Issue #205 - 4 Tech Trends That Will Massively Transform Banking in 2021

Fintech News Issue #305

2021-03-04

4 Tech Trends That Will Massively Transform Banking in 2021
4 Tech Trends That Will Massively Transform Banking in 2021
via The Financial Brand

The industry is entering a critical phase. Legacy technology will finally be superseded by a combination of cloud computing and AI, putting banks and credit unions closer to par with fintechs.

The Bitcoin Bubble Myth
The Bitcoin Bubble Myth
via Forbes

As 2021 begins, Bitcoin’s rising price has brought forth the usual commentary that has dogged the digital cash project for a decade – that it is little more than a “bubble” propelled by market manipulation and euphoria.

Jack Dorsey launches in-house bank through Square Inc
Jack Dorsey launches in-house bank through Square Inc
via Fintech Magazine

Twitter mogul Jack Dorsey's fintech company Square Inc, has launched its own in-house bank

What Do Financial Institutions Really Get Out of Social Media?
What Do Financial Institutions Really Get Out of Social Media?
via The Financial Brand

Banks and credit unions no longer get any points for hanging with the cool kids when they do social media. If it isn't producing for them, why bother?

Revolut lets customers switch to Revolut Bank in 10 additional countries
Revolut lets customers switch to Revolut Bank in 10 additional countries
via Tech Crunch

Fintech startup Revolut has its own banking license in the European Union since late 2018.

Amazon opens cashierless store in London
Amazon opens cashierless store in London
via Finextra

Amazon has opened a cashierless store in London that lets customers "just walk out" once they have collected their shopping, with payment automatically taken from their account.

Fintech Innovation Done Right: Be A Creator
Fintech Innovation Done Right: Be A Creator
via Forbes

Fintech is becoming a powerful force. Last year $2 billion went into the industry. Some have proclaimed fintech is everything and everywhere.

FinTech Trends Beyond Digital Payments
FinTech Trends Beyond Digital Payments
via Seeking Alpha

FinTech's reputation is that of a disruptor of traditional financial services. That reputation is well-earned, but it doesn't tell the whole story.

Chinese fintech platforms expected to meet capital requirements within two years: regulator
Chinese fintech platforms expected to meet capital requirements within two years: regulator
via Reuters

China’s financial technology companies are expected to meet capital adequacy requirements within a maximum of two years, said Guo Shuqing, head of the China Banking and Insurance Regulatory Commission (CBIRC) on Tuesday.

London must be a launchpad for Britain's global Fintech success
London must be a launchpad for Britain's global Fintech success
via City A.M.

The continuing impact of technology and the unprecedented changes it has had on our lives has only been accelerated by the Covid-19 pandemic. Over the past year, technology has been critical to our lifestyles.

F10 and New Energy Nexus unite to nurture green fintech
F10 and New Energy Nexus unite to nurture green fintech
via Finextra

F10, fintech incubator and accelerator, will collaborate with New Energy Nexus to form the first global green and climate fintech program, bringing decarbonisation of financial services to the cutting edge of innovation.

Walmart has reportedly lured away two Goldman Sachs bankers to help lead its new fintech venture
Walmart has reportedly lured away two Goldman Sachs bankers to help lead its new fintech venture
via Business Insider

Walmart has reportedly poached two Goldman Sachs bankers to help it run its new fintech venture.

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