FCA launches global fintech sandbox

FCA launches global fintech sandbox

Britain’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) is launching a global regulatory sandbox, after the successful progress of their 2016 release of a UK sandbox, that allows for innovative fintech development without requiring a full, strict regulatory process for testing. At the Innovate Finance Global Summit in London, which is taking place March 19-20, FCA board member and Director of Strategy […]

Accenture research report into challenges to fintech adoption

Accenture research report into challenges to fintech adoption

Accenture and The Partnership fund in NY have carried out some research into the collaboration between financial institutions and fintechs. “After nearly a decade of growth for the fintech sector, it has taken a foothold in financial services. The ability to quickly adopt external innovation is creating competitive advantages for financial services companies. Entrepreneurial fintechs […]

Hypothekarbank Lenzburg AG launches virtual ATMs with Sonect.

Hypothekarbank Lenzburg AG launches virtual ATMs with Sonect.

Sonect and Hypothekarbank Lenzburg are breaking new ground in terms of cash withdrawals: Lenzburger Bank is adding the financial application of the Zurich-based fintech company to its core banking system Finstar®. This allows customers of Hypothekarbank Lenzburg to withdraw cash from selected shops and shops with their smartphone. The mortgage bank Lenzburg thus extends the existing […]