A short analysis on the FinTech Industry’s impact on the Big Banks

$70 billion — that is just the tip of the iceberg.

The six largest US financial institutions are projected to spend $70 billion annually just for regulatory and compliance measures while fintech instruments are implemented into consumer and wholesale financial products and services.

Since the turmoil of 2008, customers have…

A Guide for the New Digital Frontier

On October 28th, Facebook announced its rebranding to Meta. Shortly followed by Microsoft’s announcement to integrate the metaverse into its software. But what is the Metaverse, and when is it coming?

What is the Metaverse?

The word “Metaverse” is separated into two parts. The first part, “Meta”, which means “beyond, future.” The second part…

There are small businesses or large corporations that claim to stand by sustainable practices, fairtrade production, and humane manufacturing plant conditions. But how much of what companies say is actually true? Besides a select few businesses that make everything public, there is no accountability and we are forced to take…

InsurTech

And How Other FinTechs Are Incorporating Ethics Into Their Business Models

In the United States today, three men control more wealth than the bottom fifty percent of American society (Institute for Policy Studies). With this expansion in the wealth gap accelerated by recent events, most notably the Covid-19 Pandemic, many people have criticized the capitalist systems that the United States has…

Disrupt - The FinTech Initiative

Disrupt is a student-led organization that aims to create a community which drives advancement, education, and engagement in FinTech at Northeastern University.

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