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Why American Express Wants to Kill Credit Cards

Leslie Berland has a curious job. She's paid to think about all the ways to make her company's flagship product obsolete.<p>Berland leads digital …

Show me the money! Four Australian disruptive financial services startups to watch

According to SEEK co-founder and Square Peg chief executive Paul Bassat, payments are the “holy grail of innovation”. He made the comment at <i>The</i> …

Profit

The coming digital anarchy

Bitcoin is giving banks a run for their money. Now the same technology threatens to eradicate social networks, stock markets, even national governments. Are we heading towards an anarchic future where centralised power of any kind will dissolve?<p>The rise and rise of Bitcoin has grabbed the world’s …

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Mobile Banking Customers Are Untapped Sales Opportunity

The mobile banking consumer is one of the most active segments, yet financial institutions usually do an inadequate job of onboarding and …

Banking

“Disrupting” retail banks. Maybe not.

The past few weeks have seen several launch and funding announcements in the consumer banking space. Recently, German-based NUMBER26 raised a $2M …

Banks Playing Larger Role in 2014 FinTech Funding

• Ian Kar<br>• July 23, 2014<br>• Capital, Corporate, Innovations, Startups<br>• 3<p>Bookmark<p>Big banks aren’t known for their technological savvy, but that could be …

Fintech is the place to be (and so is London) - Chris Skinner's blog

I was reflecting on the number of new companies starting new ventures in financial services, and wanted to quantify the numbers somehow.<p>This cropped …

Forget Amazon Delivery–The Future Is Massive, House-Moving Drones And “Air Towns”

Drones are SO hot right now. Photography, film, and package delivery are just a few of the pursuits these unmanned airborne devices are revolutionizing. And if this new Ericsson marketing film is on the right track, it’s only going to get bigger. Much bigger.<p>The Drone Boss 3000 is basically an …

World's largest satellite constellation to provide global internet access

According to the International Telecommunications Union, over half of the world's population has no access to the internet. A new plan, however, …

Telecoms

With a Hyperloop Test Track, Elon Musk Takes on the Critical Heavy Lifting

The Hyperloop is coming to Texas. That’s the word from Elon Musk, who unveiled his idea for the revolutionary transit system 18 months ago, and …