25 January 2015

Innovation in Financial Services

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Paul LoveCompass Plus - Nottingham

Good Old Days of Chip and PIN Vs. The Wild West of FinTech

12 December 2014  |  3780 views  |  0  |  Recommends 1

At the Connecting Payments conference on Wednesday we celebrated 10 years since the successful roll out of Chip & PIN in the UK. This was the largest coordinated shift in consumer payment behaviou...

Bo HaraldZEF and Real Time Economy Program - Esbo

Time for soul-searching - also in banks

07 December 2014  |  2573 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

Then the first question is WHY? Why? Because people do not buy what you say – but why you say it. Simon Sinek proves this beyond doubt in his book Start with Why. You can get a good taste of this alr...

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Paul LoveCompass Plus - Nottingham

Common sense prevails - but when?

05 December 2014  |  1869 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

As I said on Wednesday, innovation should be about solving real world needs rather than just inventing smart technology. Paying in cheques by photographing them is one of the those innovations that ju...

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Bo HaraldZEF and Real Time Economy Program - Esbo

All countries should save tax payer's money with e-invoicing

05 December 2014  |  2186 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

Now Switzerland http://www.thepaypers.com//e-invoicing-scf-e-procurement/switzerland-to-roll-out-e-invoicing-in-the-administration-in-2016/757585-24 But Denmark - true Vikings - made e-invoicing manda...

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Paul LoveCompass Plus - Nottingham

Inventor or Innovator ?

03 December 2014  |  1638 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

The guy who invented the first wheel was a great inventor - The guy who saw the need for the other three was an innovator. There is a lot of smart technology invented, but unless it finds the right ap...

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Alexander PeschkoffTEDIPAY - London

How Barclays 'borrowed' my children's money

03 December 2014  |  2050 views  |  3  |  Recommends 0

My children, four and six, are lucky to have a full set of grandpas and grannies, who spoil them with presents and some "monetary contributions". In fact, over the last few years the little ...

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Bo HaraldZEF and Real Time Economy Program - Esbo

Time for better and new Ecosystems

20 November 2014  |  2082 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

I had the opportunity to speak at the spectacular SLUSH-event in Helsinki. The main focus there is always on how startups are changing the world and should get more funding to do it even faster. My pr...

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Matt WhiteFinextra - Toronto

The future of fintech: Money2020 v BAI Retail Delivery

18 November 2014  |  4534 views  |  2  |  Recommends 0

Anyone who spent the last fortnight at these two events will have been struck by the growing divide in the fintech industry: between old and new, physical and digital, Wall Street and Silicon Valley. ...

Karl RiederGFT - London and Barcelona

The Truth About Hadoop

27 October 2014  |  4863 views  |  2  |  Recommends 0

The press often talks about Hadoop as if it were a single technology or even a product. This is far from the truth and creates a false expectation in the industry about the complexity of using Hadoop ...

Brett KingMoven - New York

Why Ebola might kill cash

17 October 2014  |  5166 views  |  28  |  Recommends 1

The Fear Factor on Ebola is over the top right now. We are spending countless hours in the media analyzing footage of health workers, figuring out how a nurse in Texas contracted the disease despite s...

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