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3 Steps for FinTech-Powered Fraud Prevention
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3 Steps for FinTech-Powered Fraud Prevention

David Jackson
“Spam Risk” may have shown up on your phone more times than you can count this year. And you’re probably tired of receiving emails from regal-sounding senders asking for your help recovering massive amounts of cash from overseas banks. Fraudsters are just as often going straight to financial institutions with......
State of the Fintech Industry and a Look into 2021
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State of the Fintech Industry and a Look into 2021

Greg Schultz
It is no secret that 2020 has been a year like no other. The COVID-19 pandemic, economic shutdowns and government stimulus plans have greatly impacted where the financial industry stands today and where it is headed in 2021. While the current situation is not, to borrow a euphemistic medical phrase,......
Mastercard Unveils New Carbon Calculator Tool for Banks Globally, as Consumer Passion for the Environment Grows
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Mastercard Unveils New Carbon Calculator Tool for Banks Globally, as Consumer Passion for the Environment Grows

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New study of consumers in 24 countries shows the pandemic is prompting billions1 to consider more sustainable behaviors A large proportion of adults (85%) state they’re willing to take personal action to combat environmental and sustainability issues in 2021 New Mastercard feature enables banks to equip people with carbon footprint data......
A Marketing Guide to Personal Loan Seekers in the Pandemic
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A Marketing Guide to Personal Loan Seekers in the Pandemic

Shiva Sharif
All facets of life are feeling the effects of COVID-19, and the personal finances of Americans is no exception. Consumer sentiment is changing daily—as is the financial landscape. Given the volatile nature of the past year, it’s no surprise that Americans are being weighed down by financial anxiety. In fact,......
Leaders in the Profession Identify Skills Financial Planners Need to Succeed in Today’s Environment
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Leaders in the Profession Identify Skills Financial Planners Need to Succeed in Today’s Environment

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Poll taken also identifies what skills are believed to define success in the future COVID-19 has forced financial advisors to adapt to the changing circumstances The pandemic has presented challenges to planning firms and clients alike. Earlier this year, thought leaders in the financial planning space gathered online for the......
BNPL Predicted To Be Top Payment Method In 2021 According to Zip
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BNPL Predicted To Be Top Payment Method In 2021 According to Zip

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We witnessed cash use decline amidst revelations that cash handling could spread infection. With people looking to reduce contact with physical materials, they reached for contactless options wherever possible. For retail, this meant a shift toward online purchasing and where necessary, merchants simply refused to accept cash payments. According to......
Global Financial Firms Agree Automation, Remote Collaboration, Cloud, and Data Analytics are Biggest RegTech Priorities Following COVID-19 Pandemic
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Global Financial Firms Agree Automation, Remote Collaboration, Cloud, and Data Analytics are Biggest RegTech Priorities Following COVID-19 Pandemic

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The 2020 AxiomSL annual user conferences in North America and EMEA regions have produced a clear consensus among global financial risk and regulatory compliance professionals on the most critical issues for the year ahead. According to surveys of participants in both events, automation, remote collaboration, cloud, and data analytics need to be......