cashless society
FinTech Trends

Going cashless – Pluses and more +++

Cashless is no longer a scary word now. It is astounding to see how it has defined the new ways of payment paving the way to cashless economy.

Fintech-Innovations
FinTech Trends

Top Five Technologies that could boost Fintech in 2018

While Traditional Banking existed with a prime motive to secure and save money, they never bothered to create a social impact. The Fintech is on the rise, we do see how “Banking is now boosting the social change” with customized and apt solutions and dedicating themselves to improve the lives …

banking-is-necessary-banks-are-not
FinTech Trends

Open Banking – Is it comforting to customers or not?

Big changes are on the horizon. You may have seen or heard about Open Banking, PSD2 and CMA in the news over the past year. Or, you may be hearing about them for the first time right now. Fortunately, Open Banking is right here and it is going to stay. …

What-is-Blockchain
FinTech Trends

The Six Qualities of Blockchain

My first face-off with Blockchain was a year back when I in my hometown was keen to transfer my bank account to a new city. The banking officials mentioned the multi-step time-consuming process, which made me think why the same bank cannot be accessible from my new location. Isn’t just …

Vishal's take on OpenBanking
FinTech Trends

Everything you need to know about – OpenBanking, OpenAPI, OpenData

Vishal’s take on OpenBanking In a recent post on McKinsey about Open banking, it said – The potential benefits of open banking include improved customer experience, new revenue streams, and a sustainable service model for underserved markets. Well, the benefits may be seen in the long run. However, the topic …

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Financial Inclusion

Agent Bankers – The Catalyst Of Financial Inclusion In Emerging Markets

After a short break, I am back again to take my readers on an another tour of agency banking. While my previous tours Agency banking and Bitcoin , importance of agent banker gave us a peek into what is agency banking and their importance in emerging markets, this time let’s …

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FinTech Trends

Podcasts – The New Means To Spread The Fintech Word

On a recent holiday trip, my host was listening to the “Breaking Banks” podcast series on her android phone which set the ball rolling for my next blog “Can podcast play an important role in spreading fintech awareness”. Giving a thought to her positive review, I decided to go on …

Cloud Robotics in Fintech
FinTech Trends

How fintech Could Use Cloud Robotics to stress BaaS and Financial Inclusion?

Cloud Robotics in Fintech While the human mode says NO to machines and robots, the techie inside us craves for hands-on experience to all the latest technology. A few days back when I experienced the Augmented Reality in real, I was awestruck, and my hands itched for more, I wanted …

Fintech Tools Enabling BaaS to Remote Areas
FinTech Trends

What banking services are needed by rural areas and How fintech tools and technology could enable them ?

Fintech Tools Enabling BaaS to Remote Areas Cashless Payments, Digital Economy, Financial Inclusion these buzzwords seem to be the modernized face of banks and fintech industry. The urban class may be reaping its benefits, but what about the rural people? The lower income group is not competent to get a …

Micro ATM
FinTech Trends

Popular Micro ATMs in rural areas

One a recent visit to our relative, he mentioned that in Zimbabwe Ndasenda with help of Teknospire’s Finx -Agency and payment Banking Suite was providing financial inclusion to the unbanked in remote areas. Here in his village with fewer ATMs and half of them, cash stripped, when it is becoming …