Fintech platform push into UK market

Cologne-based FinTech company nextmarkets launched its innovative trading platform in the United Kingdom. UK clients can now not only manage their accounts in British pounds and invest in more than 1,000 financial instruments via the platform, but will also have access to a team of more than a dozen English-speaking trading coaches. Manuel Heyden, founder…

Rheinmetall continues work with laser weapon tech

Having completed a successful series of comprehensive trials in December 2018, Rheinmetall has confirmed that its weapon station can be armed with lasers in the 100 kW output power range. During the tests, which were conducted in Switzerland at the company’s Ochsenboden test centre near Zürich, drones and mortar rounds were successfully engaged at operationally…