Payments

Daily Review: Asia’s Mobile Payments Landscape is Changing – Telcos & Smartphone Makers are Taking Over

The mobile payments landscape in Asia is about to start its transformative journey towards a more homogenized space. We saw both major events coming – smartphone manufacturers taking control over now native capability (payments), and telecom companies stepping up to claim their place in their natural niche. “The mobile payments...

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Blockchain

World-Class Education Program for Blockchain & FinTech Launched by TalentSprint and MEDICI in India

Bangalore, Mumbai, and Hyderabad – March 20, 2018 – MEDICI (formerly Let’s Talk Payments ranked #2 in the world in FinTech space) recently announced their collaboration with TalentSprint to create a world-class four-month Blockchain & FinTech certification training program in India. This program for working professionals of India has been...

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Payments

Purchase-to-Pay Automation: Bridging the Gap Between Finance & Procurement

Purchase-to-pay solutions are widely recognized as an essential component of organizations’ finance and procurement departments. Businesses have enjoyed benefits including cost savings, increased accuracy, enhanced audit trails, and 60% productivity gains with automated workflows for invoice matching and exception handling – all as a result of purchase-to-pay solutions. As such,...

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Payments

The Story of India's Emergence as a Leading FinTech Hub

The global FinTech ecosystem continues to grow at a rapid pace. Hundreds of new startups are being founded every month across the globe. Innovative, data-focused business models continue to disrupt the traditional FinServ industry, with banks and other incumbents looking to adapt to these newer ways. The US has been...

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Enabling Technologies

APIs, FinTech & Open Banking – RBS Documentary

“The business of banking is changing, and it is changing dramatically. Disruptive technologies are increasingly being placed in the hands of end customers, and their behaviors are changing. And as their behaviors change, the business of banking is changing, so banks no longer own the end-to-end value chain. Every piece...

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Payments

Internet of Payments – The Next Step in FinTech

The Internet of Things (IoT) has been growing exponentially for the past decade and is expected to double again to 50 billion connected devices by 2020. That is equivalent to more than six devices for every person on the planet. However, discussions recently have shifted away from the number of...

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Payments

Daily Review: How India & China Jump Into the Digital Era

“India [is] really going through demonetization right now. They really never had point-of-sale terminals, credit card[s], and what they’re trying to do now is do everything through digital.” “There aren’t middlemen in between to take a part of the transaction. There’s less corruption and graft that can go on. And...

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