FinTech is Empowering

Modern financial and investment management trends have become a case study in consumer empowerment through technological innovation. I fully expect this to continue. Through decreased consumer knowledge of personal financial management, diminishing trust in the banking system, radical post-recession government regulations on banks, increase in scope and complexity of investment vehicles, and the mainstream adoption of mobile … Continue reading FinTech is Empowering

Quick Thoughts / Big News: Apple & Beats (and a $175bil rainy day fund)

First off, Apple currently has upwards of $175bil sitting in cash and is a notoriously meticulous company, so its not surprising that this acquisition was a big one. TEEING IT UP At face value, acquisitions aren't really in Apple's wheelhouse. They prefer building self contained products that seamlessly integrate across their platform, rather than building a … Continue reading Quick Thoughts / Big News: Apple & Beats (and a $175bil rainy day fund)