Fintech Payments UAE

Fintech needs to reach down the value chain (Anouar Bourakkadi Idrissi, Gulf News)

Vast segments of UAE’s transaction space still dominated by cash purely because of ease. The continuous change in the payment industry has gone into overdrive and will only move faster. From digital disruption to the race to innovate, it is becoming more important for organisations to change and adapt in a market that never ceases. […]

Fintech UAE

Governor of Qatar Central Bank announces FinTech strategy plans (Edil Corneille, ibsintelligence.com)

His Excellency Governor of Qatar Central Bank (QCB), Sheikh Abdulla Bin Saud Al-Thani declared that the QCB will announce its FinTech strategy within the framework of the Qatar National Vision 2030, while stating the significance of FinTech in the development of the banking and financial sector. The strategy will be in cooperation with financial institutions […]

Open Banking UAE

A case for Dubai as a fintech hub (wamda.com)

Salmaan Jaffery is the chief business development officer at the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) Authority This is an exciting time for the financial services sector. We are witnessing unprecedented change in the global financial landscape, where emerging markets are proving to be some of the most dynamic and rewarding destinations for investment and growth. Financial technology (fintech) is driving this transformation, impacting how financial services are accessed by […]

Fintech UAE

Sharjah FDI Forum to explore potential of Fintech (gulfnews.com)

Dubai: The fifth edition of the Sharjah FDI Forum on Monday and Tuesday will host a panel discussion on the first day titled “The Future of Fintech (Banking & Finance) — Investing In Innovation and Sustainability of Digitalised Currencies and Capital Allocation”. A group of top-tier technology and finance experts, including Daniel Lam, regional director […]