Managers of Wealth - Fintech http://fintech-news.net/ Thu, 23 May 2019 20:37:03 BST part of MediaG8way Group http://fintech-news.net/ http://fintech-news.net/assets/images/logo.png Managers of Wealth - Fintech KohanaPHP JHC announces digital partnership with Jarvis Investment Management Mitzi Limlengco Thursday, May 23, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53443/jhc-announces-digital-partnership-with-jarvis-investment-management Jarvis provides stockbroker execution services, and has been in partnership with JHC for over 20 years. Wealth Technology Broadridge to Acquire Canadian Wealth Management Technology Provider RPM Technologies News Aggregation Team Wednesday, May 22, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53415/broadridge-to-acquire-canadian-wealth-management-technology-provider-rpm-technologies The closing of the transaction is subject to the completion of an intercompany reorganization by RPM Technologies and standard customary closing conditions. Wealth Technology Swiss fintech and Allianz join hands. News Aggregation Team Tuesday, May 21, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53387/swiss-fintech-and-allianz-join-hands In addition, Allianz Partners' full travel insurance offering will be available on Numbrs in the course of the year. More offers are to follow. Wealth Technology Temenos Aims to Outperform Its Main Rival News Aggregation Team Tuesday, May 21, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53405/temenos-aims-to-outperform-its-main-rival The goals set by Chuard reveal the difference between Temenos and its main rival. Wealth Technology Juerg Hunziker: «IPO Isn't Avaloq's Only Option» News Aggregation Team Monday, May 20, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53371/juerg-hunziker-amplaquoipo-isnamp039t-avaloqamp039s-only-optionampraquo Avaloq's «Mother of all Tech Projects» Tied Extensive Resources Wealth Technology Geneva Fintech Association boosts membership with new WM News Aggregation Team Monday, May 20, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53384/geneva-fintech-association-boosts-membership-with-new-wm Through the partnership, we also intend to play a major role as a reference point connecting the fintech ecosystem and the wealth management industry in Geneva. Wealth Technology Do You Want Digital Bankers? No Thanks, Say the Rich News Aggregation Team Thursday, May 16, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53319/do-you-want-digital-bankers-no-thanks-say-the-rich The future rich of this world expect what is perhaps better termed «traditional qualities» of their relationship managers, a study compiled by Credit Suisse and the Young Investors Organization showed. Wealth Technology Utilizing technology to help pension plans manage risk News Aggregation Team Wednesday, May 15, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53304/utilizing-technology-to-help-pension-plans-manage-risk Technology can help plan sponsors and advisors, and others, respond more swiftly to market shifts and changes in accounting procedures. Wealth Technology Zoe Financial Wins Morningstar's Annual Fintech Competition News Aggregation Team Wednesday, May 15, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53317/zoe-financial-wins-morningstaramp039s-annual-fintech-competition The head of the digital lead generation site says it has already connected $100 million in new client money with advisors. Wealth Technology Contineo launches a Lifecycle Management module as a client engagement tool for Wealth Managers Ana Hall Tuesday, May 14, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53290/contineo-launches-a-lifecycle-management-module-as-a-client-engagement-tool-for-wealth-managers Taken together, these capabilities allow wealth managers to enrich their client interactions with better, more timely information Wealth Technology Finantix further strengthens senior leadership team by appointing Tim Wood as CFO Ana Hall Wednesday, May 22, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53416/finantix-further-strengthens-senior-leadership-team-by-appointing-tim-wood-as-cfo Highly experienced software and technology CFO professional to lead financial operations and play an integral role in Finantix’s global expansion strategy Executive Moves Avaloq to Lose Top Executive News Aggregation Team Tuesday, May 21, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53404/avaloq-to-lose-top-executive Avaloq said it expects to have a replacement lined up in coming months. Executive Moves Pradeep Menon joins HSBC as MD & Global Head of Data Engineering News Aggregation Team Monday, May 20, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53377/pradeep-menon-joins-hsbc-as-md-ampamp-global-head-of-data-engineering Prior to this, Menon served a stint with General Electric (GE) where he was the Global Head and VP- Data Analytics for the conglomerate’s global digital hubs. He also held global leadership roles with the Maersk group and Dell. Executive Moves Looper Insights expands after Great Point investment News Aggregation Team Thursday, May 16, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53324/looper-insights-expands-after-great-point-investment Data analytics and asset-management platform hires Beano Studios’ Alex Heeton as CTO Executive Moves UBS Cuts 150-Plus Support Jobs, News Reports