This Week's Top Stories

August 8 2019
In big news for payments, the US Federal Reserve announced the launch of a new RTGS in a few years that will compete directly with The Clearing House’s RTP network. We examine the implication for small banks now and big banks in the future.
August 7 2019
Last month, Rigetti Computing, a quantum computing hardware firm with a “full-stack” strategy, acquired QxBranch, a quantum computing and data analytics software startup that’s worked with UBS in UK and CBA in Australia. We spoke with Michael Brett, QxBranch’s former CEO, now Rigetti’s SVP of Applications, about the implications for financial services.