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SoFi names Twitter COO Noto CEO
Mobile & online

SoFi names Twitter COO Noto CEO

23 January 2018  |  2739 views  |  0 comments | 2 tweets

Online lender SoFi has named Twitter COO Anthony Noto chief executive officer, filling a position vacated by co-founder Mike Cagney, who left last year amidst allegations of sexual harassment at the firm.

China regulator says fintech must serve real economy
Security

China regulator says fintech must serve real economy

16 January 2018  |  12612 views  |  0 comments

One of China's senior financial regulators has stated that the government will only support fintechs that serve the real economy, casting further doubt on the future of virtual currencies and related technologies within China.

Europe begins Open Banking era in subdued style
Security

Europe begins Open Banking era in subdued style

15 January 2018  |  17448 views  |  5 comments | 33 tweets | 38 linkedin

The EU's second Payment Services Directive (PSD2) took effect on Saturday 13 January, bringing with it the start of Open Banking, however the prospect of a sudden revolution is likely to be thwarted by unresolved technical and regulatory issues and a lukewarm reception from consumers.

FinTech Scotland appoints new CEO
Retail banking

FinTech Scotland appoints new CEO

12 January 2018  |  15984 views  |  0 comments | 9 tweets | 6 linkedin

The industry body set up to promote the fintech sector in Scotland has named Stephen Ingledew as its first chief executive.

Buffett rubbishes cryptocurrencies; South Korea preps exchange crackdown
Wholesale banking

Buffett rubbishes cryptocurrencies; South Korea preps exchange crackdown

11 January 2018  |  12954 views  |  5 comments | 16 tweets | 18 linkedin

Warren Buffett, arguably the world's most successful and respected investor, has issued a scathing assessment of cryptocurrencies and predicted a "bad ending" for the current bitcoin boom.

SETL goes live with blockchain funds platform
Wholesale banking

SETL goes live with blockchain funds platform

11 January 2018  |  9151 views  |  0 comments | 12 tweets | 11 linkedin

SETL, a blockchain-based settlement system for the investment funds industry, has gone live with its pan-European funds record keeping platform IZNES having successfully processed its first transactions.

Cleveland Fed report comparing P2P lending to subprime mortgages removed for revision

A Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland report which compared the peer-to-peer lending industry to the subprime mortgage market has been temporarily taken offline after questions were raised about the underlying data set.

Amazon Cash comes to Canada
Payments

Amazon Cash comes to Canada

14 November 2017  |  5809 views  |  0 comments | 12 tweets | 14 linkedin

Canadians can now top up their Amazon accounts by handing over cash or debit cards at their local post offices.

Fed researchers compare P2P lending to subprime mortgages
Risk & regulation

Fed researchers compare P2P lending to subprime mortgages

10 November 2017  |  10098 views  |  0 comments | 20 tweets | 16 linkedin

The peer-to-peer lending industry has the potential to destabilise consumer balance sheets, with loan performances bearing a striking resemblance to the subprime mortgage market before the 2007 crisis, warns a new paper from the Cleveland Federal Reserve.

Bank of Amazon? US regulator calls for rethink on separation of banking and commerce
Risk & regulation

Bank of Amazon? US regulator calls for rethink on separation of banking and commerce

08 November 2017  |  14510 views  |  0 comments | 41 tweets | 64 linkedin

A senior US regulator has floated the possibility of ending the long-standing separation of banking and commerce, paving the way for the likes of Amazon, Facebook and Walmart to take on Bank of America, Wells Fargo, Citi et al.

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