Fintech a Growth Market, Blockchain a Game-changer

Blockchain Enabled Digital Ledger Technology

However, the underlying technology of the blockchain is different altogether.

Open Trade Docs (formerly Debune) and Otonomos are two interesting use cases. Otonomos in particular helps manage all your commercial corporate actions in the blockchain. NASDAQ is already working with a blockchain startup to allow the trading of shares of privately-owned firms.

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.

Curated from MBA Students Set Their Sights On Fast-Growing Fintech Industry | BusinessBecause

MaybankFintech lender to support growth of fintech startups – SE Asia PITCH EVENTS

MaybankFintech has garnered participation of a total 115 technology startups.

The programme, the first of its kind in Southeast Asia, entries from far-flung areas such as Tunisia, Ukraine, Chile and the United States, the 21 startups shortlisted for the final session were from Malaysia, Indonesia, Singapore, Thailand, the Philippines, Vietnam and Japan.

Kabbage raising $150M – FinTech Alternative Lender

Kabbage is is among a growing coterie of technology-powered alternative lenders fueling the wave of entrepreneurship.
Kabbage uses automation and analytics to provide short-term working capital to small and mid-sized businesses, who are often turned away by financial institutions who are either risk-averse or unable to profitably write five-figure loans.
 
“There is a dearth of technology in small business ,” Kabbage co-founder Kathryn Petralia

32 FinTech VCs Entrepreneurs Need to Know

$3.97 billion invested in 2014. Top Venture Capitalists.

The “fintech” industry is booming right now.

In 2014, the value of investment in U.S. companies was approximately $3.97 billion, which in reality shouldn’t be all that shocking. The “fintech” industry is booming right now.

I’m in the fintech space with my startup Due.com. Over the past three months I’ve started networking