14 Feb '18, 4am

Brexit a boon for Lithuania's 'fintech' drive - The Business Times

Brexit a boon for Lithuania's 'fintech' drive - The Business Times

[VILNIUS] Britain's divorce with the European Union is paying off for Lithuania as it strives to become a northern European hub for financial technology, or "fintech" firms, and blockchain-based start-ups. Jostling with Denmark and Sweden as well as fellow Baltic eurozone states Estonia and Latvia for the favour of digital economy investors, Lithuania has issued 51 fintech licences since 2016, including 32 last year, and another 19 applications are currently under review, according to the country's central bank. Fintech refers to IT companies developing new software, applications or business models for the financial sector, including blockchain-based digital and crypto currencies. Blockchain technology allows peer-to-peer payment systems and debuted in 2009 as a public, encrypted ledger for the leading cryptocurrency bitcoin. sentifi.com Market voices on: Companies knockin...

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