How Secure Is Data Used in Digital Credit?

> Posted by Patrick Traynor, Associate Professor, the University of Florida CFI Fellow Patrick Traynor, an Associate Professor in the Department of Computer and Information Science and Engineering (CISE) at the University of Florida, is launching his research effort on the security of data in mobile lending applications. Mobile phones and networks are transforming the world of […]

http://cfi-blog.org/2017/05/01/how-secure-is-data-used-in-digital-credit/

Indian Think Tank Claims Credit Cards and ATM Machines Will Be ‘Totally Irrelevant’ By 2020

An Indian think tank established by the country’s leader, Narendra Modi, is foreseeing a giant leap toward mobile transactions. The Wall Street Journal reports that Amitabh Kant, CEO of NITI Aayog, which consults the government on long-term policy, claimed to an international forum that the country could soon see a revolution in financial technology that…

http://fortune.com/2017/01/10/india-cash-credit-fintech-mobile-transactions/

What Does Responsible Online and Digital Credit Look Like?

In the following post, John Owens offers an overview of his research project with the CFI Fellows Program. Background & Research Questions More and more online credit providers have started to offer loans to not only consumers but also to SMEs around the world. Outside of digital banking platforms, new alternative online and digital platforms […]

http://cfi-blog.org/2017/01/04/what-does-responsible-online-and-digital-credit-look-like/