29 July 2016

Innovation in Financial Services

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Graham SeelBankTech Consulting - Concord

Alternative Lending: Friend or Foe to Banks?

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An Interview with Glenn Goldman of Credibly Recently I had the opportunity to pose a few questions to Glenn Goldman, CEO of alternate small business lender Credibly. They have focused on providing loans to small companies without stable collateral and with limited or no credit history. Interest rates are on the high side, but clearly disclosed, and...

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Konstantin RabinKontomatik - Warsaw

Can Banks Become New Video Stores?

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Some time ago, I read an article by a former employee of a video store, which vanished from the surface because of the supremacy of video streaming services like Netflix or Hulu. Although the store survived much bigger competitors such as Blockbuster, it couldn’t live longer with constantly declining customer base. People simply changed their pref...

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Cornelius Nandyal
Cornelius NandyalAssociates in Capital Markets - London

Visualisations - From Data to Information

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The one thing that there is no dearth of in the current world, is Data. Therein lies the boon as well as the bane. On one hand availability of large amounts of data would mean banks and financial inst...

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Vinod Sharma
Vinod SharmaEconet Wireless Zimbabwe - Harare

What is FinTech and where does it Live?

26 July 2016  |  4789 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

Abstract – A few years back, I had a fascinating discussion about Fintech. Today every 3rd if not 4th profile on LinkedIn is about FinTech Expert. Few days ago someone asked me a million dollar questi...

Alex Bray
Alex BrayMisys - London

Bank of Pikachu? What does Pokemon Go mean for banking?

25 July 2016  |  5203 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 1

You cannot have missed the latest craze for Pokémon Go. Hordes of zombified individuals are wandering around your city, staring at their mobile devices. They are hunting for Pokémon. These ‘pocket mo...

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Graham Seel
Graham SeelBankTech Consulting - Concord

It Takes a Village to Manage Operational Risk

22 July 2016  |  5138 views  |  5 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

Whose job is it to manage operational risk? The Chief Risk Officer? Check Operations Management? Check Compliance? Check Data Management? Check Technology Providers, FinTech and RegTech? Check Yours ...

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Graham Seel
Graham SeelBankTech Consulting - Concord

What Every FinTech CEO Should Know About Risk Management

19 July 2016  |  9679 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

A FinTech CEO who doesn’t understand risk management is at a crushing disadvantage. Why? Banking at its core IS the business of managing risk. Banks don’t just have to be risk-aware. They are in the ...

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John Rockliffe
John RockliffeHyland Software - London

Chief digital officers can bring innovation, but the company has to get behind their ideas

15 July 2016  |  5851 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

The number of companies employing a chief digital officer (CDO) to drive their technological development is soaring, and the financial services sector is getting in on the act. With a real understandi...

TagsRisk & regulationRetail banking
Alex Noble
Alex NobleVizolution - London

What does HSBC’s adoption of voice biometrics tell us about trends in identity, customers and contac

14 July 2016  |  4422 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

Wanting a change from Brexit articles (too many of them are just too much speculation), I was looking back at some of the news stories from earlier in the year that I’d meant to blog on but hadn’t man...

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Graham Seel
Graham SeelBankTech Consulting - Concord

How Many Lawyers Does It Take to Save a FinTech?

08 July 2016  |  4963 views  |  10 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

Bank regulation is older than you think. The ancient Code of Hammurabi, which predates Moses and the Biblical legal code of the Pentateuch, includes rules for interest-bearing loans (not more than 30%...

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A discussion of trends in innovation management within financial institutions, and the key processes, technology and cultural shifts driving innovation.
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