Payments Innovation

Payments Innovation

Dynamism in the payments arena is driving change at banks and drawing new players into the field, expanding innovation and opportunity.

BBVA Beefs Up Engineering Hires

BBVA Beefs Up Engineering Hires

The hiring will also include software developers and data specialists who will work with BBVA’s Client Solutions, Architecture and Data teams on the design, development and deployment of global and reusable components that support the creation of functionalities for retail and corporate clients.

Beyond The Cloud

Beyond The Cloud

The Cloud has become a must for traditional financial institutions, who are increasingly viewing it a key tool for innovating and achieving business goals.

Tasting The Metaverse: Q&A With Second Life Founder Philip Rosedale

Tasting The Metaverse: Q&A With Second Life Founder Philip Rosedale

Philip Rosedale was a digital pioneer in creating Second Life, one of the first virtual worlds and still a leading social platform for adults. Linden Lab, Second Life’s parent company, now has two decades of experience in managing an online world, including developing a virtual currency traded globally. He talks to Global Finance about what they’ve learned and larger hopes for the metaverse.

Bank Of Russia Prepares For Digital Ruble Launch

Bank Of Russia Prepares For Digital Ruble Launch

The Bank of Russia’s announcement is the latest move by central banks to harness the advantages of distributed ledger technology to stave off the rapid ascendancy of competing but regulatory-light cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum.