Tag: Europe

Paytech, Retail

J.P. Morgan Takes Stake in Viva Wallet To Accelerate Greek Expansion

December 23, 2022

Via: The Fintech Times

J.P. Morgan closes on a 48.5 per cent ownership stake in Viva Wallet and it continues its Greek expansion. Athens-headquartered Viva Wallet is a cloud-based payments fintech company founded in 2000. It offers value-added services to merchants including tap-to-device technology, […]

Banking Tech, Digital Lending and Credit

Small Tech Businesses Held Back By Late Payments

December 19, 2022

Via: The Fintech Times

Ninety-three per cent of SMEs in the tech sector are not paid on time for providing goods and services, according to research from alternative funding provider Growth Lending. Its Don’t Bank On It report also reveals that a third of […]

Paytech, Wholesale

Bank of Lithuania taps Regnology for supervisory tech solutions

December 14, 2022

Via: FinTech Futures

Through the partnership Regnology will support the central bank with its Data Management Maturity Programme (DAMAMA) initiative – which aims to transform its data management capabilities and establish a unified regulatory reporting platform. Regnology’s technology platform and Regulator 3 solution […]

Paytech, Retail

Ripple Expands Payment Solution to Corporate Customers Worldwide

November 17, 2022

Via: The Fintech Times

The crypto firm is looking to make cross-border payments faster, cheaper and more transparent. It explained that in its current state, cross-border payments are slow and unreliable; charging expensive fees. The average fee for consumers to send money across borders […]

Invest tech, RegTech

Moneyhub Casts Dim Outlook on the Successful Adoption of the FCA’s Consumer Duty

November 9, 2022

Via: The Fintech Times

Twenty-two per cent of CEOs, chairmen and directors admit that the banks and building societies they work for are unlikely to become compliant with the regulation by the time the April deadline comes around. This is the central concern of […]

Paytech, Retail

Digital Transformation a Necessity for Banks to Regain Consumer Trust Finds GFT

October 28, 2022

Via: The Fintech Times

Forty-eight per cent of people do not want to rely on their bank for help during a recession. The digital transformation firm’s newly launched ‘Banking Disruption Index‘ for the UK. This first edition of the index is to become a […]

Invest tech, RegTech

Open Finance Association Launched to Drive Open Finance Across Europe

September 23, 2022

Via: The Fintech Times

Members include: Armalytix, Crezco, finAPI, GoCardless, Nuapay, Ordo, Plaid, Token, TrueLayer,, Worldline, Worldpay, Yapily. With the introduction of legislation in 2016 (the Payment Services Directive [PSD2]) consumers and businesses were given the right, for the first time, to access […]