Fintech

A Beginner’s Guide to Decentralized Finance (DeFi)

Keeping up-to-date is a good way to explore the cryptocurrency market and consider options. A new realm of technology to consider is decentralized finance (DeFi). DeFi is technology that merges blockchain, digital assets, and financial services. The market for DeFi started growing rapidly from $1 billion in 2019 to over [...]

Smart Technology in Fintech

Entering the New World of Smart Technology in Fintech

Fintech, which some professionals express as “FinTech,” is short for financial technology. It’s a term that reflects new innovations in facilitating monetary activities used by businesses, investors, and consumers. This emerging technology is considered disruptive because it competes with traditional methods of delivering financial services. Here are essential points to [...]

Blockchain Technology

Advantages of Using Blockchain Technology Across All Industries

Blockchain is a distributed, unchangeable ledger that makes keeping track of transactions and managing assets in a corporate network easier. Intangible assets include intellectual property, patents, trademarks, and brand names. Tangible assets include vehicles, cash, and land. A blockchain network lets you track and trade anything of value, reducing risk [...]

Fintech Trends

Trends in FinTech That Are Here to Stay

Long-term FinTech trends will generate real value, rather than perceived value. Here’s an example of something that generates wealth without value: a pyramid scheme. But pyramid schemes implode under their own volition, and people lose lots of money. Bernie Madoff made off with billions from a pyramid scheme; but he went to jail, and [...]

Fintech Investment

The Role of Fintech in Banking: What Does the Future Hold?

The banking and finance industry is undergoing a transformation. Developments in fintech will revolutionize banking in multiple ways by using innovation to boost efficiency, the leveraging of cloud technology, robotic process automation (RPA), and AI. From mobile payments to online lending, the way we bank is changing. Mobile apps are [...]