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New Report Explores Design Thinking in Financial Services

Design thinking is a methodology used during the process of designing and a problem-solving protocol which consists in, first, defining the problem, and then, implementing the solutions, always with the needs of the user demographic at the core of concept

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Oracle, Wharton Fintech Report: Millennials, An ‘Immense Opportunity for Banks’

Totaling 80 million individuals who are commanding US$1.3 trillion in direct annual spending in the US alone, Millennials are the largest generation in world history. The demographic represents a diverse financial services segment completely different from their predecessors and an

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5 Upcoming Fintech Events in Singapore and Southeast Asia You Don’t Want To Miss (Special Offer for FintechNews Singapore Readers)

Fintech has gaining more and more attention from not only industry experts but also those who are active in finance and technology. It is quite surprising that how many events related to Fintech, Bitcoin & Blockchain, Mobile & Online Payment,

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Fintech and Blockchain Education: University Courses, Executive Seminars and Workshops

As technology is playing an increasing role in the banking and financial world, businesses, universities and organizations have started offering seminars, masterclasses, and courses covering the emerging fintech ecosystem. Today, we’ve listed the most exciting educational events to come, and

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Chinese Internet Giants Alibaba, Baidu, Tencent, Lead Fintech Revolution

Disruptive innovation in banking and payments is overwhelmingly coming from China. Established global banks had better watch out or they may soon not have a future, according to Haydn Shaughnessy, co-founder of The Disruption House and author of Platform Disruptive

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First Fintech Event in South Korea: World Fintech Forum 2016 Seoul – Future of Money

The very first Fintech event in Seoul, South Korea and will be held at the Korea Exchange (KRX), Seoul, Korea, during June 2nd & 3rd. ‘World Fintech Forum 2016 Seoul‘ is a gathering of Fintech experts from all over the

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29 Startups Join DBS Singapore HotSpot Pre-Accelerator Programme 2016

DBS announced a shortlist of 29 Singapore (Fintech) Startups making their way through over 250 applications to enroll in the first phase of HotSpot. HotSpot is a programme designed to cultivate entrepreneurship in Singapore through experimentation, mentorship and training. An

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FINNOVASIA 2016 – A Leading FinTech Event in Asia

FINNOVASIA is the flagship event for those making an impact in FinTech. The conference brings together extraordinary speakers and practitioners from around the region in FinTech business development, disruption and innovation in financial industry. FINNOVASIA 2015 – The future of

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Singapore’s Fintech Startup Scene

As one of the gateways of the Asian financial market, Singapore represents an attractive spot in the region to enter the financial industry and is a hotbed for fintech. Over 200 banks have operational headquarters in Singapore and some of

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Scott Bales: “Banks, You Should Be Scared.” Thoughts about Alibaba Pay and Asia….

In recent weeks we’ve seen two mega deals that everyone should be paying attention to. The scale of these deals puts the strategic ace card of most multi-national corporate at threat. I’m talking about the one billion dollar acquisition of

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