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Tagged: FinTech

Incumbent payment providers may find it harder to survive 1

7 Predictions for the Future of Finance

A new 179-page report from the World Economic Forum has confirmed what many of us in FinTech already knew. Innovative technologies are disrupting financial services by putting pressure on traditional business models, and will...

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...