‘Customer Experience Above All’ Says Yuriy Batkhin, Mastercard’s VP for BD in Ukraine and Moldova

Ukraine is actively transitioning to digital payments, leaving cash in the past. This process and the role that Mastercard—one of the trendsetters in payment innovations—plays in it are discussed below. Despite the full-scale war in Ukraine, innovative technological solutions are being intensively implemented in the payment sector, and Ukrainians are increasingly refusing cash and using […]

Blockchain & Crypto

The DARE Issue with Christina Rolle

Speaking at Consensus in late April, the Prime Minister of The Bahamas, Philip Davis, announced the island country’s new set of regulations for cryptocurrency — the DARE Bill. While in the West an entire industry grapples with the government’s inability to offer appropriate policies and a simultaneous, punitive enforcement of laws not designed with the […]

Blockchain & Crypto

The Crypto of Future with Jack Jia

Jack Jia has been in the tech avant garde for over a decade. With rationality always in mind (based on a very sensible and rich resume), Jia’s qualities and insights make him the perfect person to ask about crypto and its future. His near-immediate decision to get into crypto after discovering Bitcoin was a perfectly […]


Kostiantyn Koshelenko Explains Ukraine’s New Digital Humanitarian Platform eDopomoga

The humanitarian platform eDopomoga was created by the Ministry of Social Policy of Ukraine and the Information and Computing Center of the Ministry of Social Policy of Ukraine State Enterprise with the support of the Ministry of Digital Transformation, the World Bank and UNDP in Ukraine with the financial support of Sweden. The platform has […]

Blockchain & Crypto

Andrey Elinson: Cryptocurrencies Have Become a Tool for Long-Term Investments

Cryptotrader Andrey Elinson shares his vision of the new realities of crypto trading. After the November fall, Bitcoin rate went up again and many crypto traders made preparations in anticipation of a new rise in cryptocurrencies. However, experts can’t agree on whether Bitcoin rising in value is a real bullish trend or the last rise […]


Our goal is to continue investing in Ukrainian FinTech — Nykyta Izmailov, CEO of N1 fund

What challenges do Ukrainian investors and startups face? Read in the interview

Fintech & Ecommerce

“Those not involved in e-commerce are putting themselves in a fragile situation”: interview with Nikhita Hyett, Managing Director for Europe at BlueSnap

  Nikhita Hyett is the Managing Director for Europe at BlueSnap, a global payment orchestration platform. BlueSnap provides an All-in-One Payment Platform designed to increase sales and reduce costs for B2B and B2C businesses. Their platform supports online and mobile sales, marketplaces, subscriptions, invoice payments and manual orders through a virtual terminal. UK e-commerce has […]

Fintech & Ecommerce

‘To succeed in embedded finance, you must deliver on your promise of helping partners scale’: interview with Mikkel Velin, Co-CEO at YouLend

Mikkel Velin, Co-CEO at YouLend, shares his thoughts on the future of embedded finance, YouLend’s latest achievements and many more. What inspired you to get into fintech? In the early days of my career at traditional financial services firms, I noted that after the 2008 financial crisis, a gap had emerged in financing offerings, and […]

Fintech & Ecommerce

Interview with Lisa Scott, CMO at Banked

We spoke with Lisa Scott, Chief Marketing Officer at Banked, about the Pay by Bank solution, key trends in the payments industry and much more! Lisa, what is your professional background? I started my career in finance and qualified as an accountant with British Airways who had a great graduate programme. I expanded into business […]

Fintech & Ecommerce

Goldex Founder and CEO Sylvia Carrasco on Basel 3 and opportunities for gold fintechs

PaySpace Magazine has reached out to Goldex Founder and CEO Sylvia Carrasco to talk about Basel 3 and the importance of gold investment and much more! Tell us about Goldex and what inspired you to set up the company Goldex is the world’s only multi-dealer marketplace for allocated physical gold that offers an integration for […]


“We used to say cash is dead, now we say the card is dead”: interview with Dora Ziambra, COO of Azimo

PaySpace Magazine met with Dora Ziambra, COO of Azimo, at Money20/20 Europe, the biggest fintech event, that took place in Amsterdam in September 2021 to talk about trends in digital payments, future expansion in Europe, and future of fintech. For the beginning, tell us about your company. What clients do you have? What solutions do […]


Money20/20 interview with Günther Vogelpoel, CEO of 

PaySpace Magazine Global has reached out to Günther Vogelpoel, CEO of, to discuss the company’s $35 million funding round and further plans. Could you briefly tell us about your background? Why did you decide to pursue your career in this industry? My background is in telecoms. I have worked in the sector for 15 […]

Blockchain & Crypto

Money20/20 Europe interview with Petr Kozyakov, Mercuryo’s co-founder and CEO 

The old legacy of the financial world – how does crypto fit into it?

Finance & Economics

Mambu’s CCO on the future of banking and the role of Big Tech in financial services

PaySpace Magazine Global has reached out to Elliott Limb, Chief Customer Officer of Mambu, a banking and fintech expert with over 20 years of experience. Could you briefly tell us about your background? Why did you decide to pursue your career in banking and fintech? My background is in banking and fintech. Growing a technology […]