BankTech

How Three Banks Evolved Into FinTech to Excel in the Leading Financial Market in Latin America

Small banks have realized that digital accounts provide an opportunity to overcome barriers such as agency costs and physical distance from customers, allowing them to attract the previously unattainable share of consumers through technology. Together, the digital accounts of Inter, Neon and Original count nearly 400,000 customers. The three came...

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BankTech

Week in Review: Hedge...Money... Hegemony?

Financial services is not a completely free market and for good reason. It’s unreasonable to expect even those who work in the industry to understand all of retail and commercial banking, capital markets, and treasury management - they have better things to do. Moreover, the power large financial institutions, central...

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Digital

MEDICI Now! The Peace Of Mind (POM) Story

MEDICI Now! Startup Stories highlights the companies that are shaping the new financial technology industry. So, keep an eye out each week for new stories! If you think you or someone you know should be highlighted, send us a note. Without further ado… Company Name: POM – Peace Of Mind Name/Title: Johannes Vermeire, Co-founder &...

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Lending

FinTech Lending: A Trojan Horse for Small Businesses?

Lending business has steadily been one of the most lucrative in FinTech for almost every party involved - virtuous investors and talented teams alike. In fact, lending is one of the two most funded and represented segments in the FinTech industry, which counts close to 8K startups globally. With an...

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