FinTech Is a One-Stop Shop

November 22, 2016    By : Elena Mesropyan

A milestone moment in the financial technology world happened when a first challenger bank received its banking license, making FinTech a one-stop shop for financial services for individuals and businesses. Any service in banks’ value chain can now be substituted

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Top Banking APIs Enabling Access to Aggregated Rich Financial Data

October 27, 2016    By : Elena Mesropyan

Banking APIs constitute the core of innovative approach to building financial products. Enabling access to data for all relevant participants of the market creates an opportunity for each of them to build a superior offering as well as for consumers

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How [And Which] FinTech Startups Are Breaking Banking for Freelancers

September 13, 2016    By : Pavel Cherkashin

I posted an op-ed on the shadow banking economy and the new American dream in Yahoo Finance a few weeks back. Today, we’re going to put some practical information into practice as a part 2 to this sub-market in the

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The Most Important Thing in FinTech: Advent of APIs and Banking APIs Are Real Too

May 31, 2016    By : Amit

I am back to writing about one of my favorite topics—APIs. In 2013 and 2014, I wrote some of the very early pieces on how APIs are being used to build next-generation products and allowing developers to reduce the time

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The Hottest FinTech Investors in Europe to Back the Next Big Breakthrough in FinTech

April 27, 2016    By : Kate

Big breaks across industries don’t usually happen without VCs backing them. Success stories in most cases have co-authors and in 2016, VCs are the ones to provide a financial fuel to bright entrepreneurs and ideas with a high disruptive potential.

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An International Billion-Dollar FinTech Club

April 3, 2016    By : Sofia

A few years ago, when the word ‘unicorn’ in FinTech wasn’t such an overused term, we would still be referring to the set of companies in this article as FinTech unicorns. Fortunately, or not, it appears that the number of billion-dollar

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Netherlands FinTech: 54 Innovative Companies Making Waves Across Europe

March 11, 2016    By : Sofia

The LTP team has been actively exploring FinTech ecosystems around the world and its time we look at Netherlands’ FinTech companies as there are at least 54 very promising players shaping the future of financial services in the country and

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The Engine for FinTech Innovation Uses APIs as the Fuel [71 Profiles]

January 22, 2016    By : Amit

It won’t be wrong to say that APIs are powering a lot of new FinTech innovation. Apart from the huge drivers for FinTech innovation that we have seen – mobility, cloud, commerce innovations, analytics and big data – I think

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25 FinTech Startups That Expanded Globally Despite Regulations & Other Problems

January 19, 2016    By : Aboli

Borderless innovation is a broad topic, which includes global expansion, global networking, cross-country laws, global business opportunities and partnerships and a lot more. A few FinTech startups have been successful in global expansion. Unlike startups in other fields such as

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Adyen Expands Next Generation Point of Sale Solution to U.S. Merchants

January 16, 2016    By : LTP Team

U.S. Retailers can grow revenue with point of sale, online and mobile purchases in a single, EMV-compliant solution for the first time San Francisco, CA – [Press Release] – Adyen, a leading payments company that powers e-commerce payments globally for

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