Whenever I’m in Fulton, literally every conversation I hear is something about how the stock market is doing, investment banking, and portfolios. It seems like nearly every CSOM student has invested in some kind of a portfolio through Robinhood or a different brokerage. Creating an investment portfolio has piqued my interest after hearing about all … Continue reading Fintech: Robo-Advisors
What is FinTech? FinTech is a phrase we have all been hearing over the last decade, and recently more increasingly as startups are very “hot,” and everyone wants to enter into the tech space. I hadn’t known what the term truly meant until this past summer, when I was introduced to the industry by my … Continue reading What is FinTech?
When you think of blockchain, what first comes to mind? Many of us immediately think-- Bitcoin. While blockchain technology is at the core of Bitcoin transactions, blockchain has many other applications. In this blog post, I will explore some of the uses of blockchain that I found most interesting and exciting. If you are eager … Continue reading Blockchain Applications in the Real World
Background Jim McKelvey is a craftsman in St. Louis who makes high-end glass faucet and fittings for a living. His pieces are expensive but one would easily fall in love with them. He was distraught one day after he lost a sale because he only accepted cash in store. It’s an on-going pain for him … Continue reading Square