• Jun. 28, 2017, 2:18 pm

Alt-Finance

Stories exploring the world of alt-currencies like Bitcoin, alt-banking, invoice-discounting and more

SWIFT offers €200K to fintech community

SWIFT offers €200K to fintech community

  Have an idea for a new overlay service for SWIFT‘s global payments innovation (GPI) platform? If it’s good enough your company could soon be €100,000 richer. That is the maximum amount of funding SWIFT will give to the two winning ...

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Digital investment advisor Stash names Giff Carter CRO

Digital investment advisor Stash names Giff Carter CRO

Digital investment advisor Stash has named Giff Carter its chief revenue officer. He will oversee market and partnership development, the summertime launch of an IRA, the Stash for Business employer distributed offering, and legal, compliance, privacy and regulatory efforts. Mr. ...

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Paladin fs introduces quote check service

Paladin fs introduces quote check service

Paladin fs’ new Quote Check service allows bankers to ensure services quotes are fairly priced and on fair terms, the company said. “It’s simple, when a person wants to buy a car, they first check the Kelley Blue Book; when ...

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Fundation works with, not in place of, banks

Fundation works with, not in place of, banks

In fintech’s early moments much of the talk was how these new tech upstarts were going to eliminate the big banks. Emboldened by spending their formative years in the midst of recession, many entrepreneurs (and rightly so) worked to create ...

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LendIt: Tony Zerucha’s panel on mortgages

LendIt: Tony Zerucha’s panel on mortgages

Watch the panel entitled, “Bringing the Mortgage Process out of the Dark Ages” moderated by Bankless Times managing editor Tony Zerucha. Panelists include: Nima Ghamsari, Blend; Jeff Foster, Clara Lending; Nick Stamos, Sindeo; Simon Moir, eOriginal; Joshua Tatum, SoFi; Moderator: ...

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Disburze creates African B2B paytech infrastructure

Disburze creates African B2B paytech infrastructure

  Disburze has introduced a B2B payment clearing infrastructure with direct reach in more than 25 African countries, including South Africa, Nigeria, Ghana, Kenya, Tanzania and Senegal. It allows businesses to settle invoices in local currencies. “We have created the ...

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New ID Analytics release a deeper predictive dive

New ID Analytics release a deeper predictive dive

Credit Optics Full Spectrum allows lenders get a more complete picture of their borrowers and make better decisions as a result, Patrick Reemts said. Mr. Reemts is the vice president of credit risk solutions at ID Analytics, a provider of consumer ...

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