Sunday, March 24, 2019

UK and Turkey push Islamic finance through fintech

The UK and Turkey have launched a joint initiative to try and scale Islamic finance through the fintech sector. Read more: www.bankingtech.com

LedgerPrime Raises $12 Million for Crypto Quant Trading

LedgerPrime, a digital asset investment firm led by former Wall Street whizzes, has closed on $12 million of institutional capital and secured commitments for another $8 million. Read more: coindesk.com

IPC Invests in GreenKey Technologies

Dealing room communications outfit IPC has invested in GreenKey Technologies (GK), the creator of AI, natural language processing tech for financial markets. Read more: finextra.com

Europe’s army of fintech start-ups

Plenty of discussions and arguments have been devoted to analysing why Europe can’t compete with the US and China in creating tech giants. Read more: www.bankingtech.com

FinTech investment in France has increased more than five-fold since 2014

Last years saw the first FinTech investment valued over $50m recorded in the country Read more: fintech.global

Data strategy for driving growth of financial institutions

Bank assets are all tangible and intangible resources which are owned or controlled by a bank Read more: www.finextra.com

Will challenger banks motivate change?

The need for a digital transformation of the banking industry has been obvious for years and the window of opportunity is about to close. Read more: www.bankingtech.com

FinTech Revolution: Not there yet

As the month of March draws nearer, there is bound to be a lot of discussion about gende Read more: www.finextra.com

South Korean capital to invest over $1bn in FinTech, blockchain startups

The Seoul Metropolitan Government has committed over $1 billion to invest in innovative startups by 2022, including blockchain firms. Read more www.coindesk.com

FinTechs do not fear Brexit … at least not, yet

LONDON -- Brexit is an unavoidable topic in the United Kingdom these days. Unless of course, you attended Finovate Europe. Read more: bankinnovation.net