Fintech News http://fintech-news.net/ Thu, 23 Nov 2017 03:21:21 GMT part of MediaG8way Group http://fintech-news.net/ http://fintech-news.net/assets/images/logo.png Fintech News KohanaPHP Nutmeg assets hit £1bn as clients double News Aggregation Team Tuesday, November 21, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47961/nutmeg-assets-hit-amppound1bn-as-clients-double Nutmeg now claims it is one of the fastest-growing wealth management company in the UK. Wealth Technology Zuckerberg’s Wealth Manager Wants to Be a Buyout Shop News Aggregation Team Tuesday, November 21, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47977/zuckerbergamprsquos-wealth-manager-wants-to-be-a-buyout-shop Shift in strategy by Iconiq Capital raises the specter of possible conflicts with some of its clients Wealth Technology Zuckerberg’s Wealth Manager Wants to Be a Buyout Shop News Aggregation Team Tuesday, November 21, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47976/zuckerbergamprsquos-wealth-manager-wants-to-be-a-buyout-shop Shift in strategy by Iconiq Capital raises the specter of possible conflicts with some of its clients Wealth Technology HUB24 Upgrades Platform News Aggregation Team Monday, November 20, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47934/hub24-upgrades-platform HUB24 Will Continue To Invest In Technology And Service Improvements To Assist Advisers Wealth Technology Thomas Miller launches 'bionic' digital wealth service News Aggregation Team Monday, November 20, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47942/thomas-miller-launches-amp039bionicamp039-digital-wealth-service The new offering, due to be rolled out in mid-2018, is designed to attract a demographic that will eventually join the firm’s traditional proposition. Wealth Technology RBC GAM: blockchain will prevent us being Uberised News Aggregation Team Sunday, November 19, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47932/rbc-gam-blockchain-will-prevent-us-being-uberised Asset manager CEO Damon Williams stresses need to deliver ‘very good value’ for clients Wealth Technology Private equity firm increases stake in Avaloq News Team Friday, November 17, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47935/private-equity-firm-increases-stake-in-avaloq In line with this, Warburg Pincus is to acquire Raiffeisen’s 10% stake in Avaloq. Wealth Technology The World’s Biggest Wealth Manager Won’t Touch Bitcoin News Aggregation Team Friday, November 17, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47953/the-worldamprsquos-biggest-wealth-manager-wonamprsquot-touch-bitcoin Bitcoin has split investors over the viability of the volatile cryptocurrency and UBS is among its critics. Wealth Technology Private Swiss bank Julius Baer to save $1m a year with cloud HR News Aggregation Team Thursday, November 16, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47898/private-swiss-bank-julius-baer-to-save-1m-a-year-with-cloud-hr Julius Baer banks on higher returns after replacing on-premise SAP systems with cloud HR services Wealth Technology Singapore puts fintech in spotlight with AI investment, global partnerships News Aggregation Team Thursday, November 16, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47889/singapore-puts-fintech-in-spotlight-with-ai-investment-global-partnerships Monetary Authority of Singapore sets aside S$27 million to drive the adoption of artificial intelligence in the financial sector and inks global partnerships to facilitate fintech innovation. Wealth Technology HSBC hires Google director for key digital wealth role News Aggregation Team Tuesday, November 21, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47960/hsbc-hires-google-director-for-key-digital-wealth-role Prior to Google, Warriner spent 19 years at UK banking tech house Intelligent Environments. Executive Moves Ex-Falcon PB exec joins Bitcoin Suisse as CEO News Aggregation Team Monday, November 20, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47944/ex-falcon-pb-exec-joins-bitcoin-suisse-as-ceo He will develop the product and services portfolio and focus on improving crypto-financial services. Executive Moves SIX Payment Services CEO exits amid branch closures News Aggregation Team Monday, November 20, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47945/six-payment-services-ceo-exits-amid-branch-closures The CEO’s departure comes amid the closure of various SIX Payment Services branches. Executive Moves TEND appoints new COO News Aggregation Team Wednesday, November 15, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47885/tend-appoints-new-coo His dedication to ‘best in class’ service will ensure sustainable growth for the TEND platform. Executive Moves Ex-HSBC exec Enrique Melero becomes Bitwala advisor News Team Wednesday, November 15, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47886/ex-hsbc-exec-enrique-melero-becomes-bitwala-advisor Its an honour to be advising an european company that plays a pivotal role towards a new era in banking. Executive Moves Aussie RegTech Lucsan announces senior executive appointment; Stuart Frith News Team Tuesday, November 14, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47865/aussie-regtech-lucsan-announces-senior-executive-appointment-stuart-frith He specialises in leveraging technology and regulation to positively influence markets and build client-focused businesses. Executive Moves SIX Group appoints new CEO News Team Friday, November 10, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47846/six-group-appoints-new-ceo The changes will create synergies and efficiencies that boost the attractiveness of the offering of SIX to clients and shareholders. Executive Moves ANZ bank looks to Silicon Valley for new tech exec News Aggregation Team Tuesday, November 07, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47806/anz-bank-looks-to-silicon-valley-for-new-tech-exec Ron Spector will join the bank as its managing director of New Business, Emerging Technology and Ventures. Executive Moves Elixirr takes on former Capgemini digital practice lead to expand US business News Team Friday, November 03, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47764/elixirr-takes-on-former-capgemini-digital-practice-lead-to-expand-us-business Rob was formerly the Digital Customer Experience lead for North America at Capgemini. Executive Moves Goldman loses key technologist to Bank of America Merrill Lynch News Aggregation Team Thursday, November 02, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47762/goldman-loses-key-technologist-to-bank-of-america-merrill-lynch After co-founding a risk management fintech startup. Executive Moves Singapore regulator calls for more feedback on payments law News Aggregation Team Tuesday, November 21, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47957/singapore-regulator-calls-for-more-feedback-on-payments-law MAS points out that activities that face customers or merchants, process funds or acquire transactions, and pose relevant regulatory concerns will need to be licensed. Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance Fiorano Launches PSD2 Solution for Banks for Seamless Regulatory Compliance News Team Monday, November 20, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47940/fiorano-launches-psd2-solution-for-banks-for-seamless-regulatory-compliance Proven Middleware leader brings PSD2 Solution to Market to help European Banks Accelerate compliance to Revised Payment Service Directive Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance How to manage the risks of mass data breaches under gdp News Team Monday, November 20, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47943/how-to-manage-the-risks-of-mass-data-breaches-under-gdp The Supreme Court granted permission to appeal but the appeal has not gone ahead. Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance Cyber-risk insurance co At-Bay raises $6m News Aggregation Team Friday, November 17, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47909/cyber-risk-insurance-co-at-bay-raises-6m At-Bay actively monitors client risk year-round and works with them to control it. Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance Embracing technological innovation to transform asset management News Aggregation Team Thursday, November 16, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47901/embracing-technological-innovation-to-transform-asset-management MiFID II will only add to the pressure by making funds more transparent with respect to transaction costs. Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance MAS and Polish Financial Supervision Authority expands co-operation in FinTech News Aggregation Team Wednesday, November 15, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47878/mas-and-polish-financial-supervision-authority-expands-co-operation-in-fintech We believe that it will create more value-adding opportunities and platforms for knowledge-exchange between both jurisdictions. Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance FIX Trading Community releases Recommended Practices for Commission Unbundling as required by MiFID II News Team Wednesday, November 15, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47884/fix-trading-community-releases-recommended-practices-for-commission-unbundling-as-required-by-mifid-ii This is a natural progression to address the MiFID II requirements that will affect many global firms. Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance Australia and UK ‘on verge of’ inking new fintech deal News Aggregation Team Sunday, November 12, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47864/australia-and-uk-amplsquoon-verge-ofamprsquo-inking-new-fintech-deal Who has something of a reputation for no-nonsense straight-talking. Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance DFSA Grants Sarwa Digital Wealth Ltd In-Principle Approval for Innovation Testing Licence News Team Thursday, November 09, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47834/dfsa-grants-sarwa-digital-wealth-ltd-in-principle-approval-for-innovation-testing-licence The DFSA’s ITL is a restricted financial services licence that allows qualifying FinTech firms to develop and test innovative concepts from within the DIFC, without being subject to all the regulatory requirements that normally apply to regulated fi Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance China’s cryptocurrency ban is not what it seems News Aggregation Team Thursday, November 09, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47836/chinaamprsquos-cryptocurrency-ban-is-not-what-it-seems The People’s Bank doesn’t want a crypto-free country – it wants to own the market. Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance Commercial Bank of Ceylon Selects Integrated Digital Banking from Fiserv News Team Wednesday, November 22, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47972/commercial-bank-of-ceylon-selects-integrated-digital-banking-from-fiserv "Commercial Bank of Ceylon is putting technology in place to allow them to update their digital banking services quickly." Retail Tech FinTechs not threat to banks, says Access Bank News Aggregation Team Friday, November 17, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47906/fintechs-not-threat-to-banks-says-access-bank The world we live in is changing. Retail Tech RBC To Launch Its Own Robo-Adviser Business News Aggregation Team Wednesday, November 15, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47879/rbc-to-launch-its-own-robo-adviser-business RBC Knows That A Growing Number Of Canadians Are Looking For A Digital Investing Solution Retail Tech Emirates NBD goes digital in Dubai News Team Wednesday, November 15, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47881/emirates-nbd-goes-digital-in-dubai We are evolving our branch network in tune with the changing needs of customers as they look to increasingly rely on self-service. Retail Tech MUFG ups the ante on blockchain News Aggregation Team Monday, November 13, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47858/mufg-ups-the-ante-on-blockchain Japan's largest bank is investing in digital technology that can improve customer service. Retail Tech DBS To Save Costs With Cloud Data Centre News Aggregation Team Sunday, November 12, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47854/dbs-to-save-costs-with-cloud-data-centre DBS Is Plugging One Of Its Data Centres Here Into The Cloud Retail Tech Fintech Will Save the Bank, Says Head of Digital Banking in Israel’s Bank Leumi News Aggregation Team Thursday, November 09, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47844/fintech-will-save-the-bank-says-head-of-digital-banking-in-israelamprsquos-bank-leumi Banks today are in competition with tech companies such as Amazon, Uber, Google and Facebook Retail Tech Neptune embeds Symphony chat functionality for clients News Team Wednesday, November 08, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47811/neptune-embeds-symphony-chat-functionality-for-clients The platform now provides information in real-time with over 40,000 axes/inventory line items and over $170 billion in daily gross notional across 20 different denominations. Retail Tech Bank of Thailand Selects SimCorp Dimension as Its Investment Management Platform News Team Thursday, November 02, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47753/bank-of-thailand-selects-simcorp-dimension-as-its-investment-management-platform This agreement further strengthens our position as the leading provider of investment management solutions for central banks and sovereign wealth funds. Retail Tech Orange Telecom Launches Online Banking News Aggregation Team Wednesday, November 01, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47748/orange-telecom-launches-online-banking But it does have potential. Retail Tech Ex-JPMorgan ECM boss targets instos for crypto currency fund News Aggregation Team Wednesday, November 22, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47968/ex-jpmorgan-ecm-boss-targets-instos-for-crypto-currency-fund The fund will focus on investing in the more liquid digital assets such as bitcoin and ethereum Bitcoin, Blockchain & AI Singapore cryptocoin firm banks with Japan as local account shut News Aggregation Team Wednesday, November 22, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47973/singapore-cryptocoin-firm-banks-with-japan-as-local-account-shut