The FINTECH Book: The Financial Technology Handbook for Investors, Entrepreneurs and Visionaries
A front-line industry insider's look at the financial technology explosion
The FINTECH Book is your primary guide to the financial technology revolution, and the disruption, innovation and opportunity therein. Written by prominent thought leaders in the global fintech investment space, this book aggregates diverse industry expertise into a single informative volume to provide entrepreneurs, bankers and investors with the answers they need to capitalize on this lucrative market. Key industry developments are explained in detail, and critical insights from cutting-edge practitioners offer first-hand information and lessons learned.
The financial technology sector is booming, and entrepreneurs, bankers, consultants, investors and asset managers are scrambling for more information: Who are the key players? What's driving the explosive growth? What are the risks? This book collates insights, knowledge and guidance from industry experts to provide the answers to these questions and more.
The fintech market captured over US$14 billion in 2014, a three-fold increase from the previous year. New startups are popping up at an increasing pace, and large banks and insurance companies are being pushed toward increasing digital operations in order to survive. The financial technology sector is booming and The FINTECH Book is the first crowd-sourced book on the subject globally, making it an invaluable source of information for anybody working in or interested in this space.
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... The Three Pillars of a Financial Transaction Building Blocks of the New Bank Note Predictive Algorithms – Building Innovative Online Banking Solutions Background Private Customer Cash Flow Forecasts Research and Testing Thoughts on.
Private Customer Cash Flow Forecasts Research and Testing Thoughts on Business and Integration Applying Predictive Analytics to SMEs Conclusions Notes Big Data is the Cornerstone of Regulatory Compliance Systems In Banks, ...
A 2012 report from MasterCard4 predicts that the market for so-called emoney (cards pre-loaded with cash) will be worth around £822 billion by 2017. If these numbers are impressive, they represent only the tip of the FinTech iceberg.
Importantly, the P2P market not only provides businesses and private borrowers with a source of cash, it also offers investors and savers a place to deposit cash and earn higher interest rates than in a conventional bank account.
At the most simple level, retail banks provide three crucial functions, namely: They take deposits and provide customers with a secure place to store cash and earn interest, backed by deposit insurance and significant regulation.