Managers of Wealth - Fintech http://fintech-news.net/ Fri, 03 Apr 2020 18:42:18 BST part of MediaG8way Group http://fintech-news.net/ http://fintech-news.net/assets/images/logo.png Managers of Wealth - Fintech KohanaPHP Docupace Announces Availability of Digital Adoption Bundles for Wealth Management News Team Friday, April 03, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57997/docupace-announces-availability-of-digital-adoption-bundles-for-wealth-management Broker-dealers and RIAs now can bundle a suite of digital tools to streamline operations form leading vendors for remote adoption for Q2 2020 Wealth Technology Pascal launches free WealthTech bundle in response to COVID-19 News Aggregation Team Friday, April 03, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/58000/pascal-launches-free-wealthtech-bundle-in-response-to-covid-19 Pascal wants to do our part to help advisors’ level up, engage and prevail with their clients. Wealth Technology Private banks may prove profitable partners for fintechs News Aggregation Team Friday, April 03, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/58003/private-banks-may-prove-profitable-partners-for-fintechs “From an outside view, our website might look very similar to a price comparison site,” Raisin’s VP of business clients and partnerships, Benedikt Voller, tells Finextra Research. Wealth Technology Robo-advisor Robowealth Sending Waves of Disruption through Thailand’s Growing Wealth Market News Aggregation Team Thursday, April 02, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57981/robo-advisor-robowealth-sending-waves-of-disruption-through-thailandamprsquos-growing-wealth-market Robowealth on the 7th of July 2017 obtained the relevant SEC LBDU license to operate as a robo-advisor for Thai mutual funds. Wealth Technology Avaloq Posts Record Annual Revenues of CHF 609 Million News Team Thursday, April 02, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57984/avaloq-posts-record-annual-revenues-of-chf-609-million Avaloq saw a significant number of successful “go-lives” and new client wins in 2019, with particularly strong growth in the Asia-Pacific wealth management sector. Wealth Technology InvestSuite snaps up €2 million to grow its investment tools for banks and brokers News Aggregation Team Thursday, April 02, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57990/investsuite-snaps-up-ampeuro2-million-to-grow-its-investment-tools-for-banks-and-brokers Financial institutions are accelerating their digital transformation of wealth management as a result of increased regulation, lower profitability and a challenging macro-economic climate, growing competition from new players and more demanding digital-na Wealth Technology Software providers CREALOGIX Switzerland and Fairgate AG join forces to provide comprehensive support to clubs and associations News Team Thursday, April 02, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57989/software-providers-crealogix-switzerland-and-fairgate-ag-join-forces-to-provide-comprehensive-support-to-clubs-and-associations To extend its reach to clubs and associations, CREALOGIX Switzerland is making its financial module available to Fairgate customers. Wealth Technology IT teams: In the eye of the storm - the importance of remaining calm News Team Thursday, April 02, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57991/it-teams-in-the-eye-of-the-storm-the-importance-of-remaining-calm When it comes to reassuring clients, we must first be able to demonstrate we are able to work remotely Wealth Technology SS&C Signs More than 100 Growing Funds to Eze Eclipse News Team Tuesday, March 31, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57942/ssampampc-signs-more-than-100-growing-funds-to-eze-eclipse Cloud platform adoptions accelerate Wealth Technology SS&C Releases Interactive Dashboard for Employee Benefit Integration Management News Team Tuesday, March 31, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57946/ssampampc-releases-interactive-dashboard-for-employee-benefit-integration-management SS&C’s BenefiX® simplifies the transmission of employee enrollment and eligibility data to insurance carriers Wealth Technology Diginex appoints Asia Chairman News Team Friday, April 03, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57995/diginex-appoints-asia-chairman Based in Hong Kong, Yoon will work closely with Diginex business heads to bring its digital asset financial services and blockchain solutions to partners and investors throughout Asia. Executive Moves SS&C Extends Retirement Solutions Leadership with Appointment of General Manager News Team Friday, April 03, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/58005/ssampampc-extends-retirement-solutions-leadership-with-appointment-of-general-manager Retirement Solutions is a strategic business. Executive Moves Provenir announces appointment of APAC General Manager News Aggregation Team Thursday, April 02, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57979/provenir-announces-appointment-of-apac-general-manager In his new role, Warren will be responsible for leading and expanding Provenir’s footprint across the Asia-Pacific region, working closely with the company's regional teams to accelerate growth and support clients. Executive Moves Grab Hires Chief Financial Officer News Aggregation Team Wednesday, April 01, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57954/grab-hires-chief-financial-officer He also spent 12 years in various roles at gaming firm Activision Blizzard, including vice president, corporate controller. Executive Moves Refinitiv appoints head of digital solutions for wealth management News Team Wednesday, April 01, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57966/refinitiv-appoints-head-of-digital-solutions-for-wealth-management Charles Smith to lead ongoing digital transformation servicing wealth management firms and their advisors. Executive Moves CrediMax appoints new Chief Executive to succeed Mr. Yousif Ali Mirza News Team Tuesday, March 31, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57933/credimax-appoints-new-chief-executive-to-succeed-mr-yousif-ali-mirza Mr. Yousif Ali Mirza has been instrumental in strengthening CrediMax's leading position in the market providing innovative digital payment solutions and enriching CrediMax portfolio to match the lifestyle of our clients. Executive Moves Contemi Appoints