U.K.-based virtual reality start-up, Improbable, has raised $502 million to invest in massive-scale simulation technology.
Mashreq bank in the UAE could go branchless in the future and is planning a new digital only standalone unit in the near-term.
Chatbots could help trim business costs by more than $8 billion per year by 2022, according to new research which is anticipating a surge in automated customer service programs.
A coalition of fintech firms are fighting EBA plans to ban screen scraping of customer data from online banking interfaces under the EU's revised PSD2.
Seedrs is set to launch a secondary market pilot scheme for investors "in June", according to its chief investment officer, Thomas Davies.
China's Ping An launches $1 billion Global Voyager fintech and health care fund. It'll be led by Jonathan Larsen, who joins as chief innovation officer.
The departure of the US Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) head, Thomas Curry, threatens fintech charter
Barclays has given formal engagements to eight of the 11 financial technology (FinTech) start-ups that pitched yesterday at its Rise event in London, U.K.
SWIFT has unveiled a new payment controls service that is designed to bolster customers' fraud and cyber-crime controls.
"Over $100 million has been invested in insurance technology (InsurTech) companies that have gone through Startupbootcamp's (SBC) financial technology (FinTech) accelerators," said program managing director, Sabine VanderLinden, at its second dedicated Demo Day held on Wednesday in London.
"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 Jos√© Mar√≠a Rold√°n, 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.
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Investors are set to scrutinize results from Goldman Sachs and J.P. Morgan Chase as banks report third-quarter results starting Tuesday.
The Libra Association is meeting in Geneva to review a charter and appoint a board of directors.
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