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Firstrade Launches Overhauled Commission-Free Trading App
FinTech
Less than a year after it completely eliminated all commissions on stock, ETF option and mutual fund trades, online brokerage firm Firstrade Securities has launched a major redesign of its commission-free trading app. Firstrade’s new app aims to combine all the functionality of its online investing platform with the convenience of trading right on its customer’s mobile devices. Read more
NexChange Interview Series: Stefan Rust, Bitcoin.com
In this installment of the NexChange Interview Series, NexChange’s Olga Yaroshevsky chats with Bitcoin.com’s head of business development, Stefan Rust. The two talk about peer-to-peer payments, industry challenges, regulations, Roger Ver’s new project, and more. Have a gander:
Mobile Payment System Will Soon Replace Credit, Debit Cards In Pakistan
FinTech
mohamed_hassan / Pixabay Pakistan’s federal minister for science & technology Fawad Chaudhry has set his eyes on introducing a mobile payment system in the country. A day after launching the Islamic calendar and moon-sighting website, Chaudhry said in a tweet that his next big challenge was to bring mobile payment system to the country. Mobile payment system to make transactions
2019 SALT Conference: Lubin, Novogratz, Roubini Talk Crypto Winter
Notes from Joseph Lubin, Michael Novogratz and Dr. Nouriel Roubini from their presentation at the 2019 SALT Conference called “Crypto Winter: Ice Age Or Great Thaw?” mohamed_hassan / Pixabay Crypto Winter: Ice Age Or Great Thaw? Joseph Lubin – Co-Founder, Ethereum Michael Novogratz – Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Galaxy Digital Dr. Nouriel Roubini – Professor of Economics, Stern School
Global Blockchain Has A Big Future According To A Deloitte Survey
Deloitte’s new global blockchain survey results released earlier this week show that more than half of enterprise respondents cited blockchain as a top-five strategic priority, and a further 56% stated that blockchain will disrupt their industry. jaydeep_ / Pixabay Please find below commentary from experts in the blockchain space — including representatives from NEM Ventures, Concordium, Travala.com, UTRUST, Neutral, Hedera,
Webull's CEO Reflects On One Year Of Offering Traders Zero Commission With Zero Compromise
FinTech
On May 21st, 2018, Webull Financial opened our mobile trading platform with the vision to bring professional grade tools, resources, and features to all traders for free, regardless of account size. Over the past year, the Webull team has worked tirelessly to improve our customer experience by constantly adding new features for trading, account optimization, and social interaction. Our efforts
2019 SALT Conference: How Digital Payments Drive Entrepreneurship
FinTech
Notes from Frank Bisignano, the Chairman and CEO of First Data, from his presentation at the 2019 SALT Conference called “Connecting The World: How Digital Payments Drive Entrepreneurship.” vjkombajn / Pixabay Connecting The World: How Digital Payments Drive Entrepreneurship Frank Bisignano – Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, First Data Anthony Scaramucci – Founder & Co-Managing Partner, SkyBridge Q1 hedge fund
Cryptocurrency History: From Satoshi And 1.0 To Blockchain 5.0
From the first mention of blockchain in 2008, this terms became an extremely hyped buzzword. It’s difficult to find a modern person that didn’t hear about crypto. However, blockchain is a less familiar idea for the overall audience as people prefer not to dive into the tech debris often. The catch is that proper knowledge about the described projects brings
Ann Arbor-Based Fintech Startup Clinc Raises $52M, Aims For 2022 IPO
FinTech, AI
Research and development surrounding the use of artificial intelligence has skyrocketed in the past few years, with advancements from big companies like Amazon.com, Inc. AMZN 0.05% and Google GOOGL 0.04%. One tenacious player from the Midwest, Clinc Inc., is competing for the top spot in customer interaction and AI technology. What Happened The Ann Arbor-based startup announced Monday that it raised $52
Should You Buy, Hold, Or Sell Bitcoin? [Survey]
80% of panelists said the bitcoin price has gone up due to crypto-related announcements made at Consensus. bitcoin predicted to be worth USD$7,543 on June 1, 2019 and USD$9,659 on December 31, 2019 according to the average of our panel lists’ predictions. 40% of panelists think Bitcoin will exceed it’s all-time high price of around USD$20,000 in this bull run.