26 July 2016

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Alex BrayMisys - London

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

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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 monsters’ are animated characters which users collect, train and fight. Users visit PokéStops and Pokémon Gyms hoping to catch wild Bulbasaurs, Pidgeot...

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Steve WilcocksonMathWorks - Cambridge

Learning about the Machines

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Following a survey we did back in 2014, I posted on Finextra about how machine learning technologies are progressing from academia, robotics and medical engineering into financial services. At that time, there seemed to be some hesitancy with only 12% of 80 quant-savvy finance professionals saying they used machine learning in their workflows. H...

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Jeremy Taylor
Jeremy TaylorGFT - London

Everything has changed, but everything remains the same following the Brexit vote in June

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The UK’s decision to leave the EU following the referendum vote on the 23 June has left the financial services industry facing an uncertain future. The result poses more questions than answers on what...

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Kerim Derhalli
Kerim Derhalliinvstr - London

Engaging aim to help empower millennials

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A recent study by Opinium found that approximately 64% of registered voters aged 18-24 voted in last month’s EU Referendum, compared to 90% of over-65s. I believe this is because young people do not f...

TagsMobile & onlineFinancial inclusion
Cornelius Nandyal
Cornelius NandyalAssociates in Capital Markets - London

Behind the Curtains of the World’s Key Interest Rate Benchmark

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Regulators across the world looking for new strategies to strengthen the Financial Benchmark regime is evidently clear by now. The Financial Stability Board (FSB) driven multi-rate approach, which rel...

TagsRisk & regulationGroupFinancial Services Regulation
Manish Grover
Manish Grover* - New Jersey

Reaching escape velocity for P2P payments

24 July 2016  |  3362 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

The Peer to Peer (P2P) payments space is accelerating in the Fintech age. More and more companies are addressing the consumers' problems from multiple angles. 1. First, there are the traditional payme...

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Graham Seel
Graham SeelBankTech Consulting - Concord

It Takes a Village to Manage Operational Risk

22 July 2016  |  4508 views  |  3 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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Christian Voigt
Christian VoigtFidessa - London

Light relief for dark pools

22 July 2016  |  3204 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

The dark pool debate has raged across the globe for some time now and, in every jurisdiction, it’s more often than not accompanied by a smattering of assumptions on almost everything and certain knowl...

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Caroline McClelland
Caroline McClellandWaracle - Dundee

Content Marketing to Promote Your App

22 July 2016  |  3523 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

App marketing relies on content. For instance, just think about your app store listing – description content, image content, video content, user review content…the list goes on. In fact, content marke...

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Paula Rodriguez
Paula RodriguezTitan FX - Auckland

Everything You Need To Know About Getting a Trading Journal

22 July 2016  |  3077 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

Keeping a trading journal is a smart strategy to enhance performance and gain confidence in executions. Success in forex trading requires a high level of planning and practice. To be consistently succ...

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