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Mark Carney warns of FinTech threat to traditional banks

Bank of England Governor Mark Carney has warned that new financial technology could damage the business model of traditional banks. Read more: http://www.telegraph.co.uk

Islamic FinTech firm becomes first to get UK regulatory approval

A London-based Islamic financial technology start-up has become the first company of its kind to be given regulatory approval in the UK. Read more: www.nasdaq.com

Bank of England teams with Ripple for cross-border payments

The Bank of England’s FinTech accelerator has teamed with Ripple. Read more: www.bankingtech.com

Simmons & Simmons joins Bank of England’s accelerator

The Bank of England FinTech accelerator has launched a new community. Read more: www.thefintechtimes.com

Simon Kirby defends UK FinTech

Simon Kirby drew a line in the sand and defended UK dominance in Fintech innovation. Read more: www.crowdfundinsider.com

Bank of England & Boston Fed join Hyperledger blockchain

The Linux-foundation led open-source Hyperledger blockchain initiative has announced new members including Bank of England and Boston Fed. Read more: www.cryptocoinsnews.com

FinTech could signal the end of universal banking as we know...

Mark Carney, The current Governor of the Bank of England, predicted that FinTech could, in time, “signal the end of universal banking as we know it.” Read now: www.crowdfundinsider.com

Bank of England recruits FinTech firms to ramp up cybersecurity

Officials are getting FinTech firms to work on ways to use new systems to combat fraud, especially after Tesco Bank accounts were hacked by fraudsters. Read more: www.telegraph.co.uk

UK investors turn to alt-finance in low interest rate world

A report published by IW Capital, that researched 2000 UK consumers and citizens, stated that 30% of respondents are looking towards EIS investments. Read more: www.finextra.com

Blockchain revolution won’t happen ‘soon’

A senior Bank of England official doesn’t believe widespread blockchain adoption will happen anytime soon. Read more: www.coindesk.com