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Fintech Current says new checking product raises total accounts to 400,000


June 21, 2019 Current, a New York-based fintech aimed at the teen market, said it now has 400,000 active accounts since launching a checking product earlier this year to grow its...
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PayPal says COO Bill Ready to step down at end of 2019

June 21, 2019 PayPal said that Bill Ready, the chief operating officer of the digital payments and technology platform, plans to step down at the end of 2019 to pursue entrepreneurial...
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Alleged bitcoin creator Craig Wright lawsuit at an impasse

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June 20, 2019 Craig Wright has repeatedly claimed to be the creator of bitcoin Satoshi Nakamoto, but is now being sued by the estate of deceased computer programmer Dave Kleiman. His...
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Par Technology teams with SpeedETab to integrate technology for restaurant POS

June 20, 2019 Par Technology Corp., a provider of point-of-sale technology for restaurants and retail stores, has entered an agreement to integrate its technology with SpeedETab, a mobile ordering and payment...
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HSBC Bank USA partners with Roostify on digital home lending

June 20, 2019 HSBC Bank USA N.A. said it entered an agreement with San Francisco-based fintech Roostify on a new digital lending product. Roostify, a digital lending startup, will integrate with...
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Allied Payment Network launches real-time payment technology for banks, credit unions

June 20, 2019 Allied Payment Network, a provider of mobile bill payment technology to banks and credit unions, announced a new platform under a collaboration with Finastra called Pay Now which allows real-time...
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From channel to consumer: humanizing payments

From channel to consumer: humanizing payments
June 20, 2019 By Steve Villegas, vice president of partner management at PPRO The payments landscape looks far different than it did even five years ago, and it will likely undergo...
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Congress requests hiatus on Facebook Libra

June 19, 2019 Democratic congresswoman Maxine Waters, chairwoman of the House Financial Services Committee has called for Facebook to halt development on its cryptocurrency Libra until Congress has had time to...
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Trustonic enters partnership with Rubean, CCV on mPOS solution in Europe

June 19, 2019 Mobile security firm Trustonic said it entered a partnership with fintech Rubean AG and payment solutions firm CCV to develop a mobile point-of-sale solution that accepts high value...
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Automated debt manager Tally raises $50 million in Series C funds led by Andreessen

June 19, 2019 Tally, a San Francisco-based fintech that uses automation to helps consumers manage debt and save money, said it raised $50 million in Series C funds led by Andreessen...
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CUNA Strategic Services and Switch pilot card updater app for credit unions

June 19, 2019 Switch Inc. announced the launch of a pilot program with CUNA Strategic Services to provide its CardUpdatr app to credit unions across the U.S., according to a company...
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Polish bank to offer blockchain document authentication

June 19, 2019 Alior, a Polish bank based in Warsaw, has announced a feature to allow customers to check the integrity and authentication of documents through the Ethereum blockchain. The solution...
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Amazon, LG integrate Alexa into hotel TVs

June 19, 2019 LG Business Solutions has partnered with Amazon to deliver Alexa for Hospitality to LG's hotel TVs. Guest will be able to use the Echo device in their hotel...
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Neiman Marcus embraces Alipay for luxury customers

June 18, 2019 In a quest to provide more payment options, specifically for international shoppers, the Neiman Marcus Group is deploying Alipay across its Neiman Marcus, Bergdorf Goodman and Neiman's Last...
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Global Consumer Adoption of Alternative and Contactless Payments I Wearables I Contactless I Cashless I Mobile Payments I Trends I Survey

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Chicago restaurant Steak 48 embraces WeChat Pay as Chinese tourists expand mobile platform

A growing trend by the major mobile wallet platforms from China has been to expand its market presence to overseas markets, fueled by the millions of tourists and business travelers coming...
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Target cash register issue may be a $50M loss

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June 18, 2019 The two-day cash register glitch at Target stores this past weekend may end up costing the retailer about $50 million in lost sales. That's the impact expectation from...
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Facebook to launch Calibra digital wallet for Libra cryptocurrency

Facebook to launch Calibra digital wallet for Libra cryptocurrency
June 18, 2019 Image via Facebook Facebook plans to form an official subsidiary named Calibra, which will create a digital wallet for Libra, Facebook's stablecoin cryptocurrency. The Calibra wallet will be...
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Ripple invests $30M in MoneyGram, enters partnership on foreign exchange settlement

June 18, 2019 MoneyGram International Inc. said it entered into a strategic partnership with Ripple, a provider of enterprise-level blockchain solutions, which will take a $30 million stake in MoneyGram and...
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Deadline extended for Bank Customer Experience awards competition

Deadline extended for Bank Customer Experience awards competition

June 18, 2019 Networld Media Group has extended the deadline for entries for the  2019 Bank Customer Experience Awards competition, which now closes Friday, June 21.  The awards honor financial institutions and fintech...
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