2015 has been an incredible year for FinTech. This infographic explores the biggest trends and most important deals of the year, along with the key figures taking the industry in new and exciting directions.
With so many exciting advances in the sector, it’s only natural that the innovators who have made 2015 such an exciting year in FinTech should be celebrated. Now in their second year, the FinTech Innovation Awards are an annual celebration of the best and brightest products, people and organisations in financial technology. Entries for the 2016 awards – which cover the the most exciting innovations of 2015 – are open until 1 December, 2015.
Check out our 2016 infographic on the state of European payments here!
Coinable became the latest cryptocurrency exchange company to receive a licence that allows it to operate in the state of New York.
The Emerging Payments Association discuss the impact of Brexit on the fintech industry at the latest payments industry event.
Following a milestone in August, when spending via contactless accounted for 20% of all card transactions in the UK, the technology has reached another: contactless now makes up a quarter of all UK card transactions, according to the latest figures from the UK Card Association (UKCA).
Ford Motor Co and Amazon have announced a collaboration that will see Amazon’s Alexa integrated into Ford vehicles as a voice-activated digital assistant.