88 International Startup Accelerators, Incubators & Innovation Labs Nurturing Innovators in Financial Services

December 12, 2016    By : Elena Mesropyan

As the startup ecosystem grows in complexity and enrichment with technological advancements, banks and corporations rush to seize the opportunity to harvest the best solutions available. Innovation hunters have been looking for opportunities in different ways, one of which is

Read More

Which Are the Top 3 Hottest FinTech Hubs Worldwide?

November 25, 2016    By : Elena Mesropyan

While we have been brushing through the world’s hottest FinTech hubs, we haven’t really looked at them in a comparative manner. Meanwhile, every hub is unique and carries hallmarks of its history of growth and development affected by distinctive forces.

Read More

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

Read More

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

Read More

22 FinTech Accelerators Fostering Innovation in the Financial Services Industry

April 12, 2016    By : Sofia

The 3D FinTech Challenge is a seven-week, immersive accelerator program designed to empower and accelerate technological innovation within financial services. It is a key element of Dassault Systèmes’ drive to bring accelerated technological, customer-centric innovation to the financial services industry.

Read More

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

Read More

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

Read More

Awe-Inspiring London FinTech Industry Is Firing on All Cylinders

December 30, 2015    By : Sofia

London is known to be one of the world’s hubs of innovation with a wide range of well-known disruptive startups coming from the UK’s disruption center. Along with Silicon Valley and New York, London is a place of tremendous opportunities

Read More

63 Insanely Useful APIs Across 12 Segments to Supercharge Your Product

December 11, 2015    By : Amit

We at LTP have closely watched and observed the FinTech section. We have covered many developments in the FinTech space, and one of them is APIs. We have covered companies providing APIs services and it is now time to look

Read More

International Payments and Trends in Money Transfer Technology by Mike Laven, CEO of Currency Cloud

December 10, 2015    By : Sofia

Earlier this year, UK-based international remittance FinTech company Currency Cloud raised $18 million in Series C to expand to the US. We have been following the company’s success and had the pleasure interviewing Mike Laven, CEO of Currency Cloud, about

Read More