CASS 2018: The Year of the Dog

13th February 2018

Company: AutoRek
There appears to be a plethora of headlines so far this year with a common theme – 2018 is the year of regtech, fintech, the year of digitisation and technological revamp. According to the Chinese calendar, it is in fact the year of the Dog. The Chinese Horoscope for 2018 predicts that this year, of the Brown Earth Dog, is going to be a good... read more

Fintalk podcast | MiFID II: So what happens now?

12th February 2018

Company: bobsguide
After an 18 month hiatus, bobsguide’s Fintalk podcast has relaunched, kicking off with this month’s webinar The asset management landscape post-MiFID II implementation: So what happens now? In this episode bobsguide is joined by Eduard Claassen, Project Portfolio Manager at Dutch pension administrator and... read more

8 disruptive fintechs to watch out for in 2018

12th February 2018

Company: bobsguide
The second installment of our ‘fintechs to watch’ series looks at the exciting world of newcomer fintechs since 2015. These are the companies we’ve come across (and spoken to!) who we think have a fantastic product and proposition as well as the right people and passion to guide them to success in 2018 and beyond.   ... read more

SWIFT gpi vs. Ripple? | Editor's picks

9th February 2018

Company: bobsguide
Everything you need to know about SWIFT gpi With SWIFT announcing its new SWIFT gpi network, extensively covered at Sibos 2017, we’ve pulled together an overview and the best SWIFT gpi articles on bobsguide. Sibos 2017: The emergence of SWIFT gpi and the future of correspondent banking In one of the livelier panel discussions on Day... read more

How have digital payments changed the payments industry?

9th February 2018

Company: bobsguide
Gone are the days when individuals would rely on traditional methods of payments, such as cash and cheques. The advent of computers and mobiles have not only changed the way we work, but also how we manage our financial aspects and payments. The ever changing and evolving technologies have also led to the introduction of newer services, such as... read more

Navigating data residency and privacy compliance in the cloud

8th February 2018

Company: Fenergo
Security and data security concerns have traditionally dominated the list of reasons for lack of cloud technology adoption by banks. In a survey conducted by Forrester Research a few years ago, it found that the top five reasons why US banks were avoiding cloud technology included: 1) Security (73%) 2) Privacy (63%) 3) Risk (59%) 4)... read more

100 day countdown to GDPR: Everything you need to know

8th February 2018

Company: bobsguide
The facts What? General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) When? 25th May, 2018 (Adopted by European Parliament in April, 2016) By? EU’s Article 29 Working Party (and replaced under GDPR by the European Data Protection Board (EDPB)) Applies to whom? Controllers and processors of personal data collected within... read more

The asset management landscape post-MiFID II implementation: So what happens now?

7th February 2018

Company: bobsguide
This Wednesday at 3pm GMT (10am EST) bobsguide will be hosting a free online live panel discussion titled: The asset management landscape post-MiFID II implementation: So what happens now? For the entirety of 2017 the asset management industry was counting down to January 3 2018, the implementation date of MiFID II. A lack of clarity on how... read more

Streamlined and secure: How the cloud will benefit core banking

7th February 2018

Company: RedPixie
Cloud, namely VDI, is one of the fastest growing solutions as CIOs quickly realise that the vast improvements in security and underlying infrastructure are paving the way to greater efficiency, reduced IT spend, and greater scalability. In 2018, we continue to see maturing cloud technology accepted into mainstream enterprise operations.  ... read more

Why every asset manager needs a digital customer experience

7th February 2018

Company: FA Solutions
Digitalisation seems to be transforming businesses across every industry. It is an actively discussed topic around the world and widely included in the strategies of companies, institutions, and societies. However, after the financial crisis in 2008, while other industries have been concentrating on how to build their businesses in the digital age,... read more