The ABCDs of Fintech

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Fintech industry has evolved by leaps & bounds ever since the last Financial crisis of 2008 and the advent of Blockchain & Cryptocurrencies in 2009. These two events actually provided just the right catalyst to put the wheels of change in motion. Alternative forms of finance emerged in the form of new business models & new technologies as a result. Some examples of whom are given below. Business Models – Crowdfunding Platforms, Peer to Peer lending, SaaS & Mobile banking  New Technologies –  Blockchain, Cryptocurrencies, Insuretech, Cyber security & Regtech  Four key inter related technologies have caused Alternative finance to…...

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Faisal Khan Faisal is based in Canada with a background in Finance/Economics & Computers. He has been actively trading FOREX for the past 11 years. Faisal is also an active Stocks trader with a passion for everything Crypto. His enthusiasm & interest in learning new technologies has turned him into an avid Crypto/Blockchain & Fintech enthusiast. Currently working for a Mobile platform called Tradelike as the Senior Technical Analyst. His interest for writing has stayed with him all his life ever since started the first Internet magazine of Pakistan in 1998. He blogs regularly on Financial markets, trading strategies & Cryptocurrencies. Loves to travel.