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Insurers Spy Revenue Creation Possibilities In Aprivacy’s Secure Data Technology

A Hong Kong-based security firm providing secure means for banks to send private data to clients is seeing growing interest from the insurance industry as it claims its systems allow customers to create new revenue streams. Cedric Jeannot, chief executive of financial technology (fintech) start-up APrivacy, said the company’s security features provide an invisible layer…

China Leads Global Fintech Investments

Accenture FindsAsia-Pacific nearly doubles 2015 fintech financing in first half of 2016 reaching almost $10 billion; growth driven by China Investments in Asia-Pacific financial technology (fintech) ventures, primarily in China, reached $9.62 billion as of July 31, more than twice the $4.26 billion invested in the region in all of 2015, according to Accenture (NYSE:ACN)…

Cambridge Blockchain Raises $2 Million

Cambridge Blockchain Raises $2 Million for Digital Identity Enterprise Software; Investors Include Partech Ventures and Digital Currency Group Cambridge Blockchain, LLC announced the closing of a $2 million convertible note today, with participation from leading technology investors Partech Ventures and Digital Currency Group. The funds will be used to accelerate deployments of Cambridge Blockchain’s digital…

DTCC & Digital Asset Move to Next Phase

DTCC & Digital Asset Move to Next Phase After Successful Proof-Of-Concept for Repo Transactions Using Distributed Ledger Technology New Stakeholder Working Group will lead work to gather service requirements for Phase Two in $3 trillion per day market The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC), the premier post-trade market infrastructure for the global financial services…

2016 Fintech Innovation Lab participant AlphaPoint

2016 Fintech Innovation Lab participant AlphaPoint has completed a proof of technology trial with Canada’s Scotiabank Blockchain services firm AlphaPoint has completed a proof-of-technology trial of its blockchain platform for Canada’s Scotiabank. The AlphaPoint Distributed Ledger Platform (ADLP), which was deployed over a multi-month project, allows for the digitizing of assets, creation of trade venues,…