Tag: financial technology

September 14, 2021
September 14, 2021

Cadana Is Building Modern Payroll for African Businesses and Workers

Amit Bhatti is a co-author. Nobody likes waiting for payday, but it can be a particularly tedious affair in many parts of the world where payroll is often processed only once a month. Consider Ghana, for example, where most businesses pay month...
September 08, 2021
September 08, 2021

Zipia Is Helping Unlock Digital Insurance Sales in Brazil

The U.S. insurtech market has been hot for years and momentum is picking up globally. That includes Latin America, which has a growing ecosystem of companies innovating in insurance, especially as insurance sales surge in the wake of the pandemic....
September 07, 2021
September 07, 2021

Emerging Impact Is Bringing Decentralized Finance to Mobile Money Networks

Advanced economies offer plenty of opportunities to grow wealth in different ways. But nearly 2 billion people worldwide are still unbanked, and untold numbers lack access to basic  financial services and investment instruments.  Mobile money i...
August 25, 2021
August 25, 2021

CYBAVO Delivers Crypto Asset Management Solutions for Enterprises

Austin Lee is co-author. It’s increasingly clear that Wall Street and large corporate players are starting to embrace cryptocurrencies. But there’s still plenty of volatility and unknowns in the world of crypto, and enterprise adoption of digit...
May 21, 2021
May 21, 2021

Neon Is Making it Easier to Pay Bills On Your Terms

As ecommerce becomes more ubiquitous, consumers are choosing different methods of payment.  Increasingly, many are bypassing credit cards  and choosing Buy Now, Pay Later (BNPL), a flexible no-cost lending tool that allows customers to p...
July 06, 2016
July 06, 2016

Fintech Investment is Exploding — 5 Ways Governments & Ecosystem Builders Can Help

with Sheel Mohnot Investment in fintech companies is up 8X in the past 5 years, with over 200 financings for a combined $4.9 billion in 1Q2016 alone.   "Silicon Valley is coming. There are hundreds of startups with a lot of brains and money wo...