Tag Archive | FinTech

8 Trends Shaping the Future of Blockchain

8 Trends Shaping the Future of Blockchain

Regulatory scrutiny is increasing, but this isn’t slowing the pace of blockchain activity — if anything, it’s helping the industry mature. As financing methods shift and investors search for the killer app, we dive into eight trends shaping the future of blockchain technology.

via CBinsights

American Mobile Wallet Market Lacks Leadership

American Mobile Wallet Market Lacks Leadership

In the U.S. market, no mobile wallet has emerged triumphant yet. The user base is split among operating systems and also fragmented across services like PayPal, bank-specific ventures like Chase Pay and retailer solutions like Walmart Pay.

via eMarketer

Why Fintech Innovators will Disrupt B2B Money Transfer

Why Fintech Innovators will Disrupt B2B Money Transfer

The money transfer segment of the commercial financial services sector is vast, with transactions taking place on both a domestic and international cross-border basis. A recent Juniper Research market study found that global cross-border B2B money transfers totalled $136 trillion in 2017.

via Digital Lifescapes

How Blockchain will Fuel Global Digital Disruption

How Blockchain will Fuel Global Digital Disruption

Blockchain technology is transforming the way we do business by allowing consumers to cut out the middleman in numerous vital services, reducing costs and boosting efficiency. In this way it has the potential to reduce poverty throughout the developing world.

via World Economic Forum

Digital Payments: Government Fintech Solutions in Action

Digital Payments: Government Fintech Solutions in Action

The digitization of payments is a necessary stepping stone in hauling anti-corruption systems into the 21st century. By leveraging payment data and advanced analytics, governments could save up to $1 trillion worldwide.

via World Economic Forum

Digital Banking Users will Reach 2 Billion Worldwide

Digital Banking Users will Reach 2 Billion Worldwide

The retail banking sector continues to pursue digital transformation projects. Mobile devices are key to their strategy, as banks move to a ‘mobile first’ approach. It’s a global trend supported by the scale of a declining financial services workforce, and the number of physical branches.

via Digital Lifescapes

An Introduction to Concepts for Blockchain Use Cases

Introduction to Blockchain Concepts

“This is what is so significant about blockchain platforms: by creating a secure database across many different computers, this system removes the need for a bank or any other institution to exist at the centre overseeing and regulating the data.”

via World Economic Forum