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Google will start suggesting users to use competitive products or services

It is not usual for a company to tell you to use competitive products or services. But Google will start doing it very soon. The European Union accused the technological giant of taking advantage of the dominance of its operating system in mobile phones. Which is being used to promote…

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Cyber risk and regulation in Europe is a new paradigm for fintechs

The European Supervisory Authorities EBA, Esma and Eiopa have published two opinions in response to requests made by the European Commission in its Fintech Action Plan. In one of them, they urge to introduce legislative improvements to carry out a correct management of ICT risks in the financial field. Which…

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The success story of a Munich startup in the fitness sector

Since 2010, the Munich startup eGym digitizes the fitness world. NGP Capital, Highland Europe, HPE Growth Capital and Bayern Kapital recently invested another $ 20 million in the company. Which was founded by Philipp Roesch Schlanderer and Florian Sauter. In 2016, the startup already collected $ 45 million. By the…

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Blockchain will no longer dominate the Fintech world

The blockchain hype train has been derailed as people realize that the technology won’t change things overnight. That’s the view of Fintech heavyweight Chris Skinner, Chair of the European networking forum The Financial Services Club and Nordic Finance Innovation. In a blog post, he says, “I used to blog about…

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A Swedish Fintech launches open banking platform

The payment provider Klarna has launched an open banking platform through which other fintechs, banks and companies can trigger payments on the accounts of consumers. According to the company, the platform provides access to 99 percent of online banking customers in currently 14 European countries. More than 4,300 European banks…

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