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Fintech and the Financial Ecosystem – Part Two

Fintech and the Financial Ecosystem – Part Two

Over the past few years, there have been many examples of traditional lenders and fintechs working together to develop new technologies to better serve the end customer. Open banking, artificial intelligence and blockchain technology are just some of the most exciting...

Fintech and the Financial Ecosystem – Part One

Fintech and the Financial Ecosystem – Part One

The explosion of investment into the UK’s financial sector over the past few years has accelerated the digitalisation of finance. Here, we take a deeper dive into the UK’s financial ecosystem, the role that financial technology has to play, and what’s next in the...

Money20/20 Europe 2022 Event

Money20/20 Europe 2022 Event

The Clear Junction team recently travelled to Amsterdam to attend the Money20/20 Europe 2022 event. It is difficult to overstate just how much we all enjoyed it and the ability to connect with people via the app and schedule meetings made the few days extremely...

The 2022 Digital Currencies 360 Event

The 2022 Digital Currencies 360 Event

The Clear Junction team recently attended The Payments Association’s Digital Currencies 360 event that took place at the Business Design Centre in London on 22 March 2022. By all accounts the event was a huge success and testament to the recent evolution of digital...

The History of Cryptocurrency

The History of Cryptocurrency

In a little over a decade, we have gone from the creation of the first decentralised cryptocurrency to a market that is now worth more than $3 trillion. So, how did we get here? In this blog, we try to answer that very question by tracing the history of...

The History of Paper Money

The History of Paper Money

With the world increasingly moving to cashless and contactless payments, the use of paper money is dwindling fast. But how many of us have thought about how the use of paper money came into being in the first place? Here, we take a look at the history of paper money -...

What are CHAPS payments?

What are CHAPS payments?

The Clearing House Automated Payment System (CHAPS) is one composed of more than 30 direct participants and over 5000 financial institutions. Here, we take a look at the history of CHAPS, who it is designed for and the benefits of one of the most popular high-value...

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Fintech and the Financial Ecosystem – Part One

Fintech and the Financial Ecosystem – Part One

The explosion of investment into the UK’s financial sector over the past few years has accelerated the digitalisation of finance. Here, we take a deeper dive into the UK’s financial ecosystem, the role that financial technology has to play, and what’s next in the...

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