Trends related to Financial Technologies & Cryptocurrencies

Tech Companies Acting Like Banks

In the near-future, the value of our everyday financial transactions will be eclipsed by the value of our data itself.

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Financial Inclusion

Financial inclusion is more than a positive social impact story, it’s a forward-looking customer acquisition strategy.

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The Rise of Quant Funds

The algorithms powering quant funds, like the humans who develop them, are vulnerable to inherent biases.

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Regulating Open Banking

Financial data systems are becoming more standardized and interoperable, facilitating access to banking infrastructure and analytics for third parties.

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Social Payments

Financial service and payment providers are tapping into social interactions to facilitate financial transactions.

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Countries Creating Digital Decentralized Currencies

Countries including China and Sweden are researching how to develop their own decentralized currencies.

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Automated Credit Risk Modeling

Big banks now use artificial intelligence to automate credit risk modeling.

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Crypto-Mining Malware

Crypto-mining malware pirates processing power on a computer, smartphone, or other connected device to mine cryptocurrencies.

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Crypto Trading Bots

Investing in cryptocurrencies isn’t for the faint of heart.

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