Five Ways Financial Institutions/Authorities Work With Blockchain Technology

September 29, 2016    By : Sofia

With endless trials/projects/initiatives/region-specific consortiums/pilots, blockchain sometimes looks like one of those ‘fashion items’ in the financial services industry that institutions want to have to keep the title of ‘innovative and modern.’ Undoubtedly, some of those initiatives will end up perpetuating

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FinTech Investments Have Grown Ten Times Over in the Last Five Years

May 4, 2016    By : Kate

From $1.8 billion in 2010 to $19 billion in 2015, the volume of FinTech investments proved that FinTech is a major force in the innovation of the financial services industry. Hot spots for FinTech One of the regions that are

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BBVA Open Talent 2016: A Powerful Wheel in the Global FinTech Innovation Machine

April 18, 2016    By : LTP Team

Success stories are rarely self-written, there are always influential parties involved in the history of the most successful startups. Those parties include angel investors, VCs, accelerator programs, challenges and even past failures. All these are parts of a conveyor that

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How BBVA Open Talent Writes International Success Stories

April 12, 2016    By : LTP Team

Famous international writer Tom Clancy once wisely said,“An overnight success is ten years in the making.” While companies conceived a decade or two ago would fully feel the meaning of it, in 2016, there are companies whose overnight success sometimes

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50 Scandinavian FinTech Companies Powering Region’s Leadership in Global Innovation

March 30, 2016    By : LTP Team

Scandinavian countries are known to be some of the most prosperous and developed ones in the world. The financial services industry in the region is no exclusion as some of the most innovative and promising companies that have expanded internationally

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Stockholm’s FinTech Is Europe’s No. 2 Innovation Hub

March 9, 2016    By : Sofia

The next stop in our FinTech hub haul is in Stockholm as the Swedish city is considered to be one of the hottest FinTech hubs in Europe. Stockholm School of Economics, in collaboration with Stockholm Business Region Development, has performed

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Got Bitcoin? Here is Where You Can Exchange It

January 13, 2016    By : Sofia

AlphaPoint is a technology company that powers digital currency exchanges and provides institutions aggregated access and order routing to digital currency markets. The platform can process nearly 1 million transactions per second. Anycoin Direct is an instant buying and selling

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Everything You Wanted to Know About FinTech in Europe

January 1, 2016    By : Sofia

FinTech in Europe has never been more exciting. The continent’s ecosystem with innovative companies in emerging financial services has been a serious competition to the global financial industry giants with some of the most promising startups and FinTech “unicorns” coming

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13+ Hottest FinTech Startups From Nordic Countries

December 7, 2015    By : Priti

Nordic countries have always stood out in the hi-tech industry, especially in the field of telecommunications. Sweden, Finland and Denmark are renowned for their highly developed telecommunications equipment and handset manufacturing industries. Global telecom companies like Ericsson (Sweden), Nokia (Finland)

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