Some of the biggest names in finance have lambasted the bitcoin market and poured scorn on the meteoric rise of the digital currency, calling it one of the "greatest scams" in financial history. Renowned fund managers including investment guru Mark Mobius and Davide Serra, the founder of UK hedge fund Algebris Investments, have likened the bitcoin market
An evolution is under way in the global payment system. Advances in mobile phones and internet technology are giving rise to apps and other digital platforms that allow people to pay for goods and services with their smartphones instead of with cash or traditional credit and debit cards. How quickly U.S.
SAN FRANCISCO, March 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Bank of the West and L'Atelier BNP Paribas today announced the Bank will partner with emerging financial technology (fintech) firms through Finlabs, a program that will join several of the Bank's business lines with Silicon Valley's best and brightest startups to collaboratively launch transformative
SHENZHEN, China, March 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- March 22st saw the start of the "2018 Global Fintech Investment (Shenzhen China) Summit" in Nanshan District, Shenzhen. The summit was hosted by the Guangdong Province Department of Commerce and the MOITI (Massachusetts Office of International Trade and Investment), and organized by the