News Aggregation Team Thursday, May 16, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53332/ubs-cuts-150-plus-support-jobs-news-reports “There is no specific headcount or role reduction program." Executive Moves Three French Banks Join R3 Corda Blockchain-Based Loans Platform News Aggregation Team Wednesday, May 15, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53302/three-french-banks-join-r3-corda-blockchain-based-loans-platform Cécile Bartenieff, Chief Operating Officer of Global Banking and Investor Solutions at Societe Generale, stated that the Fusion LenderComm initiative will bring more transparency Executive Moves HSBC hires Ian Bromwich as UK CIO News Aggregation Team Tuesday, May 14, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53278/hsbc-hires-ian-bromwich-as-uk-cio New incumbent Ian Bromwich joins HSBC from Lloyds Banking Group Executive Moves Caspian Appoints Bletchley Park Asset Management’s Lewis Fellas as Advisor Mitzi Limlengco Tuesday, May 14, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53280/caspian-appoints-bletchley-park-asset-managementamprsquos-lewis-fellas-as-advisor During his career, Fellas has also worked as a portfolio manager at flagship Hedge Funds, Segantii Capital Management Executive Moves Alex Mason Joins FTV Capital as Partner Ana Hall Friday, May 10, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53251/alex-mason-joins-ftv-capital-as-partner He had a successful track record investing in high growth enterprise technology, financial services and health care companies Executive Moves Deutsche Bank appoints new transaction banking head for Southeast Asia Mitzi Limlengco Friday, May 10, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53258/deutsche-bank-appoints-new-transaction-banking-head-for-southeast-asia Burkhard has held a number of senior positions in Deutsche Bank before Executive Moves German regulator orders online bank N26 to step up controls against money laundering News Aggregation Team Thursday, May 23, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53427/german-regulator-orders-online-bank-n26-to-step-up-controls-against-money-laundering On Wednesday, BaFin said N26 must take measures including reidentifying some existing customers, catching up on a backlog of IT monitoring and documenting workflows. Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance HKMA takes first step towards regulating the use of big data analytics and artificial intelligence in FinTech Ana Hall Thursday, May 23, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53436/hkma-takes-first-step-towards-regulating-the-use-of-big-data-analytics-and-artificial-intelligence-in-fintech The EAF is expressly stated to be non-binding guidance, intended as a first step towards a privacy regime better equipped to address modern challenges. Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance Dubai-based fintech looks to match banks' funding needs with the world's wealthy News Aggregation Team Thursday, May 23, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53437/dubai-based-fintech-looks-to-match-banksamp039-funding-needs-with-the-worldamp039s-wealthy NewBridge Fintech Solutions has just raised money from Finablr founder B.R. Shetty to fund its growth Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance The tech giant break-up News Aggregation Team Tuesday, May 21, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53400/the-tech-giant-break-up The digital sector has created substantial benefits for consumers and companies alike, but these have come at the cost of increasing dominance of a handful of tech giants Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance The tech companies that will be hit by South Africa’s new VAT changes News Aggregation Team Monday, May 20, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53369/the-tech-companies-that-will-be-hit-by-south-africaamprsquos-new-vat-changes “It follows that the platform would have to charge VAT at the rate of 15% on the facilitation fee, notwithstanding the fact that it facilitates the booking of accommodation that is located outside South Africa.” Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance Appleby Hongkong Advises Angelhub On Its Equity Crowdfunding Platform News Aggregation Team Monday, May 20, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53382/appleby-hongkong-advises-angelhub-on-its-equity-crowdfunding-platform The Greater Bay Area offers a lot of business opportunities - it just needs a platform to match investors with start-ups. Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance How Cryptocurrencies are Regulated in the Middle East News Aggregation Team Friday, May 17, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53340/how-cryptocurrencies-are-regulated-in-the-middle-east Some significant events in 2018 had turned global attention to the Middle East in regards to cryptocurrency development. Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance Bahamas International Securities Exchange Signs Digital Securities Exchange Partnership Agreement News Aggregation Team Friday, May 17, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53344/bahamas-international-securities-exchange-signs-digital-securities-exchange-partnership-agreement The partnership will benefit from the trading and compliance technology, industry know-how and operational excellence of both parties. Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance BOCHK’s virtual bank is a new paradigm that transcends old business models News Aggregation Team Friday, May 17, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53349/bochkamprsquos-virtual-bank-is-a-new-paradigm-that-transcends-old-business-models Livi VB to initially rely on interbank lending, but will later also fund its loans using customer deposits Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance A view on the FinTech landscape today and regulatory challenges News Aggregation Team Friday, May 17, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53353/a-view-on-the-fintech-landscape-today-and-regulatory-challenges Alongside the risk of financial discrimination, the speech also considers ways in which FinTech growth has the potential to increase the financial system’s operational and cyber security risks. Legal,Regulation,Tax & Compliance HSBC opens London and Toronto data and innovation labs News Aggregation Team Thursday, May 23, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53428/hsbc-opens-london-and-toronto-data-and-innovation-labs The opening of the new sites is also designed to coincide with the launch of the bank’s internship and graduate programmes, in which students and young professionals are introduced to careers in data science and engineering. Retail Tech Open Banking hobbled by outages News Aggregation Team Thursday, May 23, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53429/open-banking-hobbled-by-outages In total, there were 159 outages during the first quarter and banks are not fixing problems quickly, with an average service down time of six weeks. Retail Tech MUFG eager to extend checkbook to high growth US tech News Aggregation Team Wednesday, May 22, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53408/mufg-eager-to-extend-checkbook-to-high-growth-us-tech Bank seeks big returns from pre-IPO and mid-cap companies as home market stalls Retail Tech The Challenges Associated with RegTech News Aggregation Team Wednesday, May 22, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53411/the-challenges-associated-with-regtech RegTech promises cost-efficient regulatory compliance, but there are challenges that must be addressed to maximize its potential Retail Tech Ecobank Ghana to leverage digital platform to promote cash-lite agenda News Aggregation Team Monday, May 20, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53380/ecobank-ghana-to-leverage-digital-platform-to-promote-cash-lite-agenda “Our range of products and services meet the day-to-day banking, financing, investment and transactional needs of our customers." Retail Tech NBB forges ahead with open banking in Bahrain News Aggregation Team Friday, May 17, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53341/nbb-forges-ahead-with-open-banking-in-bahrain The bank says the move reflects is commitment to transform and diversify its business through investment in digital infrastructure and services. Retail Tech Desmarais-backed venture fund aims to make Koho leader in banking as Wealthsimple is in investing News Aggregation Team Friday, May 17, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53347/desmarais-backed-venture-fund-aims-to-make-koho-leader-in-banking-as-wealthsimple-is-in-investing Portag3 led $42-million funding round for alternative banker Retail Tech NBK wins global best innovation for real time payment tracker News Aggregation Team Thursday, May 16, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53318/nbk-wins-global-best-innovation-for-real-time-payment-tracker Global Finance Magazine’s annual survey Retail Tech United Overseas Bank: Plotting the Coordinates on the Road to Digital Banking in ASEAN News Aggregation Team Thursday, May 16, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53322/united-overseas-bank-plotting-the-coordinates-on-the-road-to-digital-banking-in-asean The message is that we must all evolve in order to survive and to compete, and that is certainly true in banking.” Retail Tech WoodmenLife Selects SS&C to Streamline Loan Administration and Accounting Kris Borres Wednesday, May 15, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53311/woodmenlife-selects-ssampampc-to-streamline-loan-administration-and-accounting SS&C continues to grow client base of commercial lenders and servicers with addition of leading Omaha-based life insurance company Retail Tech Bibox Exchange Announces a Fiat-to-Crypto Platform News Aggregation Team Thursday, May 23, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53424/bibox-exchange-announces-a-fiat-to-crypto-platform More and more exchanges are announcing fiat-to-crypto support. Now Bibox joins the bunch by launching a fiat-to-crypto platform. Bitcoin, Blockchain & AI Mourant advises on landmark blockchain deal Ana Hall Thursday, May 23, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53439/mourant-advises-on-landmark-blockchain-deal 20|30's inaugural issuance was conducted through the UK FCA Sandbox in collaboration with an FCA authorised UK custodian. Bitcoin, Blockchain & AI Crypto in Africa: Ghana blockchain initiative and Luno’s new features News Aggregation Team Thursday, May 23, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53441/crypto-in-africa-ghana-blockchain-initiative-and-lunoamprsquos-new-features