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...
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...
COVID-19’s Impact on Fintech

COVID-19’s Impact on Fintech

As the world continues to deal with the coronavirus pandemic, measures taken to prevent its spread have led to a global economic slowdown. Social distancing actions and lockdowns have led to reduced movement, travel and business, leading to loss of revenue for...
Fintech’s Impact in 2020 And Beyond

Fintech’s Impact in 2020 And Beyond

When the term fintech (financial technology) first appeared in the early 21st century, it applied to technology deployed by financial institutions to their back-end systems. Leading up to 2020 and beyond, a significant shift in fintech has introduced more use cases...