The financial technology (fintech) industry is rapidly evolving and primed for disruption. According to CB Insights, funding for payment startups is on course for yet another record year, which means there’s always something happening in the world of online payments and fintech.
To help you stay updated on all the latest development in this exciting industry, we’ve gathered a few resources you’ll find useful and help you become an expert in online payments.
Best FinTech Resources to Check Out
PYMNTS.com delivers news focused on online payments and how it affects the e-commerce industry. The site also features contributions from industry experts and also looks into security topics concerning the payments industry.
The FinTech Blog talks about innovation in the fintech. Based out of San Francisco, the blog is written and maintained by Michael Halloran, who invests and writes about industry trends with a focus on startups vs. incumbents, marketplace lending and mobile.
FinTech Journal: Based out of Berlin, The FinTech Journal is a great place to get all the latest news on financial technology, future events and expert opinions.
FinTech Feed is a curated list of ‘must read’ stories from the financial technology industry. Delivered on a weekly basis, you can subscribe to their email list and get stories delivered to your inbox.
ROI Payments is a tech consultancy based out of New York. Their YouTube channel includes a Payments IQ Bootcamp which features six videos explaining the ins and outs of the online payments industry.
Wired Money is an annual event organised by tech magazine Wired. Already in its third year and taking place in London, the event brings together forward-thinkers and leaders in money, banking and finance. Their online publication (Wired.com) also covers a lot of news on fintech too, which is well worth checking out.
Finovate is another conference focusing on financial technology and bringing thought leaders together. Started in 2007 in San Francisco, the event has been expanding and now also takes place in London. The Finovate Blog also includes news on companies emerging in the financial space.
The PAYMILL Glossary explains all the major terms you’ll come across in the world of online payments.
We’ll be adding even more resources to the list in the future, so be sure to follow us on Twitter @PAYMILL to stay updated.