We’ve gathered the top articles from around the Internet on the topic of Fintech trends and embedded finance.
Top Mobile Differentiators According to Bitrise
By providing great user experience, a variety of money management tools, lower fees and extensive security features, mobile-first fintech apps are setting a new benchmark for handling personal finances. This report by Bitrise provides insights into how mobile-first fintechs, like Square and Revolut, are revolutionizing the industry and what the main decision making factors are for end users choosing a finance app. READ MORE>>
Cash App’s Surge During COVID Fuels Square Stock
Square shares have rallied 28% in the past month and are up 166% since the start of 2020, while bank stocks have fallen sharply. The run-up is mostly due to the popularity of its Cash App offering, which lets consumers send money to one another via smartphone, invest in bitcoin, and slices of individual stocks. This surge is also due to the coronavirus pandemic, doubling Cash App’s revenue to more than $325 million, but they are not stopping there. Read why investors are predicting the app to increase in value as Square continues to grow. READ MORE>>
The Top 5 Fintech Trends in 2020 According to the Experts
2020 has been a huge year for fintech companies. The spread of COVID-19 across the planet has had a massive influence on the role that fintech plays in the daily lives of people all around the globe, as well as in the backend infrastructure of the world’s financial systems. Read about the effect the pandemic has made on FinTech and why it’s now bigger than ever. READ MORE>>
The Effect of Gen Z on the Financial Revolution
With Generation Z now set to enter the workforce, innovative and integrated services will be the crux of how these digital natives choose their corporate banks. Meaning, banks who hesitate to innovate and provide technology-driven, digital financial services will be overlooked by these young professionals. Read how this generation will likely finalize the shift in traditional banking. READ MORE>>
What is Embedded Finance?
Embedded finance is this new thing that is starting to take early form in the FinTech space. In essence, it involves financial products becoming native to user experience and business operations. If you are new to the topic, this article gives a great compilation of all things surrounding embedded finance. LEARN MORE>>
The Next Generation: How API Platforms are Disrupting Banking & Payments
Fintech infrastructure companies are transforming the technology and financial services industries through APIs, enabling virtually any software company to offer financial products directly to their end customers through embedded fintech. Read what this means for the future of fintech and the traditional banking ecosystem: READ MORE>>