Daniel Thafvelin to Lead its Nordic Growth News Team Thursday, March 26, 2020 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57870/contemi-appoints-daniel-thafvelin-to-lead-its-nordic-growth Today he is a strong technology services professional with over 10 years’ experience in the software and services industry, having held commercial and customer facing roles in companies like Software Innovation, Storebrand, Tieto and Cxense. Executive Moves Eventus Systems Establishes Presence in Europe with First Key Hire in London News Team Wednesday, March 25, 2020 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57859/eventus-systems-establishes-presence-in-europe-with-first-key-hire-in-london Firm Continues Growth in EMEA with Trade Surveillance, Market Risk Tools Addressing European Market Rules, Regulations Executive Moves InvestCloud Appoints Balthazar to Lead Singapore Expansion News Team Tuesday, March 24, 2020 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57828/investcloud-appoints-balthazar-to-lead-singapore-expansion FinTech firm appoints Taryn Balthazar to lead presence in Singapore as demand for digital wealth management solutions increases across APAC Executive Moves InvestCloud Appoints Balthazar to Lead Singapore Expansion News Team Tuesday, March 24, 2020 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57846/investcloud-appoints-balthazar-to-lead-singapore-expansion FinTech firm appoints Taryn Balthazar to lead presence in Singapore as demand for digital wealth management solutions increases across APAC Executive Moves China Financial Technology and Regulations: Monthly Update – March 2020 Issue News Aggregation Team Monday, March 30, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57915/china-financial-technology-and-regulations-monthly-update-ampndash-march-2020-issue The measures also clarify the responsibilities of trust companies, including during a change in equity, on equity-related affairs and also in managing shareholders’ behaviour. Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance COVID-19: Audi, McDonald’s And Other Brands Redesign Logo To Promote ‘social Distancing’ News Aggregation Team Monday, March 30, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57920/covid-19-audi-mcdonaldamprsquos-and-other-brands-redesign-logo-to-promote-amplsquosocial-distancingamprsquo Meanwhile, several corporate brands have come up with innovative ideas to promote the message of social distancing at the time of the public health crisis. Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance Senate fintech committee re-opens inquiry to focus on COVID-19 aftermath News Aggregation Team Monday, March 30, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57928/senate-fintech-committee-re-opens-inquiry-to-focus-on-covid-19-aftermath The committee is seeking guidance on the effects of the coronavirus on Australia's finance sector and what support is necessary in the wake of the pandemic. Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance The top five misconceptions of hedge fund compliance with Regulation D and the impact of Blue Sky laws News Team Friday, March 27, 2020 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57898/the-top-five-misconceptions-of-hedge-fund-compliance-with-regulation-d-and-the-impact-of-blue-sky-laws The goal of our webinar is to provide specific takeaways and ideas you can take back to your firms on how to better handle important blue sky issues. Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance PNP files charges against fake news purveyors on COVID-19 crisis News Aggregation Team Friday, March 27, 2020 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57900/pnp-files-charges-against-fake-news-purveyors-on-covid-19-crisis PNP Spokesperson BGen. Bernard Banac warned that "the PNP is dead serious to continue to take countermeasures against misinformation through cyber patrol operations and monitoring on all social media platforms. Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance World Tax Advisor, featuring special COVID-19 section News Team Friday, March 27, 2020 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57903/world-tax-advisor-featuring-special-covid-19-section These measures, which vary in magnitude and scope, are intended to mitigate the economic and fiscal effects on businesses and individuals. Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance Tax in the time of COVID-19 News Team Wednesday, March 25, 2020 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57863/tax-in-the-time-of-covid-19 The goal is to ensure that households and businesses are able to keep their heads above water until the health crisis can be contained, so that the economy is ready to rebound once the worst of the pandemic has passed. Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance Acting selfishly has consequences right now – why ethical decision making is imperative in the coronavirus crisis News Team Wednesday, March 25, 2020 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57865/acting-selfishly-has-consequences-right-now-ampndash-why-ethical-decision-making-is-imperative-in-the-coronavirus-crisis In fluid situations, these conditions are hard to meet. Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance Coronavirus Job Listings and Money Laundering Schemes News Aggregation Team Wednesday, March 25, 2020 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57866/coronavirus-job-listings-and-money-laundering-schemes Scammers posing as a legitimate charity foundation are hiring online customer service representatives that are required to do some groundwork in an initial stage. Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance Singapore, Australia Agree to Promote Data Connectivity, Digital Economy News Aggregation Team Tuesday, March 24, 2020 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57830/singapore-australia-agree-to-promote-data-connectivity-digital-economy Under the DEA, both Singapore and Australia commit to prohibiting requirements for data localisation, which they say are an unnecessary barrier to trade and can drive up the cost of storing data for all businesses. Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance Resimac's new solicitor partnerships support brokers with digital solutions News Team Friday, April 03, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57994/resimacamp039s-new-solicitor-partnerships-support-brokers-with-digital-solutions Using technology to facilitate 'meeting-free mortgages' Retail Tech Fintech startups set to soar as pandemic drives consumers online News Aggregation Team Friday, April 03, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/58007/fintech-startups-set-to-soar-as-pandemic-drives-consumers-online Fintech startups that have recently raised cash are expected to have a runway to weather the storm, while more mature startups could be in a position to acquire other fintech companies. Retail Tech Banks, fintechs prepare for flood of SBA loan applications News Aggregation Team Wednesday, April 01, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57961/banks-fintechs-prepare-for-flood-of-sba-loan-applications As small businesses across the country shutter amid the pandemic, many fintech lenders are concerned banks won't be able to process loans quickly enough to get business owners the cash they need. Retail Tech Ant Financial and ICBC extend commercial collaboration pact News Aggregation Team Wednesday, April 01, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57975/ant-financial-and-icbc-extend-commercial-collaboration-pact With the common aim of leveraging technology to make financial services more convenient and inclusive for merchants and consumers Retail Tech Banks Rush to Embrace Digitalization to Trump FinTech Competition News Aggregation Team Monday, March 30, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57914/banks-rush-to-embrace-digitalization-to-trump-fintech-competition This approach helps the bank “drive future banking value creation by developing innovative and efficient products and services relevant to our customers, while freeing up human capacities in our network Retail Tech Synpulse on Asia Pacific's evolving digital banking landscape News Aggregation Team Monday, March 30, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57917/synpulse-on-asia-pacificamp039s-evolving-digital-banking-landscape At present, digital banks have garnered a strong foothold in the United States and Europe, but there is still a long way to go in the Asia Pacific region. Retail Tech Qatar- QIB launches mPay digital wallet on its award-winning mobile app News Aggregation Team Monday, March 30, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57923/qatar-qib-launches-mpay-digital-wallet-on-its-award-winning-mobile-app With a loaded mPay digital wallet, customers can make instant transfers to other wallets within QIB, or the wallets of customers at other banks that are registered on mPay, by simply entering the beneficiary mobile number from their phone ‘Contact L Retail Tech Thailand’s Largest Bank Explains Benefits of Being Part of RippleNet News Aggregation Team Friday, March 27, 2020 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57905/thailandamprsquos-largest-bank-explains-benefits-of-being-part-of-ripplenet "Our focus is always on enriching the customer experience and RippleNet has helped us to do this with remittances." Retail Tech Open neo-bank to focus on lending, wealth management News Aggregation Team Thursday, March 26, 2020 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57884/open-neo-bank-to-focus-on-lending-wealth-management Open operates as a neo-bank—a digital bank that offers nearly all the features of a physical bank. Retail Tech Erste Bank Hungary implements OneSpan mobile security suite News Team Tuesday, March 24, 2020 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57844/erste-bank-hungary-implements-onespan-mobile-security-suite Erste Bank Hungary added Mobile Security Suite’s Cronto visual transaction signing to replace the bank’s SMS authentication with push authentication for login and transaction signing. Retail Tech German Law Aspects of Crypto Assets News Aggregation Team Friday, April 03, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/58004/german-law-aspects-of-crypto-assets Legal systems take divergent approaches to the concept of property. Bitcoin, Blockchain & AI Finn AI and Zendesk Integration Enables AI-Powered Digital Self-Service for Banking Customers News Team Thursday, April 02, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57982/finn-ai-and-zendesk-integration-enables-ai-powered-digital-self-service-for-banking-customers Finn AI’s integration with Zendesk means that banks can easily access a proven, out-of-the-box banking chatbot to deliver digital self-service options. Bitcoin, Blockchain & AI It's Time to Take Seriously the Machine Ethics of Autonomous and AI Cyber Systems News Aggregation Team Thursday, April 02, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57985/itamp039s-time-to-take-seriously-the-machine-ethics-of-autonomous-and-ai-cyber-systems In this age of wonder, it is critical to examine laws, policies and ethics. Bitcoin, Blockchain & AI Taiwan's CTBC Bank partners with Aegis to expand blockchain financing News Aggregation Team Wednesday, April 01, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57950/taiwanamp039s-ctbc-bank-partners-with-aegis-to-expand-blockchain-financing Aegis is the first company to be granted a digital asset custody licence in Hong Kong. Bitcoin, Blockchain & AI The Invisible Content of the Future News Team Wednesday, April 01, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57971/the-invisible-content-of-the-future There was a time when humans made important decisions about other humans. Now we have artificial intelligence-driven machines... Bitcoin, Blockchain & AI Mercer AI offering attractive for DB schemes News Aggregation Team Tuesday, March 31, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57935/mercer-ai-offering-attractive-for-db-schemes The system provides a dashboard of expected outcomes Bitcoin, Blockchain & AI Bitcoin enthusiasts, liberal lawmakers cheer a Fed-backed digital dollar News Aggregation Team Tuesday, March 31, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57943/bitcoin-enthusiasts-liberal-lawmakers-cheer-a-fed-backed-digital-dollar One out of every 14 households in America have no bank account Bitcoin, Blockchain & AI Nomura Contributes to Japan’s First Bond Offering Using Blockchain Technology News Team Monday, March 30, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57925/nomura-contributes-to-japanamprsquos-first-bond-offering-using-blockchain-technology This is the first bond offering using blockchain technology by a Japanese