Alt-Finance

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

ACI Worldwide announces support for TCH RTP system

ACI Worldwide, a global provider of real-time electronic payment and banking solutions, today announced support for accelerated adoption of The Clearing House (TCH) Real-time Payments (RTP®) system that went live this week. Using ACI’s UP Immediate Payments Start UP program, financial institutions can ...

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MiFID II Readiness: The Final Countdown

MiFID II Readiness: The Final Countdown

With just under two months to go before MiFID II is officially implemented, Laura Glynn, Fenergo director of regulatory compliance, reviews the impact that this wide-ranging regulation is set to have on client onboarding and lifecycle management processes for banks in ...

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The financial services-pizza divide

The financial services-pizza divide

The following is a guest post from Ori Faran, founder and CEO of CallVU.   Customers don’t think twice about ordering pizza online. So why are they having trouble with equally simple online banking self-service, and what can you do ...

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Cofound.it announces live crowd sales

Cofound.it announces live crowd sales

Cofound.it, a platform for training the world’s most promising blockchain startups, announced its top Seed program teams will participate in a “live” crowdsale surrounded by Cofound.it Priority Pass™ members and other supporters during the Cofound.it Playoffs event in Ljubljana, Slovenia on Nov. 30. Cofound.it Priority Pass™ ...

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Things looking up for LendUp

Things looking up for LendUp

Years of hard work are beginning to pay off for LendUp, co-founder and CEO Sasha Orloff and COO Vijesh Iyer said. The provider of loans and credit cards for people with low or no credit scores spent most of 2015-16 ...

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