The systems the world uses for transferring money—vast, sprawling, complex and costly—are ripe for change. And change is coming, in the form of distributed ledgers, digital signatures, and virtual... Read More
By Nadine Hoffmann, Global Head of Payments, SAP SE and Raimund Gross, Innovation Manager & Futurist, SAP
The blockchain is, at its core, a ledger of all information pertaining to a digital trans... Read More
Subprime Credit Card Surge Pushing Up Missed Payments
Credit card lending to subprime borrowers is starting to backfire. Missed payments on credit cards that lenders issued recently are higher than... Read More
Speaking at SWIFT’s Sibos conference in Geneva Wednesday, Ginni Rometty told bankers that while they were making their digital foundation stronger, their ultimate competitive advantage will come fro... Read More
House Rules Politicians Must Disclose Crypto Investments Above $1K
Members of the House of Representatives, the lower chamber of the U.S. Congress, must begin disclosing cryptocurrency investments that exceed $1,000.
The guidance was laid out in a June 18 memo dra
Robinhood CEO: It's 'Very Foolish' to Rule Out Bitcoin
More than a million people signed up to trade cryptocurrencies in the days after mobile trading app Robinhood first announced the feature, co-CEO Vlad Tenev at the Future of Fintech conference on Wedn
Singer Akon Announces Cryptocurrency and Plans for Real-Life 'Wakanda'
Add Akon to the list of celebrities who are launching their own cryptocurrencies.
The 45-year-old "Smack It" singer announced Monday at Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity that he not
The SEC Just Froze One ICO's Accounts for a Second Time
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is once again taking action against a co-founder of the PlexCoin cryptocurrency project, having previously sued him over securities violations and fra