Maharashtra, one of the leading Financial & Industrial destination in India is organizing the first edition of Mumbai FinTech Festival and an Innovation Challenge on June 2 and 3, 2018 at Trident Hotel, Nariman Point, Mumbai, India. MEDICI is associated as an Innovation Challenge Partner.
“The designers of robo-advisor technology and the regulators of robo-advisor technology have a ways to go before robo-advisors reach their potential and deliver high-quality advice to a mass-consumer market across a broad range of financial services. Nevertheless, it is not too early to begin thinking
Eric Piscini, former Global Blockchain Leader and Partner at one of the “Big Four” consulting firms, Deloitte, has left the company, Forbes reports May 14. Piscini, who helped build a $50 mln global blockchain practice, is joining the startup Citizens Reserve to move supply chain
In their quest towards superior customer experience, streamlined operations, and lower costs, banks are increasingly looking towards modern tech innovations. Artificial intelligence is one such tech marvel which has the potential to transform the way banks and financial institutions engage with their customers. With the
What is RegTech? RegTech by Elena Mesropyan · May 14, 2018 MEDICIGlobal Head of Content [embedded content] “RegTech companies support banks in adapting their business models in fast-paced environments.” – Nicolo Petrone, Head of Partnerships, Europe, MEDICI Defining RegTech and the reasons for the industry’s
South Korea’s top financial regulator the Financial Services Commission (FSC) joined the ongoing probe into local cryptocurrency exchanges Sunday, May 13. The FSC will now be taking part in the anti money laundering investigation, hitherto led by the Financial Supervisory Service (FSS), in order to
Bitcoin, and the idea of digital cash, has taken hold of the banking sector as banks and financial institutions start to experiment internally with blockchains and cryptocurrencies in order to be at the forefront of these technologies. This, coupled with the fact that government organisations
The authors of a study at the National University of Ireland (NUI) Galway on the adoption of blockchain in Ireland, called on the government to promote the technology more broadly in the country, The Irish Times reported May 11. The study proposes recommendations to increase
Analysis predicting major societal problems caused by artificial intelligence (AI) surfaces every other day: how AI could be used to manipulate elections and launch drone attacks. The major fear seems to be that AI is set to make humans a redundant force in the workplace.
In a move to expand the addressable financial and demographic markets, financial technology startups have introduced various tools making it easier to save and manage wealth. After a period of learning, larger companies, previously wary of getting into the micro- side of financing, investing, wealth