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Major Trends Witnessed This Year in Fintech

The Financial Technology sector, a.k.a. Fintech sector is known for its fast-paced and dynamic nature. The sector was virtually in oblivion till late-2016, when, according to some, the formalization of the economy began post-demonetization.

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This Country Has the Most Buoyant Fintech Ecosystem in the APAC Region

A 2018 fintech study shows that ASEAN is seen as an expansion opportunity for fintech entrepreneurs. The report was conducted by the Australia-based Westpac Banking Corporation and Austrade, which shows that Singapore has the most buoyant fintech ecosystem in the region, followed by Indonesia and Malaysia.

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Fintech Is Making India a Digitally Empowered Nation, in a Real Sense

Three years ago, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had launched the ambitious and forward-looking Digital India’ campaign with the sole objective of making India a digitally empowered nation.

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How Are Banks Getting the Support From Fintechs

FinTech players initially sprouted from the opportunity left open by inefficiencies in the banking system, especially around the 2008 crisis when many banks pushed brakes on their growth engines to consolidate and re-evaluate themselves and their risk processes.

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Could Europe Become a Fintech Hub?

A number of technologies and new regulations are poised to disrupt the incumbent financial system. So much so that the emerging field of financial technologies has earned itself the fintech’ portmanteau.

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Here Is Why Ethereum Co-founder Dubs Blockchain as Web 3.0

While the world is busy dubbing blockchain as Internet 2.0, Joseph Lubin, Co-founder of Ethereum and Founder of Consensys thinks of it as the Web 3.0. If you are wondering if the web and internet is the same thing, well let’s break the bubble.

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China’s Great Leap Forward in Global Mobile Payments

During a recent cab ride on business in China, my driver relayed to me that his riders almost never pay him in cash, and when they do — because it is so rare — he becomes quite suspicious, fearful that they may be paying him with counterfeit bills. Indeed, most people in China don’t carry […]

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An Illustrated Glossary of Cryptocurrency Slang (Infographic)

From whales to shills and bag holders, if you want to be a successful cryptocurrency investor, here are the terms you should know. June 16, 2018 2 min read Since the rise of Bitcoin over the past few years, cryptocurrencies have been all the hype.

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The Cryptocurrency Job Market Is Exploding (Infographic)

It can feel like a new cryptocurrency is popping up every hour, and that’s because they basically are. There are more than 1,500 tradeable cryptocurrencies. In 2017 alone, there were between 2.9 and 5.8 million people using crypto wallets throughout the year, compared to 0.3 to 1.3 million in 2013.

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