Tech 101: Bitcoin and Blockchain

Tech 101: Bitcoin and Blockchain

The cryptocurrency bitcoin has grasped the media’s attention for many months. As the most well-known example of blockchain technology, interest is at its peak and prices skyrocketed – even hitting $17,000 in December. But what actually is bitcoin, and how is it...
Fintech trends: What to expect in 2017

Fintech trends: What to expect in 2017

The year ahead looks set to be a big one in the fintech world with news yet another challenger bank has been granted its banking licence. ClearBank – the new venture of Worldpay founder Nick Ogden – will focus on fintech and intelligent accounts, and joins a host of...