Western Union: is the future bright or dark?
  Chris Skinner is Chair of the European networking forum: the Financial Services Club. He is best known as an independent commentator on Fintech [...]
Canadian Regulator: Blockchain & Fintech Needs Open Data Access for Development
  Canada’s largest securities regulator has stated that open access to data is fundamental to developing fintech solutions like blockchain technology, [...]
Vietnam’s Central Bank Establishes FinTech Steering Committee
  The governor of the State Bank of Vietnam, the country’s central bank, has signed on the decision to establish a steering committee on FinTech, or [...]
The EU is Now Targeting “Unpermissioned” Blockchains
  The EU has recently been very active in attempting to regulate digital currencies, including bitcoin. Last week, reported on the [...]
Malaysia Woos FinTech Devs for Shariah-Compliant Islamic Finance
  Malaysia’s proximity in the ASEAN region and its mix of urban, suburban and rural population makes it a suitable environment for testing and [...]
Canadian Officials: FinTech Collaboration Needed to Protect Consumers and Banks
  Canadian regulators and policy makers need to work together to ensure that the country maintains its FinTech development; however, it also needs to [...]
FinTech’s Influence in Asian Markets Grows
  Several Asian countries are experiencing a growing effect of the fintech revolution that has swept across economies as innovative solutions pave the [...]
Revolut’s Remittances Disruptor “Secures” Infamous Investors Backing
  Revolut, a UK-based money transfer service competing with banks, has appeared to gain investment from figures including “King of Mining” Ian Hannam [...]
US Treasury Bureau Issues Guidelines for Fintech Bank Charters
  The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC), an independent bureau within the U.S. Department of the Treasury, has released additional [...]
Thailand’s Largest Bank Launches International FinTech Accelerator
  Thailand’s Bangkok Bank has launched its international FinTech accelerator program called Bangkok Bank InnoHub, an intensive 12-week program that [...]