Fintech – The Rewards and the Risks

Fintech – The Rewards and the Risks

Is Fintech Opening The Financial Markets up to Risk? The Financial Stability Review (SFR) this year saw the Central Bank Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) highlight potential consequences of fintech innovations. Known as a country with lenient regulations and...
Sharone Perlstein Tackles the Energy Sector

Sharone Perlstein Tackles the Energy Sector

Because of the significant role played by the settlement department in any big company, it is vital that it is given the support required to maintain the company’s credit rating, risk rating, solvency and cash flow. Through technological advances, corporate tasks are...
Will Microfinance Stand The Test of Time?

Will Microfinance Stand The Test of Time?

At the recently held European Microfinance Week, several leading microfinance experts were asked about the future of the field, and discussed key industry trends for the next five to ten years. With the world in constant flux and global finance scrambling to provide...
The Advantages of Cryptocurrency and ICOs

The Advantages of Cryptocurrency and ICOs

The marketplace for cryptocurrency Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) is becoming ever more diverse and fascinating. Numerous different kinds of ICOs are constantly emerging that use cryptocurrency, blockchain technology and Ethereum to address many different global...
The Future of Microfinance

The Future of Microfinance

In developing countries like Myanmar, microfinance is seen as an essential tool in helping people who are suffering financially to progress beyond poverty. It is also invaluable in empowering women to provide financial security for their families and pave the way to...