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Scred: Open accounting and meaningful banking for communities
document Crowdfunding, Distributed Knowledge

Very interesting take on banking services by Scred, for communities (global/virtual), which do away with issues of traditional banking such as bureaucracy, high capital requirement, regulations etc.

Crowdsourcing.orgSep 30, 2010 07:54 pm GMT24952 views
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Scred: Open accounting and meaningful banking for communities
World Bank Opens Data Catalogue for Social Good Competition
document Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

The competition marks the first time the World Bank, an international institution that makes loans to developing countries, made available its catalogue of development data to the general public.

Tim SatterthwaiteFeb 03, 2011 01:40 am GMT1644 views
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World Bank Opens Data Catalogue for Social Good Competition
Crowd Funding Bank - crowdfunding great startups
video Crowdfunding

Crowd funding bank has enabled people and businesses to accomplish things that they may not have been able to accomplish otherwise. Crowd funding allows people and organizations the financial...

Benjamin FosselJun 13, 2011 09:50 am GMT1844 views
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Crowd Funding Bank - crowdfunding great startups
Interview Danske Bank - Social Media & Crowdsourcing
video Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

Thomas Heilskov talked about 'Idebank' an innovative crodwsourcing application on facebook launched a few months ago. Here's the agenda of the interview: - Intro - Why Idebank,...

Rebecca GutierrezJun 20, 2011 04:43 am GMT1960 views
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Interview Danske Bank - Social Media & Crowdsourcing
FORGET CREDIT UNIONS: Here's Why You Need To Join A Community Bank
document Crowdfunding

The bad news is we'll have to admire this beast of a banking center from our side of the pond for a while—at least until private equity crowdfunding is made legal in the U.S.

Jason RobbinsNov 13, 2011 08:15 am GMT1438 views
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FORGET CREDIT UNIONS: Here's Why You Need To Join A Community Bank
World Bank Launches Financial Datasets App
document Distributed Knowledge, Tools

“Tools like the World Bank Finances mobile application allow them to follow the money trail from funding agencies, to countries, and to projects in their neighbourhoods.” The World Bank Finances...

Harshida PatelNov 16, 2011 11:40 am GMT2290 views
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World Bank Launches Financial Datasets App
Meet the world's first crowd sourced investment bank
document Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

Essentially, Jefferies & Co. has become the world's first crowdsourced investment bank - people tell them what assets or exposure on the balance sheet they're nervous about and...

Fiona MaresNov 22, 2011 09:59 pm GMT3044 views
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Meet the world's first crowd sourced investment bank
Where To Turn When Your Bank Doesn't Love You Anymore
document Crowdfunding

The bank-lending picture seems to be improving since the darkest days of the credit crisis. The Biz2Credit Small Business Lending Index found that loan-approval rates by both big banks and smaller...

Samuel BennettDec 23, 2011 12:24 pm GMT1728 views
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Where To Turn When Your Bank Doesn't Love You Anymore
Customers Crowdsource Innovations for Aussie Bank, Then Vote on Them
document Open Innovation

Christophe Langlois, an international authority on social media in banking, is optimistic about Commonwealth’s IdeaBank. “This initiative has a good shot at changing the banking industry’s...

Claire MackayJan 05, 2012 02:02 pm GMT2260 views
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Customers Crowdsource Innovations for Aussie Bank, Then Vote on Them
Does a Google-World Bank Deal On Crowdsourcing Ask Too Much of the Crowd?
document Distributed Knowledge

Map Maker is a tool that allows anyone to submit improvements to the maps and geospatial data that Google has in its database by adding the locations of things like schools and hospitals to...

Marco TorquatiFeb 02, 2012 07:06 pm GMT1068 views
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Does a Google-World Bank Deal On Crowdsourcing Ask Too Much of the Crowd?
World Bank Announces Its Crowdsourced Map Data Will Be Free for the Crowd
document Distributed Knowledge

Open source advocates say those terms would preclude using non-Google platforms that compete with Google services, like OpenStreetMap. It seemed to folks like Ushahidi's Patrick Meier that...

Fiona MaresMar 30, 2012 10:48 pm GMT957 views
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World Bank Announces Its Crowdsourced Map Data Will Be Free for the Crowd
The money network: Why crowdfunding threatens traditional bank lending
document Crowdfunding

Most crowdfunding sites are forecasting 100% to 200% growth rates in amounts originated this year."The impact is small right now but the trend towards alternative financing is here to...

Fritz SchaeferMay 07, 2012 08:42 am GMT1663 views
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The money network: Why crowdfunding threatens traditional bank lending
Write the World Bank report on Africa youth employment using a wiki
blog Distributed Knowledge

The World Bank is in the process of writing their flagship World Bank report on youth employment in Africa and want to do it differently.They are launching a wiki platform and inviting the world...

Fritz SchaeferMay 20, 2012 11:37 pm GMT1203 views
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Write the World Bank report on Africa youth employment using a wiki
2012: Trends to Watch in UK Retail Banking
document Distributed Knowledge

Based on Reportlinker's market research report, the following are some of the 2012 trends to watch in UK retail banking: Trend 10: use of social media will move from customer engagement...

Jason RobbinsJun 07, 2012 01:52 am GMT1102 views
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2012: Trends to Watch in UK Retail Banking
The Social Commercial Bank
document Crowdfunding

The benefits are: Start-ups get access to funds Investors get a regular portfolio of opportunities to invest in Opportunities can be matched to local / national or international level...

Tonya Van Dijk Jun 10, 2012 03:46 am GMT1079 views
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The Social Commercial Bank
BBVA Compass Economists Examine Mobile Banking, Crowdfunding, Other Trends in Latest Quarterly Report
document Crowdfunding

n the recently released second quarter outlook, the economists examined the U.S. economy, interest rates and technology topics, including mobile banking and crowdfunding, also known as...

Jason RobbinsJul 04, 2013 12:41 am GMT1755 views
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BBVA Compass Economists Examine Mobile Banking, Crowdfunding, Other Trends in Latest Quarterly Report
CrowdFunding a Crowd-Investment Bank with @BankToTheFuture
blog Cloud Labor, Crowd Creativity, Crowdfunding

BankToTheFuture.com has opened a record Equity CrowdFunding bid to create what could be the first Crowd-Investment Bank. Co-Founder Simon Dixon calls for the support of the crowd, in the pitch...

BankToTheFutureOct 15, 2013 06:27 pm GMT3155 views
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CrowdFunding a Crowd-Investment Bank with @BankToTheFuture
Open Innovation: a key competitive factor for banks
document Open Innovation

The GFT study, “Open Innovation in the Financial Services Sector – why and how to take action”, reveals how banks can deal with the new pressures of innovation. Momentum to change does not just...

Jason RobbinsMar 04, 2014 01:11 pm GMT1086 views
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Open Innovation: a key competitive factor for banks
Peer-to-Peer Lenders Take Banks Out of the Credit Equation
document Crowdfunding

As Prosper and LendingClub grow, they are becoming more sophisticated at assessing risks and alleviating fraud concerns. Big venture capitalists are backing Prosper in a new round of funding, so...

Jason RobbinsOct 12, 2011 03:26 pm GMT2232 views
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Peer-to-Peer Lenders Take Banks Out of the Credit Equation
Crowdfunding Success for the People's Bank
document Crowdfunding

People's confidence in the banking and finance industry has been shaken following the credit crunch leading to the current economic turmoil. With civilisedmoney there is a promise of a much...

Samuel BennettNov 16, 2011 11:43 pm GMT23105 views
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Crowdfunding Success for the People's Bank
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