Digital Asset Holdings, the cryptocurreny outfit helmed by former JP Morgan big wig Blythe Masters, has acquired one-time Innotribe startup finalist Hyperledger.
Wells Fargo is to pilot a fusion of voice and face biometrics to authenticate mobile users of its Commercial Electronics Office (CEO) portal.
The financial affiliate of Chinese e-commerce conglomerate Alibaba has launched MYbank, an online lender targeting the country's small- and medium-sized businesses.
A Turkish man accused of masterminding a series of ATM cyberheists that netted his gang $55 million, has been extradited to the US.
Global investment in financial technology tripled last year to hit $12.2 billion, with the US market dominating, according to a report from Accenture and the Partnership Fund for New York City.
More than 3000 financial institutions have applied for .bank domain names within 24 hours of the more secure Web address going on general release.
Six European ACHs have formed a joint venture to process payments in the single euro payments area (Sepa) from a shared service platform.
Nearly half of all e-commerce transactions in the UK are now carried out on mobile devices, with tablets more popular for shopping than smartphones, according to research from Criteo.
DBS Bank has launched a dedicated 5000 square foot workspace in Hong Kong to act as a springboard fintech startups with mentoring and support.
Nasdaq has enlisted blockchain infrastructure provider Chain for its project to use digital ledger technology for the issuance and transfer of private company securities.
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