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Fusing Big Data, Blockchain and Cryptocurrency

Their Individual and Combined Importance in the Digital Economy

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Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. Hossein Hassani, Xu Huang, Emmanuel Sirimal Silva
    Pages 1-6
  3. Hossein Hassani, Xu Huang, Emmanuel Sirimal Silva
    Pages 7-48
  4. Hossein Hassani, Xu Huang, Emmanuel Sirimal Silva
    Pages 49-76
  5. Hossein Hassani, Xu Huang, Emmanuel Sirimal Silva
    Pages 77-98
  6. Hossein Hassani, Xu Huang, Emmanuel Sirimal Silva
    Pages 99-117
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 119-120

About this book

Introduction

As technology continues to revolutionise today’s economy, Big Data, Blockchain and Cryptocurrency are rapidly transforming themselves into mainstream functions within the financial services industry. This book examines each concept individually, analysing the opportunities and challenges they bring and exploring the potential for future development. The authors further evaluate the fusion of these three important products of the FinTech revolution, illustrating their combined influence on the digital economy. Providing a comprehensive analysis of three innovative technologies, this timely book will appeal to scholars researching innovation in the finance industry and financial services technology more specifically.


Keywords

Big Data Crypto Cryptocurrency digital economy FinTech Blockchain Blockchain Technology Financial Technology Smart Technology

Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.Research Institute for Energy Management and Planning (RIEMP)University of TehranTehranIran
  2. 2.De Montfort University, School of Faculty of Business and LawLeicesterUK
  3. 3.Fashion Business SchoolLondon College of Fashion University of the Arts LondonLondonUK

About the authors

Hossein Hassani is a researcher in Singular Spectrum Analysis (SSA) and its applications. His research interests include Big Data and Data Mining techniques, Blockchain, Time Series Analysis and Forecasting, Signal Processing and Applied Statistics. He has written over 130 academic articles and 6 books.

Xu Huang is a Senior Lecturer in Economics in the Faculty of Business and Law at De Montfort University (DMU), UK. Her research interests include Big Data, FinTech, Blockchain, Time Series Analysis, Multivariate Analysis and Applied Econometrics.

Emmanuel Sirimal Silva is the Head of Research Coordination: Fashion Business School and Principal Lecturer in Quantitative Methods at the London College of Fashion (LCF), University of the Arts London, UK. Emmanuel is also a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy in the UK with research interests in Time Series Analysis and Forecasting, Big Data, Blockchain and Applied Statistics, and has published over 45 academic journal articles. 


Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Fusing Big Data, Blockchain and Cryptocurrency
  • Book Subtitle Their Individual and Combined Importance in the Digital Economy
  • Authors Hossein Hassani
    Xu Huang
    Emmanuel Sirimal Silva
  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-31391-3
  • Copyright Information The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s), under exclusive license to Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2019
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Pivot, Cham
  • eBook Packages Economics and Finance Economics and Finance (R0)
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-3-030-31390-6
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-030-31393-7
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-030-31391-3
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XV, 120
  • Number of Illustrations 10 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Financial Services
    Innovation/Technology Management
    Big Data/Analytics
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