Design Thinking: Evolving the Global Business Landscape – A Research Report by MEDICI

July 6, 2017    By : India Persson

The modern business landscape has evolved. The core business focus has moved from operational excellence to innovation. The customer is now at the center of the pyramid, around which processes and products revolve, all tied together with a common thread

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Mid-Year Review: 2017 – The Top 10

June 27, 2017    By : LTP Team

We, the LTP Team, are excited to share our traditional, collectively captured mid-year snapshot of the most interesting happenings in the year 2017. Following our traditional mid-year reviews (you can find the 2015 Top 10 review here), the 2017 infographic,

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9 Reasons to Launch or Expand a Startup in Estonia

June 22, 2017    By : Elena Mesropyan

1. The Republic of Estonia is the first country to offer e-Residency, a government-issued digital identity that empowers entrepreneurs around the world to set up and run a location-independent business E-Residency is a new digital nation for global citizens, powered

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FinTech Week in Review: Tulips, Timing, and Transfers

May 28, 2017    By : Patrick Rivenbark

“We always overestimate the change that will occur in the next two years and underestimate the change that will occur in the next ten. Don’t let yourself be lulled into inaction.” I know many of us are familiar with this

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Apply Now for MoneyConf 2017 – One of the Leading Conferences Hosting Innovators Who are Building the Finance Technologies of the 21st Century

May 22, 2017    By : Elena Mesropyan

In collaboration with the LTP Team, MoneyConf invites international professionals to attend one of the leading FinTech conferences in the world bringing together the innovators who are building the finance technologies of the 21st century together with leaders from the

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Tech Innovation in the Remittance Industry

April 17, 2017    By : Hugo Cuevas-Mohr

There is no consensus on the level of tech innovation in the international or cross-border money transfer and payments industry. FinTech startups think that there is none. They think that the industry is so complex, full of intermediaries, with huge

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New Artificial Intelligence Service Plum Enables Consumers to Automatically Save, Invest & Earn More Interest on Money

February 23, 2017    By : LTP Team

Plum brings artificial intelligence (AI) to savings and investments enabling people to automatically put money aside every couple of days. Plum exists to solve UK’s £350bn savings black hole.* Its new partnership with RateSetter allows consumers prepared take on risk

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4 Industry Experts Weigh in on FinTech Predictions for 2017

December 20, 2016    By : LTP Team

A week back we published FinTech predictions for Asia for 2017 by Henri which can be read here. We got predictions from four more people who run their own companies and/or are industry experts. Nigel Savory, Managing Director, Bottomline Technologies,

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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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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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