Annoncé par Paperjam, la française Coinhouse a obtenu fin décembre sa deuxième licence en Europe, de la CSSF, pour développer ses activités au Luxembourg. Dans la foulée, Coinhouse, qui ambitionne de devenir une «cryptobanque européenne», a annoncé le 18 janvier avoir levé 15 millions d’euros, trois ans après avoir levé 2,4 millions d'euros.

18 janvier 2022

In our everyday life, most of us rely on our banks to make payments, transfer money between accounts and take care of our financial interests. The world of traditional finance involves centralised intermediaries like banks, fintech companies and stock exchanges, and it is monitored by governing bodies, such as regulators. By contrast, the world of decentralised finance (DeFi) is based on crypto currencies rather than traditional currencies, like the dollar or the euro. DeFi is governed by online communities instead of corporate executives, and the platforms these DeFi projects run on – such as Ethereum, are difficult to regulate. 

17 janvier 2022

Malgré l'émergence du nouveau variant du coronavirus Omicron, la croissance économique mondiale demeura robuste en fin d'année, selon le dernier rapport d’analyse sur les marchés de Guy Wagner et son équipe.

11 janvier 2022

The European Commission has completed its cartel investigation into the Foreign Exchange (‘Forex') spot trading market by imposing fines on five banks. The Commission has adopted on December 2nd a decision imposing a total fine of €261 million on the four banks that decided to settle the case, namely UBS, Barclays, RBS and HSBC. The Commission has also fined Credit Suisse €83 million under the ordinary procedure.

02 décembre 2021

The European Central Bank (ECB) published its first-ever large-scale assessment of how European banks are adjusting their practices to manage climate and environmental (C&E) risks. It concludes that banks have taken initial steps towards incorporating climate-related risks, but not one of 112 banks is close to meeting all supervisory expectations.

02 décembre 2021

East-West United Bank (EWUB) announces the appointment of Marjorie Brabet-Friel as a member of the Bank's Board of Directors.

02 décembre 2021

Banque Internationale à Luxembourg (BIL) has become an official Signatory of the UN Principles for Responsible Banking – a single framework for a sustainable banking industry developed through a partnership between banks worldwide and the United Nations Environment Programme Finance Initiative (UNEP FI).

25 novembre 2021

The digital bank continues its European expansion with its credit card solution product formula.

25 novembre 2021

Le principal fournisseur de solutions d’émission B2B fera partie de l’écosystème Banking Circle.

25 novembre 2021

On November 18th, N26 announced in a statement that its digital banking experience will no longer be available to 500,000 customers in the US after January 11, 2022. The announcement comes as the digital banking leader continues to sharpen its focus on its European business, with an emphasis on expanding its offer beyond its current accounts to cover additional financial products and services.

22 novembre 2021