Finance 2.0

Founded by Steve Ellis
Group founded 24 Jan 2008
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A community for discussing the application of Web 2.0 technologies to financial services.

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Konstantin Rabin

Why it's time to kiss plastic cards goodbye in the UK

The United Kingdom has one of the world’s largest and most influential economies. Over 66 million citizens of Britain share the GDP of around $3 trillion, making them some of the biggest spenders glob...

18 Sep 2020
Scott Raspa

How Bank and Fintech Partnerships are Redefining the Future of Banking

Can fintech and banking play nicely together? Although traditional banks might have once eyed fintech companies with concern or suspicion, the stance of traditional financial service providers seems t...

14 Sep 2020
Amita Choudhary

Why Gold Is Going Through Such a Price Surge Lately

Gold has been in a peculiar state on the market for quite some time now, and many investors seem to believe that the trend is going to continue in full force in the coming months and even years. It’s ...

25 Aug 2020
Debbie Green

Why finance leaders need predictive intelligence now

There will be no return to ‘business as usual’. The COVID-19 pandemic has seen CFOs and business leaders across HR, supply chain, and sales make difficult decisions that balanced short-term choices wi...

07 Jul 2020
Olivier Gazon

Quantitative easing: the step to make it highly effective

Quantitative easing (QE) programs, i.e. purchase of bonds by Central Banks, have been used to inject liquidity in the economy. Yet studies show that less than 10% of generated liquidity by investors e...

29 Jun 2020
Hannes Van Rensburg

Managing fraud through chat is better for businesses and users

As digitalization has transformed businesses the ever-present threat of fraud has grown exponentially. However, banks and their users are increasingly realizing that using chat platforms to manage and...

28 May 2020
Hirander Misra

Kick starting Economies Post COVID-19

Will the crisis result in the rise or demise of the 4th Industrial Revolution? In its April World Economic Outlook, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) projects a decline in global growth in 2020 o...

25 May 2020
Hirander Misra

Are UK Banks profiting from the current coronavirus crisis and failing SMEs?

A UK business could be eligible for a Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme (CBILS), as set out by the UK Government. However, it appears that despite the Government’s best intentions, this sc...

02 Apr 2020
Debbie Green

Putting humans at the helm of finance innovation

As technologies such as 5G, IoT and AI are rolled out across industries, old business models are being overturned and new ones created, all in the name of progress. Even the most established industrie...

28 Feb 2020
Debbie Green

How the CFO can sell boardroom success

The value of a business-focused ERP implementation is often underestimated, and more often than not this is due to a lack of understanding of what this investment means for streamlining businesses pro...

30 Jan 2020