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Traders are piling into bitcoin as a haven against volatile markets. This researcher warns they could get burned.

Bitcoin is vulnerable to volatility expectations, short-term interest rates, and other risks to conventional investments, a new study finds.

Paying overseas? The average Singapore household loses S$1,400 a year from banks marking up the exchange rate, study finds

TransferWise claimed that firms charged consumers fees that were 15 times higher than corporate rates.

IBM just launched World Wire, a blockchain network for global payments – and it’s already in 72 countries

World Wire already has enabled payment locations in 72 countries, with 48 currencies and 46 banking endpoints.
Nikolay Storonsky, cofounder and CEO of Revolut.

Revolut hits 1.5 million customers as break-neck growth continues

The fintech startup broke even in December but says that profitability isn't its focus right now.
The Revolut app.

A tech VC explains why Revolut is such a hot ticket as the fintech app hits 1 million users

Jan Hammer, a partner at Index Ventures, told BI: "Clearly, that product elegance has resulted in great adoption."

Fintech Kantox raises £4.6 million from investors as it targets profitability

CEO and founder Philippe Gelis confirmed the fundraise, saying the money came from existing investors Partech Ventures, IDinvest Partners, and Mundi Ventures.

JPMORGAN: Beware of overcrowding in markets where ‘everyone holds the same position’

JPMorgan is warning of massive downside in market where 'everyone holds the same position.'

The world could be about to run low on dollars

The investing world is coming to terms with the election of Donald Trump and all that it might mean for inflation, the dollar, stocks, and bonds.

2 out of the 3 most likely US election outcomes would lead to a stock market sell-off

A win by Hillary Clinton would lead to a small stock increase, while a victory by Donald Trump would cause a short-term sell-off in markets.