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Revolut opens tech hub in Berlin News 

Revolut opens tech hub in Berlin

Fintech startup Revolut is opening a small tech hub in Berlin. There’s already a ton of fintech talent in the city, as it’s the hometown of N26. The company plans to hire 80 people at first for many different tech jobs, from software engineering to data science, product and growth. And this isn’t just about […]

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Africa’s Fintech Ecosystem Raised $320m And Grew 60% In Two Years News Uncategorized 

Africa’s Fintech Ecosystem Raised $320m And Grew 60% In Two Years

Yoco is a successful South African fintech startup, which offers a this card reader. Africa’s fintech companies have raised $320 million in funding since January 2015 and the ecosystem has surged 60% in the last two years. The continent’s fintech firms have grown to 491 from 301 in 2017, while the $132.8 million raised in […]

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Compared: Facebook Libra and Calibra vs Apple Pay News 

Compared: Facebook Libra and Calibra vs Apple Pay

Last week, Facebook announced Calibra, a subsidiary of the social network that will introduce a digital wallet for Libra, a new blockchain currency for use by anyone who can use Messenger and WhatsApp, even those without access to fundamental financial services. AppleInsider compares what Facebook’s offering will provide with Apple Pay and its plethora of […]

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Online bank Monzo valued at £2bn following £113m funding round News 

Online bank Monzo valued at £2bn following £113m funding round

Funding round includes Y Combinator Continuity, Latitude Venture Partners, General Catalyst and Stripe Online-only bank Monzo has closed a new funding round doubling the startup’s valuation to more than $2.5 billion (£2 billion), making it one of the UK’s most highly valued fintech companies. Monzo last raised funding late last year at a valuation of […]

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A Low-Risk Way to Bet on Fintech and Blockchain News 

A Low-Risk Way to Bet on Fintech and Blockchain

  There’s no shortage of companies working to disrupt the financial services industry. Shares of fintech companies like Square and PayPal have soared in recent years, with investors betting there’s money to be made removing friction and reducing costs in the payments industry. As the world continues to shift away from cash and toward digital […]

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UK bank to trial fingerprint technology for card payments News 

UK bank to trial fingerprint technology for card payments

Frint technology for card payments Two hundred customers are to take part in the pilot, which will enable them to use their fingerprint to verify payments. “Contactless” refers to a cashless method of paying for something, whereby a customer physically hovers or places their card or contactless device over a reader to make a payment. […]

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Facebook’s cryptocurrency could be a $19 billion revenue opportunity News 

Facebook’s cryptocurrency could be a $19 billion revenue opportunity

Payments could help Facebook develop an entirely new revenue stream aside from advertising — something “sorely needed at this stage of the company’s narrative,” says Barclays internet analyst Ross Sandler. Barclays see as much as $19 billion in additional revenue in its “upside case” for Facebook by 2021 if its cryptocurrency plans work out. The […]

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How Blockchain to Fintech can Increase Your Profit! News 

How Blockchain to Fintech can Increase Your Profit!

How Blockchain to Fintech can Increase Your Profit! Image Credit: Stockunlimited Since the past couple of years,  Blockchain is the buzzed terms for the industry. “A subsequently step that maintains a continuous growth of transactions from distributed traditional method towards modern database globally to integrate with all types of machines and source of data”. “The Blockchain […]

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