Managers of Wealth - Fintech http://fintech-news.net/ Sun, 08 Dec 2019 14:21:51 GMT part of MediaG8way Group http://fintech-news.net/ http://fintech-news.net/assets/images/logo.png Managers of Wealth - Fintech KohanaPHP Intellect ships RM Office 2020 for wealth managers News Team Friday, December 06, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56336/intellect-ships-rm-office-2020-for-wealth-managers Intellect applied Design Thinking to solve its complex problem and completed holistic 6 dimensional needs to empower RM. Wealth Technology Santander's Openbank adds sustainable funds to its Roboadvisor solutions range News Aggregation Team Friday, December 06, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56339/santanderamp039s-openbank-adds-sustainable-funds-to-its-roboadvisor-solutions-range At Openbank, we are breaking through, looking for the profitability of our clients' portfolios, prioritising the inclusion of ESG/SRI funds in our automated investment strategies." Wealth Technology The Power of Integration : All the Right Connections News Team Friday, December 06, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56360/the-power-of-integration-all-the-right-connections Instead of trying to build everything in-house, we focus on delivering your firm the best wealth management platform in the industry, then partner with providers of complementary advisor technologies that are both proven and popular. Wealth Technology Axis Bank launches private banking platform ‘Burgundy Private’ News Team Thursday, December 05, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56327/axis-bank-launches-private-banking-platform-amplsquoburgundy-privateamprsquo With the Burgundy Private platform, we plan to tap this huge opportunity and gap in the market, with one of its kind -niche, customized solutions, specifically meant for people who have finite time, but infinite needs Wealth Technology CREALOGIX recognised as digital wealth management innovator in 2020 Fintech Power 50 list News Team Thursday, December 05, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56331/crealogix-recognised-as-digital-wealth-management-innovator-in-2020-fintech-power-50-list The Fintech Power 50 last year included some of the biggest hitters in the global financial services industry Wealth Technology SEI opens developer portal News Team Tuesday, December 03, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56289/sei-opens-developer-portal The SEI Developer Portal is designed to arm developers with tools and content to integrate features and functionality across front-, middle- and back-office services using registered applications, API keys/secrets and SEI’s various licensed API prod Wealth Technology Avaloq recognized as a Leader in wealth management solutions News Team Monday, December 02, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56257/avaloq-recognized-as-a-leader-in-wealth-management-solutions The result is wealth managers achieving straight-through processing rates that are near 100%, with automation dramatically reducing the risks of human error and delivering compelling improvements in efficiencies” Wealth Technology Swiss private bank chief plays down tech disruption fears News Aggregation Team Sunday, December 01, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56248/swiss-private-bank-chief-plays-down-tech-disruption-fears Lombard Odier boss says newcomers will struggle to challenge market leaders Wealth Technology Intellect Design Arena Extols the Virtues of its ‘2020 Advantage’ Digital Solutions Suite News Aggregation Team Friday, November 29, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56228/intellect-design-arena-extols-the-virtues-of-its-amplsquo2020-advantageamprsquo-digital-solutions-suite Intellect Design presents itself as an authority on vertical and integrated products that enable institutions to meet their ambition to be the principal service provider to their customers. Wealth Technology Wealth management startup prepares for 2020 launch News Aggregation Team Wednesday, November 27, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56196/wealth-management-startup-prepares-for-2020-launch The London-based firm said it is also working on a series of short form animated videos to help people learn how different asset classes work. Wealth Technology d1g1t Strengthens Executive Leadership Team News Team Friday, December 06, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56343/d1g1t-strengthens-executive-leadership-team d1g1t’s amazing team and innovative culture have been at the core of our successful growth this year and many achievements Executive Moves State Street Slashes DLT Developer Team as Bank Rethinks Blockchain Strategy News Aggregation Team Thursday, December 05, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56319/state-street-slashes-dlt-developer-team-as-bank-rethinks-blockchain-strategy A second person familiar with the situation said “most of the blockchain team had gone,” and that the number let go was “upwards of 100.” There are now “only a few token people left” from the team, this person said, mea Executive Moves Gemini Appoints Managing Director of Europe News Team Wednesday, December 04, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56311/gemini-appoints-managing-director-of-europe As global growth accelerates, the company taps Starling Bank Co-founder Julian Sawyer to oversee Gemini's strategic vision in the UK & Europe Executive Moves Pershing has recruited two new sales directors News Team Tuesday, December 03, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56276/pershing-has-recruited-two-new-sales-directors Pershing continues to see significant demand from financial institutions to support their business as regulatory compliance