MBA Students & VC’s – Sights On Fast-Growing Fintech Industry

Banking on the intersection of finance and technology

London successes include Transferwise, founded by an INSEAD MBA and valued at $1 billion; WorldRemit, incubated at London Business School and valued at $500 million; and Nutmeg, founded by Stanford GSB graduate Nick Hungerford, which in June raised $32 million in venture capital.

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Bitcon/Blockchain Revolution Gets Endorsement in Wall Street Survey


Digital Currency / Related Technology Could Accelerate Trading & Transaction Settlement on

They added: “It is not bitcoin itself that has the potential for changing the institutional capital markets. The , the technology that allows bitcoin to exist and be transferred safely without an intermediary, presents a much bigger opportunity for financial services firms.”

“Can Bitcoin and the blockchain be separated

Robo-advice not holistic


Robo-advice should be a holistic investment tool that educates investors

Many current robo-advice models fail to consider the investments investor already have, both outside and within superannuation, which could lead to poor outcomes for investors, InvestSmart said.

The online financial services portal argued robo-advice as it stands directs investors to risk-profile ‘matched’ portfolios, without a holistic approach.

Chief executive, Ron Hodge, said many online investment

Clay City Bank Partners with CSI to Provide Core Foundation for Innovation

“Every financial institution should have access to cutting-edge solutions that not only make them more operationally efficient, but also allow them to surpass customers’ expectations,”

The Clay City Banking Company in Illinois has selected Computer Services, Inc. (CSI) (OTCQX: CSVI), a provider of end-to-end solutions, to provide an innovative core platform, as well as managed IT services, so that the bank can