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Reading Time: < 1 minute We are delighted to announce that Paulo Pereira has joined LOQR as Chief Business Development Officer. Paulo is a former client-facing Consultant and in-house Advisor, having had the opportunity to shape his career across numerous sectors and geographies. As a seasoned professional with 12 years of experience in several multinational companies, he sharpened his background in the financial services […]

LOQR Contingency Plan

Reading Time: < 1 minute At LOQR, the health and safety of our employees, customers and partners are paramount. Due to the worldwide extension of the COVID-19 outbreak, we have activated our Contingency Plan to protect our community and to ensure that our activity carries on without a hitch. For that reason, since the 9th of March, LOQR enabled remote […]

LOQR at MoneyLIVE Spring 2020

Reading Time: < 1 minute We’re glad to announce that our CEO, Ricardo Costa is one of the speakers at the Preconference Evening: Introducing the FinTechs, which will take place next week, on the 9th of March at MoneyLIVE Spring 2020, in Madrid. In partnership with the Spanish Association of Fintech and Insurtech, the FinTech night before the event is dedicated to exploring the […]

Our CEO message to 2020

Reading Time: < 1 minute It’s the beginning of a new year with new challenges! 2019 has been our best year ever. We have grown in all possible areas: more clients, more partners, more “people”, more investors, more products and even more physical space, but always with a subconscious objective in our minds: “Empowering Digital Lives“. We have all embraced […]


Reading Time: < 1 minute LOQR was one of the 3 Portuguese startups invited to participate in ABANCA INNOVA Bootcamp, an intensive program for startups in the FinTech, InsurTech and RegTech sectors. In line with the program’s objective, our CEO, Ricardo Costa had the opportunity to present LOQR’s Digital Onboarding Platform with a successful pitch including a proof of concept […]


Reading Time: < 1 minute LOQR will be present in TRUSTECH a global event dedicated to payments, identification and security, from 26 to 28 of November at the Palais des Festivals in Cannes. Our CIO Vitor Castro will be one of the speakers presenting the latest innovations and solutions for customer digital onboarding next to an exclusive panel of international speakers – talented entrepreneurs as well […]

LOQR is 1 of the top 30 Portuguese FinTech / RegTech

Reading Time: < 1 minute We are thrilled to announce that LOQR is 1 of the top 30 Portuguese Fintech / Regtech startups in Portugal Fintech Report 2019! The partnership between LOQR and Banco Montepio was presented as a real case study. It all started a year ago, at a time when the love-hate relationship between Fintech and traditional banking […]

LOQR’s new CTO and new COO

Reading Time: < 1 minute We are delighted to announce that, following an initial collaboration as Organizational Coach & Technological Advisor, João Cerdeira has joined LOQR full-time as of September 1st, as our new Chief Technology Officer. João is a seasoned software development professional, with over 19 years of experience in several multinational companies, that he helped grow from 50 […]

The Paypers interview with Ricardo Costa

Reading Time: 2 minutes During MoneyLive Madrid, The Paypers sat with our CEO, Ricardo Costa, to talk about best practices in implementing frictionless digital customer onboarding. Could you share with our readers what is LOQR, the idea that triggered the foundation of the company and the problems in the industry it is striving to solve? LOQR’s is most known to […]