Blockchain, Payments and Irish FinTech

The past number of weeks in Europe have been very busy for FinTech. The beginning of June saw Money 20/20 in Amsterdam, closely followed by MoneyConf in Dublin. Both conferences had a strong focus on blockchain and cryptocurrency as emerging technologies.  Comparing this focus against the current FinTech Ireland map, only 3 companies are focused on blockchain and cryptocurrencies:   So if Irish indigenous FinTech isn’t busy with blockchain / crypto, where are the majority of the companies focused?  It’s clear from the map that there is a focus on…

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Gary Conroy – Speaker For Dublin Tech Summit 2018

We are pleased to announce that TransferMate’s CCO Gary Conroy will be forming part of an exciting panel discussing “Banking in 2028 – the state of the industry“ at the two day technology conference set to take place in the CCD on April 19 & 19 2018. Gary Conroy holds over twenty years’ experience across technology and financial services companies such as Goldman Sachs, Misys Financial Software Systems, and Axway. Subsequently Conroy served as managing director of Realex Payments following the company’s acquisition by Global Payments in March 2015 for…

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The Future of FinTech in a Post-Brexit World.

FinTech Integration

Are FinTech companies disrupting the way established financial institutions operate today? In an age of rapid advances in technology coupled with innovation across many industries, FinTech companies have also increased the rate of change in terms of processes, technology and the levels of customer service provided. For example, there are many “challenger banks” which have entered the UK market but they are often a secondary banking provider to customers offering alternative mobile technology like Starling or Monzo. At TransferMate we believe partnerships are the way forward, working with banks around…

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