Telecommunication giant Vodafone launched a blockchain initiative in Ghana to promote blockchain technology application. Bitcoin, Blockchain & AI CoinCola - Person-to-Person (P2P) Bitcoin platform now in Nigeria Mitzi Limlengco Thursday, May 23, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53442/coincola-person-to-person-p2p-bitcoin-platform-now-in-nigeria Though based in Hong Kong, Coincola aims to provide trustworthy trading and exchange services to all its users all around the world with Africa being a key place of interest Bitcoin, Blockchain & AI SIX announces plans for Swiss franc cryptocurrency News Aggregation Team Thursday, May 23, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53444/six-announces-plans-for-swiss-franc-cryptocurrency The digital exchange, which was first announced in July 2018 Bitcoin, Blockchain & AI AI can help insurers show more empathy to customers: omni:us News Aggregation Team Wednesday, May 22, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53407/ai-can-help-insurers-show-more-empathy-to-customers-omnius Empathy is the ability to show someone you understand their emotions so it may seem strange to suggest that AI can achieve that. Bitcoin, Blockchain & AI Bahamas legislates to establish cryptocurrency regulatory framework News Aggregation Team Wednesday, May 22, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53410/bahamas-legislates-to-establish-cryptocurrency-regulatory-framework SCB chairman Robert Lotmore said the draft legislation is the first of a series that aims to establish a comprehensive approach to crypto assets regulation. Bitcoin, Blockchain & AI The cryptocurrency startups trying to save Argentina from itself News Aggregation Team Wednesday, May 22, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53412/the-cryptocurrency-startups-trying-to-save-argentina-from-itself By holding their money in “stable” cryptocurrency, Argentines might avoid the notorious volatility of their peso. First, though, they have to be persuaded. Bitcoin, Blockchain & AI What will save crypto? News Aggregation Team Wednesday, May 22, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53413/what-will-save-crypto Elsewhere in the world, particularly in the Middle East and among major Muslim communities, there is a growing curiosity surrounding cryptocurrency — and a call for regulation that deals with the stigmas against it. Bitcoin, Blockchain & AI How to buy Bitcoin in Brazil News Aggregation Team Wednesday, May 22, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53419/how-to-buy-bitcoin-in-brazil If you’re looking to buy Bitcoin in Brazil, there are multiple options and payment methods available. Check out this handy guide to find out more Bitcoin, Blockchain & AI Citic and Baidu Seek Up to $1 Billion for Online Bank News Aggregation Team Thursday, May 23, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53435/citic-and-baidu-seek-up-to-1-billion-for-online-bank Traditional lenders have been cutting staff and downsizing their branch network amid competition from online payment giants such as Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. affiliate Ant Financial and Tencent Holdings Ltd. Mobile Banking Huawei founder speaks out about company's future Ana Hall Thursday, May 23, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53440/huawei-founder-speaks-out-about-companyamp039s-future "To us, the most important thing is to do our job well" Mobile Banking Standard Bank’s new account gives clients mobile data for swiping News Aggregation Team Tuesday, May 21, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53389/standard-bankamprsquos-new-account-gives-clients-mobile-data-for-swiping The account does not have any prerequisite monthly salary limit Mobile Banking NAB finally jumps on Apple Pay News Aggregation Team Tuesday, May 21, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53391/nab-finally-jumps-on-apple-pay 'Easy', the black and red bank says, ending a boycott that officially started in mid-2016. Mobile Banking Kenyan banks to test mobile lending app to ease SME squeeze News Aggregation Team Tuesday, May 21, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53396/kenyan-banks-to-test-mobile-lending-app-to-ease-sme-squeeze And pressure on banks to use mobile channels to cut costs has increased since the government capped rates, crimping their profit margins. Mobile Banking Facebook eyes payments market with new Swiss fintech News Aggregation Team Tuesday, May 21, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53403/facebook-eyes-payments-market-with-new-swiss-fintech The register reportedly reveals that the company will provide financial and technology services Mobile Banking Amsterdam airport is WeChat Pay's first smart airport in Europe News Aggregation Team Monday, May 20, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53370/amsterdam-airport-is-wechat-payamp039s-first-smart-airport-in-europe The WeChat app will give Chinese passengers access to a package of services specifically aimed at Schiphol. Mobile Banking Facebook forms Swiss fintech firm with payments focus News Aggregation Team Sunday, May 19, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53363/facebook-forms-swiss-fintech-firm-with-payments-focus The owner of