I always keep saying, we don’t read enough of our history, but then again, we only have so much time. When one hears about the East India Company, we automatically equate the same to the British and their rule over when is modern day India, Pakistan and Bangladesh. Truth be told, I had perhaps heard […]
Introducing Libra and Calibra Well. The inevitable moment arrived. Facebook has formally announced their plans to build a cross-border payment system that utilizes a form of stable coin, cryptocurrency and blockchain. A global currency called Libra, and the wallet that will empower it: Calibra. I can say with confidence, that if you are in the vicinity […]
Running a successful business isn’t easy. With a large number of jobs that need to be completed every day as well as staff to keep on top of there are a number of reasons why your business finances need to be kept on top of. With a number of business expenses costing a small fortune, […]
I did a presentation on this long ago (The original presentation can be downloaded from here: Uberization of Money Transfer: 12 Questions every small and medium, independent money transfer operator should ask themselves). For months I’ve been thinking of doing an updated version of the presentation into an article, so here it is. It is […]
A question usually asked is How does my fee work? Here is the straight forward and candid answer. How I Used to Charge… Usually, I used to work on a success based model. Let me explain what that means. This means I put in a relatively high number of hours, for free, into a project […]
The good folks at PayActiv put this infographic out a couple of days ago. Worth sharing.
The crypto epoch is upon us. Today, more and more financial institutions are starting to wake up to crypto, look at it, and stop dismissing it with a wave of their hand. Very recently, Bank of Lithuania, which had a negative opinion on crypto has reversed its decision. Imagine a central bank of a country, […]
More than Open-Banking, we need an Open-Minded Regulator. It seems if you are anyone associated in the fintech industry, a day does not go by when you hear the word open-banking. Today, open-banking is akin (IMHO) to the coming of email. Imagine the possibilities they say, and right they are in saying that. But allow […]