29 June 2017

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Christian VoigtFidessa - London

A case for regulatory freeze?

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Market participants are naturally worried about the immediate costs of regulation, some of them still uncertain about the future benefits. But with all the twists and turns on the road to regulatory change, meeting the requirements imposed by regulators is no easy task. Whatever the legislation, the politicians agree on the broad principles and se...

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Imran AliAnswer Digital - London

Google antitrust fine - No Lessons Learned

27 June 2017  |  2846 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

Today, Google has been slapped with a record-breaking €2.4bn fine by European regulators for abusing its dominant position in the world of online shopping. The European Commission said that the search engine has 90 days to end the misconduct. If it does not, it faces penalty payments of up to 5 per cent of the average daily worldwide turnover of Al...

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Tim Brazier
Tim BrazierGFT - London

Public cloud adoption in financial services: challenges and opportunities

27 June 2017  |  2736 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

Every day companies around the world are finding new and innovative ways of exploiting public cloud technologies. The overall growth of cloud adoption continues to increase at double digit rates and p...

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Michael Pearson
Michael PearsonClarus Investments - London

The Profitability Challenge for Fintech Startups

27 June 2017  |  2978 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

The evidence from a sample of 20 fintech startups in the UK is that there are substantial profitability challenges that still need to be overcome. As of June 2017, the total equity investment in the s...

TagsInnovationStart upsGroupFintech innovation and startups
Adedeji Olowe
Adedeji OloweSystemSpecs Limited - Lagos

Dropbox banking: The backbone for Fintechs and a probable model for banking in the future

27 June 2017  |  4450 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

The argument about if Fintechs and Banks are frenemies would never end. And it’s justifiably so. Retail banks have a model of providing checking, savings, investment account services. Of course, they...

TagsRetail bankingInnovationGroupBanking Architecture
Charles Platt
Charles PlattSoftware AG - London

Neither a Producer nor a Distributor be... in your IT Philosophy

26 June 2017  |  2885 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

Economics can teach us a few lessons in our approach to technology set-up. From an economic perspective there is a lot of risk in being a producer. It requires commitment to fixed infrastructure — buy...

TagsRisk & regulationInnovationGroupBanking Architecture
Lu Zurawski
Lu ZurawskiACI Worldwide - London

Do ATMs dream of electric money?

26 June 2017  |  859 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

Its nearly half a century since the famous American science fiction writer, Philip K. Dick wrote the novel, "Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?", which went on to become the Ridley Scott m...

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Thomas Hook
Thomas HookPegasystems Inc. - Cambridge

Artificial Intelligence: The Next Step in Financial Crime Compliance Evolution

26 June 2017  |  6466 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

Financial Services compliance departments are constantly turning to technology to find efficiencies and satisfy increasingly tough regulatory examinations. It started with simple robotics, which can p...

TagsRisk & regulationInnovationGroupFinancial Services Regulation
Prateek Saxena
Prateek SaxenaAppinventiv - Noida

Entrepreneurs- Here’s the Best Method to Build Strong Connections!

26 June 2017  |  3328 views  |  1 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

When you ask the business typhoons their success secret- it’s for sure that the answer would be connections! Whether you talk about potential business alliances, marketing, sales, supply chain managem...

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Chris Brown
Chris BrownTrusek - Amersham

The current payment networks are no longer fit for purpose.

23 June 2017  |  6566 views  |  5 comments | recommendations Recommends 6

“The current payment networks available to the financial institutions around the world are no longer fit for purpose.” I think that this is a statement that has been generally agreed by all those invo...

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