Marketing / PR Insights


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

Brexit: six months on

15th December 2016

Company: bobsguide
On 23 June, the UK made the decision to leave the European Union. Ever since the national vote, there has been a change in the political infrastructure, with David Cameron stepping down as prime minister and the former home secretary, Theresa May, taking his place.  The British exit from the 28-nation EU promised to curb immigration, reduce... read more

Fintech and impeccable data combine to meet analytics demand of investment professionals

13th December 2016

Company: FactSet
In the popular and political press, 2016 is sometimes and facetiously referred to as the year in which “facts don’t matter”. But in the world of financial technology and investment management, of course, facts do matter. The demand by investment professionals for superior analytics, service, content, and technology has never been... read more

Using big data to improve the customer experience

7th December 2016

Company: Hello Soda
Enticing new customers and understanding existing ones in order to encourage brand loyalty is essential in every sector, and has arguably never been more important than it is today. Consumers are saturated with marketing when it comes to products and services of all types, and the financial services industry is no different. Fintech start-ups... read more

The future of treasury

7th December 2016

Company: bobsguide
Here are some insights into what a few treasury management systems providers are predicting for the future. Do you believe that treasury is truly being innovative in 2016? Philip Pettinato, Chief Technology Officer, Reval: Innovation, while really a relative term, generally means coming up with a better way of doing something you do now. In... read more

Roundup of the year’s biggest trends and challenges

1st December 2016

Company: ECommPay
As consumers in European countries limit their cash spending and increasingly adapt to alternative payment methods, society appears to be heading towards a cashless future. Forward-thinking companies, looking to capitalise on online consumerism, have long established themselves in the digital realm, dictating e-commerce trends and stimulating... read more