There has been a rush of disrupting technologies in the payments industry with mobile leading the way. Renee Frappier argues that more uniformity is needed globally in order to propel this industry forward.
As a business owner, you will no doubt pride yourself on knowing your industry inside out. Knowledge and insight are the key ingredients of effective business decision-making, in any industry, at any level.
Taken in the broadest sense, FinTech - using software to provide financial services - has been with us a long time as banks and other financial services businesses have been early adopters of new technologies for many years.
The Fintech and Payments Association of Ireland was set up in September 2015 to bring together all the strands of the industry in Ireland. Colm Lyon discusses the goals of the organisation and how it can strengthen the thriving Irish Fintech sector.