Fintech News Issue #171 June 14th, 2018

Podcasts & Videos

    Jason Henrichs and JP Nicols host Perianne Boring, founder and CEO of the Chamber of Digital Commerce, talking trends, challenges and where we’ll see the first fruits of the #blockchain revolution. Brett King talks with Derek Corcoran from Avoka on their new Digital Onboarding Trends report.

Top Stories

    There was an interesting discussion at #Money2020 about Business Reincarnation. It’s a rather dramatic term, especially if you don’t believe in reincarnation, but it does help visualise the idea. Like a Phoenix from the ashes, a bank needs to die and reincarnate itself to survive this digital revolution.

    Blockchain technology is synonymous with digital tokens that are all too often viewed as a speculative asset class that has produced untold riches for a small elite of techno-savvy programmers and entrepreneurs who were in the right place at the right time.

    The US card payment system involves a series of middlemen taking a cut. Digital systems, like those used in China and Kenya, could threaten banks and other players.

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