Trends related to Financial Technologies & Cryptocurrencies
In the near-future, the value of our everyday financial transactions will be eclipsed by the value of our data itself.
Financial inclusion is more than a positive social impact story, it’s a forward-looking customer acquisition strategy.
The algorithms powering quant funds, like the humans who develop them, are vulnerable to inherent biases.
Financial data systems are becoming more standardized and interoperable, facilitating access to banking infrastructure and analytics for third parties.
Financial service and payment providers are tapping into social interactions to facilitate financial transactions.
Countries including China and Sweden are researching how to develop their own decentralized currencies.
Big banks now use artificial intelligence to automate credit risk modeling.
Crypto-mining malware pirates processing power on a computer, smartphone, or other connected device to mine cryptocurrencies.