Japanese authorities are taking a more active stance, granting licenses to 11 exchange operators in September, including Quoine. Bitcoin, Blockchain & AI EY expands European teams’ presence to advance blockchain development worldwide News Team Tuesday, November 21, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47952/ey-expands-european-teamsamprsquo-presence-to-advance-blockchain-development-worldwide The European expansion is an integral part of the EY continued focus on supporting companies worldwide to use disruptive technologies like blockchain to transform their businesses. Bitcoin, Blockchain & AI Wealth Managers Are Being Inundated With Calls About Bitcoin News Aggregation Team Tuesday, November 21, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47954/wealth-managers-are-being-inundated-with-calls-about-bitcoin Advisers say recover principal investment, brace for losses Bitcoin, Blockchain & AI Banks Shun Bitcoin In Hong Kong, Businesses Seek Foreign Help News Aggregation Team Tuesday, November 21, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47956/banks-shun-bitcoin-in-hong-kong-businesses-seek-foreign-help Bitcoin-friendly Japan had said it could not yet service the demand from Chinese businesses looking to relocate and forge ties with the newly-permissive neighbor. Bitcoin, Blockchain & AI Raiffeisen Bank International is first Austrian bank to join R3 global network News Team Tuesday, November 21, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47971/raiffeisen-bank-international-is-first-austrian-bank-to-join-r3-global-network In its work with R3, RBI will focus on cash and payment services, capital markets, digital identity, securities services and trade finance. Bitcoin, Blockchain & AI Company Creates Crypto ATMs for Mainstream Use News Aggregation Team Monday, November 20, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47927/company-creates-crypto-atms-for-mainstream-use As a payment method, businesses are lining up to participate in the crypto industry. Bitcoin, Blockchain & AI Everbright Stiches Up German Robo Advisor News Aggregation Team Monday, November 20, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47931/everbright-stiches-up-german-robo-advisor China is the largest asset management market worldwide, after the U.S. Bitcoin, Blockchain & AI Top hedge fund AQR leads the way as blockchain comes of age News Aggregation Team Monday, November 20, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47938/top-hedge-fund-aqr-leads-the-way-as-blockchain-comes-of-age The quantitative giant is researching the use of the technology behind bitcoin — but hedge funds have been slower to embrace it than banks Bitcoin, Blockchain & AI Swarm Fund announces results of public token sale and appoints new CEO News Team Sunday, November 19, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47917/swarm-fund-announces-results-of-public-token-sale-and-appoints-new-ceo The first tranche became liquid immediately after the vote on November 6, 2017, at which point one-fourth of each member’s tokens became transferable. Bitcoin, Blockchain & AI NatWest, RBS and Ulster Bank hit by online banking issues News Aggregation Team Tuesday, November 21, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47959/natwest-rbs-and-ulster-bank-hit-by-online-banking-issues The banks say there aren’t any issues with their mobile apps. Mobile Banking RBS to launch robo-advice proposition News Aggregation Team Sunday, November 19, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47916/rbs-to-launch-robo-advice-proposition The Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) is preparing to launch a robo-advice service for more than five million customers. Mobile Banking Five opportunities and challenges in digital lending News Aggregation Team Wednesday, November 15, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47890/five-opportunities-and-challenges-in-digital-lending We have to transform the experience. Mobile Banking Why are robo-advisors on the rise in Asia? News Aggregation Team Wednesday, November 15, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47894/why-are-robo-advisors-on-the-rise-in-asia India and China are moving fast when it comes to technology adoption, and generally, despite starting late, tend to leave the early adopters far behind in terms of usage. Mobile Banking The end of the ‘one-size-fits-all’ approach to digital banking News Aggregation Team Sunday, November 12, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47850/the-end-of-the-amplsquoone-size-fits-allamprsquo-approach-to-digital-banking Banks need to ensure they are one step ahead of competitors in developing an engaging and easily navigable customer experience Mobile Banking ING, a