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The event will feature a keynote speech from Michael Garrity, CEO of Financeit.
Alex Blumberg—producer of This American Life, creator of NPR’s Planet Money, and founder of Gimlet Media—tells us how going from journalist to entrepreneur gave him more faith in billionaires. (sponsored)
The new $160 million financing at a near-unicorn valuation for Hong Kong-based fintech innovation WeLab sets a new benchmark for the city’s bustling startup scene.
Bank-backed Hong Kong ATM network Jetco is to launch a P2P mobile payment system with a consortium of 12 of the territory’s leading banks.
After a trial run that started on Dec. 7, the service — dubbed SmartFolio — is available to all investors.
What’s really at stake here are two far more contentious things: what is the future of Bitcoin? And who gets to define it?
Contactless payments totalled £1.02 billion in November 2015, new data from The UK Cards Association shows. By contrast, in January 2015, contactless spending amounted to just £287 million.
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