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Finance Disrupted

EVENT: Finance Disrupted LATAM

Overview The finance industry is undergoing an unprecedented period of disruption as a result of digital innovation.  From mobile money and online lending platforms to bitcoin and the blockchain, a range of new products and...
Reasons why ride-hailing & car rental services have come to the fore

2020 Vision: 7 trends bringing blockchain into focus in the year ahead

By David Shrier 2020 brings us the start of a new decade, and with it comes the gradual maturation of blockchain technology, bringing it down from the stratosphere to tangible impact on real-world problems. We...
Estas son las ciberamenazas que enfrentará el sector financiero en el 2020

Estas son las ciberamenazas que enfrentará el sector financiero en el 2020

  Las ciberamenazas financieras son consideradas una de las más peligrosas por provocar pérdidas económicas directas para las víctimas. En el 2020, se verá un incremento de ataques a fintech, así como nuevos troyanos para...
The race to integrate crypto into global banking is real

The race to integrate crypto into global banking is real

By Lucas Mearian Central banks in Asia and Europe are in the final stages of launching digital currencies for future payment systems and cross-border transactions, according to a new report from accounting firm KPMG. And governments...
Los 5 sectores que tendrán mayor demanda laboral en 2020

Los 5 sectores que tendrán mayor demanda laboral en 2020

  Economía del conocimiento, fintech, energía, banca & finanzas y comercio electrónico se perfilan como las áreas que tendrán este año una demanda laboral destacada de profesionales, según indicó Randstad, líder global en servicios de Recursos Humanos. Estos...
FC Barcelona and FBS sign new global partnership agreement

FC Barcelona and FBS sign new global partnership agreement

  FC Barcelona and FBS have reached a new global partnership agreement, whereby the broker specializing in Forex trading is to become the soccer club’s Official Trading Partner for the next four years, through 30...
How data scientists can bolster the future of fintech Industry

How data scientists can bolster the future of fintech Industry

By Muraleedhar Ramapai Just like the famous Gold Rush of 1849, nowadays businesses are dipping their toe in the data mine, in order to seek some value out of it. This huge chunk of data...
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How is blockchain technology disrupting the financial services industry?

  Since the concept was introduced more than a decade ago, blockchain technology has evolved rapidly over the years. From retail and banking to healthcare and defense, the technology is gradually making its way into...
ixaBank adopta una plataforma blockchain para comercio exterior

CaixaBank adopta una plataforma blockchain para comercio exterior

  El banco español CaixaBank incorporó a su catálogo de servicios empresariales una solución sobre Hyperledger Fabric para ejecutar y financiar transacciones del comercio internacional. La institución se unió al consorcio blockchain detrás de we.trade,...
Digital identity predictions for 2020: biometrics, deepfakes, cybersecurity and decentralized ID

Digital identity predictions for 2020: biometrics, deepfakes, cybersecurity and decentralized ID

  By Chris Burt Many companies in the biometric, digital identity, and cybersecurity space have shared predictions for 2020 with Biometric Update, touching on many of the key themes of the past year, and reflecting the wealth...