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What if your Apple Watch could talk to your bank: Improving conduct risk and driving performance with Quantified Self

Banks must refine and modernise their approach to data management to be effective in the era of the Quantified Self

The world is undergoing a data revolution. We are in the midst of the Quantified Self and real time personal data and performance measurement.

Wednesday, February 24, 2016 - 12:51
What is ‘Intrapreneurship’ and Why is it Important for the Financial Services Sector?

The way big businesses in the financial services sector discover and implement innovation is shifting, with the launch of venture teams, accelerator panels and internal ‘incubators’ bringing a start-up mentality to corporate organisations. Big businesses are embracing this concept of ‘intrapreneurship’, an entrepreneurial approach where teams and individuals are driving new venture ideas from within the organisation, according to Peter Sayburn, co-founder of Market Gravity, the proposition design consultancy. 

Wednesday, February 24, 2016 - 12:28
Saxo Bank and Malta Based Bank of Valletta Sign for Introducing Broker Partnership

Saxo Bank, the online multi-asset trading and investment specialist, announces today a new co-Branded Introducing Broker (IB)  partnership with Bank of Valletta, the largest commercial bank in Malta.

Wednesday, February 24, 2016 - 11:50
Lloyds Banking Group Innovates Biometrics in Banking

Voice recognition

Friday, February 19, 2016 - 12:55
BlackBerry and Barclays Bank Team Up to Offer P2P Money Transfers

BlackBerry and Barclays Bank announce partnership to enable P2P money transfers via the UK bank's Pingit application over the BBM messaging service.

Once a user has added their BBM ID as a linked ID within Pingit, they can initiate a money transfer directly from within a BBM conversation in much the same way as they might send a photo or sticker to a BBM contact. 

Friday, February 19, 2016 - 11:58
Regal Financial Group Selects Envestnet | Tamarac Solutions' Portfolio Management Reporting and Trading Software

 Regal Financial Group has implemented portfolio management reporting and trading software from Envestnet | Tamarac's web-based Advisor® Xi platform for independent RIAs ( Advisor View™ and Advisor Rebalancing® have produced operational efficiencies and seamless integrations across the firm's RIA and broker-dealer, enabling its advisors to strengthen client relationships and grow their practices over the long term.

Friday, February 19, 2016 - 10:43
Capgemini Announces Acquisition of Fahrenheit 212

Capgemini, one of the world's foremost providers of consulting, technology and outsourcing services, announced today the acquisition of Fahrenheit 212, an innovation strategy and design firm. This transaction will augment the capabilities of the Group's global strategy and transformation consulting organization, Capgemini Consulting, to provide new innovation, business transformation and digital customer experience solutions.

Friday, February 19, 2016 - 10:33
Broadridge Enhances Corporate Governance Solution

Broadridge Financial Solutions enhanced its corporate governance solution offering in Europe by taking a minority stake and entering into an exclusive distribution  and marketing alliance with AMA Partners, B.V. (AMA).

Friday, February 19, 2016 - 10:25
Secure Trading Receives PSP Award at MPE 2016

Last night, Secure Trading attended the Merchant Payment Ecosystem Awards (MPE Awards) in Berlin, one of the most prestigious events in the payments industry, and was delighted to be awarded the PSP Award.

Forming part of the MPE annual conference in Berlin, the MPE Awards is now in its sixth year and is one of the most sought after industry accolades. Recognising the outstanding role of card acquirers, processors, PSPs and solution providers, it aims to honour exemplarity and innovative payment providers that are helping to move the industry forward.

Thursday, February 18, 2016 - 13:45
P2P and crowdfunding likely to be worth £5bn in the UK in 2016

The P2P and crowdfunding industry was worth £3.2bn in 2015, according to the new University of Cambridge and Nesta report published this week. That sounds good, but what does it actually mean? We’ve done the hard work for you and pulled out the top five things from the report.

Thursday, February 18, 2016 - 13:11


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