becomes more complex Executive Moves Temenos appoints MD for Australia, NZ and Pacific Islands News Team Tuesday, December 03, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56292/temenos-appoints-md-for-australia-nz-and-pacific-islands This announcement comes on the back of strong momentum in Australia and New Zealand for Temenos. Executive Moves Danske Bank appoints new Group COO News Team Friday, November 29, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56237/danske-bank-appoints-new-group-coo He will take up the position as Group COO on 1 June 2020 Executive Moves Auto-enrolment director to leave regulator News Aggregation Team Thursday, November 28, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56211/auto-enrolment-director-to-leave-regulator Mr Ryder joined TPR eight years ago to support the initial design and delivery of auto-enrolment in the UK following his involvement in the successful implementation of Kiwi-Saver in New Zealand. Executive Moves HSBC said goodbye to its digital transformation guru News Aggregation Team Friday, November 22, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56130/hsbc-said-goodbye-to-its-digital-transformation-guru Insiders say his work has been distributed across the COO function. Executive Moves Luminex adds to sales and technology teams News Aggregation Team Tuesday, November 19, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56073/luminex-adds-to-sales-and-technology-teams Luminex’s October 2019 performance of 166 million shares2 traded makes it one of the firm’s five best months since its inception. Executive Moves CTO, Andrew Todd, named ‘industry’s most innovative’ News Team Monday, November 18, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56050/cto-andrew-todd-named-amplsquoindustryamprsquos-most-innovativeamprsquo We’re thrilled Andrew has been recognised publicly for leading this major transformation behind the scenes at Iress Executive Moves RiskAvert upgraded with new features News Team Friday, December 06, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56349/riskavert-upgraded-with-new-features The Securitisation Regulation consolidates the patchwork of legislation governing European securitisations and introduces the long-awaited rules for issuing simple, transparent and standardised transactions. Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance The view from the regulator on Operational Resilience by Megan Butler News Team Friday, December 06, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56350/the-view-from-the-regulator-on-operational-resilience-by-megan-butler The proposals in the Consultation Papers make it clear that we expect you to understand your vulnerabilities, invest in protecting those and protecting yourselves, consumers and the market. Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance Joint statement by the Council and the Commission on "stablecoins" News Team Friday, December 06, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56351/joint-statement-by-the-council-and-the-commission-on-ampquotstablecoinsampquot When a "stablecoin" initiative has the potential to reach a global scale, these concerns are likely to be amplified and new potential risks to monetary sovereignty, monetary policy, the safety and efficiency of payment systems, financial stabili Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance MiFID II: ESMA first review report on the development of prices for market data and on CT News Team Friday, December 06, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56355/mifid-ii-esma-first-review-report-on-the-development-of-prices-for-market-data-and-on-ct The ESMA review found that, to date, MiFID II has not delivered on its objective to reduce the cost of market data charged by trading venues and Approved Publication Arrangements Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance South African Bank Introduces Cryptocurrency Guidlines News Aggregation Team Friday, December 06, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56356/south-african-bank-introduces-cryptocurrency-guidlines Bitcoin and any of its altcoin relatives would also be subject to this statute. Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance Tech Regulation Series: The End of Permissionless Innovation? News Team Thursday, December 05, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56324/tech-regulation-series-the-end-of-permissionless-innovation Businesses in every sector will need to monitor and approach compliance comprehensively, holistically, and with an eye towards driving standardisation over time in order to remain ready to respond to the digital age. Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance A national strategy for Cyprus (and the Southern EU) on blockchain and DLT News Team Thursday, December 05, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56328/a-national-strategy-for-cyprus-and-the-southern-eu-on-blockchain-and-dlt This will enable the creation of a pro-innovation basis for the rapid adoption and smooth application of new technologies. Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance 'Honeymoon period' as firms escape fines for MiFID II reporting failures News Aggregation Team Thursday, December 05, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56330/amp039honeymoon-periodamp039-as-firms-escape-fines-for-mifid-ii-reporting-failures FCA pragmatism 'will not last forever' Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance UK to introduce digital services tax News Aggregation Team Wednesday, December 04, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56307/uk-to-introduce-digital-services-tax The US is threatening to impose tariffs on a number of French products such as cheese, champagne and handbags after France said it would impose a 3% digital services tax on technology companies. Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance Nordea Wins Danish Court Battle to Ban Staff Trading in Bitcoin News Aggregation Team Wednesday, December 04, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56312/nordea-wins-danish-court-battle-to-ban-staff-trading-in-bitcoin We filed suit because of the principle that everyone obviously has a private life Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance TSB to adopt Iress' Lender Connect technology News Team Friday, December 06, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56348/tsb-to-adopt-iressamp039-lender-connect-technology Through Lender Connect, mortgage brokers will be able to securely kick start the mortgage application process and place more cases more cost-efficiently with TSB. Retail Tech Singapore-based app-lending start-up scores $683m valuation News Aggregation Team Tuesday, December 03, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56270/singapore-based-app-lending-start-up-scores-683m-valuation The app uses customers' personal data and machine learning technologies to determine eligibility. Retail Tech Credorax Partners with Raisin to Offer Exclusive Banking Products to German Market News Team Tuesday, December 03, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56287/credorax-partners-with-raisin-to-offer-exclusive-banking-products-to-german-market Smart payments provider will enable Raisin customers to access retail deposit offers, creating savings opportunities with higher interest rates Retail Tech Reserve Bank of Australia reviews retail payments regulation News Team Tuesday, December 03, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56293/reserve-bank-of-australia-reviews-retail-payments-regulation The Issues Paper discusses and seeks stakeholder views on a number of potential issues that could be covered by the Review Retail Tech QIB awarded for 'best straight-through-processing in payments' by Citibank News Team Monday, December 02, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56260/qib-awarded-for-amp039best-straight-through-processing-in-paymentsamp039-by-citibank The award was given to QIB for conducting international settlement services with an STP rate above 97%. Retail Tech UGANDA: Gov’t moves to regulate financial technologies News Aggregation Team Sunday, December 01, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56243/uganda-govamprsquot-moves-to-regulate-financial-technologies One of the challenges was that the government had failed to agree on the regulatory responsibility under which Fintechs lie since they intersect between financial services and telecommunications. Retail Tech HSBC to use blockchain for $20bn asset-tracking platform News Aggregation Team Friday, November 29, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56239/hsbc-to-use-blockchain-for-20bn-asset-tracking-platform Instead, records of private placement securities stored via Digital Vault will be accessible in real time, and investors can access their investment information in seconds. Retail Tech Revolut Enables Direct Debit Payments For UK Clients News Aggregation Team Thursday, November 28, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56217/revolut-enables-direct-debit-payments-for-uk-clients Revolut has used Modulr’s application programming interface (API) since 2017. Retail Tech UBS veteran set to bridge traditional finance and tokenised securities News Aggregation Team Thursday, November 28, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56222/ubs-veteran-set-to-bridge-traditional-finance-and-tokenised-securities Especially the digitalisation of financial and real assets such as debt, equity and real estate, which represent a USD600 billion opportunity, according to The Money Project. Retail Tech The Rise of Digital Services Taxes News Team Wednesday, November 27, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56193/the-rise-of-digital-services-taxes Governments are coming after online businesses. Multinational clients that provide online advertising services, sell consumer data, or run online intermediary platforms should prepare themselves for the imminent arrival of digital services taxes (DSTs) on Retail Tech European Central Bank Will Study the Demand for Digital Currency News Aggregation Team Friday, December 06, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56342/european-central-bank-will-study-the-demand-for-digital-currency The ECBand other EU central banks could usefully explore the opportunities as well as challenges of issuing central bank digital currencies including by considering concrete steps to this effect. Bitcoin, Blockchain & AI Limitations of Bitcoin and Anti-Money Laundering Rules in Europe News Aggregation Team Friday, December 06, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56346/limitations-of-bitcoin-and-anti-money-laundering-rules-in-europe From November 10, 2019, the new AML regulations regarding cryptocurrencies, exchange and wallet providers came into force Bitcoin, Blockchain & AI Collaborative intelligence for knowledge augmentation News Team Friday, December 06, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56359/collaborative-intelligence-for-knowledge-augmentation This collaborative intelligence concept is illustrated with a proprietary IP platform – the CLICK platform. I Bitcoin, Blockchain & AI Ripple is increasing its reach in the Asian market News Aggregation Team Thursday, December 05, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56317/ripple-is-increasing-its-reach-in-the-asian-market They claim not to have created the asset or have no centralized control of it, something that is much questioned and debated within the