FinTech

Innovation Is at the Forefront for Infosys Finacle

FinTechs are reimagining banking customer journeys. As incumbent banks struggle to keep up with changing technology requirements and customer expectations, FinTechs have been quick to leverage the opportunities to attract banking customers. However, as many FinTechs have realized, sustaining the initial success will require collaboration instead of competition with banks....

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Banking

How Banks Are Using Strategic Pricing to Empower their Customers

Strategic pricing enhances customer acquisition, retention, and satisfaction across all industries, whether it’s hospitality and travel, or retail goods. In a new era of banking, where interest rates are quickly rising, banks need to consider strategic pricing to maintain customer stickiness and remain profitable. With strategic pricing, banks can customize...

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FinTech

FinTech Without Borders

Brett King and Jason Henrichs talk with their international guests about trends in FinTech and how these advances will spread across regions. Jason is joined by Amit Goel, Chief Strategy & Innovation Officer at MEDICI to discuss FinTech funding – in June 2018, FinTech startups around the world raised $3.764...

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FinTech

H1 2018 Global FinTech Investments Round-Up

The year 2018 is proving to be an explosive one for global FinTech investments: the global FinTech community has raised more than $61.86 billion in a combination of VC/PE investments and acquisitions/buyouts in H1 2018. In terms of YoY growth, global FinTech VC/PE funding grew by a staggering 150%, from...

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Financial Inclusion

The Impact of Microfinance

How poor is the world? In 2013, 10.7% of the world’s population lived on less than US$1.90 a day. By fall 2015, for the first time in history, less than 10% of the world’s population was living in extreme poverty — down from 37% in 1990 and 44% in 1981....

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InvestTech

How to Engage the New Generation of Investors

As Generation X hits its prime earning years, and millennials enter into the workforce, they’re taking center stage as the new generation of investors. Technology has not only altered the way individuals shop for products and services but also the way they interact with the companies who are selling these...

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Retail Banking

11 Major Risks Faced by Banks in 2018 and Beyond

Over the decades, the financial services industry has undergone significant transformation due to internal and external factors, including business model transformation, adoption of advanced technologies, changing regulatory environments, etc. Modern banking sector is a highly complex ecosystem, where stakeholders of different backgrounds — internet, tech companies, startups — play an...

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