Tag "technology"

How Companies Are Becoming Banks Through Digitalization

Digitization is changing the world at least as much as the industrial revolution did. All areas of life, society and work are affected by the digital change. Even the financial sector is feeling these changes. The traditional financial structures are

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Blockchain’s Potential is Ripe, According to the Swiss

A February 2017 white paper by Deloitte Switzerland examined how blockchain could take off in Switzerland. It noted that the Swiss city of Zug offers the blockchain community huge potential as a place in which this technology can be developed

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7 Fintech Startups for Offline and Online POS-Lending

POS consumer credit develops explosively. There are two main segments of POS credit industry solutions — for offline and online sellers. Affirm, working with borrowers under 35, has already shipped its solution to 850+ offline sellers and more than 10 big e-commerce

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Machine Learning Research Takes Aim At Fraud

Swiss Fintech Company NetGuardians and the School of Engineering and Management Vaud (HEIG-VD) have joined forces in a Made-in-Switzerland research project aimed at taking machine learning and artificial intelligence (AI) technology in financial fraud detection to the next level. The project

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Banking on Bitcoin Film in Cinema

Banking on Bitcoin a feature film on Bitcoin, its history and future will be shown in Cinema. Produced by Gravitas Ventures, the film was launched at select theaters and will be made available on VOD. The Banking on Bitcoin film covers the

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Insufficient Technology Expertise In Bank Boardrooms, Says Accenture

Bank boardrooms dramatically lack technology expertise with only 6% of board directors and 3% of CEO of the world’s biggest banks having expertise in the field, according to a report from Accenture. At the time when banks’ major challenges are

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