Reading Time: 2 minutes   Vienna-based fintech Bitpanda launches gold and silver trading for its 1 million users. The new product Bitpanda Metals allows users to securely and conveniently invest in gold and silver and benefit from ultra-low fees. The assets are 100% physically backed, fully insured and stored in...
Reading Time: 1 minute  Forge Global Inc. (Forge), the leading fintech institution that enables an entirely new and alternative approach to financial liquidity, today announced that Michael Carrier is joining the company as SVP of Digital Assets. “Michael is a veteran CTO, tech startup founder and executive leader,”  said Kelly Rodriques, CEO of...
Reading Time: 2 minutes  Unikeys, a Hong Kong-based fintech startup dedicated to designing and providing secure hardware wallet solutions, today launches the worldwide pre-sale of its flagship UKey card: a crypto-asset hardware wallet secured with biometric authentication. The UKey card is the first hardware wallet card to offer three-factor authentication with...
Reading Time: 2 minutes  FinTEx, a Chicago-based organization committed to raising the profiles of Midwestern FinTech leaders while cultivating growth and innovation within the region, announced today its second annual lineup of exciting events for FinTEx Forum. Taking place May 14-16, 2019 at various locations across the city of Chicago, the Forum will bring...
Reading Time: 1 minute  VersaPay Corporation (TSXV: VPY) (“VersaPay”), a leading provider of cloud-based invoice-to-cash solutions including electronic invoice presentment and payment, automated accounts receivable, cash application and collections management, is pleased to announce that CEO Craig O’Neill will participate on a panel at IMN’s Annual Real Estate CFO & COO Forum...
Reading Time: 1 minute  CAIS, the leading financial technology platform connecting financial advisors with alternative investments, today announced that advisor adoption rates and total transactions were up over 100% year to date, with fund volume increasing by over 200%. Additionally, the largest number of unique funds and strategies are...
Reading Time: 1 minute  Today, Nacha and its Payments Innovation Alliance launched the ACH Quick Start Tool, an online educational resource designed to help small and medium-sized businesses more readily understand and use ACH to make and receive payments for an array of use cases. The Alliance is comprised of...
Reading Time: 3 minutes  According to a new market research report “Payment as a Service Market by Component (Platform and Services), Service (Professional (Integration & Deployment and Support & Maintenance) and Managed Services), Vertical (Retail and Hospitality), and Region – Global Forecast to 2024“, published by MarketsandMarkets, the global Payment as a...
Reading Time: 3 minutes  Salesforce (NYSE: CRM), the global leader in CRM, today announced Einstein Analytics for Financial Services, a customizable analytics solution that provides AI-augmented business intelligence for wealth advisors, retail bankers and managers. Banks and wealth management institutions are facing a rapidly changing industry landscape, as new fintech...
Reading Time: 2 minutes  nCino, the worldwide leader in cloud banking, today announced that $7.2 billion-asset S&T Bank has adopted the nCino Bank Operating System to replace numerous disparate systems and manual processes in favor of a single, end-to-end solution that spans the Bank’s credit-related platforms across multiple lines of business. “We were looking for a...