Dutch bank, finds a winning digital strategy News Aggregation Team Thursday, November 09, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47838/ing-a-dutch-bank-finds-a-winning-digital-strategy An approach that came unstuck in the crisis has provided the foundation for success Mobile Banking Finastra gains new digital banking tech project in Libya News Aggregation Team Wednesday, November 08, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47820/finastra-gains-new-digital-banking-tech-project-in-libya The bank will also roll out Fusionbanking Essence Islamic to support its foray into Shari’ah-compliant finance. Mobile Banking BancNet implements stricter accountholder verification News Aggregation Team Sunday, November 05, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47775/bancnet-implements-stricter-accountholder-verification The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas requires banks to implement multi-factor authentication for sensitive transactions on online channels such as enrolment in transactional e-services, payments, remittance and fund transfers. Mobile Banking Wells Fargo unveils app aimed at millennials News Aggregation Team Thursday, November 02, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47763/wells-fargo-unveils-app-aimed-at-millennials “We’ve been working on this pretty aggressively for the past nine months,” said Ellis, who said it is one of a handful of his pet projects. Mobile Banking Mashreq Introduces New Mobile Pay Solutions For Its Customers News Aggregation Team Friday, October 27, 2017 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47682/mashreq-introduces-new-mobile-pay-solutions-for-its-customers Apple Pay Provides Online Shopping In Apps And On Websites Mobile Banking Tech firms set to give banks a run for their money News Aggregation Team Tuesday, November 21, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47955/tech-firms-set-to-give-banks-a-run-for-their-money Alibaba’s Ant Financial has already gathered a huge money-market fund Comment & Analysis A Tale Of How Two Cities Thrive In FinTech World News Aggregation Team Monday, November 20, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47949/a-tale-of-how-two-cities-thrive-in-fintech-world The Abu Dhabi Global Market Has Set About Establishing Its FinTech Credentials In The Market Comment & Analysis HSBC, Societe Generale run into AI's production problems News Aggregation Team Monday, November 20, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47936/hsbc-societe-generale-run-into-aiamp039s-production-problems “It’s been somewhat easy - in a funny way - to get going using sample data, [but] then you hit the real problems,” Roth said. Comment & Analysis Asia embracing digital banking faster than elsewhere, and that includes Hong Kong, says HSBC News Aggregation Team Sunday, November 19, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47918/asia-embracing-digital-banking-faster-than-elsewhere-and-that-includes-hong-kong-says-hsbc Before HKMA’s fintech initiatives were announced, there was concern that Hong Kong might be falling behind Comment & Analysis Singapore Getting Lion's Share Of Surging Asean Fintech Funding News Aggregation Team Thursday, November 16, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47899/singapore-getting-lionamp039s-share-of-surging-asean-fintech-funding Payments And Mobile Wallets Are Attracting The Highest Level Of Funding Comment & Analysis Xiaomi likes Thailand for phone sales News Aggregation Team Wednesday, November 15, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47875/xiaomi-likes-thailand-for-phone-sales The company has some 40 products under the Mi brand. Comment & Analysis There’s a Urgent Need for New Perspectives in Banking News Aggregation Team Wednesday, November 15, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47876/thereamprsquos-a-urgent-need-for-new-perspectives-in-banking Sun Microsystems fell behind in the market and was eventually acquired by Oracle. Comment & Analysis Can fintech deliver the personal touch in banking? News Team Wednesday, November 15, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47882/can-fintech-deliver-the-personal-touch-in-banking Delivering the personal touch is challenging Comment & Analysis Fintech investors striking a match News Aggregation Team Monday, November 13, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47853/fintech-investors-striking-a-match Funds sniff for deals as startups grow to find niches even in this burgeoning space. Comment & Analysis Bahrain To Host First Regulatory Tech Summit News Aggregation Team Monday, November 13, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47860/bahrain-to-host-first-regulatory-tech-summit Bahrain Is On Track To Become The Fintech Capital Of The Middle