"Banking is the last vertically integrated sector left, but it is the next utility to face change," said Michael Laven, CEO of Currency Cloud.
Guillaume Touze, managing partner at Quadra, and José María Roldán, chairman of the Spanish Banking Association, discuss competition between banks and fintech.
In his annual letter, JPMorgan's Jamie Dimon gave valuable ink to a little-known non-profit that's helping fintech start-ups gain traction.
Banks have spent much of the last few years battling headwinds, but now is the time to focus on improving customer experience, an EY consultant says.
Behavox uses machine learning to analyze employees within an organization, build up a picture of workers and then flag anything untoward.
CurrencyCloud has raised £20 million ($24.3 million) for continued U.S. expansion as it seeks more of the global currency transfer market.
Philip Thomas, CEO of Ascential Events, says four to five thousand people are expected to attend the Asian edition of the fintech-focused event next year.
Former Barclays CEO Antony Jenkins discusses bank's adoption of fintech and argues that the "more innovative places are where there is no banking system."
Peter Smith, Blockchain co-founder and CEO, discusses his company's flotation plans.
Ant Financial is raising the money in dollars to fund the purchase of MoneyGram and other international companies, a source told CNBC.
Alibaba's Ant Financial Services and Dallas-based MoneyGram announced a merger valued at $880 million.
Funding Circle said lending through the platform passed £2.5 billion globally in 2016.
iZettle said the debt and equity funding will be used to pay for a recent acquisition and fuel expansion of its new lending product.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on the hot topics from the FinTech Ideas Festival including ways in which companies can cooperate with the government on preventing cyber attacks.
At the FinTech Ideas Festival, CNBC's Kayla Tausche speaks with Tim Pawlenty, Financial Services Roundtable president & CEO and former Minnesota governor, about what to expect from the upcoming administration about financial services and tax reform.
Adam Dell, Clarity Money CEO explains how his company is using artificial intelligence to assist consumers in making complex financial decisions and help manage their money better.
IBM CEO Ginni Rometty speaks to CNBC's Deirdre Bosa about President-elect Donald Trump and "new collar jobs," which she says do not require a four-year college degree.
BB&T CEO Kelly King speaks to CNBC's Kayla Tausche about how the economy and Trump administration may impact business.
Stephen Steinour, Huntington Bancshares CEO, speaks to CNBC's Kayla Tausche at the Fintech Ideas Festival about his company's outlook under the Trump administration and possible regulation.