Showing Results For Tag: Banking

Grow VC Group at Europe 14th Annual Retail Banking Forum in Vienna
Thursday, October 6th, 2016

Digital disruption is hitting the financial services and changing the whole retail banking model. Alternative lending models are transforming the banking sector, creating both competitive threats and evolutionary opportunities for financial institutions. According to the 2016 World Retail Banking Report, 96 percent of banking executives agree that the industry is progressing toward a digital banking… Read more…

Financial Technology in Latin America
Thursday, August 25th, 2016

According to the World Bank’s Global Financial Inclusion Database, only 51% of the population in Latin America and the Caribbean has a bank account. This figure varies greatly between countries, with more than 80% of the adult population remaining ‘unbanked’ in Nicaragua for less than 35% in Brazil and Costa Rica. Furthermore, it means that… Read more…

Crowd Valley Inc Announces Enterprise Service For Banking Institutions
Tuesday, April 12th, 2016

For Immediate Release LendIt, San Francisco – April 12 – Speaking at the worlds largest online lending event, Crowd Valley Inc, creator of the world’s first digital back office for private securities transaction portals and marketplaces announced new service levels after pilots with financial institutions. Crowd Valley now offers tailored service, including compliance technology used… Read more…

With Fintech the Ultimate Winner is the Consumer
Tuesday, February 9th, 2016

Innovation in the financial sector has arrived late compared to other industries, for example telecommunications, but it eventually happened, mainly driven by small, external actors – the so called fintech startups – which are today posing a serious threat (or a huge opportunity) to incumbents. The uprising of fintech and finance 2.0, which took place… Read more…

The Whys of Fintech’s Incredible Growth
Wednesday, July 29th, 2015

The fintech sector has been undergoing incredible growth over the last couple of years. As reported by Accenture’s report on Fintech, global investment in fintech firms tripled from $4.05 billion (£2.6 billion) in 2013 to $12.2 billion (£7.8 billion) in 2014, with Europe (i.e. London) leading the rank. But how can be explained such astonishing… Read more…