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Big Data advances lead to impressive Fintech opportunities

Big Data advances lead to impressive Fintech opportunities

Posted byBy Sean Parker The huge demand for innovation in finances resulted in a massive rise of fintech companies in Europe. They usually offer more user-friendly solutions supported by accessible web and mobile apps. Clients...
How Cloud Computing is Driving the Industrial Revolution 4.0

How Cloud Computing is Driving the Industrial Revolution 4.0

  Industry reports around the world believe that Cloud technology is a critical enabler of the Industrial Revolution 4.0. As the new Industry Revolution starts the ignition, cloud computing is effectively supporting the developments on...
Why self-service banking is essential in a post-pandemic world

Why self-service banking is essential in a post-pandemic world

By Pat Shea Customers want banking transactions to be digital and simple but expect customer service to be interactive, said Simon Powley, head global advisor consultant for Diebold Nixdorf. "I think what a lot of financial...
Fintechs aprenderán de otras industrias: Alexis Nickin Gaxiola

Fintechs aprenderán de otras industrias: Alexis Nickin Gaxiola

By Mercedes Rangel A pesar de los avances que se han obtenido en materia de tecnología financiera, el especialista en fintech, Alexis Nickin Gaxiola destacó que será necesario seguir aprendiendo del ejemplo de otras industrias para reforzar y...
Sonect Partners with iDenfy on digital security for onboarding Sonect service users

Sonect Partners with iDenfy on digital security for onboarding Sonect service users

  Sonect, the financial tech company that provides services targeted towards turning every cash register into an ATM point via point of sale system and smartphone devices has announced its partnership deal with the digital...
Luego del fracaso de Libra, Facebook Shop para competir con Amazon y eBay

Luego del fracaso de Libra, Facebook Shop para competir con Amazon y eBay

  Libra iba a cambiarlo todo, cuando Facebook la presentó en junio de 2019: una moneda global respaldada por decenas de organismos y plataformas digitales. Luego llegaron las restricciones gubernamentales, con quienes Facebook no había...
Blockchain gets its claws into Hong Kong’s fintech scene

Blockchain gets its claws into Hong Kong’s fintech scene

By Joe Devanesan The fintech sector in Hong Kong is experiencing tremendous growth in 2020 Blockchain technology is seeping into the fast-evolving space 39% of new firms launched last year operate using distributed ledger technology Blockchain...
CBRE launches Host Connect mobile app focused on connectivity and safe return to work

CBRE launches Host Connect mobile app focused on connectivity and safe return to work

  CBRE today announced the launch of Host Connect, a new mobile application which supports employees and employers—as well as landlords and tenants—in the gradual return to the workplace. With government stay-at-home restrictions beginning to lift...
Enfuce approved as an authorized payment institution

Enfuce approved as an authorized payment institution

  With the Payment Institution license, Enfuce can now unlock a variety of opportunities for its customers. A multitude of companies such as insurance companies, accounting bureaus and mobile network operators can now benefit from...

The long road to recovery for Asian economies post COVID

While few economists have predicted a quick return to economic growth or normalcy in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic, it appears that the road to recovery will be particularly pronounced in Asia. This is...
Global CyberTech100 list recognizes the tech companies providing critical cyber defences to financial institutions

Global CyberTech100 list recognizes the tech companies providing critical cyber defences to financial institutions

  CyberTech is one of the fastest growing sectors within the FinTech industry, with FinTech Global data showing investment in the space has grown 14x since 2014 to reach $3.4bn last year. That surge in activity comes as...
Blockchain, AI, IoT: How India can help farmers by leveraging these technologies

Blockchain, AI, IoT: How India can help farmers by leveraging these technologies

By Santosh Sarangi As the world order gets realigned, it’s an opportunity to revive different sectors using emerging technologies (ET), including artificial intelligence (AI), blockchain and the Internet of Things (IoT). Given the ‘disruptive’ nature...
Trustcom

Trustcom Financial and the advantages of SEPA instant payments

In an increasingly hyper-connected and fast-paced world, the ability to conduct financial transactions quickly and securely is fundamental. That's why relying on electronic money institutions that offer SEPA instant payments, such as Trustcom Financial,...
¿Un nuevo Bitcoin?: Visa se prepara para lanzar su propia moneda digital

¿Un nuevo Bitcoin?: Visa se prepara para lanzar su propia moneda digital

  El gigante de pagos globales Visa presentó una patente en la Oficina de Patentes y Marcas de EE. UU. con el objetivo de crear y distribuir una moneda fiduciaria digital basada en una cadena de...
Blockchain technology: 10+ real-world blockchain examples

Blockchain technology: 10+ real-world blockchain examples

By Ankit Kapoor Blockchain technology is a revolution for this changing technological world. It has immense applications, ranging from finance to healthcare and making secure payments to the internet of things, making its mark in almost...
Machine learning will transform the banking sector

Machine learning will transform the banking sector

By Robin Trehan Machine learning is a prerequisite feature of an intelligent system that supports the banking sector. Without it, there is no possibility of enabling data-driven predictions that can generate new business opportunities for...
How is AI playing cupid in the digital payments space?

How is AI playing cupid in the digital payments space?

By Gairika Mitra Artificial Intelligence is being used widely in banks, and has been seen as a blessing by the fintech players and payment providers that would help customers in online purchases during social distancing, and...

How Are Cryptocurrencies Performing in Europe Compared to the US?

It has been an interesting year for cryptocurrencies the world over. Popular e-currencies such as Litecoin have seen historic price drops in the light of the global economic crisis, while others such as Ethereum...
No sólo billeteras virtuales: una por una, las 10 tendencias fintech que veremos en los próximos años

No sólo billeteras virtuales: una por una, las 10 tendencias fintech que veremos en...

Por Alejandro Tomás Scasserra* El ecosistema financiero se ha vuelto sumamente complejo. A medida que avanza la tecnología y se van sumando nuevos jugadores al mercado, se vuelve más difícil poder predecir qué es lo que pasará o que rumbo tomarán las empresas. Lejos quedó el mundo financiero gobernado por grandes empresas con productos tradicionales y...
Deep Dive: Legacy Banks And The infrastructure stumbling blocks keeping them from the cloud

Deep Dive: Legacy Banks And The infrastructure stumbling blocks keeping them from the cloud

An expanding number of challenger banks have eschewed the industry’s traditionally slow and steady innovation approach. These banks are offering digital or mobile-only platforms powered by cutting-edge technologies like artificial intelligence (AI), biometrics and machine learning (ML)...
Military applications of blockchain technology

Military applications of blockchain technology

By: Husayn Hashim Blockchain - the technology that underlies Bitcoin's cryptocurrency, has been recognized as a technological innovation that is projected to be even more powerful than the Internet. Although there was skepticism about the potential...