Tag: FinTech

Visa’s African Fintech Bootcamp Is A Golden Opportunity for Bitcoin and Blockchain Startups

Africa is one of the regions where Bitcoin and cryptocurrency can make a significant impact over the coming years. Even though Bitcoin adoption is relatively small in the region, things are slowly starting to improve thanks to services such as BitPesa. But Visa is eyeing the African continent as well, as they want to host a fintech bootcamp in Nairobi   Visa Opens The Door For Bitcoin And Blockchain The …
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UK Payments Regulator Gets Rid of Bank Monopoly With Aggressive Strategy

For the longest time, banks have held a monopoly position over infrastructure projects related to the payments sector. That situation is changing rapidly, as the UK’s Payments System Regulator has broken up the monopoly. Instead, they want third-party service providers to compete in the national payments infrastructure projects. More Competition Among UK Payment Service Providers It is always positive to see regulators take matters into their own hands, at least …
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Deutsche Bank Appoints Two New Innovation Team Members

Deutsche Bank has not made media headlines in a positive manner all that often lately. That situation is about to change, as the institution is putting more focus on their innovation team. Fintech, the blockchain, and other technologies that can be of use will all be looked at. Moreover, two new team members have been added to oversee these changes. Deutsche Bank Goes In The Right Direction After all of …
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China Is The New King of The Fintech Hill

Very few people will be surprised to hear that China is becoming the global leader in the fintech sector. Although the crown was held by regions such as London and Silicon Valley in the past, China is becoming the net market leader where fintech is concerned–or that is what the report published by DBS and EY tells the world. China Dominates Fintech Rankings As Of Right Now The fintech movement …
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