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The Future of FinTech

Integrating Finance and Technology in Financial Services


Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. Bernardo Nicoletti
    Pages 1-2
  3. Bernardo Nicoletti
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  4. Bernardo Nicoletti
    Pages 31-79
  5. Bernardo Nicoletti
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  6. Bernardo Nicoletti
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  10. Bernardo Nicoletti
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  11. Bernardo Nicoletti
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  12. Bernardo Nicoletti
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  13. Back Matter
    Pages 279-328

About this book


This book provides an introduction to the state of the art in financial technology (FinTech) and the current applications of FinTech in digital banking. It is a comprehensive guide to the various technologies, products, processes, and business models integral to the FinTech environment. Covering key definitions and characteristics, models and best practice, as well as presenting relevant case studies related to FinTech and e-Business, this book helps build a theoretical framework for future discussion.


Banking Virtual Currencies Crowdfunding Bitcoin Cloud computing Big Data Analytics Blockchains Financial Regulation Predictive Computing

Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.RomeItaly

About the authors

Bernardo Nicoletti is Professor of IT Procurement at the University of Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy, and provides consultancy in Europe and Asia on IT strategy, organization and procurement. He graduated from the Polytechnic School of Turin, Italy, and has an MSEE from Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA, USA.  He worked for GE Capital, as Group Chief Technology Officer, and AIG, with assignments in Italy,the UK, the USA and Argentina. In all of his positions, Bernardo has been particularly active in the application of lean Six Sigma to financial institutions. He has published over 200 journal articles, and 20 books, published in Italian and English, and is a frequent speaker at international conferences.

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title The Future of FinTech
  • Book Subtitle Integrating Finance and Technology in Financial Services
  • Authors Bernardo Nicoletti
  • Series Title Palgrave Studies in Financial Services Technology
  • Series Abbreviated Title Palgrave Studies in Financial Services Technology
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s) 2017
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, Cham
  • eBook Packages Economics and Finance Economics and Finance (R0)
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-3-319-51414-7
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-319-84644-6
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-319-51415-4
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XV, 328
  • Number of Illustrations 30 b/w illustrations, 3 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Financial Services
    Information Systems and Communication Service
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Industry Sectors
Finance, Business & Banking