F|T: The FinTech Times – Are FinTech startups really disrupting banks?

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BetaKit

Financeit and Concentra announce $100 million partnership

Concentra boasts $7 billion in assets and over $34 billion in assets under administration.



Wealthsimple

How To Know What Kind of Mortgage You Can Afford

When buying a house, it’s not how much you can pay every month; it’s how much you should pay if you’re being smart with your money. (sponsored)



BetaKit

Payso winding down P2P payments to focus on business product

As for Payso’s next steps, the company will be white labelling its app for banks or credit unions.



Finextra

Scotiabank co-CIO McNamara on the digital future

Scotiabank co-chief information officer Kyle McNamara talks to Finextra about how the bank is adapting to the digital future, going mobile, using analytics and working with the local fintech community.



Let's Talk Payments

The Ongoing Debate: Are FinTech Startups Really Disrupting Banks?

We have a debate going on wherein some entities think that this disruption is exaggerated and some think it is more real than it looks like.



CNBC

Big banks shift FinTech strategy

Wall Street is looking for M&A or partners, and fewer investments, as FinTech funding grows.



CBR

Investors inject $5.3B into FinTech start-ups in record Q1

Europe and Asia drive global FinTech investment growth between January and March.



Finextra

International cohort of blockchain startups set to join Nexuslab pilot programme

Nexuslab, the Swiss blockchain startup programme powered by Startupbootcamp Fintech, has announced the ten international startups selected to join its pilot programme starting this April.



BetaKit

TD releases financial management app to its 3.5 million active mobile users

The app is a companion to TD’s existing banking app and will help customers track their monthly spending in real-time.



CBR

Could banks land grab kill FinTech innovation?

C-level briefing: FS are seeking a winning strategy for engaging with FinTech disruptors.




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Douglas Soltys

Douglas Soltys

Douglas Soltys is the Editor-in-Chief of BetaKit and founder of BetaKit Incorporated. He has worked for a few failed companies and written about many more. He spends too much time on the Internet.