Blockchain’s Impact on Fintech

Blockchain’s Impact on Fintech

Blockchain, the technology that underlies the bitcoin ecosystem, is steadily making advances in the financial industry. Conventionally, the financial world has been seen as ‘slow to the party’ when it comes to innovation, primarily because of its tight regulations....
COVID-19 A Boost for Fintech Solutions

COVID-19 A Boost for Fintech Solutions

In the months following the declaration of COVID-19 as a pandemic and the ensuing lockdown measures that forced new ways of working, the financial technology (fintech) industry has seen an accelerated uptake of solutions. With offices closed and many working from...
Investing During A Recession

Investing During A Recession

Investing during a recession is undoubtedly risky, mainly because the duration and recovery scope of any crisis tends to be uncertain. The coronavirus pandemic, for example, is a classic example of a period in modern life that could not be predicted in advance. Its...
Big Data’s Contribution to Fintech’s Growth

Big Data’s Contribution to Fintech’s Growth

The innovations and advancements made in the financial services industry have largely been fuelled by technology. From online transactions to fintech apps and internet banking, technology’s impact is undeniable. However, with the widespread adoption of...
Fintech Predictions for 2020

Fintech Predictions for 2020

The financial technology (fintech) sector has witnessed many advancements in areas such as wealth management, retail banking and payments. The latter, especially, has been the focus of upgrades and improvements by a host of established players and new entrants, mainly...