Barclays has released a video showing a typical, yet complex, ATM scam that leaves people completely in the dark about the fact that they have just been scammed. read more ..
Square co-founder McKelvey talks about what the biggest pain points are that need solving in payments right now, what companies he's excited by and where the biggest opportunities for technology to make an impact on the world are. read more ..
China’s UnionPay has knocked Visa off the number one spot when it comes to card payments globally. That’s according to a new report from RBR, which says Visa has had the biggest scheme globally since 2010, UnionPay is handled more by value of card payments in 2015. read more ..
Rocket Internet teams up with FinTech Group AG to offer banking services in Europe.
Mobile banking in the UK being described as a "consumer-led revolution" and that's not a surprise given that customers are using them 7,610 times every minute - four billion times a year, according to a new report by the British Bankers' Association.
In another big deal for the global payments industry this week, credit card firm Visa has inked a partnership with digital payments processor PayPal.
MasterCard has bought Vocalink for £700m ($920m) in a deal that has been rumoured for months.
At the Tech Open Air conference in Berlin last week, we sat down with Finleap co-founder and managing partner, Ramin Niroumand, to talk about why the studio model suits financial technology businesses, Berlin's fintech scene and what the future of finance will look like.
Despite using cash, or at the very least seeing it, every single day, 60% of British people still don't know who the people on the notes are. This infographic seeks to remedy that so you can tell your Charles Darwin from your Adam Smith.
MasterCard is bracing itself for a £19 billion class-action filed for imposing allegedly illegal processing fees that were passed onto shoppers between 1992 and 2008.
In the latest episode of FinTalk we sit down with the founder of UK remittance firm WorldRemit, Ismail Ahmed.
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Nearly two-thirds of Americans believe that cash will die out within their lifetime with payments being made with credit/debit cards and other electronic forms of payments.
The five fintech startups joining credit card company’s Capital One’s new fintech accelerator in Nottingham have been named, including Credit Kudos, Multisense, Pariti, Warwick Analytics and WealRo.
Santander Innoventures raises fresh $100m fund to invest in fintech startups.
Plastic cards are no longer needed for ATM cash withdrawals as FIS has partnered with Payments Alliance International (PAI), America's largest, privately-held provider of ATM processing and maintenance services, to bring mobile cash withdrawal to 70,000 ATM locations.
We sat down with the head of growth for Stripe Nordics, Sebastian Fuchs, co-founder of Stockholm startup hub SUP46 to talk about his move to Stripe, fintech in the Nordics and payments trends in the region.
New research sheds light on what Europeans think about biometric technology and how it can influence the payment experience.