issuer. Bitcoin, Blockchain & AI UK Counties Warn of Bitcoin Scams Using Coronavirus as a Hook News Aggregation Team Monday, March 30, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57927/uk-counties-warn-of-bitcoin-scams-using-coronavirus-as-a-hook The warnings come soon after U.K's Financial Conduct Authority warned investors that scammers may attempt to take advantage of the global pandemic crisis. Bitcoin, Blockchain & AI CTBC Bank focuses on asset digitalization - Seeks breakthrough from traditional mode of banking through partnership with Aegis News Team Monday, March 30, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57930/ctbc-bank-focuses-on-asset-digitalization-seeks-breakthrough-from-traditional-mode-of-banking-through-partnership-with-aegis The first blockchain fintech firm to use factoring digitalization in Taiwan Bitcoin, Blockchain & AI Luxury Brands Digital Marketing That Worked in China During the COVID-19 Crisis News Aggregation Team Friday, April 03, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/58001/luxury-brands-digital-marketing-that-worked-in-china-during-the-covid-19-crisis A report from the advertising agency Dentsu Aegis Network predicted ad spending in China would grow at a rate of 3.9 percent. Mobile Banking Ethiopia is opening up its mobile money market to new players News Aggregation Team Friday, April 03, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/58009/ethiopia-is-opening-up-its-mobile-money-market-to-new-players The hope is these moves, part of a wider set of promised economic reforms under prime minister Abiy Ahmed will help open up the Ethiopian economy. Mobile Banking Microsoft launches new Microsoft 365 Personal and Family subscriptions News Team Thursday, April 02, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57977/microsoft-launches-new-microsoft-365-personal-and-family-subscriptions Company adds new experiences to bring family and friends closer to create, share, connect, and collaborate across the web and devices Mobile Banking Hong Kong virtual bank Airstar begins pilot trials News Aggregation Team Thursday, April 02, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57983/hong-kong-virtual-bank-airstar-begins-pilot-trials Users will be able to open savings accounts and access unsecured lending products with interest accrual on a daily basis. Mobile Banking Bahamian tech developer launches professional services App News Team Thursday, April 02, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57986/bahamian-tech-developer-launches-professional-services-app According to Adderley, Pro242 aims to ensure that consumers connect with professionals who can “do the job and do it right”. Mobile Banking Citi Partners With Major Hong Kong E-Shopping Platform News Aggregation Team Wednesday, April 01, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57952/citi-partners-with-major-hong-kong-e-shopping-platform The partnership is timely as HKTVmall has emerged as a major player for homebound Hong Kongers who use the platform to purchase daily necessities. Mobile Banking PrivyID joins FIDO Alliance News Aggregation Team Wednesday, April 01, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57953/privyid-joins-fido-alliance PrivyID is Indonesia's legally-binding digital signature and trusted digital identity solution provider. Mobile Banking Facebook Makes It Easier for Users to See All the Data It Collects News Aggregation Team Wednesday, April 01, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57957/facebook-makes-it-easier-for-users-to-see-all-the-data-it-collects The Download Your Information tool will also include more information about inferences Facebook makes about its users based on the content users interact with on its platforms. Mobile Banking Xiaomi-Backed Virtual Bank Announces Hong Kong Pilot News Aggregation Team Wednesday, April 01, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57958/xiaomi-backed-virtual-bank-announces-hong-kong-pilot Online-Only Banking Kicks Off in Hong Kong Mobile Banking Mobile banking apps: industry overview + looking forward News Aggregation Team Wednesday, April 01, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57959/mobile-banking-apps-industry-overview-looking-forward Credit cards have gotten into the act, too, and individuals have begun using apps such as Cash App and Square to send money to each other. Mobile Banking Five hard questions everyone should be asking News Aggregation Team Friday, April 03, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/58010/five-hard-questions-everyone-should-be-asking In a new white paper from Everlaw, you can take a deep dive into learning about why these difficult questions must be answered before making a final eDiscovery decision. Comment & Analysis Banking technologists are struggling with offshoring during WFH News Aggregation Team Thursday, April 02, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57992/banking-technologists-are-struggling-with-offshoring-during-wfh Some of our people in India have had big problems with their work from home set-ups. Comment & Analysis Human vs digital in banking transformation News Aggregation Team Thursday, April 02, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57993/human-vs-digital-in-banking-transformation Bethan Collins, solutions lead at Target Group, looks at four ways in which we mustn’t neglect the human factor as we develop the financial services of tomorrow. Comment & Analysis Fitch Revises Outlook to Stable and Affirms Leonteqs Investment Grade Rating News Team Wednesday, April 01, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57951/fitch-revises-outlook-to-stable-and-affirms-leonteqs-investment-grade-rating Fitch concludes that these have allowed Leonteq to establish a solid track record in generating fairly stable revenues and adequate underlying profitability. Comment & Analysis Coronavirus: global economy could be in recovery mode within SIX MONTHS - but on two conditions News Team Wednesday, April 01, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57963/coronavirus-global-economy-could-be-in-recovery-mode-within-six-months-but-on-two-conditions Mr Green concludes: “The coming months will be extremely tough for many individuals, businesses and sectors, but there are also glimmers of hope that economic recovery might arrive relatively soon. Comment & Analysis BlockchainAfrica: 10 African