Online payments

Why a founding architect of direct banking is selling to a nonbank

02/01/17

Arkadi Kuhlmann, the founder and CEO of the neobank Zenbanx who pioneered branchless banking at ING Direct, explains why he stopped pursuing a bank charter and made a deal with Social Finance.

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SoFi-Zenbanx deal accelerates fintech convergence trend

02/01/17

The acquisition should allow the San Francisco-based online lender to fulfill a long-standing goal: offering a deposit account to its young, upwardly mobile customers.

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Facebook adds FIDO-certified Security Keys for stronger authentication

01/26/17

As Facebook users increasingly deal with personal and payment data, the social media giant is turning to the Security Keys standard hosted through the Faster Identity Online Alliance for stronger authentication.

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