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SWK Bank – Couchkredit: Medienbruchfrei vom Antrag bis zur Auszahlung innerhalb von 24 Stunden

<b>Der Kampf tobt schon geraume Zeit: Wer schafft es als Erster, einen Ratenkredit medienbruchfrei in möglichst kurzer Zeit zu bewilligen. Die SWK</b> …

Emirates NBD launches Liv. digital banking

Emirates NBD, a leading bank in the region, today launched Liv., the UAE’s first digital bank targeted at millennials.<p>Liv. is aimed at providing a …

Startup Watch: Clarity Money Makes a New Run at PFM

While the term PFM is dead, the concept, employing software to watch over your finances, is more widespread than ever. It’s just called AI, spending …

Financial Services

Switzerland begins consultation on new fintech regulations

The revision should ensure that barriers to market entry for fintech firms are reduced and that the competitiveness of the Swiss financial centre is …

Regulation

French Finance Regulators Embrace Fintech

<i>With more than 1700 participants from 35 countries, the recent Paris Fintech Forum demonstrated the strength of the French Fintech ecosystem and the</i> …

Financial Services

Tobias Baumgarten: Meine FinTech-Highlights des Jahres

<b>2016 war richtig viel los in der Finanz-Technologie. Wenn es nun FinTechs sogar regelmäßig ins Handels­blatt, die Welt, FAZ und Bild schaffen, dann</b> …

Rocket Internet, FinTech Group, biw Bank starten Zinsgold: Online-Anlage von Festgeld mit 0,9 - 1,35%

<b>Das FinTech Zinsgold startet heute in Deutschland. Das von Rocket Internet gegründete Unternehmen soll Kunden eine digitale Alternative zur</b> …

Isbank launches first P2P money transfer service in Turkey

Social gets mobile with Isbank app<p>Turkey’s largest bank Isbank has launched a new P2P money transfer service, called “social account”, available for …

Fitbit Shutters The Doors On Coin

Share Email<p>The inevitable end of the mobile payment company acquired by Fitbit last May is finally here.<p>Coin, which was founded as a mobile payment …

German savings startup Raisin raises €30 million from VC linked to Trump's son-in-law

Raisin raised the Series C funding from Thrive Capital, which is founded and run by Kushner. Kushner is the brother of Jared, a key President Trump advisor and husband to Ivanka Trump.<p>Thrive has also backed successful tech startups such as Slack and Spotify, and last year raised a fresh $700 …

Fintech predictions for 2017

My 2017 predictions for the fintech industry spell out a future of continued scale and disruption, coming off the heels of what ended up being a pretty unpredictable year in 2016. In spite of that, by my count, I got 75% of my 2016 predictions right. Will I have the same level of success this year? …

Finance

€2 billion has been invested over German fintech platform Raisin

Raisin announced in a press release on Tuesday that it had passed the milestone, just three months after announcing €1.7 billion had been invested over its platform. The fintech said the money comes from 60,00 customers, up from 50,000 in September.<p>Raisin's head of Europe Katharina Lueth told …

What Agile Concepts Are Being Used Outside of Product Development?

<i>What are some examples of Agile concepts being successfully used outside of IT/software product development? originally appeared on Quora -</i> <i>the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights</i>.<p><b>Answer by Alex Cowan, Faculty at UVA Darden & Partner at</b> …

The best games for your new PC or Mac

You’ve just unwrapped your shiny new laptop, desktop, or MacBook. Now, what are you going to play on it? Whether you’ve got a gaming powerhouse that can render the true face of God or just an all-purpose computer, there’s a lot to choose from. (If you’ve got a VR headset, there are even more …

These are the top financial services providers and fintech startups

After reaching $19 billion in total in 2015, global fintech funding had already hit $15 billion by mid-August 2016. Several innovative financial services and fintech companies are driving that growth by attracting investors who are offering new financial products and services.<p>But as more and more …

