Leveraging Blockchain to Enable Refugee Employment and Livelihood Programs

September 30, 2016    By : LTP Team

Most refugee situations are not resolved quickly. Instead, they become protracted, stretching over years or even decades, often without a clear end in sight. Of the 65.3 million forcibly displaced people worldwide—some 21 million of whom were refugees as of

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Connected Insurance Is Here to Stay: Are You Ready for This New Insurance Paradigm?

September 30, 2016    By : Matteo Carbone

  Italians want connected insurance policies; they are not afraid of the “Big Brother.” According to the Ania-Bain Observatory, InsurTech can take off in the home and health sectors. Now is the time for both the model and management of

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Leonie Hill Capital Announces a Strategic Partnership With Life.SREDA VC

September 30, 2016    By : LTP Team

28 September 2016, SINGAPORE – International FinTech-focused venture capital firm Life.SREDA signed a memorandum of understanding with Leonie Hill Capital (LHC), a Singapore-based private equity fund, to become strategic partners in the the area of investments into financial technologies (FinTech)

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IFTA Awards: India’s Biggest FinTech Demo Day Powered by India FinTech Forum, LTP and Nasscom

September 29, 2016    By : LTP Team

India is fast becoming a cradle for FinTech with a growing stream of investment and interest from foreign investors. Things are moving rapidly in the FinTech world and it gets harder to keep pace with the startups and new-age technologies

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Five Ways Financial Institutions/Authorities Work With Blockchain Technology

September 29, 2016    By : Sofia

With endless trials/projects/initiatives/region-specific consortiums/pilots, blockchain sometimes looks like one of those ‘fashion items’ in the financial services industry that institutions want to have to keep the title of ‘innovative and modern.’ Undoubtedly, some of those initiatives will end up perpetuating

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Canada’s FinTech Ecosystem Is Gaining Momentum as a Global Hub for Innovative Technology

September 28, 2016    By : Sofia

As FinTech hubs around the world enter various phases of growth and development, the attention of financial industry professionals is being scattered over emerging locations and new opportunities for businesses. While Canada is not really a ‘freshman’ ecosystem in FinTech,

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Consumers Around the World Want to Use Smartphones as an Alternative to Plastic Cards

September 28, 2016    By : Sofia

Understanding of the readiness of certain countries and regions for innovative transformation is a crucial part of business expansion strategies for startups in any industry. While there are examples of innovative startups that have expanded globally despite regulations and other

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How AI Blurs the Lines Between Online and Offline Shopping Experiences

September 27, 2016    By : Sofia

Even though AI went from a science fiction ‘hero’ to a part of everyday reality, there is always more to achieve with the application of AI across industries. Some estimates suggest that the total global market for robots and artificial

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Exclusive Interview With Tom Burgess, Founder & CEO of Linkable Networks

September 27, 2016    By : LTP Team

Let’s Talk Payments recently had the pleasure of interviewing Tom Burgess, Founder & CEO of Linkable Networks. Tom Burgess, a serial entrepreneur and avid adventurer. With deep-rooted experience across the advertising and digital media industries, this seasoned executive searches for

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