Posts Tagged ‘events’

EY Welcomes Technology Startups at Pitch Day

The EY Americas Tax Innovation Foundry has announced the launch of a FinTech Pitch Day on June 28 from 9 am to 4 pm EST at District Hall in Boston, MA. EY invites FinTech startups from around the world to pitch disruptive technology solutions. From those submissions, twelve applicants will be selected to present to EY leaders. The Foundry’s objective is […]

Sibos 2018 – Discover Zone and FinTech Marketplace

Sibos 2018 will take place at the International Convention Centre (ICC) Sydney between 22 & 25 October 2018. Following a successful debut in Toronto last year, and increasing community demand, the FinTech Marketplace will return in Australia. The FinTech Marketplace features cutting-edge FinTech companies from around the world, enabling them to connect with senior decision makers […]

Nominations Open for the 2018 IDC FinTech Rankings

Nominations are now open for the 15th annual IDC FinTech Rankings and fourth annual IDC FinTech Rankings Real Results 2018. For over a dozen years, IDC Financial Insights has evaluated the revenues of the leading global technology and service providers within the financial services industry in order to construct the IDC FinTech Rankings. The most […]

Empire Startups Toronto 2018 FinTech Conference – June 27

Hear from those forging new trails in payments, blockchain, lending, robo-advisors, insurance tech, real estate and more. In addition to attracting hundreds of FinTech entrepreneurs, this conference also plays host to the investors and service providers that help accelerate startups. The audience can also look forward to keynotes, panels and demo updates from some of […]

FinTech Hive at DIFC Opens Applications For 2018 Accelerator Program

FinTech Hive at DIFC, a fintech accelerator that was established by the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC), has announced that it is now accepting applications for its 2018 program, kicking off a competitive search for the top fintech and insurtech innovators in the region. FinTech Hive at DIFC will feature the Dubai Islamic Economy Development Centre (DIEDC) […]

FTC to Host Cryptocurrency Workshop on June 25

The U.S. Federal Trade Commission will host a workshop in Chicago on June 25 to examine scams involving cryptocurrencies. The “Decrypting Cryptocurrency Scams” workshop will bring together consumer groups, law enforcement, research organizations, and the private sector to explore how scammers are exploiting public interest in cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin and Litecoin and to discuss ways to […]

Thai Fintech Association, ICORA offer crypto-assets training course

The Thai Fintech Association, together with ICORA Co Ltd, is offering a Crypto Asset Revolution (CAR) course, which will provide participants with a complete understanding and knowledge about investing in crypto assets and ICOs. Thai investors, business owners and professionals from financial institutions have a chance via the new course to learn important and useful […]

Move ‘Em Out: ICOs Don’t Seem So Scary Outside the US

In an environment of regulatory uncertainty, where the SEC has begun investigating ICOs and the industry surrounding the capital raising technology but has yet to make a formal decision of how it will regulate crypto tokens, issuers and other stakeholders are finding other jurisdictions a better bet for launching their projects. Both on stage and off during Blockchain […]

There’s a Fundamental Divide in the World of Blockchain

The Consensus conference in New York City was a collision of worlds. Crypto entrepreneurs are more confident than ever that the token economy is the decentralized future of blockchain. The enterprise blockchain market, meanwhile, is looking beyond coins to deploy private, permissioned blockchains across different facets of their businesses. Cryptocurrency panels delved into complex issues like […]

Policymakers must regulate fintech to minimize risks, maximize contribution to society

Policymakers and regulatory bodies must formulate regulations to make sure that the fintech sector complies with security standards as well as contributes to society’s greater good. That conclusion was reached by a group of panelists at summit organized by the Indonesian Venture Capital and Startups Association (Amvesindo) and the Ministry of Communications and Information and […]