"The Fintech industry has to face a whole set of new regulatory challenges, and need people who will be able to navigate through these murky waters. It’s also set to become one of the biggest employers of new CFOs and CEOs, who will now need to have a deep understanding of information technology at all levels. Innovation is creating new roles, positions, and opportunities for people with the unique set of skills needed to fill them. Here are some of the Fintech related careers with the highest potential for growth in the near future."
"Buzzy challenger banks such as Monzo, Revolut, and Starling have been blamed for tarnishing the brands of traditional high street lenders, who have lost a collective $2bn (£1.6bn) in brand value over the last 12 months. The brands of eight of the UK’s biggest banks declined by an average of 7% during the last year, according to market research organisation Kantar. It means top lenders — including HSBC, Barclays, Lloyds Bank, and RBS — have lost a collective $2bn of notional brand value. Kantar said the decline was due to challenger brands like Monzo showing up traditional lenders."
"Square is testing out a new Cash App feature that would enable users to make free stock trades, according to a video outlining the product’s features seen by Bloomberg. While the exact date of its launch is yet to be determined, employees began testing the new feature in recent weeks"