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Outside the US, Google wallet users could only purchase Android apps and content previously. But starting this week Google has announced Gmail money transfer’s launch in the U.K. People in the UK will now be able to quickly and securely send money to friends and family in the UK directly

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Google Wallet has struck up a partnership with payment processor WePay and added about 200,000 online stores to support Google wallet. WePay facilitates transactions between merchants and payers on their platform, invoicing applications, marketplaces, and donation platforms like GoFundMe. It also provides payment processing for some 200,000 small and medium

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Leading online payment portal TransferWise has received heavyweight backing after 4 years in the market from one of the top investment firms- Andreessen Horowitz. Established by Taavet Hinrikus and Kristo Käärmann in 2011 TransferWise is climbing up the league of online payment options with their competitive exchange rates and transparent

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The Winklevoss twins, Cameron and Tyler are aiming to have a fully regulated Bitcoin exchange system based in the United States. Lacking any form of regulation Bitcoin has been under speculation over the last one year with countries like India, China and Russia trying to shut it down. The brothers

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Bitcoin exchanger Robert Faiella, and Charles Shrem former CEO of BitInstant and one of the founding members of Bitcoin foundation, pled guilty to federal charges in a Federal District Court in Manhattan earlier this week. Faiella who used the name BTCking for these online activities, was accused of supplying $1

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London based Bitcoin market; Netagio has introduced debit and credit card payment options for faster Bitcoin transactions with Euro, Sterling and U S Dollars. Netagio have become the first to offer offline Bitcoin storage (the safest method available) audited to an international standard (ISAE) by leading independent accounting and auditing

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Stevan is the Co-Founder and CTO of CurrencyTransfer.com – an international payments marketplace. Although many banks and currency brokers proudly boast “Zero fees!” on their advertising materials, hidden costs still proliferate. CurrencyTransfer.com have developed a marketplace, updated in real time, where you can compare fees and rates from a range of

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Seven financial tech startups for the 2015 FinTech Innovation Lab London have been shortlisted, and the portfolio ranges from ‘web-based programs assessing real-time geopolitical risks,’ to ‘faster data exchange and reconciliation solutions.” The seven entrepreneurial efforts have been selected to participate in this year’s FinTech Innovation Lab London, where it

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Elephants in a Storm. Oil tankers take ages to move. Even when there’s a storm ahead, complex machinery, pulleys, engines and switches have to be enabled to make the smallest change in direction. Organizations and Big Data are the same, they use masses of compute power in order to gain

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A new Tech-Tonics Advisors study links user experience to financial returns. Companies that take a unified approach to gain better visibility into user experience outperform their peer group in revenue growth, profitability and market valuation. Our conclusion is that ensuring applications perform to user expectations should be a top priority

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