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Saloni Ramakrishna

Climate change risk management – whose job is it anyway?

Well, the answer is obvious isn’t it – it is “EVERYBODY’s, you would say. There lies the difficulty. One of the first management lesson’s is never to make any job “everybody’s” as it has two risks inh...

28 Feb 2022
Trends in Financial Services
Sheza Gary

How Sustainability Will Change The Banking Sector

A carbon footprint measures the number of greenhouse gases produced in a human's day-to-day activities. Therefore, reducing it improves the sustainability of the environment to a great extent, while i...

23 Feb 2022
Going green
Dean Clark

Why ICT operations must be at the forefront of climate change improvement

Compared to fast fashion, fishing with nets, or drilling for oil, the use of ICT and its relationship to carbon emissions is not a well-trodden narrative. However, ICT is expected to soak up 21% of el...

21 Feb 2022
A Finextra Member

Top eco-friendly cryptocurrencies: how sustainable are they and what are their benefits?

So, how sustainable are eco-friendly cryptocurrencies, and what are their benefits in the real world? Green cryptocurrency boom Eco-friendly, or ‘green’ cryptocurrencies exploded into the headlines a...

27 Jan 2022
The future of Payments in Europe
Joris Lochy

Frictionless charity donation

On a yearly basis billions of euros are donated to charity. This is done in all forms, i.e. from companies or individuals sponsoring charity events, to buying items of charity organizations all the wa...

11 Jan 2022
Social Banks
Akshaya Chandra

A new year resolution!

2021 has been a turning point, for several reasons. It has showed that human resolve, Innovation and medical advancements can do for the collective good. From extreme weather, to fighting the unknown ...

31 Dec 2021
Sustainable compliance
Dmitry Dolgorukov

AI Tech for Financial Inclusion and Better Marketing: What You Need To Know

The finance industry has long been riddled with criticisms of biased lending. Studies show that minority groups often face discrimination when applying for loans. Usually, this results in higher inter...

24 Dec 2021
Artificial Intelligence and Financial Services
Henry Bell

Applications of ERP for internal planning at FinTech companies

In the past few decades, the innovativeness of FinTech industry has surpassed even the most optimistic expectations. The industry has dozens of large players valued in tens of billions. Many of the u...

18 Dec 2021
John Nyström

Retail Banking Could Save the World

The climate crisis is an extremely urgent and global concern. We can no longer postpone our efforts to fight the climate crisis; the time to act is now. The financial sector holds enormous power in fu...

14 Dec 2021
Banking Strategy, Digital and Transformation
Diederick Van Thiel

Sustainable Game Changers with balls

Turning the tide Between 1995 and 2010 I climbed the corporate ladder into the multi-national board room. I was a trained Dutch economist and former navy seal that rigorously drove growth for the bran...

26 Nov 2021
Innovation in Financial Services
Yahya Mohamed Mao

Tech Trends Shaping The Future Of Urban Technology

Because technology plays a crucial role in megacities focused on political and financial capital, street-level solutions are key to maximizing value. State-of-the-art technologies such as blockchain a...

22 Nov 2021
Dmytro Spilka

The Blueprint for Sustainability: What Makes an ESG Stock and why are the Criteria so Controversial?

Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) stocks are the subject of widespread investor interest and are likely to be a favoured choice among retail investors for many years to come. However, it’s v...

22 Nov 2021

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