P2P

Standalone Zelle app comes to the Play Store

Various US banks added support for money transfers via Zelle over the last few months, but support is far from universal. Zelle is now available to …

Banking

Mastercard: Now…and Later

Last Thursday, <b>Mastercard</b> (MA) held its investor day, one that was well received by investors, as the stock gained 2.7% that day. So what can it do …

Mastercard

Digging into Apple Pay Cash, iMessage’s new P2P payments system

All the digital payment players have at least one peer-to-peer payment program in their portfolios and soon, Apple will join the rest of them with …

Banking

Australian Solar Panels Manufacturer Uses ICO, Crypto Tokens for P2P Energy Trading

Power Ledger, an Australian solar power panel manufacturing company expects the Blockchain to improve efficiency in the energy market by enabling …

Bitcoin

You Can Now Use Your Beep Card in P2P Buses Traveling Between Laguna and Makati!

IMAGE FACEBOOK/P2P Premium Bus Service<p>Good news! Commuters between <b>Laguna</b> and <b>Makati City</b> riding <b>TAS Trans’ point-to-point (P2P) buses</b> can now pay for …

Philippines

What is blockchain and what are some applications of blockchain?

First, what is blockchain and how it differs from bitcoin?<p>Blockchain is the technology behind bitcoin, ether, and most other cryptocurrencies. <b>Bitcoin</b> …

Bitcoin

Why security is king in P2P lending

Having a dedicated in house recoveries team is key and they need experience of handling bad debts and the various processes that can be undertaken to …

Finance

6 Alternative Ways To Finance Your Business | Articles | Finance

Before diving into the nitty-gritty of business, you should have raised a significant (relative) amount of capital. It is not wise to start a …

FinTech

Buy-to-let property platform hits £50m milestone

A platform allowing investors to join together to fund the purchases of residential rental properties has hit the £50m fundraising milestone.<p>Founded …

Real Estate

Five places for Millennials to invest their money, other than property

Life sucks for an aspiring property owner right now.<p>You probably already know that the average price of a house in Australia ($656,800) is several …

Australian News

Customer Experience and Confidence in Digital Payments

<b>Dr. N. Rajendran – Chief Technology Officer, NPCI</b><p>Our country is riding on a new wave of digitized services and payments, signifying a …

Customer Experience

Nuber: The End of Uber and Central Authority

A recent study found that "drivers were finding ways to trick the algorithms that Uber uses to control them to cancel fares they didn't want and to …

Bitcoin

Dether, World's First P2P Ether Network to Be a Game Changer for Ethereum Mass Adoption

<b>Bitcoin Press Release:</b> <i>Ethereum smart contracts powered Dether empowers users to buy Ether with cash and spend it at physical stores.</i> <b><br>August 4, 2017,</b> …

Bitcoin

Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund invests in risky peer-to-peer lending platform from China

Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund, GIC Pte Ltd has reportedly invested a whopping $220 million along with other investors in Dianrong – a …

FinTech

5 Questions To Ask Before Using A Peer-To-Peer Mobile Payment App

It’s never been easier to split the bill with your friends — from “Venmo-ing” $20 for a birthday gift or Facebook messaging $12 for your share of …

Banking

Singapore's GIC leads $220 million funding round for Chinese P2P lender Dianrong

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Chinese peer-to-peer lending platform Dianrong has raised $220 million from Singapore sovereign fund GIC Pte Ltd [GIC.UL] and other investors to fund R&D in China and potential ventures elsewhere in Asia.<p>Illustration photo of the Dianrong logo on the company's website April …

China

Cryptocurrency exchanges leave, what’s next?

<b>Dangerous market players</b><p>It will be silly to discuss for the hundredth time the incident with the BTC-e. As result we know that old methods of …

Graphic: Blockchain for Every Industry

By Jeremiah Owyang and Jaimy Szymanski<p>Blockchain technology has the potential to upend the way every industry manages its information and data, not …

Bitcoin

If You Use Services Like Venmo For The Wrong Purpose, You Could Lose Money

There are a plethora of peer-to-peer payment options on the market, think Venmo, Facebook Payments, or Square Cash. Each offer users an easy, …

Banking

SMBs Can Now Apply for Loans Through Bank of America’s Mobile App

With its consumer mobile banking upgrades well underway, Bank of America is turning its attention to businesses. Small business clients can now apply …

Banking

P2P Payment Transactions to Exceed $120 Billion This Year

The use of mobile peer-to-peer (P2P) payment apps such as Venmo in the US will continue to grow by double digits through 2021, according to …

Banking

Planning to Make Mobile Payment App?

Building peer-to- peer mobile payment app is not as difficult as you think if you have an idea in your mind and aware with different features that …

Banking

5 Fintech Startups Under the Radar

Fintech is growing more quickly than ever, but sometimes we have a tendency to focus on the innovations made by the big companies, leaving smaller …

Startups

NordVPN review: A great choice for Netflix fans, but who's running the show?

<b>NordVPN in brief:</b><b>P2P allowed:</b> Yes. Dedicated servers.<b>Business location:</b> Panama<b>Number of servers:</b> 956<b>Number of country locations:</b> 57<b>Cost:</b> $69 (billed annually)Panama-based NordVPN is a popular choice among VPN users and is also the recipient of much praise from experts. After spending some time with …

United States

Peer-to-peer trading, renewables and blockchain: What’s inside Ofgem’s ‘Regulatory Sandbox’

An EDF-led consortium is aiming to trial a local, peer-to-peer (P2P) power trading platform enabled by blockchain as one of a number of projects …

FinTech

Facebook Creeps Into Payments

<b>In a move which could mean more dilution of bank revenues, Facebook has won approval for a P2P patent in Australia. It might also herald the same</b> …

Banking

Looking at the top 70 altcoins by the problems they're looking to solve.

My perspective<p>I definitely think we’re in a huge bull market right now. Everyone is excited about cryptocurrencies and the future of decentralized …

Bitcoin

Singapore banks come together for new P2P service

June 28, 2017<p>The Association of Banks in Singapore announced that PayNow, a new person-to-person funds transfer service, will be available to …

Banking

Apple’s becoming a bank by the back door

WHY THIS MATTERS IN BRIEF<p>Increasingly Apple wants to be your wallet, your payment provider, and maybe one day your bank of choice, but if they do …

Banking

Itochu banks on P2P lending in Indonesia

TOKYO -- Itochu will invest roughly $50 million in an Indonesia peer-to-peer lending business that sees the Southeast Asian country's underdeveloped …

FinTech