cryptomarket. Bitcoin, Blockchain & AI Credit Suisse and UBS Execute First Collateral Swap on the Blockchain News Aggregation Team Thursday, December 05, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56322/credit-suisse-and-ubs-execute-first-collateral-swap-on-the-blockchain The successful launch of the platform is an important milestone for the implementation of DLT in the securities lending market. Bitcoin, Blockchain & AI UAE: Central Bank Denies Endorsing Private 'Cryptocurrency Trading Platform' News Aggregation Team Thursday, December 05, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56326/uae-central-bank-denies-endorsing-private-amp039cryptocurrency-trading-platformamp039 The Central Bank does not approve any private cryptocurrencies or schemes, and has not issued any licences in the UAE Bitcoin, Blockchain & AI 3 Ways Blockchain Can Benefit Women in Business News Aggregation Team Wednesday, December 04, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56296/3-ways-blockchain-can-benefit-women-in-business And for women who are already pursuing successful careers, it’s important not to ignore the potential of this emergent technology. Bitcoin, Blockchain & AI Central Bank Of Sri Lanka Looks To Build KYC System On Blockchain Tech News Aggregation Team Wednesday, December 04, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56302/central-bank-of-sri-lanka-looks-to-build-kyc-system-on-blockchain-tech Sri Lanka joins a list of countries that is looking to embrace blockchain. Bitcoin, Blockchain & AI Why this founder built a blockchain startup for retail investors News Aggregation Team Wednesday, December 04, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56303/why-this-founder-built-a-blockchain-startup-for-retail-investors Recently, the company was selected by the Hong Kong government to represent India at this year’s HKSTP Elevator Pitch event at the Hong Kong Science and Technology Park. Bitcoin, Blockchain & AI Japan’s MUFG Bank Says It Currently Has No Plans Of Creating a New Digital Currency News Aggregation Team Wednesday, December 04, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56316/japanamprsquos-mufg-bank-says-it-currently-has-no-plans-of-creating-a-new-digital-currency This is not the first time MUFG has been linked to digital currencies. Bitcoin, Blockchain & AI Equisoft Partners with Refinitiv to Deliver a Powerful Solution for Wealth Managers News Team Friday, December 06, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56338/equisoft-partners-with-refinitiv-to-deliver-a-powerful-solution-for-wealth-managers Equisoft/analyze for wholesalers powered by Refinitiv Lipper data helps wholesalers evolve from just a source of product information to a genuine tech-enabled business consultant engaged in helping advisors grow. Mobile Banking QIB upgrades corporate Internet banking portal with innovative features News Aggregation Team Wednesday, December 04, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56297/qib-upgrades-corporate-internet-banking-portal-with-innovative-features With the addition of the new Auto Cover — liquidity management function, customers can use the online portal to link two accounts, in order to make payments from one account and cover funds from another account instead of issuing physical cheques. Mobile Banking African Development Bank launches digital tool to help African youth learn to code News Team Wednesday, December 04, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56300/african-development-bank-launches-digital-tool-to-help-african-youth-learn-to-code The platform teaches technical courses such as web development, design, data science and digital marketing and will be constantly adapted to respond to market demand. It is accessible on mobile devices, even in low internet connectivity settings and has a Mobile Banking FinecoBank inks deal with Columbia Threadneedle News Team Tuesday, December 03, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56281/finecobank-inks-deal-with-columbia-threadneedle The announcement follows FinecoBank’s launch of its fund investment offer in partnership with M&G. Mobile Banking As Chinese Digital Banks Arrive, OCBC Gets Ready News Aggregation Team Tuesday, December 03, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56294/as-chinese-digital-banks-arrive-ocbc-gets-ready It’s attractive to us because it’s the way that we can test out in the new digital economy as to what we could do. Mobile Banking MTN must adapt mobile-money model to crack South African market News Aggregation Team Monday, December 02, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56261/mtn-must-adapt-mobile-money-model-to-crack-south-african-market South Africa’s more urban population has greater access to traditional financial services than rural populations Mobile Banking Android 'spoofing' bug helps targets bank accounts News Aggregation Team Monday, December 02, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56263/android-amp039spoofingamp039-bug-helps-targets-bank-accounts The problem emerged after Promon analysed malicious apps that had been spotted draining bank accounts. Mobile Banking Banks see Fed payments proposal opening door to fintech rivals News Aggregation Team Monday, December 02, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56269/banks-see-fed-payments-proposal-opening-door-to-fintech-rivals Banks have invested heavily in payment systems, and they alone can access the Fed’s transfer systems. Mobile Banking Apis Partners’ Investment In Coda Payments News Aggregation Team Friday, November 29, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56225/apis-partnersamprsquo-investment-in-coda-payments Coda Payments is a payment processing firm that provides digital content providers