Fintech Looks Like the Achilles Heel of Global Corruption

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[3 min. read] The world can be a tough place. In my courses on International marketing, I spend an entire class period talking about corruption around the world. What’s the difference between a full-on bribe and slipping someone $20 as a lubricating payment to expedite your application? I talk about how different cultures perceive these … Read more

2016 Sees Utah top $1B in venture capital for the first time

2016 saw Utah companies raise over $1┬ábillion in venture capital, a huge milestone for the Beehive State. 99 Utah companies raised $1.17 billion in 2016 according to the latest Venture Monitor report, from NVCA and Pitchbook, closing out 2016 Q4. 2016 saw total VC investments nationally shrink from their peak in 2015 (with $69.1 billion … Read more