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40% of SME bankers still require over one week to approve loans

40% of SME bankers still require over one week to approve loans

  FintechOS, the global technology provider for banks, insurers and other financial services companies, has launched a report, in association with Efma, a non-profit organisation created by...
‘Systemic’ cyberattack presents real risk for US banks

‘Systemic’ cyberattack presents real risk for US banks

 US banks face material risks from ‘systematic’ cyberattacks despite being able to withstand average modelled cyber risk losses, according to Fitch.In a new report entitled “Quantifying US...
How telemedicine and AI can benefit heathcare providers?

How telemedicine and AI can benefit heathcare providers?

By Shivani MuthyalaTelemedicine and AI can be cost-effective at the same time accurate Telemedicine and AI-driven symptom checking has enhanced the first-level diagnosis and prioritizing...
Novidea partners with ACORD Solutions Group to help shape the future of the insurance market

Novidea partners with ACORD Solutions Group to help shape the future of the...

 Novidea, the global provider of the ‘born-in-the-cloud’ insurance platform that  enables brokers, agents, and MGAs to manage and drive growth across the entire distribution...
Bitcoin emits less than 5 percent of the legacy financial sector´s carbon emission

Bitcoin emits less than 5 percent of the legacy financial sector´s carbon emission

 In my very first foray into publishing an analysis on this topic in 2014, and as recently as my last piece for Bitcoin Magazine, I set...
European premiums down 5% as MAPFRE remains sixth-largest European non-life insurer

European premiums down 5% as MAPFRE remains sixth-largest European non-life insurer

The premium volume of the insurance business in Europe fell by 4.9% in 2020However, aggregate premium of top groups in non-life segment...

WhenFresh partners with Bluesky to give insurers vital access to National Tree Map™ data

London, 5 August 2021: WhenFresh has teamed up with tree mapping specialists Bluesky to make its National Tree Map™ (NTM™) data available to insurers...
Insurers tighten coverage for cyberattacks

Insurers tighten coverage for cyberattacks

Insurers are having to take a hard look at how they deal with ransomware attacks as they keep happening and coverage is much more...
Mapfre´s earings rise by 34.5 percent to 364 million euros in the first six months of the year

Mapfre´s earings rise by 34.5 percent to 364 million euros in the first six...

KEYS ASPECTS OF THE FIRST HALFThe Group records revenues of just under 14.1 billion euros (+6.1 percent) and premiums grow by 6.2 percent...
The future of fintech is networked, not hierarchical. How coronavirus will usher in a new digital age

The future of fintech is networked, not hierarchical.

By Seth WardOld, hierarchical institutions have shown they lack resilience to coronavirus. Their large properties, huge ivory towers designed to be both imposing and...

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Coinbase vs. Robinhood: Which one is better for you?

Coinbase vs. Robinhood: Which one is better for you?

 By FintechNews StaffSummary:-Robinhood and Coinbase are both popular online investment platforms. They may appeal to different kinds of traders.-Coinbase is the leading U.S.-based cryptocurrency exchange.  Coinbase is...
Big Banks Believe Bitcoin May Very Well Become the New Gold

Big banks believe Bitcoin may very well become the new gold

 First adopters were keen on Bitcoin long ago. They’ve since become interested in smaller projects for the most part.But now, something interesting is happening...
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Financial inclusion: 26 millions U.S. adults are credit invisible, or have no credit at...

By FintechNews Staff Summary:-one in ten U.S. adults are credit invisible, or have no credit at all, making it more difficult for them to access...