Georgia State to Offer Graduate Certificates in AI Business Innovation, Disruptive Innovation and Entrepreneurship, and Fintech Innovation – Georgia State University News

Christel Deskins

ATLANTA–Beginning in January 2021, Georgia State University’s Robinson College of Business will admit new students to three stand-alone graduate certificate programs that address current and emerging market demand for innovation. Credits earned in the certificate programs can potentially be applied to Robinson’s part-time MBA and select master’s degree programs. The […]

CB Insights Announces Call for Participants In its First Future of Fintech Global Innovation Challenge

Christel Deskins

Press release content from PR Newswire. The AP news staff was not involved in its creation. https://apnews.com/press-release/pr-newswire/technology-business-financial-services-technology-financial-technology-financial-services-764be5fc4e714cce46ca6d71ba4184a5 Click to copy NEW YORK, Oct. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — CB Insights, which enables the world’s leading companies to make smarter technology decisions, today announced a call for participants in its inaugural Future […]

This is How Fintech Ensures Equal Access to Finance

Christel Deskins

October 5, 2020 6 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Access to financial services is one of the most pressing issues of the modern days. In theory, the modern financial system provides a lot of opportunities and financial services, such as bank accounts, savings, credit, investment […]

Embedded finance expected to blur fintech lines by 2030

Christel Deskins

Fintechs expect embedded finance to be a dominant trend by 2030, with big techs leading the charge. This would open partnership and customer acquisition opportunities for fintechs. Insider Intelligence publishes hundreds of insights, charts, and forecasts on the Fintech industry with the Fintech Briefing. You can learn more about subscribing […]

how fintech can democratise finance and uplift livelihoods

Christel Deskins

Launched in 2012, YourStory’s Book Review section features over 250 titles on creativity, innovation, entrepreneurship, and digital transformation. See also our related columns The Turning Point, Techie Tuesdays, and Storybites. Transformations in the worlds of money and technology are converging, as described in the book by Sanjay Phadke, Fintech Future: […]

U.S. Fintech Payrix Secures $50 Million Through Series A Investment Round Led By Blue Star Innovation Partners & Providence Strategic Growth

Christel Deskins

U.S. fintech Payrix announced on Thrusday it secured $50 million through its Series A funding round, which was led by Blue Star Innovation Partners and Providence Strategic Growth. Founded in 2015, Payrix stated it provides SaaS businesses and marketplaces a flexible technology platform that enables them to optimize payments for […]

Indonesian Regulators and Fintech Firms are Focused on Balancing Regulations with Responsible Innovation

Christel Deskins

Indonesia’s regulatory authorities and local Fintech firms have been focused on creating a balance that will support innovative projects in the country, while maintaining regulatory guidelines that ensure consumer protection. Triyono, the head of Indonesia’s Financial Services Authority (OJK), stated on September 25, 2020, that the regulator would be adopting […]

Mphasis partners with fintech platform Upswot to offer marketing insights though alternative data for business banking

Christel Deskins

NEW YORK, Sept. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Mphasis, an Information Technology (IT) solutions provider specializing in cloud and cognitive services, today announced its strategic partnership with US-based Upswot, a fintech startup, that provides an innovative technology platform to help banks and other financial institutions increase sales and marketing insights for […]

Insurance Getting A Fintech Facelift

Christel Deskins

Fintech is changing the insurance landscape. getty Traditionally viewed as a stodgy industry, insurance is slowing playing catch-up with the help of technology. The use of technology by insurance companies has several practical advantages for customers. Among other things, it can mean faster, more efficient claims processes, policy-pricing that’s more […]

Salary Finance Named to the 2020 CB Insights Fintech 250 List of Fastest-Growing Fintech Startups

Christel Deskins

Salary Finance honored for achievements in financial wellbeing benefits for employers, including responsible, salary-linked lending CB Insights today named Salary Finance to the third annual Fintech 250, a prestigious list of emerging private companies working on groundbreaking financial technology. “We’re proud to, once again, recognize the 250 best private fintech […]