Special Issue "Fintech: Recent Advancements in Modern Techniques, Methods and Real-World Solutions"
A special issue of Sustainability (ISSN 2071-1050).
Deadline for manuscript submissions: 31 October 2021.
Interests: Fintech, Data Science, Internet of Things, Cloud/Fog/Edge Computing and Security with Risk
Interests: Big Data Analytics, Internet of Things (IoT), Information Retrieval, Computer Vision, Artificial Intelligence and Energy Efficient Communication Protocols
Finance Technology (FinTech) is an advanced business model that adopts emerging technology to improve efficiency and manage risk in the finance field. These new technologies, such as Blockchain, Machine Learning, Big Data, and Cloud Computing, positively contribute to reform the process of the traditional finance industry and provide an optimal paradigm for finance enterprises. Meanwhile, there are several emerging companies focused on supplying fintech services, which fascinate investors with optimistic expectations about the firms' valuation and a promising future. The scientific procedure of appraising the effectiveness and practicability of FinTech has a crucial role because it could lead to a guideline for understanding and further improving the development of financial technologies.
Nowadays, the compositions of FinTech have been consistently increasing and a growing number of financial scenarios require the intervention of these advanced technologies in order to cut down costs and increase output. This Special Issue aims to seek original contributions demonstrating the significant advancements and innovations of FinTech, the successful implementation for new technologies in the finance industry, and effective valuation theories conducted in FinTech enterprises.
This Special Issue is focused on but not limited to the following topics:
- Financial modeling, financial process modeling, and financial risk analysis for FinTech
- Risk management and control for FinTech
- Algorithms, software engineering, and development for FinTech
- System design and implementation for FinTech
- Testing (software engineering; penetration; product development) for FinTech
- Proofs-of-concept for FinTech
- Risk Modeling, business process modeling, and analytics for FinTech
- Trust and privacy for FinTech
- Quantitative analysis and regression for FinTech
- Case studies for FinTech
Prof. Dr. Victor Chang
Prof. Rahat Iqbal
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- finance technology
- company valuation
- machine learning
- risk management