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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2017 Best of FinXTech Awards for Bank/FinTech Partnerships – Application Deadline Extended

January 9, 2017    By : Elena Mesropyan

Announced mid-December, the Best of FinXTech Awards by FinXTech in partnership with the LTP Team powered by MEDICI, the ultimate FinTech platform for collaborative innovation, aims to bring together banks and FinTech companies to celebrate the collaborative innovation in the

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How Mobile Banking Wins the Loyalty of Small Businesses

January 8, 2017    By : LTP Team

Personal mobile banking has already created a stir, reaching 43% of active users in 2015 (FED). While customers have warmly welcomed this new convenient way of handling daily banking operations, little emphasis is actually made on small businesses. It seems

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Reimagining India as a Startup Country

January 7, 2017    By : Vishal Kanvaty

As the world continues to struggle for growth, India stands as an island of possibilities amongst the despair. For a world where the largest economies are struggling to grow even 2%, India is a USD 2.225-trillion economy growing at ~

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Canada is One of the Best Markets to Build and Test Innovative FinTech Solutions

January 6, 2017    By : Elena Mesropyan

Being on the verge of tech-powered evolution, Canada’s FinTech landscape has been a hotbed of activity with over 100 Canadian FinTech startups raising over $1 billion since 2010. A progressive traditional sector, supportive government and international interest serve as the foundation

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DLT in Supply Chain Financing, YES Bank’s Pilot: An Analysis.

January 5, 2017    By : Aman Trivedi

Introduction: DLTs Distributed ledger technology (DLT), very fondly referred to as blockchain, has found many potential applications across industries since its entry to the mainstream business avenues almost two years ago. DLT has varied characteristics, each of which is being

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Can Rapid Innovation Adoption and Data Privacy Co-Exist?

January 5, 2017    By : Elena Mesropyan

A data-driven approach to decision-making and evaluation of opportunities has well-served businesses since advanced data analytics solutions invaded national markets. But when it comes to hazardous consequences of data access by improper parties, the question of balance between open gates

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2016 Reflections and Predictions for 2017

January 5, 2017    By : Canh Tran

The year 2016 saw the aftermath of EMV implementation impacting financial institutions, merchants and consumers across the US. Though many expected to see a number of positive benefits from EMV, those benefits didn’t include a reduction in the number of

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Enhancing the Business of Government by Bringing Innovation to the Public Sector

January 4, 2017    By : Elena Mesropyan

Tech-powered innovation gradually comes to every vertical of national ecosystems – the financial services industry, the insurance industry, manufacturing, etc. The governing structure – the founding element of every nation – however, has been largely overlooked by entrepreneurs in both

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Chatbots Will Enable Deeper Engagement and Build Stronger Customer Loyalty

January 4, 2017    By : Elena Mesropyan

The role of a ‘personal touch’ in delivering financial services is difficult to overestimate, which made it a challenge in the past to overcome the physical part of banking. The traditional and dominating model of a bank is still a

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