FinTech

DIFC

DIFC Announces Enactment of Electronic Transactions Law 2017

29/05/2017(0)
Dubai International Financial Centre Authority (DIFC Authority) has announced that His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, in his capacity as the Ruler of Dubai, has enacted new ... Read More
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Cecabank and Grant Thornton create Spain’s first blockchain banking consortium

29/05/2017(0)
Spanish wholesale bank Cecabank and consulting firm Grant Thornton have created the first blockchain consortium in Spain. Called Blockchain Banking Consortium, the project intends to progressively develop the potential ... Read More
Copenhagen FinTech

Copenhagen FinTech and Singapore Fintech Hub signs Memorandum of Understanding

26/05/2017(0)
“It is the right time and with the right people” stated H.E. Dorte Bech Vizard, Ambassador of Denmark to Singapore and Brunei, at the signing of the first Memorandum ... Read More
Fintech

Development of FinTech innovation within the ASEAN region; IFC and MAS collaboration

24/05/2017(0)
IFC and Monetary Authority of Singapore Collaborate to Advance FinTech Innovation in Asia IFC, a member of the World Bank Group and the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) signed ... Read More
ethereum

Ethereum Enterprise Alliance Adds 86 New Members Including DTCC, State Street And Infosys

22/05/2017(0)
The Ethereum Enterprise Alliance, an initiative to standardize a business version of Ethereum that launched in February, announced that it has added 86 new members, including heavyweights such as ... Read More
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EBA consults on its guidance for the use of cloud computing

19/05/2017(0)
The European Banking Authority (EBA) launched today a consultation setting out its guidance for the use of cloud service providers by financial institutions. The EBA Recommendations intend to clarify ... Read More
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Google now lets you pay for things on your phone with any of your saved cards

18/05/2017(0)
Google wants to make it a little easier to pay for things through third-party apps and through Google Assistant. However, to date, you’ve only been able to use your ... Read More
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IBM and Chile´s Santiago Exchange to Deliver World´s First Securities Lending Blockchain Solution

18/05/2017(0)
IBM (NYSE: IBM) and Chile’s Santiago Exchange, the largest in the country, today announced a partnership to introduce Blockchain technology across the country’s financial sector. The agreement makes the ... Read More
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boon with Apple Pay continues growth in Europe with market launch in Italy

17/05/2017(0)
First fully digitised mobile payment solution with Apple Pay Today Wirecard is bringing Apple Pay to boon customers in Italy. boon is the first fully digitised mobile payment solution ... Read More
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Standard Chartered Bank Announces Intent to Join Thomson Reuters KYC Managed Service for Africa

17/05/2017(0)
Standard Chartered Bank today announced its intent to join Thomson Reuters Org ID regional managed service solution for Know Your Customer (KYC) due diligence in South Africa. Standard Chartered ... Read More
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