The ‘Socialization’ of Financial Services

January 22, 2017    By : Elena Mesropyan

Peer networks play an important role in delivering financial services nowadays, bringing the element of social into traditionally corporate-dominated industries. Financial technology startups played a critical role in appropriating social communication and connectivity, building business models based purely on leveraging

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Six Ways FinTech Has Changed the Rules for 200 Million Financially Excluded Businesses

November 16, 2016    By : Elena Mesropyan

While accessible consumer credit options have been widely expanded with financial technology startups to the extent of not being a major problem, accessible business credit is still a tough question. According to the World Bank, 200 million businesses globally are

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The Best FinTech Startups to Support Your Startup

November 15, 2016    By : Artem Tymoshenko

Every time money moves, someone gets paid. Which is why investors are pouring money into the hands of FinTech startups that promise a piece of the $4.7-trillion pie. Leading banks and investment firms are well aware of what is at

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How [And Which] FinTech Startups Are Breaking Banking for Freelancers

September 13, 2016    By : Pavel Cherkashin

I posted an op-ed on the shadow banking economy and the new American dream in Yahoo Finance a few weeks back. Today, we’re going to put some practical information into practice as a part 2 to this sub-market in the

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The Hottest FinTech Investors in Europe to Back the Next Big Breakthrough in FinTech

April 27, 2016    By : Kate

Big breaks across industries don’t usually happen without VCs backing them. Success stories in most cases have co-authors and in 2016, VCs are the ones to provide a financial fuel to bright entrepreneurs and ideas with a high disruptive potential.

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What Are We Seeing in the SME Financing/Loans Opportunity?

April 25, 2016    By : Amit

Post the financial crisis in 2008, SMEs’ credit conditions had worsened, and credit has remained tight for the past several years. We saw a reduced number of banks focused on the small-business segment, increased regulatory scrutiny that caused banks to

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An International Billion-Dollar FinTech Club

April 3, 2016    By : Sofia

A few years ago, when the word ‘unicorn’ in FinTech wasn’t such an overused term, we would still be referring to the set of companies in this article as FinTech unicorns. Fortunately, or not, it appears that the number of billion-dollar

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UK’s SME Financing Is Undergoing a Tech-Led Transformation

February 29, 2016    By : LTP Team

Smaller businesses continue to form a large part of the UK’s economy and make an important contribution to economic growth. SMEs continue to account for 99.9% of the UK’s business population and account for almost half of the UK’s private

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25 FinTech Startups That Expanded Globally Despite Regulations & Other Problems

January 19, 2016    By : Aboli

Borderless innovation is a broad topic, which includes global expansion, global networking, cross-country laws, global business opportunities and partnerships and a lot more. A few FinTech startups have been successful in global expansion. Unlike startups in other fields such as

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