of finance and technology
Fin focuses on illuminating the complexities of finance, the technology that powers it, and what the future holds
Finterview: Poynt's Ray Tanaka
Poynt's CTO Ray Tanaka talks POS, the future of online commerce, and the commoditization of payments processing8
Open banking movement gains momentum internationally
Overseas regulators find that implementing new data sharing regime comes with challenges—offering key learnings for the United States6 Min Read
The future of Dodd-Frank and the Financial Choice Act
Unpacking the House bill that puts Dodd-Frank in its crosshairs3 Min Read
What is the Open Banking Standard?
How a global system of banking APIs can help consumers, businesses, and banks3 Min Read
What is direct debit?
Explaining the ACH-based payment option that’s popular in the U.K. and Europe3 Min Read
How does NFC payment work?
The burgeoning technology used for tap-and-go payment relies on radio waves and electromagnetic fields5 Min Read
What might in-store payments of the future look like?
Accepting ACH paymTechnologies of the future exist today—but consumer adoption will slow things downents was once a daunting process to get started, but these days it’s much simpler5 Min Read
Sticks and stones7 Min Read
Identity, privacy, and the blockchain5 Min Read
How can Ethereum be leveraged in fintech?4 Min Read
Finterview: Square’s Sam Quigley
Plaid’s CTO, William Hockey, chats about financial services security with Square’s Risk and Security Lead7 Min Read
Finterview: Meg Nakamura of Shift Payments
Shift Payments co-founder Meg Nakamura talks API platforms, unexpected challenges of starting out with cryptocurrency, and what the future looks like for Shift4 Min Read
Finterview: Thomas Smyth of Trim
Trim co-founder Thomas Smyth talks inertia in personal finance management, the power of starting small, the role of chatbots in fintech, and more5 Min Read
Amazon is eating the world
When winning e-commerce isn’t enough: How Amazon is poised to disrupt financial services4