21 August 2017

Trends in Financial Services

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James MackonochieOFF3R Ltd - London

The Millennial Investor

07 August 2017  |  3729 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

I have heard many commentators state that the millennial investor is a rare breed. They are too focused on the here and now to worry about investing to grow their wealth for the future. Five years ago I could understand this view point but the tide has now significantly changed. This is driven by two key factors as far as I can see it: The older ...

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Nanda KumarSunTec Business Solutions - Trivandrum

Are APIs the new goldmine for banks?

12 July 2017  |  5898 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

The Post API World The future of banking is being completely altered by the Payment Services Directive 2 (PSD2) which comes into play in January 2018. PSD2 opens the floodgates to financial services innovation. Instead of making banking more complex, PSD2 is forcing banks to open up their systems of record to third parties, including non-traditio...

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Deepthi Rajan
Deepthi RajanRBS - Mumbai

Primer on DLT’s most famous prodigy - The Bitcoin Blockchain

03 June 2017  |  9025 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

Blockchain has captured the imagination of intellectuals and polity alike with economists, technologists, governments raving about its potential and how its poised to fundamentally change the world. T...

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Raul Harman
Raul HarmanGem Capital - Adelaide

Top 4 Startup Goals in 2017

10 May 2017  |  5444 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

Running a startup is a difficult job, especially if you are not 100 percent sure whether you are going in the right direction. This is why long-term goals can help you shape your business plan and kee...

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Anthony  Walton
Anthony WaltonIliad Solutions - Leeds

The biggest threat to the future of your payments business

09 May 2017  |  5558 views  |  3 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

I read a couple of articles this week which reinforced my belief that the biggest threat to most payments businesses is their inability to adapt quickly enough to the changing landscape. The first one...

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Simon James
Simon JamesBravura Solutions - London

Not all workflow is equal

02 May 2017  |  4118 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

Having worked in the Business Process Management (BPM) industry for nearly 20 years, primarily for software vendors, you inherit a number of preconceptions. One of those preconceptions is that all i...

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Chaney Ojinnaka
Chaney OjinnakaVendorMach - London/New York

Unlocking the power of the supply chain

25 April 2017  |  5303 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

Most organisations aspire to be on good terms with their suppliers; indeed, collaboration has become something of a buzzword amongst supply chain professionals. Still, there is a problem: the nature o...

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Henri Wajsblat
Henri WajsblatAnaplan - Paris

2017 - The Year of Cost-Cutting

25 April 2017  |  3614 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

2016 was punctuated by a large number of banks announcing their intentions to cut costs. In the UK we saw efficiency drives from the like of HSBC and Lloyds Banking Group, with the latter publicly tar...

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Andy Bottrill
Andy BottrillBlackLine - London

Rise of the machines - understanding automation

25 April 2017  |  3985 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

Whilst there’s little denying that AI, machine learning and automation are some of the most important developing technologies, headlines that announce: “The robots are taking our jobs!” may be a littl...

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Andrew Ford
Andrew FordRed Box Recorders - Nottingham

Tell Me Once: The next decade of consumer communications

19 April 2017  |  4336 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

Every business quickly learns the value of the conversations they have with their customers. They aren’t only the lifeblood of any organisation fuelling transactions and growth but also offer invaluab...

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