MEDICI talent: Connecting the Best With the Best

June 13, 2017    By : Aditya Khurjekar

New job portal allows candidates and employers to find and post FinTech Jobs We are excited to announce MEDICI talent! A job portal for employers and professionals in the FinTech industry to find each other, knowing that both the job

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FinTech Story: Hits and Misses From 2013 to 2016 and the Way Forward

January 9, 2017    By : Amit

We have watched 35+ FinTech segments through the ups and downs every single day in the last 3.5 years at LTP. We developed a lot of listening tools and an army of analysts to catch everything in FinTech like a

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Of Suits, Hoodies and Ripped Jeans: Transcending the “Expectation Chasm” in Banking

December 1, 2016    By : Gaurav Sharma

Banking is at an inflection point. Technology giants such as Google, Apple, Facebook, Amazon, and Alibaba (GAFAA) are redefining the customer experience and increasingly becoming serious about financial services. The digitization of everything and the “shifting of consumer expectations” are creating the next

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The Ongoing Debate: Are FinTech Startups Really Disrupting Banks?

April 13, 2016    By : Amit

A Goldman Sachs (yes, the ones being disrupted) research report in early 2015 estimated that a part of the traditional financial services’ revenue ($4.7 trillion out of $13.7 trillion) is at risk of being displaced by new technology-enabled entrants which

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19 Bitcoin Remittance Startups That Won’t Let the Cryptocurrency Die

February 5, 2016    By : Kate

Bitcoin has recently become quite a debatable topic as the opinions are diverse when it comes to the question of whether bitcoin use in terms of security and other risks related to cryptocurrency. There are even some compelling reasons why

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13 Plus Blockchain Startups from the US

November 30, 2015    By : LTP Team

[Updated] Blockchain has been one of the most awe-inspiring FinTech innovations since the Internet came into existence. Startups are coming up with amazing use cases for blockchain technology and many startups are building their businesses around the same. There are

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13 Blockchain & Bitcoin Companies That Raised Serious Funding in 2015

November 16, 2015    By : Kate

Many VCs have poured money into bitcoin/blockchain startups realizing the potential of what could become the “IC engine” of FinTech, and rightly so. Some of these startups are at the cutting edge of problem-solving. Also, investment of time, energy and

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11 Money Transfer Companies Using Blockchain Technology

October 23, 2015    By : Amit

Remittance (Money Transfer Service) has always been dominated by companies like Western Union and MoneyGram. But new players and startups are trying to make the scenario competitive by offering different forms of money transfer services. With the advent of digital

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Bitcoin-Powered P2P Money Transfer Service Provider Abra Secures $12M

September 12, 2015    By : Priti

Abra, a startup developing a peer-to-peer (P2P) remittance app powered by bitcoin, has recently raised $12 million in Series A financing. Investors in the round include Arbor Ventures, RRE Ventures and First Round Capital. Till date, the company has raised

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