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Brad Katsuyama believes that Wall Street is rigged against ordinary investors. So he founded IEX, a startup that’s hoping to become the newest stock exchange to become approved by the SEC.
185 SMEs from 26 countries have been selected for Horizon2020 EU funding. For each project, participants will receive €50,000 to finance feasibility studies for new products that can disrupt the market.
Alec Ross, Hillary Clinton’s former Senior Advisor for Innovation, looks at the next decade of innovation in his new book, The Industries of the Future. He identifies areas that he sees driving global industrial and social change, including robotics, genetics, the “code-ification” of money, cybersecurity, and the harnessing of big data.
Sony Corporation has partnered business matchmaking service Matchi to launch the Sony Fintech Innovation Challenge, offering startups the chance to win a proof of concept project with the company. Applications are open until February 17, with Sony calling for responses from the global fintech community in any of six categories.
Author Whitney Johnson, a close associate of management pioneer Clayton Christensen, explains how to apply the techniques of disruptive innovation to our own career and goals. The results provide a foundation for disruptive innovation in large and small companies.