Cryptocurrency exchange FTX says it has started the process of for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in the US, and that founder Sam Bankman-Fried is stepping down as CEO.
The Monetary Authority of Singapore and the Federal Reserve Bank of New York are teaming up to explore the use of wholesale CBDCs for cross-border payments.
Digital Isle of Man (an executive branch of the Isle’s government) has announced the launch of the Fintech Innovation Challenge, an opportunity to engage with international stakeholders and industries in their digital ecosystem.
No man is an island when it comes to fintech, and in the pursuit of a better world driven by better financial services, it’s clear that standing together means progressing together. This September at The Fintech Times, we’ll be delving into every corner of what it means to be a fintech ecosystem. We’ve dedicated the entire […]
The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and India’s International Financial Services Centres Authority (IFSCA) have agreed to facilitate regulatory collaboration and partnership in fintech. The ‘Fintech Co-operation Agreement (CA)’ will see the pair leverage existing regulatory sandboxes in their respective jurisdictions to support experimentation of technology innovations. This includes referral of companies to each other’s regulatory sandboxes and enable […]
Many comparisons have been made to other sectors and industries when looking at how to improve the modern banking sector. It has become clear that customer communication is one of the biggest necessities for any financial service to succeed, not just a bank; with this in mind, what lessons can be learnt from pizza delivery […]
Online retail has taken over the world. Over a quarter of the global population is now shopping online and the global e-commerce market is expected to reach $5.55trillion in 2022. Accelerated by the pandemic, consumers have become used to – and expect – the ease, convenience, and variety offered by e-commerce. Gina Archbold is senior sales […]