Little-Known Identity & Auth Startup From Bangalore Wins RBI’s Payment Innovation Contest – Meet Signzy

June 27, 2016    By : Amit

I have heard this saying a few times in the last five years that “Payments without authentication is just accounting.” Identification and authentication is a very important sector of the payments industry and also the broader FinTech sector. In a

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3 Surprising Ways Blockchain Could Transform Commerce and Disrupt Uber

June 27, 2016    By : Sofia

Blockchain technology continues to make headlines. It seems nearly every global financial institution nowadays is involved in blockchain-related initiatives one way or another. We have been reviewing the blockchain ecosystem for quite a while now and have seen interesting if

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How FinTech Transforms Supply Chain Finance

June 27, 2016    By : Kate

Supply chain finance is a massive industry with $2 trillion in financeable highly secure payables globally and a potential revenue pool of $20 billion, according to the estimations made in the report by McKinsey. Since 2010, the revenues are suggested

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An Ornamental Chip

June 26, 2016    By : Mike Marenick

At the end of last year, two of the biggest credit card companies in America officially rolled out their newest technology—the microchip. Visa and MasterCard paraded this advancement as an answer to the swipe technology that was employed for decades. Hundreds

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Fintech and Traditional Banks: The Beginning of a Beautiful Friendship

June 26, 2016    By : Tom Villante

Today’s technology-led companies are intent on disrupting industry after industry, abolish decades of profitable business models and force cash cows out of business. Competition with Netflix busted Blockbuster. Borders bombed as consumers move online to buy books from Amazon. And

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American Express Previews Amex Bot for Facebook Messenger at Cannes-Lions

June 26, 2016    By : LTP Team

Cannes, France, June 23, 2016–American Express today unveiled its plans to work with Facebook to explore innovative new experiences to interact with card members in Messenger. The concept demonstrated how American Express® card members could sign up to receive real-time

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Can Authorized Transactions Protect Our Bank Accounts?

June 25, 2016    By : Mike Marenick

It seems like every week we hear about another data breach. The industry is buzzing about EMV chip cards and tokenization to protect from fraud. But what are we doing to protect our bank accounts? I read an article recently

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The Solution to the Segmented Mobile Payments Industry

June 25, 2016    By : Robert McHugh

It’s difficult to find an industry as segmented as mobile payments. No single platform or application has emerged as the clear favorite, with companies big and small trying to find their position in the market. While this offers consumers plenty

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Hyperwallet Expands Prepaid Capabilities in Partnership with Choice Bank

June 25, 2016    By : LTP Team

New alliance enables additional prepaid card currencies and broadens program reach San Francisco, California – Hyperwallet, a top global payouts provider to the new economy, today announced a partnership with Choice Bank. The alliance is intended to bolster Hyperwallet’s already

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Thoughts of the Day From WIRED Money Together With BBVA 2016 in London

June 24, 2016    By : Kate

As Thursday comes to an end, another big event in the financial world resumes, perpetuating a fresh chapter in the discussions around the latest trends in the industry. Right after the MoneyConf in Madrid, LTP’s CEO Aditya Khurjekar had the

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