Friday, September 20, 2019

High-Frequency Trading Is New Battleground in Crypto Exchange Race

A handful of cryptocurrency exchanges are rolling out the red carpet for high-frequency traders. Read more: coindesk

KYC: A necessary evil and social good

John Erik Setsaas, VP Identity & Innovation, Signicat & Nico Strauss, Tribe Lead B2B Services, Read more: finextra

Bank of Japan: Adopting Central Bank Crypto Would Mean Dropping Cash

An official at the Bank of Japan (BoJ) has ruled out the use of central bank digital currencies Read more: coindesk

Meniga opens Singapore office

Meniga, a leading provider of digital banking solutions, has opened its newest location in Singapore, Southeast Asia. Read more: finextra

3 Trends Happening to Fintech That You Should Know About

This year is going to end up being a great one for B2B payments and lending companies, and for bank-fintech partnership -- all benefiting business. Read more: EntrepreneurEurope

Fintech is the ‘new normal’ with 55 per cent of consumers...

More than half of banking and financial services customers around the world use fintech products, according to deVere Group. Read more: YourMoney

Vertex Ventures picks $150m for US Fund II

Temasek-backed Vertex Ventures has raised $150m for its second US fund at what appears to be its final close. Read more: member.regtechanalyst.com

Rakuten Bank selects LUXHUB to meet PSD2 compliance

Luxembourg-based Rakuten Bank Europe has chosen LUXHUB to help it meet with PSD2 compliance and take advantage of open banking opportunities. Read more: member.regtechanalyst.com

Singapore Advances Digital Only Bank Sector with Five New Digital Bank...

Singapore Advances Digital Only Bank Sector with Five New Digital Bank Licenses Read more: fintechranking

Blockchain Association Takes Over Defend Crypto Campaign but Questions Linger if...

Blockchain Association Takes Over Defend Crypto Campaign but Questions Linger if this is the Right Battle Read more: crowdfundinsider