Tag: financial services

‘Apple Card Strengthens Its Ecosystem, It Doesn’t Get Involved In The...

Apple has partnered with Mastercard and Goldman Sachs to launch Apple Card this summer. Consumers can apply for the credit card through the Wallet...

Data Security Poses the Biggest Challenge In Open Banking Adoption

Reservations about data security pose the biggest challenge when it comes to increasing consumer adoption of Open Banking, according to a new white paper...

Top 250 Fintech Map of 2018

The financial services industry is being transformed by insurgent startups. From capital markets to insurance and digital banking to wealth management, the Fintech 250...

The Amazon and Alibaba Battle For TechFin Dominance

While traditional banking and new financial technology solutions are starting to understand that collaboration might be the better follow-up strategy to achieve long-term goals,...

Trust and Fintech: The Great Challenge of the Financial Technology

If Fintech organisations have a chance to reach the majority of the public, is by leveraging the customer experience to new standards, regaining along...

JP Morgan Dominates Ranking of Global M&A Financial Advisers for Q3...

JP Morgan topped the rankings in the latest mergers and acquisitions (M&A) league table of the top 10 financial advisers for the financial services...

Ant Financial Leverages Blockchain-as-a-Service to Lower Financial Costs

The 2018 Yunqi Conference was being hosted by Alibaba during 19th to 22nd last September. That conference was one of the biggest digital meetup...

Financial Services Must “Unite and Fight” Against No-Deal Brexit Says DeVere...

The financial services industry must “unite and fight” against a no-deal Brexit that potentially erodes clients’ rights and damages the financial sector itself, warns the boss of...

No Small Change: Why Financial Services Needs a New Kind of...

As retail financial services rapidly migrate from the physical world to the digital, the market becomes more crowded and more competitive – and the...

Berlin Bank Penta Seek to Become the Default Account for Businesses...

Berlin based challenger bank Penta announces its seed financing round of €2.2 million. Since its launch in December, the boldly branded startup bank...

Open Banking APIs Boosted By The IFX Forum Support

The IFX Forum has announced the first set of deliverables from its Open Banking APIs (application programming interfaces) Working Group, marking significant progress on its work...

IT Infrastructure And MiFID II – Solving The Data Collection Conundrum

As the pressure builds at financial services companies, and the MiFID II (Markets in Financial Instruments Directive) deadline of 3rd January 2018 rapidly approaches,...

From Fintech Revolution To AI IOT Driven Blockchain Tsunami

From Fintech Revolution To AI IOT Driven Blockchain Tsunami! Blockchain Will impact Financial Services More Than the Internet There is no doubt that blockchain is shifting completely...

SWIFT Business Forum London: Future of Financial Services

Top FinTech executives to address the future of financial services at SWIFT’s Business Forum London event SWIFT the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication supplies...

Social Media as Disruptor of Finance and Trading

The Irreversible Game Change Disruption is one of the keywords of the 21st century. It is in the DNA of human society. It is a...

Top trends in US Wealth: Part 3 – Millennials

In part three of this series we turn our attention to the Millennials. As explained in part one, the Millennial Generation was born from...

Top trends in US Wealth: Part 2 – Generation X

As we saw in part 1 of this series on the future of wealth in the USA, Generation X was born between 1965 and...

How deep is crisis of trust in financial services industry Part...

In Part 1 of this two part series we analysed the reasons why people have lost their trust in the financial services sector. In...

How deep is crisis of trust in financial services industry Part...

People are frustrated with the financial services industry. There is a lack of trust that has grown from the economic recession and has been...

How big is disruption by Robo Advisors

The digital wealth market has changed significantly over the past several years with the evolution of robo advisors. In our previous posts we covered...

How Robo advisors revolutionize wealth management sector

One of the biggest discussion points in the wealth management industry at the moment is what the impact will be of robo advisors on...

Wealth management trends: main factors

Wealth management is an industry that is undergoing tremendous change, and there are a variety of influences that are driving this. According to Ed...

How to rebundle financial services

Why Unbundling is a growing concern in financial industry? Unbundling has become a significant concern in the finance industry of late. Major financial institutions have...

How Wealth Management responds to Robo Advisors

Robo advisors have been offering services that were in the past offered by wealth management firms. Some in the wealth management industry have been...

How to Address the Growing Cyberattack Threat to Hedge Funds

“Don’t click on a link received through an email from any unknown person”. If you click, the hacker will gain access to your system...