‘Fintech as panacea for exclusion, funding impasse in Nigeria’
The advent of Financial Technology (Fintech), a combination of technology and innovative business models in financial services, has gained considerable momentum in recent times, with global investments rising at exponential rates.
The future of wealth management
The famous American publisher Tim Oreilly recently wrote a bestselling book titled “WTF?: What’s the Future and Why It’s Up to Us “ He mentioned something quite profound, which he heard from the Chief Economist at Google.
DIFC offers platform for Fintech, others expansion
Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC), is offering its platform for the development of Financial Technology (FinTech) companies, especially those in Middle East, Africa and Asia. To get this done, DIFC, which was established in 2001, has partnered global and regional FinTech-focused entities, such as the Middle East Venture Partners (MEVP), Accenture, Startupbootcamp, and Innovate Finance.…
BlazeMoney platform to lift creative industry
In an unprecedented, innovative strategy to attract the $21 billion yearly remittances from Nigerians in diaspora, filmmaker and entrepreneur, Tony Abulu, has created a symbiotic relationship between Financial Technology (Fintech) and Nigerian creative industry, writes. Tony Abulu is not a new figure in the culture, creative industry (CCI). For over 35 years, he has been…