Ingenico is to provide a beachhead to European merchants for Chinese powerhouse Alipay, embedding the popular mobile app into its instore payments gateway.
German cooperative bank Volksbank eG Schwarzwald Baar Hegau has become the first client to install NCR's new 'innovation experience room', a space packed with the latest technology, such as virtual reality headsets and drones, that is designed to help build digital literacy among employees and customers.
Danish neobank Lunar Way has signed deals with major banking partners in its home country and neighbours Sweden and Norway as it prepares to expand across the Nordics.
European exchange group Euronext has agreed to pay around EUR14 million for a 20% stake in central counterparty EuroCCP.
Financial services firms are still concerned about distributed ledger technology security, with transaction confidentiality a particular worry, according to a new report from Greenwich Associates.
Singapore's DBS is rolling out conversational AI technology that will allow customers to manage their money and make payments in Facebook Messenger and WhatsApp.
Following the explosion in funding last year, fintech is experiencing a "plateau" in 2016 amid investor concern about high valuations, a lack of significant IPO exits and macro-economic factors, says a new report from KPMG and CB Insights.
RBS' decision to abort the planned carve out of Williams & Glyn (W&G) and scrap plans to develop a new banking platform for the operation has hit Indian IT supplier Infosys, leading to the re-positioning of 3000 jobs.
A 'blockchain inspired' post-trade peer-to-peer network co-founded by the former CEO of Traiana Andy Coyne, is to commence beta testing with eight institutional FX market participants following successful proof-of-concept trials.
United Overseas Bank is training more than 100 commercial bankers on alternative financing as it deepens support for startups through its recent $10 million investment in equity crowdfunding platform OurCrowd.
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