Building societies are now a common sight on the high street, while we always hear about shifts in the stock market on the news. So many of us have personal savings accounts and pension pots set up now too.
The start of a new year bears new challenges. The global economy is currently in the midst of a slow growth environment, labour shortage in mature markets and skill deficiencies in emerging economies – all on top of a China vs. USA trade…
Digital currencies and the associated breakthroughs, such as the blockchain, offer a number of benefits and new use cases for incumbent financial service providers and innovators alike.
In recent years, Africa has shown that it is ready to advance into the new world; a world of bitcoin. Although the country isn't the most technologically advanced, the cryptocurrency industry is booming.