198 start-ups from around the world applied. In the end, only 11 were selected to experience 4 months of incubation with FinTech Boost, the open-innovation programme of L’Atelier BNP Paribas.
BNP Paribas has made a move into the robo-advisory sector, buying a majority stake in Belgian specialist Gambit Financial Solutions. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Nexo standards, the open, global association dedicated to removing the barriers present in today’s fragmented global card payment acceptance ecosystem, today announces that BNP Paribas, a leader in global banking and financial services, is now offering nexo’s acquirer payment acceptance messaging protocol across 14 European countries.
Digitalising invoices has shaken up every aspect of financing accounts receivable. Digitalisation is advancing, stimulated by regulatory reforms and the spread of new technologies within businesses.
Today, the European Commission approved the proposed acquisition by Groupe PSA and BNP Paribas of the captive companies of Opel/Vauxhall.
BNP Paribas has finalised today the acquisition of Financière des Paiements Électroniques (FPE), which provides the Compte-Nickel payments account.
A Paris-based consortium of top-rank financial firms are to pool resources in the establishment of a joint venture company that plans to use distributed ledger technology to ease the post-trade processing of SME lending operations.
BNP Paribas Leasing Solutions UK has appointed Mike Quinn as the new Head of Technology Solutions (TS), taking over from Russ Pettifer.
BNP Paribas Securities Services and crowdfunding outfit SmartAngels have loaded the share registers of five of their clients onto a new platform designed to allow private companies to issue securities on the primary market and give investors access to the secondary market using blockchain technology.
Alipay, the world's largest online and mobile payment platform operated by Ant Financial Services Group ("Ant Financial", "Ant"), today announced that it has signed a MoU with the Government of Monaco, which will enable merchants in Monaco to accept payment via Alipay, giving Chinese tourists the same convenient payment experience that they enjoy at home.
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