Through innovative business models, products and use of cutting-edge technologies such as artificial intelligence (AI), Big Data, digital identity and the Internet-of-Things (IoT), fintech companies are making significant progress in promoting financial inclusion, according to a new report co-authored by the International Finance Corporation (IFC), a sister organization of the World Bank and member of the World Bank Group.
(Repost from Lattice80)
The Fintech industry has had tremendous growth in the recent years, and Asia has maintained its position as the leader with fast evolving markets like China, India, Singapore, Hong Kong. Innovation continues at a breakneck pace with the addition of blockchain and cryptocurrency sub-categories in Fintech. Investments in the form of traditional and Initial Coin Offering (ICO) participation continue to stimulate this growth. With the recent Money20/20 Asia event in March, the best people in Fintech from all over the world were in Singapore and the city was buzzing with the latest offerings paving the way for the future.
Fintech Asia had last year identified the best Fintech professionals from all over Asia. This time, LATTICE80 collaborated with the team over at Fintech Asia to bring together a more exhaustive list of Fintech influencers you need to know about in the region.
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