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From blockchain to quantum computing, from the future of work to financial inclusion, this year’s program covered the exponential technologies and emerging strategies that are fundamentally shifting the entire financial playing field. Learn more about Exponential Finance in the video playlist below.
December 19, 2018
How Blockchain Can Make Identification Borderless and Immutable

Refugees fleeing conflict zones around the world have to deal with hardships like illness, hunger, exhaustion, and culture shock. They have to keep their families together and find shelter and food in safe environments far from what drove them from their homes. Amid all this, worrying about their economic identity doesn’t sound like it would […]

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December 19, 2018
The 4 Tools Making Capital More Abundant Than It’s Ever Been

Nothing accelerates technological innovation like cash. Lots and lots of cash. More bucks means more Buck Rogers. More cash means more people building, experimenting, failing, and eventually driving breakthroughs. In December 2017, I wrote about the abundance of capital accumulating around the world. We’ve seen so much development in this space in Q1 2018 alone that it […]

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December 19, 2018
3 Big Ways Tech Is Disrupting Global Finance

Disruptive business models are often powered by alternative financing. In Part 1 of this series, I discussed how mobile is redefining money and banking and shared some of the dramatic transformations in the global remittance infrastructure. In this article, we’ll discuss: Peer-to-peer lending AI financial advisors and robo traders Seamless Transactions Let’s dive right back in… Decentralized […]

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December 19, 2018
The Biggest Tech-Driven Changes Happening in Finance and Banking

The CIA estimates over $80 trillion of global value is stored in cash, banknotes, money markets, and bank accounts. As of 2017, a mere $5 trillion of this was in the form of cold, hard cash. In this two-part series, we’ll cover how the internet, mobile devices, sensors, blockchain, and AI are driving a revolution in the financial world and […]

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December 19, 2018
How Cryptocurrencies Can Influence the Future of Freedom

Bitcoin has steadily grown in popularity since its inception in 2009. We hear about how many people are getting rich quick from it, and how much energy it’s consuming, and how complex it is to mine. But what we haven’t heard much about is how Bitcoin can play a role in human rights, and can give […]

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November 16, 2018
These 7 Disruptive Technologies Could Be Worth Trillions of Dollars

Scientists, technologists, engineers, and visionaries are building the future. Amazing things are in the pipeline. It’s a big deal. But you already knew all that. Such speculation is common. What’s less common? Scale. How big is big? “Silicon Valley, Silicon Alley, Silicon Dock, all of the Silicons around the world, they are dreaming the dream. […]

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November 16, 2018
Connecting people to prosperity in the exponential age

“Our assumptions about how economies function no longer seem to hold true entirely because of exponential technology.” This claim came from entrepreneur and Singularity University faculty member, Amin Toufani, during his talk at Singularity University’s Exponential Finance Summit in New York last week. In what he calls exponential economics or “exonomics,” Toufani breaks the tech-driven changes happening […]

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November 16, 2018
Quantum computers will analyze every financial model at once

In the movie Office Space, Peter Gibbons has a stroke of genius. Confronted with the utter mundanity of a life slaving away at his office park software company, he convinces his friends to make a computer virus to skim a fraction of a cent off transactions into a shared bank account. This, of course, goes horribly […]

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June 8, 2018
Technology will erase jobs, but also make everything cheap or free

At an event about how technology is shaping the future of money, it seems counterintuitive to talk about a future where technology has mostly done away with the need for money to live. But that’s the future Peter Diamandis envisions. At Singularity University’s Exponential Finance Summit in New York this week, Diamandis talked about the broad and […]

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