Mobile banking surges as security issues are addressed

ING shows that the share of mobile device users in Europe who bank by mobile has swelled to 47% – up from 41% in 2015. Read more:

Rocket Internet to develop banking services

FinTech Group AG said Tuesday it would create digital banking services in Europe together with Rocket Internet. Read more:

Monitise slashes H2 operating costs

Monitise plc (LSE: MONI, "Monitise", or the "Group"), the financial services digital technology company, announces preliminar Read more:

Mizuho Bank looks to Facebook and Amazon for FinTech boost

Japan’s Mizuho Bank has teamed up with Amazon and Facebook to experiment with artificial intelligence (AI) and chat bot interfaces.

Deutsche Börse to invest in FinTech start-ups

Deutsche Börse to invest in fintech start-ups via new venture capital platform. Read more:

Symend picks up $1m for debt collection software

Debt collection software-maker Symend has raised $1m from angel investors in a seed funding round. The names of the participating angel backers remain undisclosed. Read more:

PSD2: the implications for banks and online businesses

Chairman and CEO of JP Morgan, wrote to shareholders : "Silicon Valley is coming". Read more:

Spend management software Ivalue nabs $70m for KKR

Spend management software company Ivalua has secured $70m in a growth equity investment from KKR. Read more:

Digital banking revolution hits Africa

After helping to lend $1bn to small businesses all over the world, Matt Flannery is bringing digital banking to Africa with Branch. Read more:

EU watchdog tells FS firms to focus on blockchain security

Financial services firms rushing to adopt blockchain need to make sure that they address the security challenges associated with the technology. Read more: