Qatari and Swedish entities specialising in financial technology (fintech) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) that aims to contribute to the development of fintech-related co-operation between Qatar and Sweden.
The Qatar Financial Center (QFC) has opened up its non-regulated professional services to include fintech services as part of strategy to strengthen the fintech ecosystem in the country.
The government is actively promoting Qatar as a regional centre for financial technology (fintech) as new, cost-effective technologies are becoming increasingly prominent worldwide, the QCB said in its 10th Financial Stability Review.
QIIB remains focused on digitalisation and utilising financial technology (fintech), which is rapidly emerging, said chief executive officer, Dr Abdulbasit Ahmad al-Shaibei.
Fintech can enable Islamic finance to attract more customers, increase efficiency, reduce costs and offer a wider range of products, helping the sector become more competitive against conventional finance ...
Despite his advanced age of 93 years, Malaysia’s Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad has a great understanding of modern technology.
Fintech as well as new technologies such as blockchain could “revolutionise” Qatar’s banking industry, a Commercial Bank official said in a panel discussion at Euromoney Qatar Conference 2018.