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Even the US Postal Service wants to start using blockchain tech

By Ian Karr for

The US Postal Service, or USPS, isn’t known for innovation. In the digital age, the USPS has become known for being inefficient, outdated, and frustrating to deal with. (more…)

Blockchain, Cryptocurrencies, Fintech news, Global trends

May 26, 2016

The ‘To-Die-For Customer Experience’ Starts with Tech

By Penny Crosman for Maerican Banker

For Manolo Sanchez, the chief executive of BBVA Compass, the future is about sharing technology and the basics of banking with fintech partners, and getting help from them in turn, without relinquishing customer relationships. (more…)

Banks, Fintech news, Global trends

May 18, 2016


Golden Gate Ventures: the upcoming rise of M&A in ASEAN

By Liz Lee for DealstreetAsia Magazine,

Singapore-based early-stage venture capital firm Golden Gate Ventures foresees the pace of mergers and acquisitions (M&As) in Southeast Asia catapulting, as more institutional funds, protectionists economic policies and global funds look to expand their footprint in the region. (more…)

Analytics, Fintech news, Hong Kong, Indonesia, InspirAsia, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Vietnam

March 1, 2016


Hedge Fund Manager Puts Profile on Social Media, Lures $20 Million

By Selina Wang for Bloomberg Business,

Joshua Young set up a profile on SumZero, a site that helps match fund managers with institutional investors, and landed a university endowment. (more…)

Fintech news

February 16, 2016