Nouriel Roubini

Count Dr. Doom as no fan of crypto-currency

Nouriel Roubini, known as Dr. Doom for his notorious but accurate predictions of bubbles, minced no words when speaking about crypto-currencies. Roubini famously predicted the 2008 financial crisis. “Crypto is the mother of all scams,”…

Study Finds Australians Turning to Online Payments

[caption id="attachment_310782" align="alignleft" width="177"] Leila Fourie, CEO of AusPayNet[/caption] The Australian Payments Network (AusPayNet) has released its most recent Digital Economy report which found that Australia’s shift to a digital economy is accelerating. Digital payments…

Singapore and India advance in FinTech cooperation

  Singapore, 2 June 2018. The Department of Economic Affairs (DEA), Government of India, and the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) yesterday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to strengthen cooperation in financial innovation between…

Study by Roubini says that cashless-ness boosts GDP

Visa commissioned an independent study conducted by Roubini ThoughtLab examining the economic impact of increasing the use of digital payments in major cities around the world. The study found that relying more on electronic payments, such…