20 stories about FinTech
BlueSnap Ralph Dengelmaier

BlueSnap preps Israeli startups for international success with new financial services license

08.05.22|James Spiro
It marks the first time an international company has received the license from Israel’s Capital Market Authority
Amit Sagiv ועידת פינטק Ctech וידאו

“Globalization is a very big question, and localization is an even bigger question”

01.05.22|James Spiro
Amit Sagiv, Co-Head of Wix Payments at Wix, shares how the company can accommodate the needs of billions around the world
Gadi Mazor ועידת פינטק Ctech וידאו

“With fintech, you get about three times more fraud than what you now get on traditional banking”

01.05.22|James Spiro
Gadi Mazor, CEO at BioCatch, joined CTech at FINTech 2022 to highlight some of the ways users can be protected for digital banking
Gilbert Ohana ועידת פינטק Ctech וידאו

“Insurtech will grow and mature to be a whole domain separate from fintech”

30.04.22|James Spiro
Gilbert Ohana, Co-Founder and Managing Partner at FinTLV Ventures, spoke to CTech about insurtech and how it can depart from the fintech umbrella
Tomer Barel ועידת פינטק Ctech וידאו

“Even the Mom-and-pop owners in their personal lives now use smartphones for everything”

30.04.22|James Spiro
Tomer Barel, COO at Melio, spoke at FINTech 2022 about how digitalization is penetrating every aspect of our lives
Roenen Ben-Ami ועידת פינטק Ctech וידאו

How Justt is saving merchants from fraudulent shoppers

29.04.22|James Spiro
Roenen Ben-Ami, Co-Founder and Chief Risk Officer at Justt, joined CTech to share how the company experienced such quick growth
Yodefat Harel Buchris ועידת פינטק Ctech וידאו

“I prefer great teams with good technologies to great technologies and good teams”

29.04.22|James Spiro
Yodfat Harel Buchris, Managing Director at Blumberg Capital, outlines what the firm looks for when investing in companies
Hadar Siterman Norris ועידת פינטק Ctech וידאו

“There is an increase in sophistication and a depth of understanding of fintech in Israel”

28.04.22|James Spiro
Hadar Siterman Norris, Partner at Team8 Capital, discusses how entrepreneurs and VCs are looking at fintech
Idan Ofrat ועידת פינטק Ctech וידאו

“My 8-year-old kid doesn't even know what the internet is”

28.04.22|James Spiro
The internet is so ingrained in our lives that Idan Ofrat, Co-Founder and CTO at Fireblocks, argues that the next generation can’t even see it
Yuval Giveon ועידת פינטק Ctech וידאו

“We are regulated and we are not afraid to say that.”

28.04.22|James Spiro
Yuval Giveon, CTO at Neema, spoke at FINTech 2022 about ‘the new world’s language’ in payments
Avi Eyal ועידת פינטק Ctech וידאו

“The world of open banking has become a fundamental infrastructure layer”

27.04.22|James Spiro
Avi Eyal, Co-Founder and Managing Partner at Entrée Capital, shed some light on open banking and why it is fundamental to redeveloping the payment rails
 ועידת פינטק זיו גפני JP Morgan וידאו

"JP Morgan invests $12 billion a year in technology, much more than many tech companies"

26.04.22|Sophie Shulman
Ziv Gafni, who is Head of Digital Strategy, Fintech & Markets Innovation at JP Morgan, noted at Calcalist’s 2022 fintech conference that “technology creates opportunities and creative thinking for the financial world"
 from right Yael Malek and Mira Srinivasan

Mira Srinivasan and Yael Malek join BlueVine's executive team

The fintech company appointed the two as Chief People Officer and Chief Risk Officer
ועידת Mind The Tech אסף כהן מנכ"ל משותף co-CEO: "We will allow merchants to receive payment in crypto too"

23.03.22|Sophie Shulman
Assaf Cohen, co-CEO of, which allows merchants to get paid quickly, made the remarks at the Mind the Tech London 2022 conference
ועידת Mind The Tech חנן פרידמן מנכ"ל בנק לאומי

“We don’t think of fintech as competition, we want to work together,” says Bank Leumi CEO

23.03.22|Meir Orbach
Hanan Friedman also told Calcalist's Sophie Shulman: "Recently, we established a new tech venture - “The Garage” - with military tech experts, and it’s going to change the market. It’s a combination of local entrepreneurial ability and Leumi’s power and capabilities"
 ועידת ניו יורק 2021 דינה פסקא רז שותפה וראש מערך טכנולוגיה KPMG ,ישראל

Fintech and crypto investments surge in 2021

17.03.22|Meir Orbach
According to a KPMG report, $210 billion was invested globally in fintech in 2021, showing a 68% leap from the previous year. Investments in cryptocurrency and blockchain technologies leapt more than fivefold to $30 billion