FinTech News

Fintech is an industry composed of companies that compete with traditional financial institutions by implementing new, innovative technologies into their working process. The cryptocurrency Fintech sector has been exploring the use of blockchain and blockchain-based applications as a new technology to challenge traditional ways of doing business. Blockchain, smart contracts and cybersecurity are some of the most actively researched areas of Fintech. Crypto Fintech sees cryptocurrencies as a means of establishing a secure and traceable way of transferring assets and getting rid of intermediaries. However, blockchain is not only suitable for regular transactions, but may help in such fields as voting and dividends management by establishing a trusted and immutable network with unchangeable records about past events.

Opinion
If we ever want legitimacy for digital assets in the world of mainstream finance, we need legitimate financial education.
Financial literacy will make the digital asset industry sustainable for the future
Antoni Trenchev
2020-09-19T18:00:00+01:00
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Expert Take
The IRS has a strong interest in receiving information from informed whistleblowers about offshore crypto accounts and criminal crypto tax activity.
Illicit crypto transactions are getting more attention from the government
Selva Ozelli
2020-09-19T15:00:00+01:00
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Opinion
With regulators unlikely to change old-fashioned rules in favor of the emerging market, DeFi might be burdened under fraud and new portions of restrictions.
DeFi: A shrinking window of opportunity
Oleksii Konashevych
2020-09-12T14:00:00+01:00
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News
Ripple’s Japanese partner wants to lead financial innovation in the country.
SBI Holdings to set up blockchain-based digital stock exchange in Osaka
Helen Partz
2020-09-04T09:25:26+01:00
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News
Australian government report on the future of fintech and regtech suggests blockchain technology is critical to Australia’s future
All fintech companies will use blockchain within 10 years: Aussie government report
Joshua Mapperson
2020-09-04T04:39:35+01:00
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News
Another action-packed week for crypto in Japan has passed.
Cryptocurrency news from Japan: Aug. 23 - Aug. 28 in review
Benjamin Pirus
2020-08-29T20:00:00+01:00
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News
The traditional banking sector is lagging behind in the race with crypto.
A new report from Mexico says banks are used to launder money more than crypto
Felipe Erazo
2020-08-26T22:52:00+01:00
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News
The Competition and Markets Authority find no reason that the merger will affect competition in the U.K. consumer-to-business electronic payments sector.
UK antitrust regulators give Visa’s fintech acquisition a green light
Jack Martin
2020-08-24T13:46:00+01:00
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