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Inside China’s vision to globalize its currency

Inside China’s vision to globalize its currency

  The People’s Bank of China (PBOC) has digital currency ambitions, but all signs point to it being a cryptocurrency on the surface and a fiat currency by another name. The PBOC has extensively researched blockchain...
Bancos españoles (y de todo el mundo) vs las Big Tech: lo último

Bancos españoles (y de todo el mundo) vs las Big Tech: lo último

Por Horacio de la Fuente En un muy interesante articulos publicado por Merca (1) la CaixaBank afirma que los gigantes tecnológicos se aprovechan de la regulación en materia financiera que actualmente juega a su favor....
Quantum Money and Bitcoin

Quantum Money and Bitcoin

  Deemed as one of the biggest potential technological revolutions of recent history, quantum computing also poses security risks for the cryptocurrency space. Quantum-computing is able to harness quantum mechanics to reach data processing levels...
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...