women to watch in blockchain and Bitcoin News Aggregation Team Wednesday, April 01, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57965/blockchainafrica-10-african-women-to-watch-in-blockchain-and-bitcoin Paxful highlights 10 women in Africa who are making waves in the rapidly growing blockchain and Bitcoin industries. Comment & Analysis After the Virus News Team Wednesday, April 01, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57968/after-the-virus After the virus the world is going to be quite different. Whether the current lockdown lasts weeks or months (heaven help us, years?) very little will remain unchanged by Covid-19. Comment & Analysis Coronavirus Drives 72% Rise In Use Of Fintech Apps News Aggregation Team Tuesday, March 31, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57940/coronavirus-drives-72-rise-in-use-of-fintech-apps The measures we’re now all taking to help the fight back against coronavirus are affecting the way we interact, live, work, and take care of our finances. Comment & Analysis How I Created a Change Culture for Technology Implementations News Aggregation Team Monday, March 30, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57910/how-i-created-a-change-culture-for-technology-implementations The result was some invaluable career and (frankly) life lessons that I’ll always take with me. Comment & Analysis Microsoft are ‘banking’ on technology News Aggregation Team Monday, March 30, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57926/microsoft-are-amplsquobankingamprsquo-on-technology They’re implementing technologies like AI, Machine Learning and Big Data & Analytics to ensure that they provide the best advice to its customers. Comment & Analysis Cybersecurity poses increased concern amid COVID-19 outbreak News Aggregation Team Wednesday, April 01, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57955/cybersecurity-poses-increased-concern-amid-covid-19-outbreak Of the consumers who were subject to fraud, 9% closed their account and switched to another provider Cyber Security Cyber threats up 47.3pc to 37.1 million cases News Aggregation Team Wednesday, April 01, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57960/cyber-threats-up-473pc-to-371-million-cases There have been increasing cases of cyber attacks as Kenyans embrace technology and move most services online. Cyber Security IT Governance releases business continuity management book and policy bundle to help organisations respond to COVID-19 News Team Tuesday, March 31, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57944/it-governance-releases-business-continuity-management-book-and-policy-bundle-to-help-organisations-respond-to-covid-19 The Coronavirus Business Continuity Management Bundle is designed to help organisations that need guidance on how to set up and implement an effective business continuity plan. Cyber Security Cybersecurity tactics for the coronavirus pandemic News Team Sunday, March 29, 2020 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57909/cybersecurity-tactics-for-the-coronavirus-pandemic The COVID-19 pandemic has presented chief information security officers (CISOs) and their teams with two immediate priorities. Cyber Security Super scammers pose as authorities News Aggregation Team Friday, March 27, 2020 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57889/super-scammers-pose-as-authorities One superannuation member the scammers would not have hoped to answer their unsolicited calls is Argurion Finance Group principal Chris Craggs. Cyber Security FraudWatch International to Actively Target and Take-Down COVID-19 Online Scams News Team Friday, March 27, 2020 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57891/fraudwatch-international-to-actively-target-and-take-down-covid-19-online-scams They use COVID-19 as the theme to lure victims into opening malicious attachments or visit fraudulent websites to disclose personal information or credit card details. Cyber Security With Opportunity Comes Vulnerability News Aggregation Team Friday, March 27, 2020 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57901/with-opportunity-comes-vulnerability As the IIoT creates highly complex networks, manufacturers face far more cybersecurity risk. Cyber Security Singapore most exposed, but also most prepared in cybersecurity: Deloitte News Aggregation Team Friday, March 27, 2020 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57904/singapore-most-exposed-but-also-most-prepared-in-cybersecurity-deloitte With a high internet adoption rate, the city-state faces the highest cybersecurity risk in Asia-Pacific, but it is also the most prepared to deal with it in terms of policies and organisational readiness, according to Deloitte's Cyber Smart Index. Cyber Security Kenya cyber attacks up by half to 37m in one quarter News Aggregation Team Thursday, March 26, 2020 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57872/kenya-cyber-attacks-up-by-half-to-37m-in-one-quarter This was a 47.3 percent increase as compared to the previous quarter Cyber Security Unprecedented spike in cyber attacks since declaration of national disaster News Aggregation Team Thursday, March 26, 2020 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57885/unprecedented-spike-in-cyber-attacks-since-declaration-of-national-disaster Kaspersky reiterated a number of security tips, including using strong passwords, not sharing passwords, avoiding unprotected or public Wi-Fi and making use of multi-factor authentication where possible. Cyber Security Saudi banks should embrace fintech strategies and collaborate News Aggregation Team Monday, March 23, 2020 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57815/saudi-banks-should-embrace-fintech-strategies-and-collaborate The swift evolution of fintech has forced traditional banks to face a new reality wherein products, services and business models that have worked in the past are no longer relevant or considered as a viable option in the digital world. Research Coronavirus breakthrough: Australian researchers find ‘cure’ News Aggregation Team Monday, March 16, 2020 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57713/coronavirus-breakthrough-australian-researchers-find-amplsquocureamprsquo He said one of the medications, given to some of the first people to test positive for COVID-19 in Australia, had already resulted in ‘disappearance of the virus’ and