21 Areas of Blockchain Application Beyond Financial Services

December 1, 2016    By : Elena Mesropyan

Despite mostly finance-related interest in blockchain technology, the areas of distributed ledger technology (DLT) application are not limited to the financial services industry. Along with banks and FinTech startups, non-financial players have been paying attention and looking for ways to

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MEDICI Top 21 – Blockchain Awards: Announcing the Leaders Working With Technology of the Future

July 19, 2016    By : LTP Team

Throughout the three years of dedicated ongoing research in the FinTech space, the LTP team has explored, defined and shaped the global FinTech startup ecosystem unlike anyone else. Eventually, LTP established the foundation to build MEDICI – the ultimate FinTech

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Blockchain Applications Beyond the Financial Services Industry

April 26, 2016    By : Sofia

Blockchain fever hasn’t been limited to financial institutions. Along with banks and FinTech startups, non-financial players have been paying attention and looking for ways to leverage the opportunities that distributed ledger technology opens. Let’s look at some interesting examples of

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BBVA Open Talent 2016: A Powerful Wheel in the Global FinTech Innovation Machine

April 18, 2016    By : LTP Team

Success stories are rarely self-written, there are always influential parties involved in the history of the most successful startups. Those parties include angel investors, VCs, accelerator programs, challenges and even past failures. All these are parts of a conveyor that

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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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How BBVA Open Talent Writes International Success Stories

April 12, 2016    By : LTP Team

Famous international writer Tom Clancy once wisely said,“An overnight success is ten years in the making.” While companies conceived a decade or two ago would fully feel the meaning of it, in 2016, there are companies whose overnight success sometimes

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13 Promising Blockchain Startups to Watch out For

October 12, 2015    By : Amit

Blockchain is a network approach to making digital currency completely open, decentralized and very difficult to hack, steal or counterfeit. There has been a lot of focus on blockchain’s application for the financial world. However, there are several other industries

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