Category Archives: Events

Seamless East Africa 2018

Seamless East Africa 2018

Bluechain is pleased to again sponsor Seamless East Africa 2018, East Africa’s premiere showcase and meeting place for the banking, payments and fintech industries. With 150 speakers joining over 100 content sessions, Seamless is the place to discover the trends and innovations that are transforming the industry. Highlights Fintech Pitchoff Hackathon Financial Inclusion Summit Merchant Payment Summit

Central Bank Payments Conference 2018

Central Bank Payments Conference, 25-27 June 2018, brings together stakeholders to address the most critical concerns, challenges and opportunities facing the the treasury, policy, and issuance departments of central banks: interchange fee regulation, domestic card schemes, cross-border settlement, the role of central banks, and more.  

Vietnam National Fintech Day

Bluechain has been selected as a finalist in the 2018 Fintech Challenge Vietnam. Bluechain, with the other finalists, will make their final pitch to the judging panel at the Vietnam National Fintech Day to be held in Hanoi on 30 May. The aim of the Fintech Challenge is to promote financial inclusion, especially of rural communities, through collaboration between the…

The Australian Trade and Investment Commission welcomes Bluechain to Africa

Last night Bluechain celebrated the company’s formal launch into Kenya with a reception hosted in conjunction with the Australian Trade and Investment Commission (Austrade) during the Seamless East Africa 2017 Financial Inclusion Summit at the Radisson Blu in Nairobi. The celebration formally marked the opening of Bluechain’s first African office and subsidiary in Nairobi, Kenya. It was hosted together with…

Bluechain to present multiple keynotes and sessions at the Financial Inclusion Summit and Seamless East Africa 2017 this week

If you plan to attend the Financial Inclusion Conference or Seamless East Africa, please be sure to check out Bluechain’s sessions at both of these events. Bluechain’s Managing Director Africa, Yoku Korshah, will be discussing a range of issues that are impacting East African financial institutions, from financial inclusion to merchant acquisition strategies. Korsah will draw from his deep domain…

Bluechain will preview its next-gen domestic payment scheme at the Central Bank Payments Conference June 26-28

If you plan to attend the Central Bank Payments Conference in Amsterdam 26–28 June 2017,  be sure to connect with us for a preview of our new domestic payment platform and discover how it fosters cash-lite and inclusive economies, provides greater control over data sovereignty, reduces fraud, and lowers costs. Our Managing Director of Africa, Yoku Korsah will be coordinating…

Money 20/20 post-conference wrap

Following close on the heels of the Sibos conference, Money 20/20 in Las Vegas gave us the opportunity to continue conversations we started at Sibos and to start new conversations with numerous potential partners attending the event. Money 20/20 is the world’s largest payments and financial services innovation event, featuring more than ten thousand attendees, a thousand CEOs, and over…

Sibos post-conference wrap

Sibos, held this year in Geneva from 26-29 September, is the annual conference, exhibition and networking event organised by SWIFT for the financial industry. Sibos is recognized as the premier business forum for the global financial community to debate and collaborate in the areas of payments, securities, cash management and trade. Exhibitors at Sibos are limited to financial institutions, SWIFT…

See us at Money 20/20 in Vegas

You can find us on booth 1351 at Money 20/20 at The Venetian, Las Vegas on 23-26 October. CEO Mike McAuley and CTO Craig Glendenning will be happy to give you a quick rundown on how Bluechain can transform your payments business. You can also check out the latest Bluechain app and merchant solutions.

MyState trial set for July

The first trial of the Bluechain payment system and app kicks off this month in Tasmania. The trial will be conducted by Bluechain partner bank MyState. This is the first live trial involving real transactions on customer and merchant accounts. The trial will initially be restricted to peer-to-peer transactions between a single MyState merchant and MyState staff acting as customers….