Environmental Factors Affecting the Acceleration of Financial Technology (Fintech) Adoption by SMEs in the East Java Region
Sonata Christian, Trianggoro Wiradinata, Christian Herdinata, Auditia Setiobudi
Available Online 29 June 2020.
- https://doi.org/10.2991/aebmr.k.200626.065How to use a DOI?
- Financial technology, environmental factors, acceleration of the adoption
- Purpose – This study aimed to help define the environmental factors affecting the acceleration of FinTech adoption by SMEs in the East Java Region. Design/methodology/approach – An empirical study of TOE Framework focused on environmental factors using the data from 402 respondents of SMEs Owners and Managers who have already implemented OVO e-wallet in their business. Primary data was analyzed using SEM-PLS. Finding – The high competition in industry has no connection with the acceleration of FinTech adoption. Environmental variables conclude the prediction 75,8% of FinTech adoption. The most interesting finding among the three factors in environmental factors is only the support from government and vendor that significantly accelerate the fintech adoption by SMEs in the East Java Region. The finding suggested that vendors must actively offer the e-wallet payment services and provide training to merchants. Government support has also shown to be a significant antecedent toward consumers’ intention to use the e-wallet payment services.
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TY - CONF AU - Sonata Christian AU - Trianggoro Wiradinata AU - Christian Herdinata AU - Auditia Setiobudi PY - 2020 DA - 2020/06/29 TI - Environmental Factors Affecting the Acceleration of Financial Technology (Fintech) Adoption by SMEs in the East Java Region BT - 8th International Conference of Entrepreneurship and Business Management Untar (ICEBM 2019) PB - Atlantis Press SP - 380 EP - 385 SN - 2352-5428 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/aebmr.k.200626.065 DO - https://doi.org/10.2991/aebmr.k.200626.065 ID - Christian2020 ER -