Posts Tagged ‘FinTech’
Fintechsit Thomson Reuters Hong Kong Fintech

Thomson Reuters Signs Strategic Hong Kong Fintech Innovation Partnership

by JP Buntinxon December 12, 2017
Fintech innovation has quickly become the buzzword in the financial sector. Every player wants to innovate, but few can do it on their own.Thomson Reuters struck a major partnership to make this fintech innovation happen. Their new agreement with the Hong Kong Applied Science and Technology Research Institute is well worth paying attention to. Bringing […]
Fintechist UK Alternative Finance

Alternative Finance is Booming in the United Kingdom

by JP Buntinxon December 11, 2017
A lot of things are changing in the world of finance. Challenger banks and fintech startups effectively rival established financial institutions. In the UK, we see the online alternative finance market grow by leaps and bounds. Just last year, this industry noted a growth of 43%. It is now worth a total of GBP 4.6Bn, […]

Fintechist Robeco Fintech Fund

Robeco Launches a Global Fintech Equities Fund

by JP Buntinxon November 21, 2017
It is not surprising to see companies focus their attention on launching a fintech fund. Robeco is the first major entity to do so. Their Global Fintech Equities fund focuses on wholesale and retail investors. The objective is to give these investors exposure to companies transforming the financial sector as a whole. An interesting development […]
Fintechist Singapore Philippines Fintech Agreement

Singapore and Philippines Sign Collaborative Fintech Agreement

by JP Buntinxon November 17, 2017
Fintech agreements between different nations are always worth keeping an eye on. The Philippines and Singapore signed such an agreement not too long ago. As part of this deal, both countries will focus even more on financial innovation. These are two very big markets in the world of finance. A lot of the current services […]

Fintechist Malaysia DLT Finance

Malaysia Eyes DLT as Major Game Changer for Digital Markets

by JP Buntinxon November 6, 2017
Blockchain technology remains of great interest to banks and regulators. Especially in Malaysia, things are certainly looking bright right now. Securities Commission Malaysia will focus on various blockchain trials. They are also optimistic about their overall digital markets initiatives. An interesting future awaits the country, that much is rather evident. Financial innovation is a big […]
Fintechist Australia Fintech Startups

Australia’s Fintech Scene is Firing on all Cylinders Despite Mounting Challenges

by JP Buntinxon November 4, 2017
Fintech is a booming industry in Australia right now.After a few difficult years, things are finally heading in the right direction. Median revenue has almost tripled and local companies are gaining global recognition. Moreover, startups are effectively rivaling banks, which is a positive sign. The Annual FinTech Australia Census report by Ernst & Young is […]