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Tagged: finance

Capital is being pumped into start-ups looking to disrupt finance 1

3 Trends Driving FinTech Investment in 2015

While the spotlight may be shining on the FinTech market, it is not a new phenomenon. Over the past five years, investment in FinTech start-ups has been steadily growing. According to CB Insights, in...

Spanish taxi drivers protesting against the Uber taxi app 2

Are Banks Facing an “Uber moment”?

Earlier this year, at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Bank of England Governor Mark Carney told a room full of the most influential voices in business and economics that we’re now looking at...

London's Canary Wharf: are these banking giants under threat? 5

What Is ‘FinTech’? How Is It Disrupting Finance?

It’s one of those buzzwords that’s used by self-styled “experts” without explanation, as if we’re all financial professionals and part-time computer programmers. In a general sense, FinTech refers to the technology that is becoming increasingly...