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Regtech is often referred to as a ‘little brother of fintech’. Regtech is not just about cost efficiency, regtech is automating manual tasks for compliance, and contributes hugely to overall operational efficiency as well as customer service. It is a fact that the number of regtech startups grows every month, …

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Asian fintech: Expansion, expansion and yet more expansion

Fintech is strong in Asia. The region retains 40% of all global capital invested in the sector. Six out of seven of the largest fintech companies worldwide come from Asia. The biggest Asian hubs (Singapore, India and China) are becoming the centres of global fintech innovation and adoption. THE GROWTH …

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Will Mexico take the FinTech Crown as Leaders of the LATAM Region?

It was a very interesting experience to visit Mexico City on behalf of the Department for International Trade in partnership with the Emerging Payments Association. It’s not every day that UK FinTech companies get a chance to meet with key Mexican stakeholders and decision makers in the industry.  I was …

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Nearly 1,000 attendees gather in Kyiv for BlockchainUA

The international BlockchainUA Conference was held in Kiev on 17 th March 2017, and gathered nearly 1,000 attendees. Forty expert speakers took part in the Conference, from ten different countries. The primary Conference themes were Fintech and Blockchain. Presentations were given at three different locations at once – the Main Stage, …

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Blockchain will dramatically improve the working processes between all parties and across most areas in the insurance value chain. It creates a single, shared and logical view of data. The process of buying or amending a policy, making a claim and all supporting activities should be much simpler and more …

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Insurance has a reputation for being a late adopter of technology, to suffer from a low level of client trust and to have inefficient (and often manual) processes. As a consequence, the adoption of a new technology that provides significant efficiency improvements, introduces systematic trust, allows comprehensive improvements to business …

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