The fintech opportunities in MENA

Mohamed Roushdy, MBA – Experienced CIO, told the Futurism Forum guests about the Fintech opportunities in the MENA region. Here are a few highlights of what we’ve discussed here:

– The number of startups in the MENA region is increasing exponentially. Today there are thousands of them versus the situation 10 years before when there were only about 80 startups.

– Payment, Lending, and Blockchain comprise about 70% of all Fintechs in the region.

– Open Banking standards are already applied in the MENA!