Banking

Repackaging banking

Is FinTech really reshaping banking or just repackaging banking?

Have banks finally found a way of repackaging banking? Consumer banking, once the bastion of stability in financial services, has seen the most “disruption” from FinTechs over the next five years. This exposure to “disruption” has been accelerated by the nature of banking products and processes for saving, lending, and business services. The threats posed by FinTechs can disrupt four… Read more →

APIDays Banking APIs & PSD2

APIDays Banking APIs & PSD2 – 2017 in Berlin!

APIDays Banking APIs & PSD2 – A MUST-ATTEND Conference! Interested in APIs? Banking? PSD2? The 2017 APIDays Banking APIs & PSD2 conference in Berlin on the 7th-8th of November is a MUST-ATTEND Conference!   You are invited to the 2017 APIDays Banking APIs & PSD2 conference in Berlin on the 7th to 8th of November – the only event focusing on Banking… Read more →

SuperCharger

Pioneering Asian Fintech Growth with SuperCharger Accelerator

I recently had a chance to catch up with Renu Bhatia, Co-Founder and Managing Director of SuperCharger, a dedicated Fintech accelerator in Hong Kong. Pioneering the Fintech Pivot to Asia with SuperCharger [Kevin Moseri] How has the Fintech space in Hong Kong grown so quickly? [Renu Bhatia] About 18 months to 2 years ago, there wasn’t a whole lot happening… Read more →

PSD2

PSD2: Focusing on Action with Open APIs

Introduction: Preparing for the Bank of the Future with PSD2 For the last two years, many industry commentators and analysts have been warning that banks are facing a huge disruptive force as new fintech startups emerge to offer a similar group of services to some of the more traditional banking operations. Now, across Europe, the Second Payments Services Directive (PSD2)… Read more →

call to action

Fintech: Call To Action On Financial Inclusion

PayPal and Village Capital have decided to answer the call to action on financial inclusion. In December 2015 I commented on the number one factor that would end up helping financial inclusion in 2016. Call to action for social impact entrepreneurs Yesterday PayPal and Village Capital announced that they would build a supportive ecosystem for Fintech social impact entrepreneurs, which… Read more →