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Krungsri-MUFG launch a cross-border QR code payment system
17 October 2018
Krungsri (Bank of Ayudhya), Thailand’s financial innovation leader, together with Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MUFG), Japan’s largest financial…


Feature
Overcoming the challenges of cross-border instant payments
17 October 2018
Distributed ledger technology has the potential to facilitate fast, easy and cost-efficient cross-border payments and settlements.


News
Liv. reveals savings goals of the digital generation
17 October 2018
Liv., the lifestyle digital bank by Emirates NBD has released information about the saving habits of the UAE’s millennial population – revealing…


News
EQIBank, an offshore bank for national currencies, crypto and digital assets
16 October 2018
EQIBank is the world's first licenced and regulated bank for national currencies, crypto and digital assets. For the first time, customers can manage…


News
TD helps startups patent AI and data-focused innovations
16 October 2018
TD Bank Group (TD) announced the first three startups to join the bank's unique Patents for Startups Program. All three companies are doing work in emerging…


Banker's view
FintechCloud enables easy product development
16 October 2018
Česká spořitelna is helping fintechs and other third parties to create viable apps that plug into its George digital platform, giving innovators…


News
Mastercard makes paying bills a breeze
15 October 2018
Paying bills is everyone’s least favorite chore – it requires balancing when bills are due, flexing memory muscles when it comes to remembering…


Efma feature
At work with Jun Seong Han
15 October 2018
Efma’s Boris Plantier speaks to Jun Seong Ha, chief future innovation officer at KEB Hana bank, to understand what a day in his working life looks…


News
FINCA brings fintechs and microfinance institutions together
15 October 2018
FINCA International, in partnership with USAID's Partnering to Accelerate Entrepreneurship (PACE) Initiative, announced the launch of FINCA Forward, an…


News
Metro Bank launches AI-powered money management tool
14 October 2018
Metro Bank, the revolution in British banking, has gone live with Insights, its highly anticipated in-app money management tool. Using artificial intelligence…

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