East Comment & Analysis UAE Central Bank To Set Up A Dedicated Department To Deal With Cyber Attack News Aggregation Team Wednesday, November 22, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47974/uae-central-bank-to-set-up-a-dedicated-department-to-deal-with-cyber-attack Recent High Profile Cyber-Attacks On Financial Institutions Wakeup Call For The Financial Community Cyber Security Digital Guardian And Jabil Partner For Cloud-Delivered Cybersecurity News Aggregation Team Sunday, November 19, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47948/digital-guardian-and-jabil-partner-for-cloud-delivered-cybersecurity The majority of our assets and our secret sauce is in Jabil’s operations,” says Graham, giving examples such as Jabil’s process for buying raw materials, the nature of its supply chain, and where it gains profit margins. Cyber Security Digital Guardian And Jabil Partner For Cloud-Delivered Cybersecurity News Aggregation Team Sunday, November 19, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47947/digital-guardian-and-jabil-partner-for-cloud-delivered-cybersecurity The majority of our assets and our secret sauce is in Jabil’s operations,” says Graham, giving examples such as Jabil’s process for buying raw materials, the nature of its supply chain, and where it gains profit margins. Cyber Security Digital Guardian And Jabil Partner For Cloud-Delivered Cybersecurity News Aggregation Team Sunday, November 19, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47946/digital-guardian-and-jabil-partner-for-cloud-delivered-cybersecurity The majority of our assets and our secret sauce is in Jabil’s operations,” says Graham, giving examples such as Jabil’s process for buying raw materials, the nature of its supply chain, and where it gains profit margins. Cyber Security New Cyber Alert(SM) App Provides Chubb's Cyber Policyholders with Cyber Incident Response and Resources News Team Tuesday, November 14, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47883/new-cyber-alertsm-app-provides-chubbamp039s-cyber-policyholders-with-cyber-incident-response-and-resources Being ready to respond and immediately engaging your incident response team can make all the difference in mitigating losses associated with a cyber incident. Cyber Security How ethical hacking can prevent fraud News Aggregation Team Friday, November 10, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47847/how-ethical-hacking-can-prevent-fraud Many companies will turn off the power to the server room to see if the UPS and generator will in-fact take over as expected. Cyber Security The Cybersecurity Problem Requires Human Solutions News Aggregation Team Wednesday, November 01, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47745/the-cybersecurity-problem-requires-human-solutions In the wake of headline-grabbing hacks like Equifax, experts weigh in on how advisors can step-up their protection. Cyber Security Isle of Man sets up specialist unit to combat cyber attacks News Team Thursday, October 19, 2017 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47607/isle-of-man-sets-up-specialist-unit-to-combat-cyber-attacks OCSIA will concentrate on identifying cyber security risks and developing strategies to guard against such threats on an island-wide, cross government and industry basis. Cyber Security Security firm says Asia Pacific most targeted region for cyberthreats News Aggregation Team Thursday, October 19, 2017 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47616/security-firm-says-asia-pacific-most-targeted-region-for-cyberthreats The security firm’s “2017 Midyear Security Roundup” reveals that “the region accounted for 35.7 percent of all ransomware detections Cyber Security Cybercrime global losses predicted to go as high as $6 trillion News Team Wednesday, October 11, 2017 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47531/cybercrime-global-losses-predicted-to-go-as-high-as-6-trillion Mr Trainor emphasised the importance of having trusted advisers who could navigate what was becoming an increasingly complicated space. Cyber Security Robo-advice revolution comes at a cost News Aggregation Team Wednesday, November 22, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47969/robo-advice-revolution-comes-at-a-cost Nutmeg now manages £1bn of investor cash, but robos face growing competition Research Why banks should be afraid of companies like Amazon News Aggregation Team Tuesday, November 21, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47958/why-banks-should-be-afraid-of-companies-like-amazon Bain’s study drew on a survey of 133,171 people in 22 countries Research Faure to fintech – what music can teach us about communicating the benefits of tech News Aggregation Team Monday, November 20, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47925/faure-to-fintech-ampndash-what-music-can-teach-us-about-communicating-the-benefits-of-tech Relaying and explaining abstract ideas is something classical music has achieved well. Research Europe cycles into the digital age News Aggregation Team Monday, November 20, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47930/europe-cycles-into-the-digital-age New technology can bring the continental demos into being at last Research Aussie fintechs among world's best News Aggregation Team Thursday, November 16, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47892/aussie-fintechs-among-worldamp039s-best The Top 50 is a strong reflection of the diversity of fintech innovation. Research Six in ten senior decision makers predict greater business efficiency from MiFID II News Team Thursday, November 16, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47893/six-in-ten-senior-decision-makers-predict-greater-business-efficiency-from-mifid-ii The TeleWare research reveals two thirds (65%) of financial firms believe MiFID II will ensure better employee working practices. Research SEI Wins 'Top OCIO Provider' at the 2017 Institutional Asset Management Awards News Team Thursday, November 16, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47900/sei-wins-amp039top-ocio-provideramp039-at-the-2017-institutional-asset-management-awards Company Recognized as a Top Performing OCIO Research BNY Mellon Makes Forty-Year Leap into the Future of Payments News Team Tuesday, November 14, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47866/bny-mellon-makes-forty-year-leap-into-the-future-of-payments It supports complex digital commerce services with integrated messaging that allows issuing and paying of e-invoices, e-bills, and requests for payment. It provides rich remittance data, confirmation of delivery, and requests for information or return of Research A digital future: financial services and the generation game News Team Wednesday, November 08, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47818/a-digital-future-financial-services-and-the-generation-game All generations expect three things of their finance providers: trust, transparency and time-saving. Research Gartner Announces Winners of the 2017 EMEA Gartner Eye on Innovation Awards News Team Monday, November 06, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47794/gartner-announces-winners-of-the-2017-emea-gartner-eye-on-innovation-awards Winners Selected at Gartner Symposium/ITxpo 2017 Research Fidor to bolster Dubai regional hub News Team Wednesday, November 22, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47975/fidor-to-bolster-dubai-regional-hub Last year, Fidor signed a partnership agreement with Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank to launch their first digital brand. Innovation & Startups Fintech startup Glint de-cloaks to offer a multi-currency account and card that supports spending gold News Aggregation Team Monday, November 20, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47924/fintech-startup-glint-de-cloaks-to-offer-a-multi-currency-account-and-card-that-supports-spending-gold Glint does the conversion on the fly Innovation & Startups How the Internet of Things is disrupting insurance News Aggregation Team Monday, November 20, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47929/how-the-internet-of-things-is-disrupting-insurance There are also other applications of connected devices and some interesting innovations from start-ups. Innovation & Startups Collaboration with industry and regulators key to enhancing RegTech innovation in Singapore and the region News Aggregation Team Monday, November 20, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47937/collaboration-with-industry-and-regulators-key-to-enhancing-regtech-innovation-in-singapore-and-the-region The Hon. Mr Gosper advocated for Australia and Singapore to work together to safeguard against potential threats and enhance RegTech innovation. Innovation & Startups ABN Amro joins API rush with developer portal News Aggregation Team Monday, November 20, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47939/abn-amro-joins-api-rush-with-developer-portal ABN Amro says it is “the first major bank in the Netherlands to provide access to a Developer Portal and specifically ask the outside world to become partners in its innovations”. Innovation & Startups Avaloq wins Top Prize for Innovation at 2017 ‘Banque & Innovation’ Fair News Team Monday, November 20, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47941/avaloq-wins-top-prize-for-innovation-at-2017-amplsquobanque-ampamp-innovationamprsquo-fair The awards ceremony was part of the 2017 ‘Banque & Innovation’ fair that was recently held in Paris. Innovation & Startups Deutsche Bank’s ex-chief digital