COVID-10 Dataset USA

At Risk: The Geography of America’s Senior Population (Jenna Ross, visualcapitalist.com)

At Risk: The U.S. Senior Population The U.S. now has the largest number of confirmed COVID-19 cases globally, and modelling predicts that the country could see about 100,000 to 200,000 total deaths. Unfortunately, adults aged 65 or older—about 16% of the U.S. population—are at much higher risk of both severe illness and death. Today’s chart uses U.S. Census Bureau data to […]

Fintech Open Banking USA

The open banking movement is inspiring consumers to ask who owns their banking data (Kate Rooney, CNBC.com)

KEY POINTS  The open banking movement fights for consumers to own their financial data. Start-ups like Plaid are leading the charge in the U.S. In the age of digital banking, financial data now stretches way beyond traditional banks. Consumers can quickly move their money or invest through financial technology apps, or so-called fintech apps like […]

Fintech Israel USA

Israel’s role in NYC’s rise as world’s fintech center (Jonathan Frenkel, israel21c.org)

Israeli financial technology startups help power the New York financial center’s shift to fintech ecosystem leader. If there is one industry New York City is known for, it’s finance. Wall Street is the ultimate symbol of wealth and the American dream. Over the past decade, the finance industry has gone through significant changes due to […]