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WHY FINTECH ADOPTION IS LOW IN CANADA —

WHY FINTECH ADOPTION IS LOW IN CANADA — AND WHY THAT WILL CHANGE

  Traditional banks as well as fintech companies are feeling the pressure to develop simpler, more transparent, customer-centric products. Why? One driver is fintech adoption in...
Fintech Trends

The Fintech Landscape and Anticipated Trends

By Anthony Carranza Investopedia defines Fintech as a portmanteau or a bag of financial technology that describes an emerging financial services sector in the 21st century....
Region’s largest FinTech hub set to open in Bahrain

Region’s largest FinTech hub set to open in Bahrain

Manama - Bahrain FinTech Bay (BFB), billed as the largest dedicated FinTech hub in the Middle East and Africa, is scheduled to open in February next...
FINTECH INVESTMENT REMAINS STRONG: REPORT

FINTECH INVESTMENT REMAINS STRONG: REPORT

  Total global fintech funding remains strong, with US$8.2 billion invested in Q3, after more than doubling to US$9.3 billion in Q2, according to a KPMG report. Although deal volume declined,...
Fintech Uruguay

El Banco Central anunció que regulará las fintechs en 2018

  Uruguay: Las nuevas tecnologías aplicadas al sistema financiero (fintech) son un hecho y, hasta el momento, no existen normas en Uruguay que regulen su...
Fintech Adoption

Una de cada tres personas conectadas usa servicios de Fintech, según E&Y

  Una de cada tres personas que se encuentra conectada en el mundo ya utiliza los servicios de las Fintech, de acuerdo a información del estudio...
Insurtech conference Madrid 19 de actubre 2017 y aplicaciones blockchain

La descentralización de los seguros en la InsurTech Unconference

La importancia de la tecnología Blockchain y su aplicación al sector seguros será unos de los temas de debate de la próxima InsurTech Unconference...
Aviva is taking a majority stake in robo investment startup Wealthify

Aviva buys majority stake in robo-adviser Wealthify

Aviva is set to acquire a majority stake in robo-investment service Wealthify. While it does not give regulated advice, Wealthify offers Isas and general investment...
More Chinese fintech firms to eye Hong Kong IPOs,

More Chinese fintech firms to eye Hong Kong IPOs, says JP Morgan

By Laura He More Chinese fintech firms vying to go public could choose Hong Kong as their listing venue, after the city’s first fintech IPO...
Future of Fintech: India in 2050

Future of Fintech: India in 2050

by Mihir Mehta A portmanteau of two words- Finance and technology, Fintech has created a disruption in the financial services industry (banking, investments, payments etc.) by...

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Blockchain technology disrupting digital banking

Blockchain technology disrupting digital banking

By Adeola Bukhabir One of the most-discussed topics over the past few years is the transformation and digitization of the financial sector. As it is evident, a...
Citadele Bank starts cooperation with fintech startup SME Finance in Lithuania

Citadele Bank starts cooperation with fintech startup SME Finance in Lithuania

  Thanks to this partnership Lithuanian small and medium sized companies will get a valuable financial support to use when there is a need to maintain...
How blockchain could prevent future data breaches

How blockchain could prevent future data breaches

By Victoria Lemieux Just before the new year, approximately 15 million Canadians — about 40 per cent of the entire population of Canada — learned...