alternative payment methods and helps them monetise games and digital contents. Mobile Banking RBS's new banking app Bó doesn’t need to remake banking in order to succeed News Aggregation Team Friday, November 29, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56226/rbsamp039s-new-banking-app-bampoacute-doesnamprsquot-need-to-remake-banking-in-order-to-succeed Sign up to Bó and you’ll be given a snazzy yellow bank card and an accompanying app which will tell you about your transactions and urges you to save money. Mobile Banking Global and digital strengths make islands well placed to support trade trends News Aggregation Team Friday, December 06, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56345/global-and-digital-strengths-make-islands-well-placed-to-support-trade-trends Four in five (81%) are positive in their outlook for cross-border commerce, up four percentage points on last year, even as 65% think governments are adopting increasingly protectionist trade policies. Comment & Analysis Q3 2019 Cryptocurrency Anti-Money Laundering Report News Team Friday, December 06, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56347/q3-2019-cryptocurrency-anti-money-laundering-report It will no doubt have implications as regulators seek to have KYC information shared globally. Comment & Analysis Bridge the gap between front and back-office functions for a seamless customer experience News Team Friday, December 06, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56354/bridge-the-gap-between-front-and-back-office-functions-for-a-seamless-customer-experience Customers expect to be engaged knowledgeably and efficiently at every single touch-point with an organization. Comment & Analysis CFA Institute Says Firms Must Act Today to Take Advantage of AI and Big Data Opportunities News Team Friday, December 06, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56352/cfa-institute-says-firms-must-act-today-to-take-advantage-of-ai-and-big-data-opportunities Survey reveals investment industry is in early stages of adopting AI and big data analytics Comment & Analysis Why TymeBank is One of the Fastest-Growing Digital Banks News Aggregation Team Friday, December 06, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56358/why-tymebank-is-one-of-the-fastest-growing-digital-banks African Rainbow capital said TymeBank's customers have already deposited some R500 million in savings accounts with the bank and the average GoalSave balance per customer is R4500. Comment & Analysis Managers struggle to understand blockchain technology News Aggregation Team Friday, December 06, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56361/managers-struggle-to-understand-blockchain-technology Fewer than 10% of firms are focused on recruiting blockchain experts Comment & Analysis Who Will Win the Digital- Banking Race in Southeast Asia? News Aggregation Team Thursday, December 05, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56318/who-will-win-the-digital-banking-race-in-southeast-asia The ASEAN countries also tend to be friendlier to foreign fintech investment than their larger neighbours. Comment & Analysis Four Lessons In Pricing Innovation News Aggregation Team Thursday, December 05, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56321/four-lessons-in-pricing-innovation Price a product too low and you risk not generating enough profits to ensure the viability of your company. Comment & Analysis IQ-EQ talks impact investing with LeapFrog’s Clare Murray News Team Wednesday, December 04, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56306/iq-eq-talks-impact-investing-with-leapfrogamprsquos-clare-murray Having started out her career at Goldman Sachs in New York, Clare was first introduced to the concept of responsible investing after moving to BlackRock in 2012, where she worked closely with family offices, family foundations and endowments. Comment & Analysis At last, robots can help us decode what central bankers are really saying News Aggregation Team Wednesday, December 04, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56310/at-last-robots-can-help-us-decode-what-central-bankers-are-really-saying Sometimes the central bankers make it easy. Comment & Analysis Uniting on the cyber frontier News Aggregation Team Tuesday, December 03, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56271/uniting-on-the-cyber-frontier Regulators must collaborate to match attackers' speed Cyber Security What’s been done to fight cybercrime in East Africa News Aggregation Team Tuesday, December 03, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56279/whatamprsquos-been-done-to-fight-cybercrime-in-east-africa These institutions are attractive to cyber criminals because they hold the biggest cash reserves. Cyber Security European cybersecurity market to exceed $65 billion by 2025 News Aggregation Team Tuesday, December 03, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56291/european-cybersecurity-market-to-exceed-65-billion-by-2025 The network security segment is expected to register an accelerated growth over the forecast period with a CAGR of over 15%. Cyber Security Financial services must ensure sufficient cyber security to cope with the growing speed of change, according to KPMG cyber security practice leaders News Team Friday, November 29, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56238/financial-services-must-ensure-sufficient-cyber-security-to-cope-with-the-growing-speed-of-change-according-to-kpmg-cyber-security-practice-leaders Explosion in open banking models, cloud and managed service providers is placing strain on traditional control and compliance functions Cyber Security Global Cyber Insurance Market Size is Expected to Reach USD 14 Billion With a CAGR of 28% During 2016 - 2022 