Marketing / PR Insights


2017 lending trends for banks

12th January 2017

The global lending market has witnessed revolutionary changes in 2016, with fintech playing a significant role in restructuring the lending system to be more dynamic and responsive, vis-à-vis the traditional framework of existing banking systems. Per the recent ‘Market and Research’ report, the global P2P lending market is to... read more

How banks can get ahead of the mobile payments game

11th January 2017

Company: FIME
The age of mobile payments is upon us. Increased awareness, acceptance and demand is leading to a huge surge in uptake across the globe. From an Android perspective, today’s success can be traced back to the incorporation of host card emulation into Android KitKat 4.4 in 2013. This sparked intense activity as it enabled banks to develop... read more

2017 outlook: The evolution of IT

9th January 2017

Company: Red Hat
The move to mobile banking “The Way We Bank Now” report from the British Bankers Association (BBA) revealed that there were 347 million payments made via banking apps in 2015 – a 54% increase over the previous 12 months. Customers now log into mobile banking apps 11 million times each day. Anthony Browne, Chief Executive of the... read more

Financial services trends: Combatting the unexpected in 2017

9th January 2017

Company: Finastra
If 2016 has taught us anything, it is that across politics, business and even popular culture, one of the few things we can predict with confidence is unpredictability. It means that, as we kick off the new year, innovation and agility must be front of mind to help financial services organisations manage the changing environment so as to anticipate... read more

Cybersecurity Regulations Under the Trump Administration: Financial Services, part 1

3rd January 2017

Company: ZENEDGE
Zenedge speaks with a financial market cyber security and compliance expert about her outlook under the Trump administration in this first of a multi-part series on cyber-security issues for key industry verticals. ZENEDGE Chief Marketing Officer Karen Bertoli Interviews Joanna Fields Chief Executive of Aplomb Strategies. Ranking among his... read more

Top Global Payments & Transfer read of 2016: Ernst and Young: Fintech is Not Just About Tech

30th December 2016

Company: bobsguide
Rounding up the week is this best performing article of 2016 on Global Payments & Transfer. We discuss the importance of fintech and how advances in the sector have significantly evolved globally.  15.5% of digitally active consumers have used at least two fintech products within the last six months. This finding emerged from the survey... read more

EFRP’s linking listed to OTC

22nd December 2016

Company: QTX Systems
Futurisation is a concept that incubated from the implementation of post-financial crisis regulatory reforms. The premise of futurisation concluded that market participants would turn away from traditional over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives and adopt Exchange Traded Derivatives (ETDs) due to lower clearing cost and regulatory simplicity. The... read more

Top five reads of the year: Broadridge and its Blockchain Protocol

22nd December 2016

Company: bobsguide
In this article, we spoke to Vijay Mayadas, Broadridge’s Head of Global Strategy and US Fixed Income, about his thoughts on blockchain, business strategies and the next step for Broadridge in relation to artificial intelligence. We spoke to Broadridge’s Head of Global Strategy and US Fixed Income, Vijay Mayadas, at Sibos this year... read more

How machine learning can redefine lending

21st December 2016

The lending ecosystem has witnessed momentous changes in last five years, from fintechs disrupting the industry by leveraging technology and offering ease and speed in process, to evolution of stringent regulations post the 2008 meltdown. Technology has played a significant role in the rapid evolution of the lending industry. One such... read more

Top five reads of the year: Hot fintech companies to look out for in 2016

20th December 2016

Company: Ormsby Street
Jane Hewitt, marketing manager at Ormbsy Street discusses how Fintech is now worth £20 billion in revenue for the UK economy, as well as focusing on the key players and companies to look out for in the industry.  Over the past few years, the fintech scene has really exploded in the UK, with big players in the payment and alternative... read more