Fintech goes to Washington: Regulators, financial firms discuss wave of future

As financial technology (fintech) startups enhance collaboration with traditional financial institutions to diversify and modernize financial services, a better understanding of how the regulatory environment impacts a company’s operations is becoming increasingly critical. The FinTech Innovation Lab’s (FIL) new regulator-in-residence, former Deputy Assistant Secretary of Treasury Jonah Crane, is attempting to answer these questions for the…

Hunt to be Leading Centers of Fintech

44 Cities in the Hunt to be Leading Centers of Fintech

That was my unexpected takeaway from the recent Innovate Finance Global Summit in London. The list of cities vying for the title of fintech trailblazer includes‎ the current leaders (New York, Silicon Valley, London, Hong Kong, Shanghai, and Singapore), as well as a long list of aspirants, which includes Abu Dhabi, Copenhagen, Jakarta, Lagos, Sao Paulo, and…