COVID-19 is pushing companies to accelerate their innovations in a matter of weeks rather than years, such as accepting mobile payments or giving their brick-and-mortar store an online presence.
The financial services industry is one of the bright spots in an otherwise gloomy environment of record unemployment and layoffs at companies of all sizes. Despite the current economic climate, companies in the financial services space are not only continuing to hire, but are fundraising and being acquired.
Consumers are more and more trusting financial apps and willing to use them. On the other hand the situation forces corporations to adopt those technologies because social distancing is not near its end.
Recently, Visa acquired Plaid, a service enabling customers to connect their financial accounts to mobile apps within a securized system.
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Original Article by : Christine HALL