Tag: Fintech

  • Women in Fintech: Where are We Now?

    Women in Fintech: Where are We Now?

    Fintech is changing financial services for the better. That is the mantra. Or at least, it is supposed to… That is what everybody was and is still expecting. The fintech wave, that great innovation movement that notably happened after the financial crisis of 2008 is built on many promises. One of its strongest promises, though, […]

  • What if Fintech Product Management Started by Saying Yes?

    What if Fintech Product Management Started by Saying Yes?

    By Harrison Smith, Investor at Fin Capital, formerly Head of Product Roadmap at Railsr (formerly Railsbank). The first principle you learn as a Product Manager is a simple one: how to say no. Steve Jobs famously said “I’m actually as proud of the things we haven’t done as the things we have done”. Innovation is […]

  • The Future of Open Banking in North America

    The Future of Open Banking in North America

    It’s no secret that the banking industry is in the midst of a major upheaval. One of the most promising new developments in this space is open banking. Simply put, open banking allows customers to share their data with third-party providers in a secure and transparent way. So far, open banking has been a massive […]

  • Fintechs could be risking everything from a lack of simple cyber strategy

    Fintechs could be risking everything from a lack of simple cyber strategy

    Even businesses that you’d think would have a good cybersecurity strategy in place to mitigate any security issues or data breaches can still fall foul to risks and attackers. That is the stark warning from ImmuniWeb‘s COO, Ekaterina Khrustaleva. Businesses including banks, as well as other financial institutions and organisations. Ekaterina shares with Fintech Review […]

  • Infographic – Financial Trends to Watch Out for in 2022

    Infographic – Financial Trends to Watch Out for in 2022

    Infographic on financial trends in 2022 by Colette Cassidy, Director of Irish tax consultancy All Finance Tax, specialists in financial and taxation advice.

  • Do Fintechs Have to Be Profitable?

    Do Fintechs Have to Be Profitable?

    Do fintechs have to be profitable? Yes and no. That’s it, end of the article. Thank you very much and see you later. If only. It would be easy in life if it was just about saying “yes but no“, wouldn’t it? Or answering every question with “maybe“. However, as most things, it is not […]

  • 5 Risks of Starting a Fintech Business and How to Avoid Them

    5 Risks of Starting a Fintech Business and How to Avoid Them

    Devin Partida is a prolific writer about crypto, open banking and fintech for publications like Worth, Due, Yahoo! Finance and Entrepreneur. Starting a business in financial technology (fintech) is a smart investment for the direction in which the world is moving. High-speed digital transactions will dominate the global market for years to come, and your […]

  • Infographic: The Growth & Future of Mobile Payments

    Infographic: The Growth & Future of Mobile Payments

    Created by Orla Forrest, Marketing Executive at Cadoo, a provider of SMS and free push messaging services in Ireland.

  • How Fintech Big Data Plays a Valuable Role in Financial Evolution

    How Fintech Big Data Plays a Valuable Role in Financial Evolution

    By Timothy Partasevitch, Chief Growth Officer at Smart IT. The emergence of big data in the late 2000s opened a lot of new ways of storing, processing, and managing information. This provided an opportunity to get more value from the data flowing into companies’ systems. Soon big data in Fintech became not only an irreplaceable […]

  • What role for fintech in climate change? Interview with Chris Peacock

    What role for fintech in climate change? Interview with Chris Peacock

    Can fintechs have a meaningful role in fighting climate change? Many people believe so, which makes sense. ESG and fintech is a great combination. If you believe that one of the premises of the emergence of fintech is to do things differently. For the better. You know, not destroying the planet in the process is […]