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Disrupting Finance

FinTech and Strategy in the 21st Century

by Theo Lynn, John G. Mooney, Pierangelo Rosati, Mark Cummins

Disrupting Finance

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Book Description

This open access Pivot demonstrates how a variety of technologies act as innovation catalysts within the banking and financial services sector. Traditional banks and financial services are under increasing competition from global IT companies such as Google, Apple, Amazon and PayPal whilst facing pressure from investors to reduce costs, increase agility and improve customer retention. Technologies such as blockchain, cloud computing, mobile technologies, big data analytics and social media therefore have perhaps more potential in this industry and area of business than any other. This book defines a fintech ecosystem for the 21st century, providing a state-of-the art review of current literature, suggesting avenues for new research and offering perspectives from business, technology and industry.

This open book is licensed under a Creative Commons License (CC BY-NC-ND). You can download Disrupting Finance ebook for free in PDF format (2.7 MB).

Table of Contents

Chapter 1
Deciphering Crowdfunding
Chapter 2
Addressing Information Asymmetries in Online Peer-to-Peer Lending
Chapter 3
Machine Learning and AI for Risk Management
Chapter 4
What FinTech Can Learn from High-Frequency Trading: Economic Consequences, Open Issues and Future of Corporate Disclosure
Chapter 5
Chapter 6
Understanding RegTech for Digital Regulatory Compliance
Chapter 7
Payment Service Directive II and Its Implications
Chapter 8
From Transactions to Interactions: Social Considerations for Digital Money
Chapter 9
Token-Based Business Models
Chapter 10
Blockchain Beyond Cryptocurrencies

Book Details

Disrupting Finance
Business and Management
Palgrave Pivot
ISBN13 Digital
ISBN10 Digital
PDF Size
2.7 MB

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