Monzo, Britain's top banking app, is planning to enter the U.S. market.
The African financial technology industry is growing rapidly, with many startups making innovative developments.
As the concept of fintech has come to symbolize the growing importance of technology in the financial sector, innovations are continuously being developed around the globe.
Recent developments in fintech at Wales makes the country one of the most competitive sectors in the Welsh economy, being valued at an estimated £8.2bn.
Ethereum allows its users to use smart contracts but processing slows down. An off-chain company now offer solutions to counter the problem.
Coined as 'altcoin', alternative cryptocurrencies are shaking up virtual banking, with more and more people cashing up less on Bitcoin.
New fintech trends are expected to emerge next year, especially in customizing financial management to clients.
PSD2 comes out in January 2018 but there’s still a lot of questions that payment providers and merchants may have.
Fintech firms challenge legacy banking and its core functions like payments, lending, investing, assessing, scrutiny, money transfer, and advising.
Mergers and acquisitions remain slow in the U.K. Yet, innovative investors in the fintech and media industries have capitalized on Brexit opportunities.