• Dec. 7, 2016, 6:08 pm

Alt-Finance

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

PeerIQ and TransUnion partner with transparency in mind

PeerIQ and TransUnion partner with transparency in mind

Marketplace lending data and analytics provider PeerIQ has teamed with TransUnion in an effort to bring transparency to the alt-fi sector. They will build data and derived analytics solutions along with distribution and integration systems. “Our partnership with TransUnion is ...

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Online retail credit card fraud spikes over busy weekend

Online retail credit card fraud spikes over busy weekend

Results of research published by iovation, a provider of device intelligence for authentication and fraud prevention, show online retail credit card fraud jumps by 20 percent over the post-Thanksgiving shopping weekend, while more than half of all online transactions were enacted ...

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Transfast offering weekly free flights to Nigeria

Transfast offering weekly free flights to Nigeria

Global funds transfer company Transfast is partnering with West Africa’s largest airline to offer one free trip to Nigeria each week to a Transfast customer. Customers in the United States and Canada who send a qualifying transfer via Transfast’s website, ...

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Inaugural Lendit awards slated for March 7

Inaugural Lendit awards slated for March 7

The global online lending and fin-tech communities will get to honor their own at the close of one of the sector’s largest annual events. Lendit’s inaugural awards ceremony is scheduled for March 7, 2017 at the Edison Ballroom in New York. ...

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