Forecast Period - Valuates Report News Team Tuesday, November 26, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56172/global-cyber-insurance-market-size-is-expected-to-reach-usd-14-billion-with-a-cagr-of-28-during-2016-2022-forecast-period-valuates-report The cyber insurance market is segmented on the basis of company size, sector, and geography. Cyber Security Cybersecurity issues for alternative investment funds News Team Monday, November 25, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56159/cybersecurity-issues-for-alternative-investment-funds The good news is that there are steps you can take to minimize the risk to your firm. Cyber Security A Global View Of GDPR PRogress News Aggregation Team Sunday, November 24, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56147/a-global-view-of-gdpr-progress Participants in this study work in a variety of departments, including IT, IT security, compliance, legal, data protection office and privacy. Cyber Security 3 Innovative Solutions to Protect Your Tech Against Vulnerabilities News Aggregation Team Saturday, November 23, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56143/3-innovative-solutions-to-protect-your-tech-against-vulnerabilities How Will the World Take Control Against Cyber Attacks? Cyber Security Cyber resilience News Team Friday, November 22, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56122/cyber-resilience The National Cyber Security Centre(link is external) provides a broad range of guidance on how firms can protect their information and systems Cyber Security The must for every millionaire – Staying safe from prying virtual eyes News Aggregation Team Friday, November 22, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56133/the-must-for-every-millionaire-ampndash-staying-safe-from-prying-virtual-eyes We’ve done the hard work for you, so just sit back and enjoy the light reading. Cyber Security Top Trends in Wealth Management 2020 News Team Friday, December 06, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56353/top-trends-in-wealth-management-2020 As wealth management firms enter an experience- versus product-led era, understanding structural changes in customer profiles and expectations has become critical. Our report aims to explores and analyze the top wealth management trends for this year and Research Financial Services Firms Struggle to Use Data to Support Business Decisions News Team Thursday, December 05, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56323/financial-services-firms-struggle-to-use-data-to-support-business-decisions These were among the key findings of a recent survey commissioned by Asset Control Research Study Finds Mobile Apps Are Key Opportunity for Wealth Management News Team Wednesday, December 04, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56295/study-finds-mobile-apps-are-key-opportunity-for-wealth-management A report recently published by the American Bankers Association on the changing face of wealth management also highlighted banks’ opportunities in mobile access to wealth services, with nearly six in 10 banks seeing a need to enhance mobile wealth m Research Financial firms struggling to assess risks of disruptive technologies - Accenture News Team Wednesday, December 04, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56308/financial-firms-struggling-to-assess-risks-of-disruptive-technologies-accenture Disruptive technologies are changing the way banks manage threats to their business,” said Peter Beardshaw, UK & Ireland Head of Finance & Risk at Accenture. Research Financial services firms continue to outsource mid-to-back-office operations to remain competitive News Team Wednesday, December 04, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56309/financial-services-firms-continue-to-outsource-mid-to-back-office-operations-to-remain-competitive With or without AI, outsourcing can provide significant benefits. Research Banking in Asia is Ripe for Disruption, Now More Than Ever News Aggregation Team Tuesday, November 26, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56166/banking-in-asia-is-ripe-for-disruption-now-more-than-ever In Asia, customers are ready for a new way of banking. According to an Oracle survey, 69% of consumers want their entire financial lifecycle on digital channels, and 30% of consumers are open to trying a fintech or virtual bank option. Research SS&C GlobeOp Forward Redemption Indicator at 4.81 per cent for November News Team Friday, November 22, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56125/ssampampc-globeop-forward-redemption-indicator-at-481-per-cent-for-november The SS&C GlobeOp Forward Redemption Indicator for November 2019 measured 4.81 per cent, up from 3.76 per cent in October. Research Railpen and Nest warn on cyber risk News Aggregation Team Friday, November 22, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56132/railpen-and-nest-warn-on-cyber-risk The practical guide even extends an invitation to other pension funds to meet a corporate and go through engagement steps alongside NEST or Railpen. Research KPMG Fintech Report: China Dominates as Bitcoin Related Firms Slip News Aggregation Team Friday, November 22, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56140/kpmg-fintech-report-china-dominates-as-bitcoin-related-firms-slip Compared to the 2018 report, we have new entrants in the top 10 categories Research Challenger banks yet to overcome Brits’ lack of trust, study finds News Aggregation Team Thursday, November 21, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56102/challenger-banks-yet-to-overcome-britsamprsquo-lack-of-trust-study-finds Brits are more likely to bank with providers that use 5G and near-field communication, but are generally deterred by cryptocurrencies and