As Blockchain Finds A Foothold Traditional Fintech Plants The Flag

Posted by Simon Hawtin on Feb 11, 2018 8:09:00 PM

A PWC survey of the financial services sector and fintech has showed that almost 77% of financial services industry plan on adopting blockchain in some way by 2020.

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Topics: Fintech, Blockchain

To Comply And Compete, Community Banks Need Fintech

Posted by Simon Hawtin on Jan 11, 2018 9:13:00 PM

The Federal Reserve is set for new leadership this year as FOMC member and future chair Jerome Powell waits for Janet Yellen to serve out her remaining days following a relatively smooth confirmation hearing.

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Topics: Fintech, Lending, Blockchain, Banking

Fintech Innovations in Europe Prove the Merit of Regulation

Posted by Simon Hawtin on Dec 15, 2017 9:14:00 PM

Many of the modern notions of finance that we hold today have their origin in Europe.

The concept of banknotes was born in 17th century London, where goldsmiths could take these precious lumps of metal from clients and store them safely.

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Topics: Fintech, Lending

EU SMBs Can Benefit from Smart Financial Regulation

Posted by Simon Hawtin on Nov 27, 2017 9:16:00 PM

ezbob is one such company that has flourished since the introduction of new finance laws to European markets.

The company uses their cutting-edge data technology to find fast, efficient loans for businesses.

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Topics: Fintech, SMBs, Financial Regulations

5 Fintech Trends SMBs Need to Embrace or Risk Falling Behind

Posted by Simon Hawtin on Sep 12, 2017 9:20:00 PM

Though smaller businesses have a lot of disadvantages compared to large enterprises, they can gain an advantage with these five innovative fintech trends. 

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Topics: Fintech, Banking, SMBs

Why ezbob Has Focused On Technology Over Lending

Posted by Simon Hawtin on Jun 14, 2017 9:07:00 PM

UK-based ezbob is now one of the leaders of the growing LaaS (lending as a service) market. It wasn’t always like that, as the company, which was started in 2011, operated as an online lender and completed over 10,000 loans to SME with over £130 million of credit extended from its own balance sheet.

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Topics: Fintech, LaaS, Lending

Tech Is Changing The Game For Small Banks – Q&A With Tomer Guriel, CEO of Ezbob

Posted by Simon Hawtin on May 11, 2017 9:49:00 PM

UK-based fintech company Ezbob is finding success in their collaborations with traditional lenders. Ezbob provides an automated lending platform for use by financial institutions.

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Topics: Fintech, Banking, Technology

Collaboration Is The Way Forward For Banks And Fintech

Posted by Simon Hawtin on Apr 7, 2017 9:09:00 PM

Much has been said and written about the impending doom of banking, as customers begin to flock over to fintech products and services. However, the claim that fintech will kill banking is still an overstatement. Banking, as we know it, is changing because of fintech, but it would take a major event of cataclysmic proportions to do away with banking institutions.

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Topics: Fintech, Banking

New NatWest platform offers quick and easy loans to SMEs

Posted by Simon Hawtin on Feb 16, 2017 6:50:00 PM
NatWest launches a new digital platform to speed up the lending process for SMEs.
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Topics: SMEs, NatWest, Fintech