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Is Ireland the Next Global Fintech Hub?

Ireland is well-positioned both geographically and culturally to become the next big fintech hub that connects the UK, EU, and US. The country has one of the most youthful populations in the entirety of the EU. About one-third of the population is under 25 and those under 34 make up just under half. In addition …

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European Union Launching Digital Wallet Next Year

Across the globe, the use of digital wallets is on the rise. This digital asset is becoming increasingly popular and has been proven to be very efficient, to the point that the European Union has declared that they want to implement it in Europe. The EU will launch the digital wallet next year, making it …

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Mastercard Invests in Multiple Black-Owned Businesses

The global fintech market has opened opportunities seemingly for all people willing to put in the work, regardless of location or resources. Investors have made huge strides in supporting ideas and giving those the means to bring their incredible ideas into fruition onto a world stage. Mastercard has been at the forefront of much fintech …

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Fintech Easebuzz Raises €3.4 Million

The fintech industry, and especially online transactions and banking, have become increasingly popular over the past few years, especially during the COVID-19 pandemic. Contactless, easy payments from a few clicks on your phone are giving more traditional commercial banks like JP Morgan Chase and Allied Irish Banks challenges to adapt properly. The biggest companies in …

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Nigerian Fintech Bankly Revolutionizes Nation

Fintech is creating a worldwide movement of digitizing the way we handle money, whether that’s with cryptocurrencies like bitcoin and ethereum, or how we make transactions with companies such as PayPal, Venmo, and Cash App. Fintech has been especially exciting to see in many African countries, where the need for modern technological amenities such as …

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Cybersecurity Fintech Feedzai Garners Large Support From Investors

Fintech startups have been able to move largely against the trend of many other sectors during the global pandemic, as nontraditional payment and banking services are becoming increasingly demanded. More and more people are abandoning their traditional bankers, such as JPMorgan Chase and Allied Irish Banks for contactless payment services such as PayPal, Venmo, Cash …

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What Exactly Are Neobanks?

With fintech rapidly changing the way we think about our finances, including loans, payments, and credit cards to name a few, there’s no doubt that banking alternatives are sure to rise from the mud. With the pandemic devastating the world and countless people in treacherous financial troubles, the rise of this new system dubbed neobanking …

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JPMorgan Chase Faces Possible Obsolescence in Fintech World

The rapidly accelerating global fintech market has shaken up the financial world tremendously and has demanded long existing financial institutions to reevaluate how they do business and the services they offer customers. The pandemic has been one of the leading causes of this rapid fintech acceleration, as many people worldwide have begun preferring to do …

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