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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Which Are the Top 3 Hottest FinTech Hubs Worldwide?

November 25, 2016    By : Elena Mesropyan

While we have been brushing through the world’s hottest FinTech hubs, we haven’t really looked at them in a comparative manner. Meanwhile, every hub is unique and carries hallmarks of its history of growth and development affected by distinctive forces.

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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 FinTech Industry Speaks About Brexit and What It Means for Financial Services

July 1, 2016    By : LTP Team

Last week, we saw a drastic turn of events with UK exiting the EU, commonly known as ‘Brexit’ (British exit) along with British Prime Minister David Cameron’s decision of resigning by October. Along with it came the speculation of how

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31 Hottest Marketplace Lending Companies Killing Bank Credit

March 4, 2016    By : Kate

SoFi helps graduates of top-tier universities refinance student loans. The company focuses on student loans, mortgages and personal loans. Upstart is an online lending platform that uses data to bring together high-potential borrowers and investors. Upstart offers three-year, fixed-interest loans.

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Awe-Inspiring London FinTech Industry Is Firing on All Cylinders

December 30, 2015    By : Sofia

London is known to be one of the world’s hubs of innovation with a wide range of well-known disruptive startups coming from the UK’s disruption center. Along with Silicon Valley and New York, London is a place of tremendous opportunities

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