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Technology stocks boost Wall Street to hit fresh records

Major Wall Street indexes hit fresh records at the open on Monday on gains in financial and technology stocks even as investors awaited a barrage of earnings reports this week. 121 more words

Big Data Trends in 2017

Big Data Trends in 2017

In my latest post, I look at the big data trends in 2017 from open source applications to blockchain-enabled smart contracts. 868 more words


Bitcoin’s Big Compromise Is Unravelling As a Contentious Upgrade Threatens to Split the Network

On Thursday, major Bitcoin network operator (or ‘mining pool’) F2Pool formally withdrew its support for the next stage of a planned Bitcoin upgrade known as SegWit2x. 811 more words


Fintech: The Future of Finance

The term financial technology, which evolved by the end of the first decade of the 21st century, refers to any technological innovation in the financial sector. 797 more words


Digital Currency Strides; What Improvement Has Been Made?

It seems this financial technology is here to stay. Digital currencies are growing and gaining popularity. Some of the biggest banks and financial service companies– Barclays, Credit Suisse, Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce, HSBC, MUFG, State Street, SBI Holdings – are even taking strategic steps in launching digital currency. 226 more words


Second Careers: 5 Meaningful Financial Facts To Consider When Making A Career Move Over 40

Down-sizing is an unfortunate reality in the modern business world, even when you are over 40 years old. How can you regain traction in your financial life? 345 more words

Ajay Nagpal

The SEC Filed Fraud Charges Against 2 'Initial Coin Offerings'

In a move that should be welcomed by anyone serious about innovation in financial technology, the Securities and Exchange Commission announced Friday that it would prosecute the creator of two stock-like “ICOs,” or Initial Coin Offerings, which it alleges were sold on the basis of fraudulent claims. 419 more words