Showing Results For Tag: digital finance

Federal Crowdfunding Offerings in the US
Friday, October 14th, 2016

Thomson Reuter’s Practical Law division published an article that provides a comprehensive review of the 60 crowdfunding offerings that were filed within the first two months of Regulation Crowdfunding becoming effective on May 16, 2016. This publication contains highlights and a more detailed analysis of a nascent, but promising sector. Companies that have launched crowdfunding… Read more…

Global Trends in Digital Finance Portals
Tuesday, October 11th, 2016

US/UK/EU More established markets like the US, UK and Europe have followed a similar evolution. Due to more transparent regulations, it has allowed players to enter the market and try new models. Asia The most active involvement in digital finance (outside of mainland China) may be South East Asia. Malaysia in particular has been actively… Read more…

TradeUp Founder at the WTO Public Forum
Saturday, October 8th, 2016

On 27 September TradeUp (a Grow VC Group company) Founder Kati Suominen joined the plenary meeting of the World Trade Organization’s Public Forum, that brings together all key players in international trade for three days of deliberations in Geneva. Suominen spoke of ways in which the WTO and the international trade community can advance small… Read more…

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…

Digital Finance Adoption Could Bring $3.7 Trillion to Developing Economies
Wednesday, October 5th, 2016

Financial technology adoption has been incredibly fast in the most advanced economies, but it’s a totally different story for what concerns emerging countries, where the penetration of digital finance services is still very low. The good news for those economies, and for those looking to do business there, is that the potential growth is now… Read more…