Instigate change. Start a new collaborative Blog Group

Create group
Andrei Karpushonak

From Bearer Bonds to Registered Securities: The Evolution of Finance

In the financial world, securities are financial instruments that represent ownership of a specific asset or claim on an underlying asset. In the past, most securities were issued as "bearer ins

02 Feb 2023
Asia Financial Services
Matt Lonsdale

100 mph Tape - rallying, wealth management and short term fixes

In our family 2 inch gaffer tape is known as 100mph tape. The name is a throwback to the days when my dad used to rally. Anyone who has rallied will know things break and fall off, and rallying isn’t ...

01 Feb 2023
Philip Chethalan

What is Fintech as a service & the Impact of APIs on Fintechs?

Introduction to Fintech as a Service (FaaS) Fintech as a Service (FaaS) is a business model that enables companies to outsource financial technology (fintech) services to a third-party provider. This ...

01 Feb 2023
Financial Transformation
Andrei Karpushonak

The Evolution of Ledger Systems: From Simple Record-Keeping to Double-Entry Accounting

The evolution of ledger systems can be traced back to the early days of human civilisation, where simple record-keeping forms were used to track transactions and assets. Over time, the development of ...

01 Feb 2023
Asia Financial Services
Andrei Karpushonak

Navigating the Financial Industry: Understanding Risks, Rewards, and Regulations

The financial industry is constantly evolving, with new products and services being introduced regularly. With this growth comes increased risk for investors and greater rewards for those who make the...

30 Jan 2023
Asia Financial Services
Vijay Rangan Gopal

Aligning Sustainable Investments with Retail Investor Preferences-Setting up a future-proof framewor

Highlights Sustainability impact has gone mainstream in Financial Investments, with expectations for transparent ESG data requirements growing manifold. Sustainable Investing regulations aimed at imp...

27 Jan 2023
Climate Risk
Kristoffer Fürst

Start up vs legacy buy-side vendor, which is better?

When it comes to selecting a buy-side software provider, asset managers often find themselves weighing the pros and cons of choosing a smaller, emerging vendor over one that is more established and ha...

27 Jan 2023
Kuldeep Shrimali

Embedded investments – An industry view

Abstract The financial services industry has seen significant growth in the embedded finance space for the past decade. The growth areas are mostly in the embed payments, insurance, and credit but are...

27 Jan 2023
Embedded Finance
Andrei Karpushonak

Beyond stocks and bonds: the world of alternative investments

Alternative investments, such as PE funds, differ from traditional investments, such as stocks, bonds or mutual funds. This article will focus on another alternative investment structure - hedge funds...

25 Jan 2023
Asia Financial Services
Tommaso Migliore

AI Adoption Increases AuM, Revenues, and Productivity - Research Finds

‍According to Deloitte, financial institutions that use AI in the investment process grow AuM by 8% and raise productivity by 14%. Now that financial markets have changed, Wealth and Asset Managers ar...

25 Jan 2023
Sridhar Ramamurthi

Being purpose-led: Considerations for Financial Services firms – Customer and Provider Perspectives

In an earlier blog (titled: Being purpose-led: Considerations for Financial Services firms – What does it mean?), we explored what purpose-led means with a few examples. So far, the articulation of t...

24 Jan 2023
Finextra site news
Jose Pierre

Wealth Management and Artificial Intelligence, the buzz continues for 2023

The world of wealth management is evolving rapidly in response to the changing landscape of technology and investment strategy. As artificial intelligence (AI) technology becomes more powerful and sop...

19 Jan 2023
Artificial Intelligence and Financial Services

Now hiring