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KPMG’s New Tech Competition

KPMG is a multinational professional services network. The Ireland branch is starting a new competition that will seek out the best tech innovator in the country. This competition will be accessible to tech entrepreneurs and start-up companies in Ireland that are either tech-enabled, tech-driven, tech-led, or plain technology.  Technology companies that apply must have operated …

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EU Digital COVID Vaccine Certificate Goes Into Effect

The pandemic has prevented EU citizens from leaving their homes, seeing their families, traveling, and even walking down the street with the feeling of safety. The European Union created the EU Digital COVID Certificate to help facilitate the re-opening of travel through free movement among the 27 member states. This verification tool was released on July 1, …

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Super Connect for Good Tech Competition Returns in 2021

Hays, a recruitment firm, will be collaborating with Empact Ventures to facilitate a competition, Super Connect for Good, for technology start-ups and scale-ups. Though Hays and Empact Ventures are the main partners in the creation of the competition, there are many other companies in collaboration with them to make Super Connect for Good possible.  The …

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The Brief History of Fintech

Financial services and technology have teamed up over time to change the world. Where did fintech start? Where is it today? Here is a brief history each fintech period to date:   Fintech 1.0 The evolution of the telegraph, as well as transportation devices such as railroads and steamships, marks the beginning of fintech. This …

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EU Launches Digital Covid-19 Certificate to Promote Safe Travel

Towards the end of May, the European Union launched a Digital Covid-19 Certificate, also known as the Digital Green Certificate, for all member countries to implement to help facilitate safe travel between countries. The digital vaccination verification tool is an online resource that provides one of the above: digital proof of a person’s vaccination, a …

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OnlineApplication: Team Bio’s

Karl Deeter – CEO Karl founded OnlineApplication in 2018 as a B2B technology firm for brokers to help originate and process mortgages and insurance processes into a 7 minute solution. Before founding OnlineApplication, Karl was the Director at Yes.ie in Dublin since 2016. Well versed in financial planning, financial operations, and compliance, he was deeply …

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Fintech Industry…What makes it great?

  Ever since information technology started gaining traction in the market, the merger of financial information and technology has been rapid. As communication methods improved, so did the speed at which financial information was able to be transferred, processed beginning from the Fedwire and transatlantic cable in 1866. In the early years of Fintech, financial …

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