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Dato Thiwakaran Builds Commerce Through Federation of Asian African Trade Development – Investments

In Africa, Diplomat, Economic Development, Publisher Channel by Mary Kurek

Dato Thiwakaran of Malaysia is the Secretary-General of the Federation of Asian African Trade Development and Investments. His sectors of work include oil and gas, mining, bio-organic agriculture, renewable energy, fintech, and aerospace. Dato is an expert networker and has been able to use his influence to create a significant impact in his area of the world. He shares his …

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Connections in The Introducer Magazine on FinTech Literacy

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Here are the connections we see in the 18th Edition of The Introducer Magazine on FinTech Literacy and Creativity in Finance:  If you see an opportunity for connection for yourself here, you can reach us at editor@theintroducermagazine.com Linda Goetze of the current edition and Alana Stott of a previous edition in the summer of 2019 would have a good conversation …

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Author and Blockchain Expert Radhika Iyengar Shares Intel on Enterprise Blockchain From New Book

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The banking and financial services sectors are familiar to all of us. Most of us use their services regularly and have experienced high transaction costs/fees, lengthy transaction times, and slow processes. What most of us don’t realize is that these issues are due to significant inefficiencies that are passed on to the consumer. Banks and financial services companies pride themselves …

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Dr. Raymond Mobrez: Global Fintech Thought Leader

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Raymond grew up in London and started a career in international trade at age 20 while attending the university. He established an international export company specializing in agriculture commodities, processed foods, etc. worldwide. Early in his career, he initiated the International Tax-Free Zone (Oregon USA- Colombia River- Pacific Ocean Access). International trade taught Raymond about International Commerce, Development, and Currency …

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Fintech Innovations in Mobile Finance by Alia Noor

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The Payment Space goes back!   As long as Mankind goes back! But what is Exciting in Payments? Mode of payment has become fast, faster, fastest. “Technology” had moved us from wagons to trains to planes with ability to move slowly to more quickly to much more quickly to much, much more quickly. Money and payments are at the center of …

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Game Changer: Katherine Foster (United States)

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Katherine Foster is CIO of the Sustainable Digital Finance Alliance a public-private partnership between the UN Environment Program and Ant Financial Services Group, and partner to the UN SDG’s Task Force for Digital Financing of the Sustainable Development Goals. Katherine has been spearheading initiatives at the nexus of innovation, policy, and sustainable development for over 25 years. A former Canadian …