The Atomic Workflow — People, Process, And Making Design Systems Happen

<i>We are all trying to figure it out: how do we design flexible and future-proof responsive websites without reinventing the wheel every time a new</i> …

N26 expands its bank of the future to 17 European countries

Berlin-based startup N26 got its own banking license a few months ago. As N26 is building a mobile-first bank without any physical branch, the startup can expand to new countries much more easily. N26 co-founder and CEO Valentin Stalf is announcing on stage at TechCrunch Disrupt that the startup is …

Startups

Digital challenger bank Atom launches online-only mortgages as it hits £100 million in deposits

Business Insider reported in September that the startup was close to launching mortgages and the startup confirmed the launch in an email on Tuesday.<p>CEO Mark Mullen told Business Insider: "What's different about our customer experience is that everything is controlled via the apps that we produce. …

What If Google Took Over Banking?

Banking is rapidly undergoing a shift because of technology. There is more software, more tools, more web-based features, and artificial intelligence …

How to talk politics at your family holiday meal this year

<b>(CNN) —</b> Mealtime talk is always fraught this time of year. In this post-election climate, even the most innocent mention of politics or social issues could threaten to turn MawMaw's house into the thunder dome.<p>Don't worry your elastic-waisted britches about it. Daniel Post Senning, an etiquette …

Self-awareness

OnePlus '3T' rumours suggest powerful new version of the 'flagship killer' smartphone on the way

The OnePlus 3 is less than half a year old , but an updated version appears to be just around the corner.<p>Several technology websites are reporting …

Mobile Technology

Facebook Messenger launches its public group chat feature “Rooms” in select markets

Facebook’s experiment with semi-anonymous social networking centered around interests, via a standalone app called Rooms, failed. But the learnings from that earlier experiment have now popped up in Facebook’s Messenger application as a new feature called Rooms, which is rolling out now in select …

Deal: Snag Bose SoundSport In-Ear Headphones for just $40 at Best Buy

If you are looking for a discount on some high-quality in-ear headphones for your smartphone, Best Buy has a deal you might want to look into. The Bose SoundSport In-Ear Headphones, which normally sell for $99.99 at the retailer, are on sale for a mere $39.99, a big $60 discount.<p>These headphones …

Snap Inc.'s 'Spectacles' are fetching as much as $2,500 on eBay

Yesterday, Snap Inc. — formerly Snapchat — started selling its first hardware product, ‘Spectacles,’ in a kooky pop-up vending machine called a ‘bot.’ The bot stays put for all of 24 hours before moving to a new location to offer up Spectacles to other crazed fans.<p>And crazed they are. Those that …

Samsung wants you to say hello to Bixby

Samsung announced this week that it will be incorporating digital assistant technology, named Bixby, into its upcoming products. This AI assistant was trademarked by Samsung last month and is created to act as a digital assistant for managing personal information.<p>Vice Chairman of Samsung …

Home Appliances

Week Ahead - Trump Reflation Comments Boost USD

<b>President-elect planning fiscal stimulus and tax cuts to boost growth</b><p>The dollar is higher versus most major pairs as it continues to surge in the …

RBS mulls return to offering teaser rates on credit cards

Royal Bank of Scotland is looking at bringing back so-called teaser rates, the special offers given to new credit card customers, just two years after it scrapped the deals and called them “indefensible”.<p>The bank is looking at bringing the product back, either as a straight way to compete in a …

Customers

Britain is getting MORE banking app startups — can they all survive?

Soldo and the "U" account are entering an already crowded market of startups pitching some form of card tied to a mobile app.<p>There are app-only startup banks (Atom, Monzo, Starling, Tandem); foreign exchange cards (Revolut, SuperCard); spending management apps (Loot); business accounts (Tide); …

Chatbots Will Be Your New Best Friend

Chatbots came on the scene in 2011 as business intelligence, artificial intelligence and messaging platforms combined into new forms of responsive technology. New ways were needed to support companies interacting with buyers and provide customer support that aligned and could evolve with changing …