artificial intelligence. Research Dynamic Business: ANZ on building a back up bank News Aggregation Team Friday, December 06, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56334/dynamic-business-anz-on-building-a-back-up-bank All of those architects and engineers are Wellington and Auckland locals, and they're very familiar with massively complex, high-pressure projects like this. Innovation & Startups Tribal Credit, a San Francisco-based fintech co-founded by Egyptian entrepreneurs, raises $5.5 million seed News Aggregation Team Friday, December 06, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56335/tribal-credit-a-san-francisco-based-fintech-co-founded-by-egyptian-entrepreneurs-raises-55-million-seed Tribal Credit is building a business credit card for startups in emerging markets that will provide them with instant access to credit and control over their spending. Innovation & Startups First Palestinian Fintech start-up developed by a woman News Aggregation Team Friday, December 06, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56337/first-palestinian-fintech-start-up-developed-by-a-woman Entrepreneur Shurouq Qawariq co-founds Rumman to provide financial technology services Innovation & Startups Motive Partners to acquire up to 60% stake in Fiserv’s Investment Services business News Aggregation Team Friday, December 06, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56340/motive-partners-to-acquire-up-to-60-stake-in-fiservamprsquos-investment-services-business Fiserv, which will retain a 40% equity interest in the business, will receive approximately $510 million in net after-tax proceeds. Innovation & Startups Tink Announces Launch in Italy & Portugal News Aggregation Team Friday, December 06, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56341/tink-announces-launch-in-italy-ampamp-portugal In both countries, we’ve built connections to the PSD2 APIs of the major banks, providing access to the data through our single API. Innovation & Startups Dubai-based start-up Fetchr agrees to as much as $25m in financing News Aggregation Team Thursday, December 05, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56325/dubai-based-start-up-fetchr-agrees-to-as-much-as-25m-in-financing Courier app has already raised up to $10m in funding Innovation & Startups Mastercard Start Path Welcomes Seven Fintechs to Help Build the Future of Commerce News Team Thursday, December 05, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56333/mastercard-start-path-welcomes-seven-fintechs-to-help-build-the-future-of-commerce More than 200 startups have participated in Start Path since its founding in 2014, and those companies have collectively gone on to raise $1.5B in capital. Innovation & Startups Temenos signs Egyptian National Post News Team Wednesday, December 04, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56298/temenos-signs-egyptian-national-post Temenos Infinity with its open, API-led architecture will enable ENPO to have an omnichannel, unified teller for all financial and non-financial services helping employees to serve customers faster and relieve overcrowding in branches. Innovation & Startups What Machine Learning Will Mean for Asset Managers News Aggregation Team Wednesday, December 04, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56299/what-machine-learning-will-mean-for-asset-managers ML is particularly adaptable to securities investing because the insights it garners can be acted on quickly and efficiently. Innovation & Startups PwC and Fenergo partner to streamline KYC compliance News Team Wednesday, December 04, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56301/pwc-and-fenergo-partner-to-streamline-kyc-compliance For PwC and Fenergo, the future is one where financial services use the best people and digitally-enabled solutions to deliver the best customer journey. Innovation & Startups CWB Financial Group signs with Temenos News Team Friday, December 06, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56362/cwb-financial-group-signs-with-temenos We are delighted to extend our partnership with CWB Trading Platforms Instinet Launches Newport FX News Team Thursday, December 05, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56329/instinet-launches-newport-fx An agency-model electronic trading platform for spot FX Trading Platforms SS&C Completes Acquisition of Algorithmics News Team Wednesday, December 04, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56315/ssampampc-completes-acquisition-of-algorithmics Algorithmics’ cloud-based technology will add micro-services within SS&C’s platform. Trading Platforms Financial Platform as a Service: Tarya Fintech Looks to Eliminate Middlemen Banks from the Equation News Aggregation Team Thursday, November 28, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56213/financial-platform-as-a-service-tarya-fintech-looks-to-eliminate-middlemen-banks-from-the-equation Tarya Fintech says that by using AI and deep machine learning technology they can equip businesses and institutions with the tools to administer fair, fast, and easy end-to-end, financial services for customers, increasing retention and opening avenues fo Trading Platforms United Africa Blockchain Association laments FNB's crypto decision News Aggregation Team Wednesday, November 27, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56199/united-africa-blockchain-association-laments-fnbamp039s-crypto-decision According to UABA, while South Africa does not currently appear to have any laws regulating custodianship of cryptocurrencies, the Crypto Assets Regulatory Working Group, in its January 16 released Consultation Paper, proposed regulatory action that would Trading Platforms HSBC, Standard Chartered and Crédit Agricole join trade finance