Tag: Finance

Why Monitoring is being supplemented by Observability

Saudi Arabia Central Bank Leads The Way With Blockchain-Powered Transfer

Over the past five years something extraordinary has happened in blockchain: countries usually known for following tech innovation have taken leadership roles. Instead of normal stalwarts like the U.S. at the helm, many Middle Eastern countries are leading the way. What do they have in common? Friendly regulation. This week the Saudi Arabian Monetary Authority…
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5 Fintech Stocks to Watch Out Amid Coronavirus Crisis

5 Fintech Stocks to Watch Out Amid Coronavirus Crisis

FinTech – The coronavirus pandemic disrupted supply chains and hampered economic growth. And in order to curb its impact on the economy, the government implemented a stay-at-home order. This has facilitated fintech firms as digital payments are taking precedence over cash purchases amid lockdown. Moreover, an emerging trend in financial services has been observed with…
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Fintech Apps Offer Financial First Aid For Hardest-Hit Consumers

Fintech Apps Offer Financial First Aid For Hardest-Hit Consumers

FinTech – On March 18, 2020, a couple of days after New York City public schools closed due to the coronavirus, Jasmine Freeman Jones had to resign from her crossing-guard job to take care of her children. Her rent on her Brooklyn apartment was overdue, and she worried about her kids’ education. Although the city…
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The top 5 fintech trends for 2020

The top 5 fintech trends for 2020

Finance professionals are focusing on innovation and adaptability in 2020, according to a survey. Fintech – Finance professionals are focusing on a number of trends this year, including product development, business model changes, systems, and staffing in an effort to add value to their organizations this year, according to a new study from BillingPlatform. “The…
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Is Fintech Ready For Coronavirus?

Is Fintech Ready For Coronavirus?

Fintech – The coronavirus outbreak is having a wide range of side effects, from pasta shortages at U.S. grocery stores to a rise in stock prices for videoconferencing companies. The widening ripples could reach far-off distances and unexpected industries, including financial technology. If people aren’t traveling due to virus fears, they’re spending less on their…
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Fintech Apps Offer Financial First Aid For Hardest-Hit Consumers

Fintech has finally cracked the US banking sector

Varo Money is poised to become a full-fledged bank, making it the first of a new wave of fintech upstarts to win that approval in the US. The company’s long and expensive journey through a thick barrier of regulation is a reason why America’s banks have repelled the tech disruption sweeping through other industries. The…
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JPMorgan Chase is planning to ban fintech apps from using customer passwords to access their bank accounts

JPMorgan Chase is planning to ban fintech apps from using customer passwords to access their bank accounts

JPMorgan Chase is planning to ban fintech apps from using customer passwords to access their bank accounts and data, according to the Financial Times. Instead, the banking giant is working on a system that uses tokens to send third parties a narrower range of data in a secure form, per Chase’s head of digital Bill…
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The Truth About Tracking and Reporting on Financial Transactions

The Truth About Tracking and Reporting on Financial Transactions

1. Monitoring
2. Transaction Tracking / Stitching
3. Analysis / Presentation

Financial Wellness: How To Do Fintech Well?

Fintech – Ahead of Innovate Finance Global Summit on 29th-30th April at The Guildhall in London, I spoke to Dan Cobley, Managing Partner of Fintech at Blenheim Chalcot, Daniel Haegarty, CEO and Founder of Habito, Francesca Carlesi, Founder and CEO of Molo and Freddy Kelly, CEO of Credit Kudos about financial wellness, how fintech can…
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What AIOps means for the datacenter

Financial services firms warming to DevOps

Financial services organizations are adopting DevOps approaches faster and with more decisiveness than other industries as they bid to head off competition from an encroaching army of nimble startups, according to research from Vanson Bourne. The study, commissioned by managed services provider Claranet, surveyed 900 end user IT leaders from mid-market businesses in six European…
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