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Author: Fiona.McFarlane@digital-startup.com

Fintech flies the flag in Lithuania

May 31, 2019

As countries across Europe battle for their share of the accelerating fintechsector, Lithuania has emerged as one of the front runners. The number of fintech firms based in the country has swelled from just 10 in 2015 t...

Citi reveals plans for new business line with Mastercard

March 29, 2019

Citi’s Treasury and Trade Solutions (TTS) has announced the development of a new business line for consumers to make digital payments to institutions. As part of this new digital consumer payments business, Citi has chos...

Klarna launches an Open Banking Platform

March 29, 2019

Klarna has announced the launch of its own Open Banking Platform. This platform will enable access to more than 4,300 European banks through a single Access to Account (XS2A) API in line with Payment Services Directive (...

ABN AMRO hands 75% of mortgage arm to InfoSys

March 29, 2019

It’s official. Infosys, the global leader in next-generation digital services and consulting has just announced a strategic partnership with the Dutch super bank ABN AMRO, the third largest in the Netherlands. Mohit Jos...

Successful Marco Polo pilot for Commerzbank & Landesbank Baden-Württemberg

March 28, 2019

Commerzbank and Landesbank Baden-Württemberg (LBBW) announced two successful  commercial transactions via data transfer between Voith and KSB  using the trade finance network Marco Polo on R3’s Corda blockchain...

A new fund drive for DIFC Hive

March 18, 2019

The Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) has unveiled a $10 million fintech fund for start-ups in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA). According to Essa Kazim, governor at DIFC, the approximate size of t...

Re:Work AI Summit

March 11, 2019

The RE WORK Deep Learning in Finance Summit is back in London on March 19th and 20th. With confirmed speakers from Visa, Google Cloud, Monzo, UBS, J.P Morgan and more, it is not an event to be missed. From Financial Fore...

Rabo Ventures ready to expand

March 8, 2019

The Netherland’s second largest banking and financial services firm has recently announced a  £69.9 million injection into their venture fund arm Rabo Frontier Ventures, bringing their fund to a total value of...

CitiDirect unveils BE® Digital Onboarding 

March 8, 2019

Customer onboarding has changed significantly in the past decade, with many firms unveiling intuitive and simple programs inspired by the customer service quality seen in pure tech firms.  Joining their ranks this m...

Money 20/20 creates Rise Up Programme

March 8, 2019

On Women's Day this year, Money20/20 Europe is opening applications for its trailblazing Rise Up, a programme designed to empower the next generation of women in financial services leadership. Launched in partnershi...

Coinfirm Brings Transparency and Trust to Crypto

February 27, 2019

Coinfirm is the world's leading provider of anti-money laundering (AML) risk assessment products and services, offering a variety of off-the-shelf and tailored AML products for companies and financial institutions operat...

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