Banking, at its core, is a simple concept; however, today, it is a technological marvel. From business banking to consumer fintechs, it is awash in innovation. Artificial intelligence (AI), or its programmed and non-autonomous cousin, machine learning, are areas of particular promise.
Zvilo, the digital platform unlocking working capital in the Balkans, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Mastercard, signifying a strong collaboration and ongoing partnership.
With banks driving digital for the past two years, 2022 is set to be the year of sustainability. Given the shift in public awareness towards climate change and ESG initiatives, it's becoming more important for consumers to support companies they view as proactive in combating environmental and societal issues.
The world is now coming to terms with hugely disrupted supply chains, with new and increasing fears of just how fragile and wasteful the global manufacturing and distribution networks are.
As the war on Ukraine continues, the events that have taken place are devastating, and we are deeply saddened. We stand in solidarity with the people of Ukraine and those impacted by the conflict.
As we move into 2022 and the fintech industry continues to grow, we see several trends that will help drive lending and disrupt the SME lending market.
In positive news for the Western Balkans, The World Bank has revised the 2021 GDP forecast to 5.9% — an announcement made in late October...