Making a Case for Centralized Systems

January 4, 2018    By : Elena Mesropyan

At a time when disbelief in decentralized systems may end up being an offense in Silicon Valley and beyond, I’d like to give a benefit of a doubt to the concept and modern embodiments of centralized systems, and argue that

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How the WorldPay-Vantiv Megamerger Could Change Payments

July 6, 2017    By : Michele Tivey

Yesterday’s news of the prospective $9.9 billion-dollar merger between acquirers Vantiv and WorldPay may be just more noise in the cacophony of FinTech M&A. But we FinTech geeks want to know, “What will this merger look like?” and “will the

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In the World of Invisible Payments

January 14, 2017    By : Elena Mesropyan

The invisibility of certain financial services is a cornerstone of a seamless experience, contributing to the usage growth and expanded opportunities for businesses. Invisible and uninterrupted payments experience, in particular, can have a dramatic impact on any type of service

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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

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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.

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FinDEVr 2016: What’s Hot in FinTech?

October 20, 2016    By : LTP Team

On October 18–19th, the LTP Team had the pleasure attending one of the most important events in the world of finances and beyond – FinDEVr 2016 in Silicon Valley. A powerful blend of some of the most innovative and forward-thinking

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41 International FinTech Accelerators & Incubators Nurturing the Future of the Financial Services Industry

August 29, 2016    By : Sofia

As the FinTech 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

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Worldpay Poised to Cross the $9-Billion Market Cap in the Coming IPO

May 26, 2015    By : Kate

Worldpay Limited is a payment processing company that provides payment services for mail order and Internet retailers as well as point-of-sale transactions. The company offers a range of services, including acquiring, gateway services, alternative payments, risk management and mobile payments.

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Worldpay Acquires SecureNet to Drive its Shift to a Multichannel Payments Integrator

December 24, 2014    By : LTP Team

Worldpay is one of the leading global providers of payments technology and services to merchants, partners and developers. The company recently announced that it has officially closed its acquisition of SecureNet Payment Systems from the private equity firm Sterling Partners.

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