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Square Launches a New Bitcoin Business

The digital payments company Square has announced its plans to create a business with a focus on Bitcoin cryptocurrency to design decentralized financial services.  Square CEO Jack Dorsey posts about these new plans on Twitter saying that the company is “focused on building an open developer platform with the sole goal of making it easy …

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Stripe Backs New Fintech Startup Ramp

Stripe is easily one of the most innovative and exciting companies to follow in the fintech world, as they have a notable reputation for being very forward thinking and risk taking. Their primary focus is being a payment processing company for e-commerce sites, partnering with companies such as Shopify, a website curator for e-commerce businesses. …

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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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Fintech Aids Climate Change Catastrophe

It’s not breaking news that climate change is ravaging the planet at an alarming rate, and if major strides aren’t made soon even more irreversible damage will be caused. Recent predictions have stated that if climate change continues at the current rate in Ireland, rainfall could increase in winter and decrease in summer, as well …

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