Tag Archives: fintech

The OCC has just taken another step toward a national fintech charter
  Today it released a draft of the licensing manual supplement that will be used by fintech companies digital currency and blockchain companies among [...]
Fusing Blockchain and IoT: An Interview With Filament’s CEO
  For Allison Clift-Jennings, her interest in blockchain technology was fueled by some research she was engaged in around three disciplines that have [...]
UK Government Considers Blockchain for ‘Digital Strategy’ Plan
  Blockchain and smart contracts are to feature among the U.K. government’s key technologies as it works at pushing its digital strategy plan, in a [...]
Payment App for Foreign Tourists Wins FinTech Award in Iran
  ZPay, a payment application for foreign tourists in Iran, has won Bank Pasargad Iran’s award for best fintech innovation at the First Fintech [...]
Ireland Is Becoming a “Landing Spot” for Blockchain Tech
  The Republic of Ireland, as it is officially referenced, has a population of 4,757,976 according to the 2016 census. The county’s economy grew a [...]
Google Ventures Conducts First FinTech Investment
  Currencycloud, a London fintech world leader in cross-border payments, announced that it has raised £20 million ($25 million) from Google’s venture [...]
PBoC Chief: FinTech is Our Future, the Yuan’s Stable
  The People’s Bank of China (PBoC) chief and other top PBoC officials held a press conference in Beijing Friday discussing the yuan, capital control, [...]
New Regulatory Sandbox Could Boost Blockchain Tech in Canada
  The federal government is looking for ways to help blockchain startups jumpstart a slowing economy and make Canada a global mecca for the fledgling [...]
The UK Struggles to Fill FinTech Positions
  As the global FinTech hub you would think that the U.K. has no problem when it comes to recruiting new talent for its financial technology sector. [...]
Iran Launches a FinTech Association to Push for Development
  Iranian financial technology companies have banded together to create Iran’s FinTech Association, several months after the Central Bank of Iran [...]