complete recovery from the infection. Research SS&C GlobeOp Forward Redemption Indicator: February notifications 2.83% News Team Tuesday, February 25, 2020 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57429/ssampampc-globeop-forward-redemption-indicator-february-notifications-283 The SS&C GlobeOp Forward Redemption Indicator represents the sum of forward redemption notices received from investors in hedge funds administered by SS&C GlobeOp on the SS&C GlobeOp platform, divided by the AuA at the beginning of the month f Research White Paper on Artificial Intelligence: A European approach to excellence and trust News Team Friday, February 21, 2020 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57407/white-paper-on-artificial-intelligence-a-european-approach-to-excellence-and-trust The policy framework setting out measures to align efforts at European, national and regional level. Research Capgemini Acquires Advectas News Team Wednesday, February 19, 2020 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57405/capgemini-acquires-advectas Advectas brings to Capgemini a further presence in cities across Sweden and Denmark, a strong track record in helping clients to monetise data, as well as deep and significant relationships in the Scandinavian business intelligence space. Research Capgemini Acquires Advectas News Team Wednesday, February 19, 2020 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57406/capgemini-acquires-advectas Advectas brings to Capgemini a further presence in cities across Sweden and Denmark, a strong track record in helping clients to monetise data, as well as deep and significant relationships in the Scandinavian business intelligence space. Research Revealed: Best Countries For Investment In E-commerce And Digital Sector, 2020 News Aggregation Team Monday, February 10, 2020 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57239/revealed-best-countries-for-investment-in-e-commerce-and-digital-sector-2020 The rankings had India in sixth place, followed by France, South Korea, Canada, and the United Arab Emirates. Research Here are the 7 biggest fintech trends to watch in 2020, according to a Centana Growth Partners exec News Aggregation Team Thursday, January 30, 2020 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57102/here-are-the-7-biggest-fintech-trends-to-watch-in-2020-according-to-a-centana-growth-partners-exec Big banks have no intention of scaling down their efforts as the pressure for incumbents to maintain their competitive edge will only continue to intensify. Research Davos 2020 and climate change: How investment risks have shifted over a decade News Team Friday, January 24, 2020 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57023/davos-2020-and-climate-change-how-investment-risks-have-shifted-over-a-decade As recently as ten years ago the environment didn’t register in the top risks for discussion at the World Economic Forum. Now it dominates. This has important implications for investors. Research Understanding climate risk - McKinsey Global Institute News Team Friday, January 17, 2020 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/56907/understanding-climate-risk-mckinsey-global-institute How could Earth’s changing climate impact socioeconomic systems across the world in the next three decades? A yearlong, cross-disciplinary research effort at McKinsey & Company provides some answers. Research Ask for a selfie: UK financial watchdog eases rules in pandemic News Aggregation Team Friday, April 03, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57996/ask-for-a-selfie-uk-financial-watchdog-eases-rules-in-pandemic Restrictions on non-essential travel affect a firm’s ability to make compulsory anti-money laundering checks on customers, but Woolard said firms can be flexible. Innovation & Startups African governments team up with tech giants to fight coronavirus lies News Aggregation Team Friday, April 03, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57998/african-governments-team-up-with-tech-giants-to-fight-coronavirus-lies Twitter has been tweaking its algorithm to elevate medical information from authoritative sources - an initiative available in 70 countries, including five in Africa. Innovation & Startups Ethiopia’s central bank embraces fintech, mobile payments for operators News Aggregation Team Friday, April 03, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/58002/ethiopiaamprsquos-central-bank-embraces-fintech-mobile-payments-for-operators As Capacity reported last year, the government of Ethiopia, which came to power in early 2018, led by prime minister Abiy Ahmed, has already announced its determination to liberalise the telecoms market in the country – but details until now have be Innovation & Startups Banking industry sets out vision for EU payments market News Aggregation Team Friday, April 03, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/58006/banking-industry-sets-out-vision-for-eu-payments-market Top of the list of priorities is the importance of developing instant payments across the EU that allows for both the differentiation of EU companies and the reduction of dependency on the dominant non-EU payment card schemes. Innovation & Startups Belgian wealthtech startup InvestSuite bags €2M to expand digital investment services outside Europe News Aggregation Team Friday, April 03, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/58011/belgian-wealthtech-startup-investsuite-bags-ampeuro2m-to-expand-digital-investment-services-outside-europe The innovations in this sector are expected to redefine the investment industry Innovation & Startups Cloudera's Data Platform Empowers LINE to Deliver Secure, Data-Driven Innovation News Team Thursday, April 02, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57978/clouderaamp039s-data-platform-empowers-line-to-deliver-secure-data-driven-innovation Cloudera will enable LINE, a global mobile platform with its messaging app as its cornerstone, to accelerate insights-driven, customer-centric innovations with secure and governed data Innovation & Startups IQ-EQ unveils its innovative Investor Solutions offering video, powered by IQ-EQ Cosmos News Team Thursday, April 02, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57980/iq-eq-unveils-its-innovative-investor-solutions-offering-video-powered-by-iq-eq-cosmos Data led decision making is as important as it is complex. Innovation & Startups Ant Financial, Vanguard Group target 900m users with robo adviser News Aggregation Team Thursday, April 02, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57987/ant-financial-vanguard-group-target-900m-users-with-robo-adviser The transactions are done automatically and the robo adviser will also help investors re-balance their portfolios if necessary. Innovation & Startups Deloitte and FintechOS, partners in CEC Bank’s digital transformation News Aggregation Team Wednesday, April 01, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57956/deloitte-and-fintechos-partners-in-cec-bankamprsquos-digital-transformation This is among the first projects finalized within the strategic partnership between Deloitte Romania and FintechOS for providing solutions for digital transformation and business process automation to financial institutions. Innovation & Startups Southeast Asia logistics startup Inteluck secures US$5M+ from MindWorks and Lalamove News Team Tuesday, March 31, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57934/southeast-asia-logistics-startup-inteluck-secures-us5m-from-mindworks-and-lalamove We are impressed by Kevin's acuity in understanding the intricacies of the local trucking market. Innovation & Startups UP Fintech Expands into Wealth Management with Launch of Fund Mall News Team Friday, April 03, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/58008/up-fintech-expands-into-wealth-management-with-launch-of-fund-mall This cash management service invests in treasury bonds, investment-grade bonds, and bond ETFs, providing clients with high liquidity and steady interest. Trading Platforms The popular US stock trading app was set for a UK launch in the first three months of 2020 but has pushed back the date. News Aggregation Team Wednesday, April 01, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57969/the-popular-us-stock-trading-app-was-set-for-a-uk-launch-in-the-first-three-months-of-2020-but-has-pushed-back-the-date Wander Rutgers, Robinhood’s UK chief, told AltFi back then that the plan was to launch in the UK in Q1 of 2020. Trading Platforms Sikich Investment Banking advises Technology Services Group in acquisition by Alfresco Software Inc. News Team Friday, March 27, 2020 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57896/sikich-investment-banking-advises-technology-services-group-in-acquisition-by-alfresco-software-inc Alfresco builds and markets a cloud-native Digital Business Platform that helps companies connect, protect and unlock value from their most important information. Trading Platforms United Bank for Africa transforms its technology platform News Aggregation Team Thursday, March 26, 2020 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57876/united-bank-for-africa-transforms-its-technology-platform The project scope covered implementation of core banking, online banking and treasury systems for the bank’s 19 country operations. Trading Platforms Capgemini extends its Asia Pacific digital transformation capabilities with the acquisition of WhiteSky Labs News Team Thursday, March 26, 2020 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57877/capgemini-extends-its-asia-pacific-digital-transformation-capabilities-with-the-acquisition-of-whitesky-labs Client projects span multiple sectors and include full-stack consulting services on the MuleSoft Anypoint Platform Trading Platforms MatchMove confirms bid for Digital Banking License News Aggregation Team Monday, March 23, 2020 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57809/matchmove-confirms-bid-for-digital-banking-license Shailesh Naik, Founder and Group CEO, MatchMove, said “At its core, MatchMove aims to improve the quality of people’s digital life by extending essential and safe banking services to them anytime anywhere. Trading Platforms Path Solutions selected as a strategic technology solutions partner of MyBank Limited Somalia News Team Monday, March 23, 2020 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57819/path-solutions-selected-as-a-strategic-technology-solutions-partner-of-mybank-limited-somalia Under the terms of the agreement with MyBank Ltd., Path Solutions will provide a full Islamic core banking suite in addition to branchless banking as well as payments and personal financial management tools. Trading Platforms Vextrader Eyes Expansion In Asia News Team Monday, March 23, 2020 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57823/vextrader-eyes-expansion-in-asia Vextrader will increase its budget and manpower to prepare for the coming increase in demand and aims to provide exceptional customer service and tailored solutions to customers. Trading Platforms Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange to provide free of charge remote e-voting for Annual General Meetings of listed companies News Team Sunday, March 22, 2020 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57803/abu-dhabi-securities-exchange-to-provide-free-of-charge-remote-e-voting-for-annual-general-meetings-of-listed-companies This move will enable a crucial aspect of AGMs to be carried out remotely and will apply to AGMs taking place from the 17th of March until the end of April 2020 Trading Platforms Wealth Management Group Inks Deal with Platform Provider News Aggregation Team Friday, March 20, 2020 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57785/wealth-management-group-inks-deal-with-platform-provider A wealth management group will migrate over $1 billion in client funds from its current in-house platform to an independent platform provider under a new agreement announced to the market on Thursday. Trading Platforms Saxo releases Q2 Outlook, “A World Out of Balance” News Aggregation Team Friday, April 03, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57999/saxo-releases-q2-outlook-ampldquoa-world-out-of-balanceamprdquo The triple hit to the global economy almost guarantees 2020 will be a lost economic year, with policymakers needing to pull out all the stops to address a real, global recession. Hedge Fund Technology Lanistar launches with aim to become £1bn ‘banking alternative’ fintech company News Team Thursday, March 26, 2020 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57878/lanistar-launches-with-aim-to-become-amppound1bn-amplsquobanking-alternativeamprsquo-fintech-company The seed funding, which was raised through private financing and family contributions will