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Mastercard taps into the power of 5G

July 26, 2021

The global payments company is getting ahead of emerging technologies, which it believes will accelerate the move away from cash.

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Forget open banking — it’s all about open commerce

July 23, 2021

Banks need to rethink their positions in the whole customer supply and value chain. 

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UK consumers drawn to neobanks during pandemic – but trust issues remain

June 30, 2021

Demand for digital-only services has flourished, but many people still prefer to pay their salaries into an incumbent high street bank. 

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The rise of LGBT+ banks

June 28, 2021

A new type of challenger bank, which is developing innovative financial products to better serve the LGBT+ community, is gaining ground across the globe. 

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Basel Committee outlines tough stance on cryptocurrencies

June 25, 2021

Global regulator proposes high risk-weight for bitcoin and ethereum, in contrast to reserve-backed cryptoassets such as stablecoins.

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China’s CBDC rollout gathers momentum

June 16, 2021

The People’s Bank of China has set up a joint venture with Swift, and has conducted experiments with other central banks.

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Banks look beyond digitisation post-pandemic

June 16, 2021

The pandemic-induced compression of digitisation has enabled a wealth of possibilities in banking.

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Intesa Sanpaolo recycles innovation

June 10, 2021

Italian bank’s innovation strategy aims to improve processes and the client experience, says Paola Papanicolaou.

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Banks are becoming bitcoin banks whether they like it or not

June 4, 2021

Banks are facing a revolutionary undertow that is dragging them towards a decentralised financial future.

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Global fintech funding hits record $22.8bn in first quarter

May 20, 2021

Europe saw the largest quarter-on-quarter spike in fintech funding, with growth of more than 180%.

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