Fintech India

Personalising customer experience, topmost priority in any domain: Rahul Sekar, CTO, Shubh Loans

With technology in place for reaching out the fintech space will continue to expand its footprint, with many players in the foray. This means that personalising customer experience is the topmost priority for any fintech player to compete in any domain says Rahul Sekar, Cofounder & CTO, Shubh Loans in an interview with Rashi Aditi Ghosh of Elets […]

Fintech Open Banking

JHA BankAnywhere Offers Open, Digital Banking Platform (Jack Henry & Associates, prnewswire.com)

Cloud-based solution allows community and regional banks to leverage proven technology to quickly launch digital-only neobanks MONETT, Mo., Jan. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Henry & Associates, Inc. (NASDAQ: JKHY) is a leading provider of technology solutions and payment processing services primarily for the financial services industry. Its Jack Henry Banking® division today introduced JHA BankAnywhereSM, a cloud-based digital banking system built […]

Credit Fintech

The 5 Hottest Technologies In Banking For 2020 (Ron Shevlin, Forbes.com)

OBSERVATIONS FROM THE FINTECH SNARK TANK In the movie All The President’s Men, Woodward and Bernstein meet their informant in a parking garage and are told: “Follow the money.” If you want to know which technologies are hot in banking, you should do the same. The truly “hot” technologies in banking are the ones that financial […]

AI & ML Fintech Mexico

Fintech Kueski uses AI for an end-to-end loan solution (Mariana Lopez, contxto.com)

Contxto – Many people when requesting a loan for the first time, have no prior credit history. So what usually happens is they’re rejected by traditional banking agents. This is one pain point Mexican startup Kueski seeks to relieve via artificial intelligence (AI). Related article: Mexican startup Kueski raises Series B in equity and debt combo AI-powered credit assessments […]

AI & ML Fintech

Asking The Right Question: The Key To Data Disruption And The Convergence Of Data Science Personas (Dean Stoecker, Forbes.com)

Today’s businesses are reconciling a dizzying amount of disparate data, forcing leaders to strategize on how to make sense of the surplus of information in front of them. Eager to transform a sea of data into actionable insights, executives often look to data scientists to lead the way. However, therein lies the problem—there are not […]

AI & ML Fintech

The Future of Banking – AI, Fintech, and How Banks Can Survive Disruption (Dylan Azulay, emerj.com)

Artificial intelligence is transforming a variety of banking functions and allowing tech startups to compete with some of the largest banks for market share of key services, including lending and wealth management. Business news and media sites have been heralding the downfall of the banking industry as we know it because fintech companies are going to feel comfortable leveraging AI long before […]

Fintech Payments

When blockchain arrives in fintech, old-line payment processors will feel the pain (Beth Kindig, marketwatch.com)

Finance is changing rapidly through mergers and acquisitions, but not rapidly enough. There will be tremendous pressure for traditional payment processors to get with the times and adopt blockchain, or else they will be left behind by lower-cost competitors. Visa V, -0.64%  on Jan. 13 said it plans to acquire Plaid, a back-end software company that helps applications […]

AI & ML Fintech

Roundup Of Machine Learning Forecasts And Market Estimates, 2020 (Louis Columbus, Forbes.com)

75% of Netflix users select films recommended to them by the company’s machine learning algorithms. The global machine learning market was valued at $1.58B in 2017 and is expected to reach $20.83B in 2024, growing at a CAGR of 44.06% between 2017 and 2024. Projected to grow at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 42.8% […]