Finance

Banking and Finance- ‘Digital Technology Is Cutting The Cost Of Serving Just About Everyone’

You’ve probably heard about the struggles many people go through just to set up a simple bank account. Sometimes it is not just about banks demanding for information about their customers as part of their internal procedures, but the long periods of waiting, which sometimes may also amount to nothing….
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Bitcoin – Is It Merely ‘A Speculative Bubble’?

One of my favorite reads this weekend is Oaktree Capital co-founder Howard Marks’  latest memo to clients- “Yet Again?” I can totally relate to the issues he highlights about Bitcoin and the numerous digital currencies we have these days. Particularly, i fully understand the honest statement he makes –” I think I…
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Africa- How Bitcoin Is Reducing The Need For Trade financing

Bitcoin -The title of this blog post was  inspired by an article I came across on Global Trade Review (GTR). Elizabeth Rossiello, founder and CEO of BitPesa, tells how the idea of forming the company was born.  BitPesa is solving a number of business problems using digital currency, especially those…
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