WhatsApp, Messenger and Instagram, each used by more than 1 billion people, has been at the center of public and regulatory scrutiny over misuse of consumers’ personal data. Mobile Banking Technology prompts banks to ponder future of branches News Aggregation Team Friday, May 17, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53350/technology-prompts-banks-to-ponder-future-of-branches United Bankshares Inc., which has 139 branches in five states and Washington, D.C., is also innovating. Mobile Banking The Bank Of The Future News Aggregation Team Friday, May 17, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53351/the-bank-of-the-future If banks have the courage to make the right decisions, they have a bright future ahead of them. Mobile Banking Malta: Islamic finance opportunities at the Blockchain Island News Aggregation Team Sunday, May 19, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53364/malta-islamic-finance-opportunities-at-the-blockchain-island This would see a revolution in the Islamic microfinance industry which should sidestep the difficulties that microfinance posed in various circumstances. Comment & Analysis Commercial Banking: The Fintech Point of View News Aggregation Team Friday, May 17, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53345/commercial-banking-the-fintech-point-of-view The ecosystem is agnostic to the solution mix, with components integrated via an application program interface (API) gateway. Comment & Analysis EIBFS holds workshop on fintech in Islamic finance News Aggregation Team Monday, May 13, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53264/eibfs-holds-workshop-on-fintech-in-islamic-finance Fintech has particularly gained prominence in the Islamic banking sector for its ability to facilitate ease of operations. Comment & Analysis Lugano bank partners with German fintech News Aggregation Team Friday, May 10, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53257/lugano-bank-partners-with-german-fintech As a result, third-party providers can test APIs directly, without the support of the bank. Comment & Analysis Global biodiversity is collapsing, warn scientists News Aggregation Team Wednesday, May 08, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53213/global-biodiversity-is-collapsing-warn-scientists The first global assessment of biodiversity and ecosystem services has held humans largely responsible for looming mass extinction of species and has urged immediate action to avert disaster. Comment & Analysis Diversity Is Just the First Step. Inclusion Comes Next. Ana Hall Sunday, May 05, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53169/diversity-is-just-the-first-step-inclusion-comes-next Many companies are taking steps to increase the diversity of their workforces. Comment & Analysis Tech’s raid on the banks News Aggregation Team Friday, May 03, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53164/techamprsquos-raid-on-the-banks Digital disruption is coming to banking at last Comment & Analysis New Force in Fintech Space News Aggregation Team Thursday, May 02, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53139/new-force-in-fintech-space Fintech, a fusion of finance and technology, is in lay man terms, the use of technology to deliver financial services and products to consumers. Comment & Analysis What is the future of banking? News Aggregation Team Wednesday, May 01, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53138/what-is-the-future-of-banking New trends in finance, from open banking to the rise of fintech startups, are shaking the industry and putting customers at the heart of the future of banking Comment & Analysis Wealth clients willing to pay for financial advice, 33% switch providers - study Ana Hall Tuesday, April 30, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53105/wealth-clients-willing-to-pay-for-financial-advice-33-switch-providers-study Research says more than 80% of wealth management clients express interest in financial advice and planning, yet half of these remain on the sidelines Comment & Analysis Give insurers access to wealth of cyber attack data, urges Insurance Europe News Aggregation Team Thursday, May 23, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53438/give-insurers-access-to-wealth-of-cyber-attack-data-urges-insurance-europe “Policymakers could help insurers to better protect society by providing them with access to anonymised information about cyber-attacks,” he said. Cyber Security Wealth firms failing to keep pace with rising cyber threats News Aggregation Team Wednesday, May 22, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53417/wealth-firms-failing-to-keep-pace-with-rising-cyber-threats ‘Wealth managers are still doing a lot of business via email, and we’ve seen a lot of email compromise.’ Cyber Security How vulnerable is South Africa to cyber attack? News Aggregation Team Tuesday, May 21, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53395/how-vulnerable-is-south-africa-to-cyber-attack The panel (on 28 May, day one of the conference programme), will feature cyber security and regulatory specialists from the public and private sectors, as well as representatives from the banking and telecoms industries. Cyber Security Cybersecurity Retirement Risks Trouble Benefits Leaders News Aggregation Team Tuesday, May 14, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53286/cybersecurity-retirement-risks-trouble-benefits-leaders Cybersecurity risks appear to be a growing threat to companies large and small that offer retirement plans. Cyber Security Financial Sector Cyber Resilience Relies on Global Cooperation – FSB News Aggregation Team Monday, May 13, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53272/financial-sector-cyber-resilience-relies-on-global-cooperation-ampndash-fsb To facilitate effective communication between authorities and with the private sector, the FSB also published a cyber lexicon, which comprises a set of about 50 core terms related to financial sector cyber security and cyber resilience. Cyber Security Maven leads investment in Symphonic Software News Aggregation Team Monday, May 13, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53275/maven-leads-investment-in-symphonic-software Symphonic has developed a fine-grained, context-aware authorisation software solution that enables organisations to securely share critical, time-dependent and sensitive information by managing access to data and services in the inter-connected digital ec Cyber Security Experts urge Nigerians to explore skill devt in cybersecurity News Aggregation Team Tuesday, May 07, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53182/experts-urge-nigerians-to-explore-skill-devt-in-cybersecurity The experts, who made the call, noted that with the increase in the prevalence of cyberattacks on business organisations, government infrastructure and individuals, the demands for cybersecurity skills would also be on the rise. Cyber Security Security Myths You Need To Stop Believing News Aggregation Team Monday, May 06, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53172/security-myths-you-need-to-stop-believing There is no such thing as a secure Internet connection because, wherever you are, there are thousands if not millions of hackers who are on the lookout for any vulnerable entry point to manipulate. Cyber Security Israeli startups shine in the $92 billion cybersecurity market News Aggregation Team Monday, May 06, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53177/israeli-startups-shine-in-the-92-billion-cybersecurity-market To date, there are approximately 450 cybersecurity corporations operating in Israel. Cyber Security Cybersecurity Breaches and Plan Advisor Assistance News Aggregation Team Thursday, May 02, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53141/cybersecurity-breaches-and-plan-advisor-assistance It is now common knowledge that well-executed cybersecurity breaches can be devastating. Cyber Security UK fintech: state of the nation Ana Hall Thursday, May 16, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53334/uk-fintech-state-of-the-nation The brochure convenes knowledge and perspectives from industry leaders across the domestic FinTech ecosystem. Research EU Corporate Banking Tech Lags Behind US: Report News Aggregation Team Friday, May 03, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53167/eu-corporate-banking-tech-lags-behind-us-report The burden of document requirements has led the financial services sector to demand digital, automated solutions to address the regulatory need, with U.S. banks at the forefront of implementing such solutions. Research Evolving Social Behaviors are Reshaping the Client-Advisor Relationship Mitzi Limlengco Monday, April 15, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/52907/evolving-social-behaviors-are-reshaping-the-client-advisor-relationship A majority of Millennial (89 percent) and Gen X (59 percent) respondents are open to their financial advisor following them on one or more social media platforms. Research ‘We blew it’: fintech gender pay gap worse than investment banks News Aggregation Team Monday, April 15, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/52904/amplsquowe-blew-itamprsquo-fintech-gender-pay-gap-worse-than-investment-banks Gender pay gap reports reveal how widespread the issue is on the frontier of finance Research Creating Impact—The Promise of Impact Investing Mitzi Limlengco Sunday, April 14, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/52889/creating-impactampmdashthe-promise-of-impact-investing Investors’ appetite for impact investing—in which they seek to generate positive impact for society alongside strong financial returns—could total as much as $26 trillion, according to the report Creating Impact: The Promise of Impact In Research Digital Services Key to Customer Loyalty - RESEARCH Ana Hall Tuesday, April 09, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/52816/digital-services-key-to-customer-loyalty-research Banks and building societies that deliver connected digital experiences are positioned to empower and retain customers in the ‘always-on’ financial services landscape Research Some open questions about open banking News Aggregation Team Tuesday, March 26, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/52621/some-open-questions-about-open-banking The report’s premise is straightforward. The arrival of established technology giants, or Big Tech, on the financial scene could “affect the degree of concentration and contestability in financial services, with both potential benefits and ris Research Criminals stole £1.2 billion from UK bank accounts in 