In FinTech We Trust

It isn’t always the most innovative products or ideas which lead the market. Sometimes the market is not ready and market development is necessary. This is essentially a push from the developers’ side. More often than not, innovation is driven. Pulled and accelerated by consumer need. FinTech is of the latter variety. There are several pull factors, but many can be rooted back to trust.

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FinTech Cities: Hong Kong

Hong Kong remains the gateway for foreign investment to enter Mainland China. This role allows it to leap ahead of any other major destination and metropolis in East and Southeast Asia. It has already proven itself globally in banking and financial services, now it is focussing on gaining a place in FinTech too.

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FinTech: Singapore (The Lion City Roars!)

FinTech: Singapore (The Lion City Roars!)

When it comes to the top financial cities in the world, Singapore is always ranked within the top five globally. A recent tally implies this interest in Singapore for traditional finance and banking services, is the same within the growing FinTech sector. Below we outline the growing support and growth in the FinTech scene of Singapore – the Lion City.

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Organisational Structure: Part 2

As your organisation begins to grow it will need to consider what strategy to follow next, and how this might relate to your expanding team. There are many theories to support your businesses’ future growth, and help you further plan your future growth.

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Labor Law: People Development (U.S)

Labor Law: People Development (U.S)

Below are the latest updates affecting the US labor market with a focus on its most recent cases and rules. There are some interesting cases regarding sex based discrimination and harassment. Though neither case relates to any FinTech organisation, we advise FinTech firms take note. For this and the remaining cases please continue reading.

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Organisation Structure: The Start-up (Part 1)

Organisation Structure: The Start-up (Part 1)

A key factor for success in every business is the organizational structure. Though there has been a lot of debate on which comes first – Strategy or Structure – theorists agree that the alignment of both is needed for company success. This is unfortunately forgotten by many firms, especially startups. And FinTech ones are no different. In Part 1 we focus on those structures currently popular among start-ups and using theory, provide some practical tips to avoid their common errors.

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