Africa is rising and fintech is at the frontiers of development on the continent. People have already foreseen the promising future of mobile finance in the continent and how it has facilitated some of the services and solutions. An OnFrontiers expert in mobile finance, Mr. Bizuneh Bekele shares his insights on the trend … Continue reading OnFrontiers Think Tank Insights: Indicators of the Great Potentials of Ethiopia for ePayment and FinTech Development
Three private equity experts weigh in on where to find growth in this evolving market during our recent #ExpertChat session. Continue reading The Next Asian Tigers are Robots and Drugmakers
OnFrontiers’ spoke with five leading experts from various emerging markets to determine the impact cryptocurrencies and blockchain will make in our lifetimes. Continue reading How Will Bitcoin and Blockchain Change Your World?
It seems everyone is jumping aboard the Blockchain train, from individuals to major banks. We examine whether the rapid growth is about to burst or if the sector really is a safe haven in a volatile world. Continue reading Think Bitcoin is in the Mother of All Bubbles? Try Ethereum
Looking to learn the latest about blockchain technology in frontier markets? Register for our Sept. 8th #ExpertChat, hosted by Editorial Director Gavin Serkin. Continue reading #ExpertChat Registration: Cryptocurrencies & Blockchain Technology in Emerging Markets
Why are cryptocurrencies suddenly taking hold in frontier markets? When your currency loses half of its value in a week, Bitcoin starts to look like a safe haven. Just ask Venezuelans. Continue reading Five Countries Where Cryptocurrencies Are Seriously Taking Hold
An estimated 2 billion people are unable to access formal financial services, like banks, credit cards and insurance. Refugees can sometimes be part of this group but with unique challenges. We look at how technology and other changes in the banking sector could help get more people into the formal economy. Continue reading Technology and Trust Key to Unlock Financial Services for Refugees and the Underbanked
New Sparta’s Jerome Booth explains why the cryptocurrency that has benefited from decisions by central banks could be pinched by the the same regulators in the near future. Continue reading Bitcoin Days Are Numbered as Fed Moves Toward Tightening: #ExpertChat
Blog authors are Gavin Serkin, the Editorial Director for OnFrontiers and the Founder and Managing Editor of the Frontier Funds Consultancy, and Stacey Mattish. Uber is eating the lunch of takeout services the world over. So, what other industries can be Uberized? And which countries … Continue reading Uber Eats! What Else Can It Do?
Blog authors are Gavin Serkin, the Editorial Director for OnFrontiers and the Founder and Managing Editor of the Frontier Funds Consultancy, and Stacey Mattish. Next time you take an Uber, think about how much information you’ve just given – about where you live or work, … Continue reading Taking an Uber Could Affect Your Credit Rating