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Bailey Reutzel

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Why London's Fintech Startup Scene Is Growing Fast
June 5, 2015 Investment in London fintech firms is soaring and young companies are being drawn to the area, especially the Canary Wharf...

How P-to-P Lending Evolved into Different Animals in U.S., U.K.
June 5, 2015 The P-to-P industry in Britain has remained focused on individual investors, even as American firms have been courting...

Biometrics Find Support from an Unlikely Demographic: Seniors
May 14, 2015 As its military members quickly adopt facial, voice and fingerprint recognition, USAA is finding out the demographics of users...

Bitcoin Startup Lands Goldman as Investor, Has China in Its Sights
April 30, 2015 Circle Internet Financial, a Bitcoin wallet provider, is looking to expand to China with the help of new investor IDG Capital...

New Moves by Coinbase, Ripple Advance Digital Money Tech
April 29, 2015 Coinbase, a U.S.-based Bitcoin exchange with many prominent merchant clients, has spread its services into the U.K. where...

'Know Your Customer's Customer' Goes Global
April 27, 2015 For more than a decade, U.S. regulators have been advising bankers to know more about their customers than who they are. In...

Practical Ways to Use Blockchain Technology Could Win Over Banks
April 27, 2015 Even if you don't care about Bitcoin, you could use the technology that enables it. Companies like Eris and Factom are working...

Wells Fargo Adopts Three Tech Startups from Outside Finance
April 22, 2015 The San Francisco bank has added three more young technology firms to its accelerator program, which is aimed at adapting...

Lessons from the U.K.'s Colossal Payments Overhaul
March 30, 2015 It took a decade and a government mandate for the U.K. banking industry to develop a set of rails to transfer funds from one...

Digital-Only German Bank to Enter U.S. Market, Court Millennials
February 23, 2015 Like a number of startups and "neobanks" that have sprouted up to challenge incumbent retail banks, Fidor Bank is positioning...