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Bitcoin Halving: The Essential Guide for Exchanges, Neobanks, and Financial Institutions

Introduction The financial ecosystem is increasingly recognizing the significance of digital assets, with Bitcoin at the forefront of this paradigm shift. In this context, the phenomenon of Bitcoin halving gains paramount importance, especially for exchanges, neobanks, and financial institutions aiming to integrate digital assets into their offerings. This guide explains the concept of Bitcoin halving, […]

Apr 19 – Read More

The Rise of Real-World Assets (RWAs) in DeFi: Key Players and Opportunities

The financial technology (FinTech) industry is rapidly expanding to attract traditional investors into tokenization, digital assets, and cryptocurrencies. BlackRock, a leading investment firm, has announced its plans to start a real-world asset tokenization fund on the Ethereum network.  This announcement confirms the growing trend of traditional financial institutions embracing the tokenization of real-world assets (RWAs) […]

Apr 10 – Read More

Exploring Neobanks: Revolutionizing Banking Around the Globe

Before the 21st century, traditional financial institutions offered the only banking option for people worldwide. With the rise of mobile technology and the internet, digital banking solutions are becoming more commonplace. In particular, neobanks attract younger customers who desire digital-first, modern banking solutions without compromising security and traditional banking features. Not only do neobanks provide […]

Feb 2 – Read More

The Importance of Blockchain in Fintech: Key Uses and Benefits

Blockchain technology has become increasingly popular with the advent of cryptocurrencies after the Great Recession of 2008. This technology is the backbone of cryptocurrencies, allowing them to function over a peer-to-peer, decentralized network.  But the industry is constantly making advancements, and beyond crypto, innovators have found new uses for blockchain technology. Banks, financial institutions, and […]

Jan 31 – Read More

7 Key Strategies To Elevate Customer Experience in Banking

To reduce churn and improve customer satisfaction, it’s important to focus heavily on customer experience: Financial institutions that deliver outstanding customer experience receive twice as many recommendations as their competitors.  Consumers expect convenient, seamless, and accessible financial services and products, and the businesses that provide these will do well. Likewise, businesses that ignore their customers’ […]

Jan 9 – Read More