Is is smart for a fintech startup to develop a blockChain application while the main target audience is banks? Wouldn’t installing nodes on banks’ devises be a major security concern for these banks?

There isn’t a lot to go on from the question you have posed, but consider this. If the fintech startup plans to do anything with fiat money, chances are it would need to be licensed and under this licensing umbrella, there will be a complete framework of how to handle risk, security, compliance, etc. Whether […]

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What are the best podcasts about fintech?

I recently compiled a list at Top Fintech Podcasts. The goal is to look at the quality of the content, viewership, reach, geographic coverage and feedback. These are the best fintech podcasts that we have: Top Fintech Podcasts – Compilation of the Best Fintech Podcasts The list for August 2018 is as follows (in no particular […]

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How do traditional banks respond to the rise of challenger banks?

They basically have four avenues of approach with respect to the rise of challenger banks. Buy them out. Most challenger banks will merge or become part of a larger group and may operate independently, etc. Incumbent banks have a lot of money, power, pull, institutional memory, etc. that can be a huge asset to these challenger […]

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