After Bitcoin's disastrous fall in price in late 2018, many analysts and traders claim Ripple will be the next to boom in the cryptocurrency industry. In one of the interviews in a Forbes article about the potential rise of Ripple,...
In the move to expand operations in Asia, particularly in Japan and Korea, German Fintech company Wirecard is partnering with Japan Telecommunicating company Softbank. Softbank is investing in the company, acquiring almost 5.6% stake of Wirecard. The deal was announced...
Facebook is currently in talks with exchanges about a possible listing of a cryptocurrency, a report in "The New York Times" revealed. The world's most popular social media channel is among the internet outfits like Telegram and Signal who...
Nigerian credit startup firm Migo raised $20 million in the recent Series B funding round. The company is the latest fintech business to gear its services towards Africans in need of credit. The Series B funding round was led by...
The University of the Philippines has officially signed a memorandum of agreement with PayMaya, an online payment account and the fintech arm of Philippine Long Distance Telephone Company (PLDT), to provide cashless solutions for students and staff at the...
A study by Financial News revealed that the gender gap in the UK’s leading financial technology companies is wider as compared to that in investment banks. Financial News notes that this is jarring especially as the fintech sector is...
According to a news report by the Startup Kingdom, Cambodian fintech platform is growing ‘incredibly fast’ despite almost 78 percent of its population unbanked. Currently, there are more than 50 fintech companies which are active. The digital platform sector is...
Artificial intelligence remains to be a fascinating concept for most people, often being defined by popular films such as The Matrix, Bicentennial Man, and even Ex Machina and Avengers: Age of Ultron. These movies showed advances which allowed governments...
Fintech company Fingopay has selected Manchester as the first city to enjoy its revolutionary payment system, says Invest in Manchester. To be globally launched in the summer of 2019, the service will be available in select hospitality and recreational...
Multinational financial services corporation Visa has acquired Very Good Security (VGS) a few days after investing in Plaid, said CrunchBase. The company did not publicize the amount it funneled into VGS, a firm that seeks to improve the cybersecurity...

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