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February, 2018
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Standard Chartered to implement Moneythor PFM platform

By Moneythor

Moneythor, the technology company providing financial institutions with a digital banking toolkit powered by artificial intelligence (AI), has been selected by Standard Chartered to further advance personalisation and engagement in its digital services. (more…)

Banks, PFM/PFP services

February 5, 2018

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Online Shopping Made Easier With the New Zoutons Coupons App

Making money and saving money are the 2 sides of a single coin. Make more or save enough to make up for it. Here is the way of saving more, Zoutons way. Zoutons is one of the leading coupon aggregation website which has recently launched its new mobile app for its customers. With this mobile app, the users can access differentiated offers and coupons in one go.  The website is targeting the online e-commerce sector, which has garnered drastic boost and public interest over the past year. (more…)

Fintech news

February 5, 2018

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How Do Credit Card Points Work? A Simple Guide for Consumers

Most credit cards offer rewards like cash back or travel, but how do credit card points work? This simple guide will help you understand the fine print. (more…)

Fintech news

February 3, 2018

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Square joins bitcoin revolution; SpherePay to launch own-brand cryptocurrency

Square is joining the growing list of tech firms entering the crypto-trading markets, enabling nearly all users to buy and sell bitcoins across its Cash payments app. (more…)

Cryptocurrencies, Fintech news, POS/mPOS and online acquiring

February 2, 2018

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PayPal stutters as eBay scraps 15-year relationship

Digital auction house eBay is terminating a 15-year relationship with PayPal and instead turning to Amsterdam-based Adyen as its primary payments provider at the checkout. (more…)

Global trends, p2p-payments, Payment processors/providers/gateways

February 2, 2018

Overstock launches robo-advisor digital investment platform

By Overstock

Overstock.com (NASDAQ: OSTK) announces the launch of a digitally driven investment platform, powered by tZERO Advisors, within the online retailer’s FinanceHub™. (more…)

Global trends, Wealth management

February 2, 2018

Bitcoin Hits Multi-Month Low As Mainstream Media Keeps Up FUD Pressure

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Bitcoin dropped below $8000 today, Feb. 2, for the first time since November, 2017 as continuing pressure causes fresh sell-offs across cryptocurrency markets.

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Blockchain, Cryptocurrencies

February 2, 2018

Unicredit launches iPhone-only buddybank

Italy’s Unicredit is trying to give banking’s staid image a makeover and make it “cool” through the launch of a mobile-only subsidiary called buddybank. (more…)

Banks, Fintech news, Global trends, Mobile-first banks, p2p-payments

February 2, 2018

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Santander invests in Autofi

Santander’s fintech venture fund is to make an investment in Autofi, a US financial technology company that helps customers select and finance vehicles through their car dealers’ website and reduce the time it takes to complete the sale. (more…)

Banks, Global trends, Hotnews

February 2, 2018

British banks simplify SME account opening process

A group of British banks have come together to simplify the account opening process for small businesses, working with trade body UK Finance on a checklist of details and documents firms will need for their applications. (more…)

Banks, Fintech news, Global trends, Mobile-first banks

February 2, 2018

Brazilian Fintech EBANX Secures $30 Million Investment From FTV Capital

Brazilian fintech EBANX announced on Wednesday it has secured a $30 million investment from FTV Capital. The company states it is focused on helping global merchants grow exponentially and increase revenue in Latin America by offering end-to-end local payments solutions, which allows businesses to sell to Latin Americans without bureaucracy. (more…)

Deals

February 2, 2018

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Benefits of Using Blockchain Technology in Social Media

Although Blockchain was introduced as a means to exchange cryptocurrencies, it is growing promisingly as a medium for securing operations as well. With the help of Blockchain Technology, the world of internet is soon going to witness a secured path of online presence, transactions, social media etc. (more…)

Fintech news

February 1, 2018