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Gartner says digitalization will make most heritage financial firms irrelevant by 2030
30 October 2018
By 2030, 80 percent of heritage financial services firms will go out of business, become commoditized or exist only formally but not competing effectively,…


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DBS launches platform to help the bank harness the power of technologies
30 October 2018
In its effort to reimagine banking and make banking simpler, faster and more secure, DBS Bank launched a programme aimed at matching DBS and its corporate…


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AI use cases for the banking sector: beyond chatbots
30 October 2018
Rudradeb Mitra, author of Creating Value with AI, says banks should look beyond data and focus on creating value to get the best from artificial intelligence.


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Tala announces strategic investment from PayPal
29 October 2018
Tala, the leading consumer lending app in emerging markets, announced a strategic investment from PayPal.


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Social mobility is booming across Asia, Africa and the Middle East
29 October 2018
More than half (59%) of emerging affluent consumers in Asia, Africa and the Middle East are experiencing upward social mobility, a new Standard Chartered…


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At work with Amit Shah
29 October 2018
Amit Shah, Chief Fintech Officer and Senior President of Corporate Strategy, Marketing and Communications at YES BANK in India, explains to Boris Plantier…


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BBVA launches the first data-based smart financial aggregator
29 October 2018
The bank brings digital transformation to its business customers with a financial aggregation service.


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Security ranks as number one eCommerce priority for SMEs
29 October 2018
Security overtakes reliability and cost in payments decision-making process thanks to rise in emerging payment methods, according to a report by Paysafe.


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Small businesses access more than $10 million per day with Kabbage
26 October 2018
Kabbage, a global financial services, technology and data platform serving small businesses, is now extending access to more than $10 million per day…


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Fintech Friday: Urban Jungle
26 October 2018
Urban Jungle aims to make it easier for young renters to buy and manage insurance. Jimmy Williams, CEO of the company, tells Boris Plantier more.

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