support Lanistar’s creation of a game-changing new debit card product, that will help customers streamline their money Hedge Fund Technology Advisers Know What They Need In Uncertain Times News Team Friday, March 20, 2020 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57798/advisers-know-what-they-need-in-uncertain-times We do not believe that there is a trade off in investing in a sustainable way and returns Hedge Fund Technology Ghana: Stanchart Introduces Online Mobile Platform to Boost Trade in Bonds, Treasury Bills News Aggregation Team Thursday, March 12, 2020 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57666/ghana-stanchart-introduces-online-mobile-platform-to-boost-trade-in-bonds-treasury-bills It said the fixed income trading platform on the SC Mobile app included simplified client investment profiling, sale and purchase of treasury bills at any given point in time. Hedge Fund Technology SS&C GlobeOp Hedge Fund Performance Index News Team Thursday, March 12, 2020 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57684/ssampampc-globeop-hedge-fund-performance-index This strong result is particularly noteworthy amid the recent surge in market volatility Hedge Fund Technology Lippo makes strategic investment in MoolahGo® News Team Wednesday, March 11, 2020 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57642/lippo-makes-strategic-investment-in-moolahgoampreg In Singapore, Lippo has stakes in OUE Limited and Healthway Medical, amongst others. Hedge Fund Technology NeoXam to support Skarbiec with portfolio management News Aggregation Team Friday, March 06, 2020 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57588/neoxam-to-support-skarbiec-with-portfolio-management Poland is the second largest hub for asset management in Eastern Europe, so winning such a significant market player is a key milestone in the expansion. Hedge Fund Technology RF Launches Digital Economy Fund News Aggregation Team Wednesday, March 04, 2020 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57551/rf-launches-digital-economy-fund Neo noted that RF International's support for Singapore's digital startup ecosystem goes beyond money and capital. Hedge Fund Technology London-based FinTech Copper.co raises $8m to expand globally as monthly digital asset trading volumes exceed $0.5 billion News Aggregation Team Tuesday, February 18, 2020 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57336/london-based-fintech-copperco-raises-8m-to-expand-globally-as-monthly-digital-asset-trading-volumes-exceed-05-billion Since launch in 2018, Copper has quickly grown its client base with crypto funds, institutions and HNW private traders. Hedge Fund Technology Royal London mulls selling off platform Ascentric News Aggregation Team Friday, February 14, 2020 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57293/royal-london-mulls-selling-off-platform-ascentric The company was reluctant to comment further today on reports that it has appointed a City firm to help find a buyer. Hedge Fund Technology COVID-19 special: Spotlight on sectors News Team Wednesday, April 01, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57967/covid-19-special-spotlight-on-sectors The Nikko AM team has provided a brief outline of some of the issues that we see across the major sectors. Covid-19 Don’t let bad news faze you and control what you can News Aggregation Team Wednesday, April 01, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57970/donamprsquot-let-bad-news-faze-you-and-control-what-you-can Identify stress points such as inadequate income and reset of return expectations from different assets Covid-19 Coronavirus Surivial Guide For Wealth Manager News Team Wednesday, April 01, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57973/coronavirus-surivial-guide-for-wealth-manager Sustaining investor confidence, client retention and business survival should be the immediate priority for wealth managers in this coronavirus world. Covid-19 Standard Chartered launches US$50m COVID-19 assistance fund News Team Wednesday, April 01, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57974/standard-chartered-launches-us50m-covid-19-assistance-fund Through individual country and regional efforts, Standard Chartered has already donated US$1.85 million to COVID-19 relief efforts to date. Covid-19 Covid-19 lockdowns prompt 'massive surge' in use of fintech apps News Aggregation Team Tuesday, March 31, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57936/covid-19-lockdowns-prompt-amp039massive-surgeamp039-in-use-of-fintech-apps The sharp increase in the use of financial technology comes as the world readjusts to life fighting against the global health crisis Covid-19 How long coronavirus survives on surfaces - and what it means for handling money, food and more News Team Tuesday, March 31, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57945/how-long-coronavirus-survives-on-surfaces-and-what-it-means-for-handling-money-food-and-more Viruses only replicate inside a living cell Covid-19 How countries are using technology to fight coronavirus News Aggregation Team Monday, March 30, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57916/how-countries-are-using-technology-to-fight-coronavirus Asian countries have used a range of technologies in their fight against the pandemic, raising questions about excessive surveillance and the violation of citizens’ privacy. Covid-19 COVID-19 Recovery: Does the Black Swan’s Flight Path Run Through China? News Team Monday, March 30, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57919/covid-19-recovery-does-the-black-swanamprsquos-flight-path-run-through-china The COVID-19 crisis has been a catastrophic “Black Swan” event that caused an exogenous shock to global markets. Covid-19 Coronavirus lockdown: Massive surge in the use of fintech apps News Team Monday, March 30, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57921/coronavirus-lockdown-massive-surge-in-the-use-of-fintech-apps The measures we’re now all taking to help the fight back against coronavirus are affecting the way we interact, live, work, and take care of our finances. Covid-19 Beyond coronavirus: The path to the next normal News Team Monday, March 30, 2020 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/57924/beyond-coronavirus-the-path-to-the-next-normal For some organizations, near-term survival is the only agenda item. Covid-19