Tag: Fintech

Recently, I got to talk to Muslim Zholdozbayev, co-founder of software and data engineering company Petrel AI. Leading engineering company in Kazakhstan. He shared his perspectives on a new business approach for outsource and tech companies. Here is what he shared: 1. New approach...
Wayne Has Redefined Financial Planning For Financial Advisors What's your story?I always wanted to start a business, so when I began my career as a financial adviser, my goal was to hone my sales skills, for a year, as I felt that these skills...
The coronavirus pandemic raging across the world has taken a huge toll on global lives and economies. Already it is being seen as the most consequential global crisis since the Second World War. To date, the pandemic has forced countries around the world to take unprecedented measures...
Dima is Changing the Face of Business What's your story?I am Dima Shvets, and for five years I was a managing Partner of a seed-stage venture capital fund. I was an early investor in 39 tech startups operating worldwide: Allset, RetargetApp, Kwambio, DelFast, InstantApi,...
Lisa Facilitates Targeted Collaboration Platforms for Startups in Singapore  What's your story?My story embodies the typical journey of an entrepreneur: From an English literature major to product marketing and NGO consulting, to FinTech. Without a finance background I could have chosen an easier industry...
After reading Alibaba: The House that Jack Ma Built with a friend, we decided to get together for a discussion with the old #StartupCoffeeKL group to go over some of our learnings. For me, the biggest takeaway was the impact Alibaba was having on the financial world. As Mary Meeker points...
Building Business? Maybe you need to be Impactified! What's your story?I am an entrepreneur with a rather unusual background. I got a PhD in the UK, worked as a global project consultant, then did a lot of research on the Asian Fintech ecosystem, a...
Personal Finance Coaching -- Increase your Financial IQ, EQ and Confidence What's your story?From a young age, I always had a job; I was a delivery boy at age 13, a telemarketer in my late teens and worked on Wall Street in my 20’s....
A recent Bloomberg report reveals that low-cost automated index funds are poised to overtake active asset management in the United States by 2021, disrupting a decades-old system. As a result, many professionals who make their living advising clients on their investments are likely to be made redundant, no longer...
Over time, and helped by the fact that in our household, day-to-day finances are handled by my wife, I no longer have any contact with the traditional banks: weeks or months can go by without having to set foot in my bank or even use its web site or...