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The innovations of the U.S. tech sector are justly acclaimed, but China is racing ahead in the rapidly developing fintech sector, with India poised to follow, writes Wharton Dean Geoffrey Garrett.
Online lender Kabbage harnesses the power of data analytics to approve small business loans far faster than banks, says executive Spencer Robinson.
Fintech is growing up, and the sector's evolution is creating a wealth of new opportunities for both incumbent financial institutions and disruptors.
Fintech has the potential to broaden access to finance, but regulators need to ensure that algorithms don’t lead to unfair treatment of consumers, according to Patrick Harker, president of the[…]
A fast-rising middle class and urbanization are driving more competition and specialization, says a principal at Morgan Stanley.
The imminent departure of Fed vice chair Stanley Fischer creates a power vacuum and an unprecedented opportunity for President Trump to reshape America’s central bank.
India’s Essar Group has sold Essar Oil to Rosneft of Russia to meet debts – shedding light on India’s deepening non-performing asset problem.
Wharton research looks at how new regulatory asset thresholds introduced with the Dodd-Frank Act of 2010 led to an increase in acquisitions by large banks.
This year's Wharton-Jacobs Levy Prize winner, Stephen A. Ross, is remembered for his ground-breaking arbitrage pricing theory.
Finding ways to raise revenue and avoiding excessive government debt are the top hurdles, say experts.