Fintech start-ups need not be a threat. In fact they offer a new promise
To identify the most promising financial services companies across the globe
Informilo asked some of the most active investors in the sector to nominate and evaluate companies outside their own portfolios. Nominations are vetted by the group and only those companies that get votes from non-investors make it on to the list.
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A number of barriers must be overcome before commercial blockchain services are launched
Banks can learn a lot from companies in other sectors, including Lego
China’s tech giants could be more of a threat to banks than Apple or Google
Cognitive computing — computers that can ‘think’ — is being put to work in banks
Anju Patwardhan was appointed to help Standard Chartered navigate the FIntech threat
SWIFT’s Innotribe unit is helping the banking industry connect to start-ups
The interests of banks and customers are aligned. Helping customers get jobs benefits both