officer signs up to new London blockchain firm News Aggregation Team Saturday, November 18, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47950/deutsche-bankamprsquos-ex-chief-digital-officer-signs-up-to-new-london-blockchain-firm It’s on a massive recruitment drive – having doubled in size over the past year across its offices in New York, San Francisco, Toronto, Dubai, Singapore and Brisbane. Innovation & Startups Start-up Launched by Former UBS Tech Head News Aggregation Team Friday, November 17, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47903/start-up-launched-by-former-ubs-tech-head He rose within the ranks of the investment bank. Innovation & Startups The numbers add up at Startup Weekend Dublin’s fintech edition News Aggregation Team Friday, November 17, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47908/the-numbers-add-up-at-startup-weekend-dublinamprsquos-fintech-edition They formed themselves into teams. Innovation & Startups Technology Hub Planned For Grand Bahama Future News Team Friday, November 17, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47910/technology-hub-planned-for-grand-bahama-future The summit hosted more than 500 attendees including Members of Parliament, local and international industry executives, as well as start-up and existing businesses owners and young entrepreneurs. Innovation & Startups Volante enters North Africa with eVision News Aggregation Team Tuesday, November 21, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47967/volante-enters-north-africa-with-evision The VolPay Suite is designed specifically to accelerate all aspects of payments transformation projects, including the cost of change in local and international financial message standards. Trading Platforms Aegon Opts For Wolters Kluwer’s OneSumX For Operational Risk News Aggregation Team Tuesday, November 14, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47869/aegon-opts-for-wolters-kluweramprsquos-onesumx-for-operational-risk Insurance And Investment Management Firm Aegon Is Replacing Its Local Risk Systems With Wolters Kluwer’s Trading Platforms Orange Bank goes live with Backbase banking platform News Aggregation Team Monday, November 13, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47861/orange-bank-goes-live-with-backbase-banking-platform In terms of the new bank, customers can subscribe directly from the mobile application, online or in one of Orange’s 140 certified stores. Trading Platforms Manulife implements Finantix solution in Singapore News Team Tuesday, November 07, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47803/manulife-implements-finantix-solution-in-singapore The ‘go live’ milestone in Singapore follows earlier activations in Hong Kong and Japan. Trading Platforms IoM pension firm launches cryptocurrency services News Team Monday, November 06, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47787/iom-pension-firm-launches-cryptocurrency-services Local fiduciary provider sets out its stall in the Isle of Man’s blockchain & digital currency revolution Trading Platforms Fiera Capital Adopts Charles River’s Enterprise Platform News Team Monday, November 06, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47801/fiera-capital-adopts-charles-riveramprsquos-enterprise-platform Charles River enables Fiera Capital to automate the trading process from first capture of an order through final settlement. Trading Platforms Robo-investor AlgoMerchant begins trading after $2m-plus funding News Aggregation Team Friday, November 03, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47768/robo-investor-algomerchant-begins-trading-after-2m-plus-funding AlgoMerchant said it collaborates with freelance quantitative traders Trading Platforms Innovest Named to the 2017 Inc. 5000 List of Fastest Growing Private Companies News Team Tuesday, October 31, 2017 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47722/innovest-named-to-the-2017-inc-5000-list-of-fastest-growing-private-companies Much of Innovest's success can be attributed to a focus on modern technology that is easy to integrate with other platforms. Trading Platforms GAM selects Red Deer to provide post-MiFID research platform News Team Tuesday, October 24, 2017 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47654/gam-selects-red-deer-to-provide-post-mifid-research-platform GAM will use the solution to consume and value research so that it can be paid for independently from trade execution Trading Platforms Helvetia opts for Ciena systems for data center interconnect News Team Tuesday, October 24, 2017 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/47667/helvetia-opts-for-ciena-systems-for-data-center-interconnect Robust infrastructure to support critical data transfer between key enterprise hubs Trading Platforms