Weekly Coffee Break: Roundup of Industry News

Weekly Roundup of Industry News

This is a roundup of industry news and links for the week of August 21st that have informed, entertained, and inspired us.

Here’s our weekly roundup of industry news:

New Digital Technologies Will Disrupt Banking Forever – The next wave of digital technologies include artificial intelligence (AI), blockchain, the internet of things (IoT), open banking APIs and robotic process automation (RPA). These will impact the banking ecosystem more than any previous transformation, potentially disrupting not only the way people bank, but the organizations that deliver financial services.

How to watch the total solar eclipse – In case you missed seeing the total solar eclipse on Monday you can watch a livestream of the eclipse online.

5 Ways Fintech Is Changing Wall Street, Main Street And Everything In Between – Technology’s impact on our daily lives is undeniable. Tech’s reach encompasses everything from our social interactions and the way we work to how we shop and access information.

Technology’s influence may be felt more deeply in the financial sector than in any other industry. Driven by startups bent on innovation, fintech is giving the traditional financial services model a run for its money. The resulting disruption has made a lasting impression on five distinct aspects of the financial industry.