assets marketplace News Aggregation Team Tuesday, November 26, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56167/hsbc-standard-chartered-and-crampeacutedit-agricole-join-trade-finance-assets-marketplace This latest partnership will expand upon the company’s offering by adding the possibility of enabling corporates to submit requests for pricing on trade finance instruments to financial institutions. Trading Platforms Visa-backed Bankable opens Middle East hub in DIFC News Aggregation Team Tuesday, November 26, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56176/visa-backed-bankable-opens-middle-east-hub-in-difc The global digital banking and payments platform will serve financial institutions, corporates and FinTechs Trading Platforms Despite Brexit, London is Tightening Its Grip on Digital Trading News Aggregation Team Monday, November 25, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56151/despite-brexit-london-is-tightening-its-grip-on-digital-trading In this article, we’ll put some numbers on the importance of London in the Forex markets, and explore how it has retained its dominant position. Trading Platforms AFIN, Ecosystm to bring global fintech marketplace to NZ News Aggregation Team Monday, November 25, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56158/afin-ecosystm-to-bring-global-fintech-marketplace-to-nz AFIN also believes APIX will reduce barriers to entry and time to market for financial businesses. Trading Platforms Nine banks back Singaporean trade finance initiative, DBS Bank explains three key benefits News Aggregation Team Friday, November 22, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56115/nine-banks-back-singaporean-trade-finance-initiative-dbs-bank-explains-three-key-benefits Users can receive real-time status updates on their applications, improving efficiency and productivity for both banks and those looking to access trade finance. Alongside improved efficiency, a duplicate invoice check feature will also help prevent the d Trading Platforms TIG Advisors Selects SS&C for Portfolio Accounting News Team Thursday, December 05, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56332/tig-advisors-selects-ssampampc-for-portfolio-accounting “The integration of Eze OMS and Geneva optimizes our daily workflows and provides the opportunity to leverage the best expertise across the front-, middle- and back-office.” Hedge Fund Technology MiddleGame Ventures Sets Up $165 Million FinTech Fund News Aggregation Team Friday, November 29, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56229/middlegame-ventures-sets-up-165-million-fintech-fund MiddleGame Ventures was launched by FinTech investment veteran Pascal Bouvier, Patrick Pinschmidt, and L. Michael Meyer, CFA. Hedge Fund Technology CITIC Launches Robo-Advisor in Hong Kong News Aggregation Team Friday, November 29, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56235/citic-launches-robo-advisor-in-hong-kong The launch makes CITIC the first bank in Hong Kong to offer a goals-based robo-investment advisory solution. Hedge Fund Technology Seba Bank launches investment solutions with new crypto index News Aggregation Team Thursday, November 28, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56209/seba-bank-launches-investment-solutions-with-new-crypto-index Over the past ten years, index investing has gained a foothold in financial markets. Hedge Fund Technology Liberty Securities Selects Broadridge News Team Wednesday, November 27, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56201/liberty-securities-selects-broadridge Broadridge’s consolidated multi-asset solution will help Liberty Securities increase efficiency with the highest level of straight-through processing automation. Hedge Fund Technology New European Investment Fund backed €150m fintech fund launches with three UK investments News Aggregation Team Tuesday, November 26, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56168/new-european-investment-fund-backed-ampeuro150m-fintech-fund-launches-with-three-uk-investments The MiddleGame Ventures fund is targeting early stage financial services disruptors in Europe and North America. Hedge Fund Technology Foreside Financial to buy U.S. Bancorp fund distribution business News Team Tuesday, November 26, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56181/foreside-financial-to-buy-us-bancorp-fund-distribution-business Foreside president Dave Whitaker said: “Foreside is excited for the potential this acquisition provides to broaden our wide range of compliance and regulatory service offerings to clients based all over the US. Hedge Fund Technology How the Philippines can lead in floating solar technology in Asia News Aggregation Team Wednesday, November 20, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56078/how-the-philippines-can-lead-in-floating-solar-technology-in-asia In the nine months since it was installed, the test bed has survived more than 10 typhoons that have slammed into Luzon, said Karlo Abril, SunAsia’s floating solar project lead. Hedge Fund Technology Al Salam Bank and China's MSA Capital launch $50m regional venture fund News Aggregation Team Wednesday, November 20, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56085/al-salam-bank-and-chinaamp039s-msa-capital-launch-50m-regional-venture-fund Chinese venture fund with $1bn of assets under management received investment from Bahrain's Al Waha Fund of Funds last month Hedge Fund Technology Hargreaves selects German firm as adviser fintech partner News Team Monday, November 18, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56045/hargreaves-selects-german-firm-as-adviser-fintech-partner aixigo will support Hargreaves Lansdown’s growing Advisory Service and their Advisers Hedge Fund Technology