Lithuania

Vying for International Fintech Startups, Lithunia Launches Regulatory Sandbox

Taking advantage of the Brexit fallout, Lithunia has been seen to be aggressive in positioning itself as a fintech friendly destination in Europe. While it is not the first country that comes to mind as the next-in-line as a fintech

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Bank of Lithuania – Winner of Central Banking’s First Catalyst Award

The Bank of Lithuania has been selected as the winner of the first Catalyst Award in the FinTech & RegTech Global Awards 2018 organised by Central Banking. The award was given and the Bank of Lithuania’s activities in the field

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Fintech Baltic Officially Launched – Latest News Fintech News from Estonia, Lithuania and Latvia

The Baltic States, namely Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania, are an exciting place to be for financial services companies and fintech startups. The region is quickly becoming a prominent hub for fintech companies, and is home to not only successful ventures

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Scandinavian Markets Conquered by a Solution Developed in Lithuania

Five years ago, Danish consumers were introduced to a new app, MobilePay. The free of charge and user-friendly solution gave smartphone owners the opportunity to make instant payments knowing just the phone number of the beneficiary. This was the start

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TransferGo receives EMI license from Bank of Lithuania

In July, Bank of Lithuania granted an electronic money institution (EMI) license to TransferGo. “We believe that this license will allow us to offer an even better product for international payments in the European Economic Area, because when you hold

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This Fintech Startup Makes Investing in Real Estate as Simple as Shopping Online

Corporate bond offerings were always one of the most compelling ways to invest. Usually, it is considered a big players game. But Lithuanian real estate development crowdfunding startup Röntgen is about to disrupt that stereotype. The platform successfully distributed 14-months

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Lithuania Welcomes Blockchain and Creates a Growing Crypto Ecosystem

The world is dealing with a widespread adoption of cryptocurrencies, and it’s not an easy ride. Bitcoin, the world’s largest digital currency, is down more than 50% this year, and 66% down from its all-time high of almost $20,000 in

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Cashless Payment Company Chooses Lithuania as European Base

Nayax, a global payment solutions and management platform for unattended retail, has announced the opening of a new office within Europe, Nayax Europe UAB. Nayax Europe will be situated in Lithuania, the issuing country of the required operating license for

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Lithuania Introduces Remote Fintech Licensing

Bank of Lithuania – the country’ regulator – has introduced a procedure which will allow companies to apply remotely for Fintech licences. T his regulatory technology  tool willfacilitate the process of submitting and managing applications for e-money and payment institution

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10 Exciting Fintech Startups from Lithuania to Keep an Eye on

Lithuania, which have been promoting itself as gateway destination to the European market for fintech startups from across the world, has seen its digital finance and fintech sector grow rapidly in the past years. In 2017, the country saw no

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