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Dirk Kinvig

Dirk Kinvig

Web Services Manager at Finextra
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Create a new Finextra Community Group

07 Mar 2017

Finextra has over 50 live blogging Groups. Groups are a useful way for Finextra Community Members to associate their blog with other related blogs. So say, for example, you want to read blogs about the emerging social media presence of banking institutions, then Social Banks is a probably going to have a lot of useful content. We are sure that the...

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Historical white papers & research on Finextra

06 Mar 2017

Over the years, Finextra has partnered with many third party outfits to produce white papers and research that you, our readership, have downloaded/perused upon completion a short sign-up form. We have completed an archive for Finextra members to view all their downloaded white papers in once place. Think of it as your own personal library. We've a...


Phishing scammers get a bit more sophisticated

07 Apr 2016

On Tuesday 5th April, I was going through spam on my private email account checking for any emails that may have been accidentally flagged as spam. I have set up email forwarding from a website that I own and whenever I put my details into a web form, I normally use an alias for that website that forwards emails to my prvate email address. This he...



Finextra succumbs to the EU's right to be forgotten directive

06 Mar 2015

It finally happened! Finextra has received it's first notification from Google that one of our articles will no longer be listed on its Euoprean-based search results. This is due to a European data protection directive. In a message to our Web Team, Google stated that, "Due to a request under data protection law in Europe, we are no longer ab...