Tag Archive | FinTech

How Fintech Innovation Creates Access to Financial Services

Catalyst Fund has observed key areas where innovative fintech startups have an advantage over banks and other legacy players. Specific characteristics of modern technology and tech firms using these approaches enable these improved outcomes.

Source: World Economic Forum

Exploring Blockchain and the Fourth Industrial Revolution

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The intersection of newer financial tools and technology is creating an enormous impact that can help unleash a sustainable development revolution. How can a new fintech-based initiative connect with this sweet spot?

Source: World Economic Forum

Why UK Fintech Start-up Investment is Remarkable

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Investors have pumped more than 825 million pounds ($1.1 billion) into British financial technology (fintech) start-ups since the start of 2017 — that’s double the amount seen in the same period last year.

Source: Reuters

Commercial Blockchain Deployments Gain Traction

Many organizations are now actively considering blockchain deployments, and a significant proportion are already anticipating integration of blockchain into their IT systems within the next 18 months, according the latest worldwide market study by Juniper Research.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

Digital Trust: The Value of Data

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Equifax, a U.S. based consumer credit reporting agency that collects and aggregates information on over 800 million individual consumers and more than 88 million businesses worldwide, suffered a data breach of 143 million users. As a result, they’re facing a class action lawsuit of up to $70 billion.

Source: World Economic Forum

Cognitive Systems Global Market Opportunity in Banking

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“Cognitive systems with high-definition technology can help in determining the world’s most composite data analysis difficulties by entering into the complexity of exploiting the power of big data, machine learning, natural language processing, and automated reasoning technology.”

Source: FMI

Cryptocurrency Daily Trading Now Exceeds $2 Billion

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A new worldwide market study by Juniper Research has found that the value of cryptocurrency transactions is expected to surpass $1 trillion in 2017 — that’s more than 15 times the level in 2016.

Source: Digital Lifescapes