Category: Fintech

How to Catch a Millenial

With 30 Trillion dollars changing hands in the next 30 years how do you ensure you don't miss you!

Did you know that in the next 30 years an estimated $30 trillion dollars (I’m not even going to convert that in to rands because the number’s so big) will be changing hands from Baby Boomers to Gen Xers and Millenials? This will be the largest transfer of wealth in recorded history. Not to mention there’s a lot of wealth being independently generated in the meantime. So how exactly do you go...

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AQscuse me? Where are all the lawyers?

Where are all the Lawyers?

He looks out the window at the harsh African sun reflecting off Nairobi’s skyscrapers and thinks to himself “Man, I did it! The hard work has finally paid off. I’m working at the world’s LARGEST law firm!” Following in the footsteps of the four other employees at the firm, Michael was headhunted after finishing top in the University of Gabarone Read more

Mind the (Communication) Gap

"I have too many clients to regularly meet with them, I spend too much time travelling as it is"

As the technological world hurtles forward at an ever-increasing speed, your ability to remain on top of all recent developments, as well as figuring out which best suit your needs, will be tested. For many who are unable to sustain their relentless pursuit toward technological liberation, and find themselves staring deep in to the abyss, the bridging of the knowledge gap seems about as simple ...

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Work Smarter, Not Harder

So, where do Smart Contracts fit in?

Most people see Blockchain and Bitcoin as interchangeable concepts, whereas the former is actually the incredible platform which allows the latter to exist. Think of the relationship as so – what Blockchain is to Bitcoin, the internet is to email. Blockchain is the enabler of these exciting new technological developments, and we are starting to get pretty excited about another up and comer, Sma...

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The King is dead, long live the King!

Are the new kids on the ‘block’ out to dethrone cash as we know it?

Yes, there has been some excitement around digital currencies for a few years now, but we all know that no one announces the arrival of something new and worthwhile like the supreme leaders of China do (that’s right, time to sit up in your seat and really take notice!). The hype around digital currencies has recently been taken to a glorious new high after officials at the People’s Bank of Chin...

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What’s the big deal with quantum computing?

Have you heard about the next big phase in computing?

Moore’s Law is dead. Well, at least that’s how it’s looking right now. In case you’re scratching your head, Moore’s Law is the one where computing power doubles every two years. It was stated by Intel co-founder Gordon Moore and has held true for many years. However, the ability to continue to improve the capacity of current computers is now diminishing, and has led to even Gordon’s brainchi...

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