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RegTech: FinTech Comes to Government

Ideally, government regulations would take into account all relevant factors. In actual practice, compliance costs severely limit the information available to regulators. It can also be difficult to enforce regulations, and governments often rely on self-reporting. RegTech potentially solves these problems for banks, asset managers, and regulators by applying the latest financial technology to regulations.…
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FinTech Around the World

Past advances in technology tended to start in California's Silicon Valley and spread outward, but FinTech companies seem to be springing up everywhere. Why has the development of financial technology been different? Patterns of Adoption According to accounting giant EY, FinTech adoption in the United States in 2017 was equal to the global average at…
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Europe’s FinTech Revolution

Europe's FinTech revolution is bringing exciting new changes to the once placid world of finance. European startups like TransferWise and Revolut are transforming how people everywhere exchange currencies. KPMG reports that investment in European FinTech companies reached over 2 billion US dollars in the 4th quarter of 2017. Can all of this progress be sustained?…
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No Shelter from FinTech

The way that we buy and sell our homes has remained much the same amidst the swirl of technological progress, but real estate will provide no shelter from FinTech in the future. RealTech firms are already changing how we search for property. Further down the road, PropTech promises to bring the speed and flexibility of…
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