MEDICI now! The FriendlyScore Story

July 4, 2017    By : Nicolo Petrone

FinTech startups have revolutionized the financial service industry with their niche ideas and tech-savvy innovations. If the idea can bring something new to the industry, there is a real chance of success, and London-based FinTech group FriendlyScore typifies everything right

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‘Expect Election-Induced Mayhem Across Financial Markets’ Warns DeVere CEO

June 9, 2017    By : LTP Team

June 9, 2017 – The shock UK election result is set to unleash mayhem across global financial markets, warns the boss of one of the world’s largest independent financial services organizations. The warning from Nigel Green, Founder and CEO of

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Exclusive Interview: Leigh Gilmore – FinTech Conference Disruptor

May 13, 2017    By : Patrick Rivenbark

After getting a great response from Leigh’s first article, we wanted to talk with Leigh to understand what she’s doing differently, why FinTech, and understand what you can get from attending. If you can make it to the DC area

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Citi Unveils 103 Finalists to Showcase Integrity Solutions to Citi & Ally Executives, Government Entities & Special Guests

May 12, 2017    By : Elena Mesropyan

Announced in February 2017, Citi Tech for Integrity (T4I) Challenge – a global initiative to source solutions to promote integrity, accountability, and transparency in the public sector – brought together 80+ allies and contributors including governments, regulators, Fortune 500 Tech

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‘Never Leave Home Without It’

May 11, 2017    By : Mehul Desai

Most definitions of the wallet refer to it as a pocket-sized case – typically made of leather or some fabric – for carrying money and cards. Historically, there is a broader interpretation where the money and cards can be replaced with

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The Era of Digital Has Arrived in Capital Markets, and Collaboration Will Pave the Way Forward

May 10, 2017    By : Elena Mesropyan

Until recently, the FinTech community globally has been deeply vested in conquering payments and lending businesses. In fact, payments and lending have steadily been the most funded and represented FinTech segments around the world. In the years ahead, however, the

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Chip Cards: Did They Make Our World More Secure?

May 9, 2017    By : Frank Mogollon

The replacement of magnetic cards has shifted the threat matrix from the card to the consumer – and we’re more at risk than ever Bank fraud is a big, ripe and juicy target. For many of us, it’s very satisfying

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The Persistent Payment Fraud Challenge and What Can Be Done About It

May 5, 2017    By : Milos Dunjic

As I review the latest payments industry news, I am trying to identify if there could be some low-hanging fruit that would make sense for the payments card industry to focus on. It seems that there is a consensus out

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Internet of Things: An Evolution

May 2, 2017    By : Chetan Shah

“Everything that can be automated, will be automated.”  – Shoshana Zuboff, Rtd. Prof. HBS The aliens are coming. Well, they are already here. Sounds absurd, but we are no less alien to what we were a decade ago. And our

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From Financial Inclusion to Financial Health: Addressing the Fundamental Barriers to Financial Inclusion – Part 2

April 27, 2017    By : Isabella Carvalho Silva

Customers should have tools and an offline network that enable them to connect to an online financial services platform in an affordable way. They should also respond to a fundamental requirement: legally exist. Tools Mobile ownership is widespread among most

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