Why is Scotland the perfect place for fintech to thrive?
FinTechs, or financial technology companies, are transforming the way we interact with our money. Scotland is at the heart of this change – providing the perfect environment for ground-breaking startups to thrive. From primary schools to universities, fintech literacy is growing, and outdated models of money management are being challenged.
Presented by Direct ID and Innovate Finance
Helping small businesses enter new markets
Scaling up is a dream for many small businesses, but logistics can often get in the way. Problems securing credit and dated accounting models can hinder entrepreneurs trying to expand. But new banking solutions are helping growing companies to target new markets.
Presented by Standard Chartered and Innovate Finance
Online shopping: The rise of alternative payments
The financial world suffered a crisis of confidence following the 2008 crash, and years on, many retailers were still struggling to attract the customers they needed. A digital payment service is helping to provide the solution – building back trust and creating more affordable shopping solutions.
Presented by Klarna and Innovate Finance
Bringing finance to rural India
Banking is an essential part of everyday life, but for thousands of people living in rural India, accessing the most basic financial services can mean travelling long hours to the nearest city. But the country’s postal workers are helping to change this – by bringing more than mail to people’s doorsteps.
Presented by Deloitte and Innovate Finance