2018 Kris Borres Monday, March 25, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/52615/criminals-stole-amppound12-billion-from-uk-bank-accounts-in-2018 Stolen data is used to commit fraud both directly and indirectly. Research The hybrid model: the future of financial advice News Aggregation Team Tuesday, March 19, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/52519/the-hybrid-model-the-future-of-financial-advice Most analysts agree. Accenture’s report ‘The Rise of Robo Advice’ noted that most robo services, “won’t meet the needs of investors with even moderately complex financial lives.” Research Accenture Interactive Expands Digital Marketing Services News Aggregation Team Friday, March 15, 2019 12:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/52496/accenture-interactive-expands-digital-marketing-services Storm Digital has approximately 90 employees located in Amsterdam and Groningen, who will become part of Accenture Interactive. Research Ultra HNIs are directly investing in startups News Aggregation Team Thursday, May 23, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53425/ultra-hnis-are-directly-investing-in-startups Kotak Wealth Management, which identified many of these opportunities of direct investments, said more and more UHNIs are investing in unlisted firms swayed by higher returns. Innovation & Startups Avaloq growth a pointer to shift in fintech digital business models News Aggregation Team Thursday, May 23, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53426/avaloq-growth-a-pointer-to-shift-in-fintech-digital-business-models In total, Avaloq’s clients manage or administer in excess of $4 trillion in assets – underpinning just how significant the firm has become to the global financial ecosystem. Innovation & Startups Canadian fintech startup Senso.ai raises $1.5M in seed funding News Aggregation Team Thursday, May 23, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53430/canadian-fintech-startup-sensoai-raises-15m-in-seed-funding “By securing funding from some of the most experienced VCs and experts in the industry, we can accelerate our ability to innovate and deliver unique solutions to enable our customers to enhance their AI and machine learning capabilities with unprece Innovation & Startups Access Bank, Africa Fintech Foundry support tech startup with $10,000, highlight innovation News Aggregation Team Thursday, May 23, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53431/access-bank-africa-fintech-foundry-support-tech-startup-with-10000-highlight-innovation At the conference, speakers and panelists identified women as key proponents to ensure the growth and success of financial technology in Nigeria Read more: https://www.dailytrust.com.ng/access-bank-africa-fintech-foundry-support-tech-startup-with-10000-h Innovation & Startups The future of banking News Aggregation Team Thursday, May 23, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53432/the-future-of-banking Transformative business model evolution within financial services. Innovation & Startups LPL Financial Increases Outlook for 2019 Technology Investment to $150 Million Ana Hall Thursday, May 23, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53433/lpl-financial-increases-outlook-for-2019-technology-investment-to-150-million To keep up with the demands of the industry and investors, advisors increasingly need to leverage technology to increase efficiency, create scale and offer a digital service experience to meet investors’ demands,” said Burt White Innovation & Startups Yorkshire Bank insight reveals SMEs understand digital transformation is vital News Aggregation Team Thursday, May 23, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53434/yorkshire-bank-insight-reveals-smes-understand-digital-transformation-is-vital The figures also indicated that investors are increasingly funding technology transformation, with 36% of tech-led businesses reportedly finding access to funding “easy”. Innovation & Startups Innovation the key to insurance evolution News Aggregation Team Wednesday, May 22, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53406/innovation-the-key-to-insurance-evolution The panel agreed that it is important that automation can help clients get value from analytics and understand the data that they are faced with on an everyday basis. Innovation & Startups Trustly and Collector Bank AB partner to offer Nordic merchants instant bank payments in the Collector Checkout Ana Hall Wednesday, May 22, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53418/trustly-and-collector-bank-ab-partner-to-offer-nordic-merchants-instant-bank-payments-in-the-collector-checkout With Trustly’s fast, simple and secure online banking payment solution, Collector’s merchants can enable their Nordic customers to pay with a method they are familiar with. Innovation & Startups Banking on voice News Aggregation Team Tuesday, May 21, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53386/banking-on-voice Voice-assisted devices will revolutionize the financial-services industry by providing customers with on-demand service and by helping banks reduce costs. Innovation & Startups Fintech Raisin Finally Crosses the Atlantic to Enter the Massive US Savings Market News Aggregation Team Tuesday, May 21, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53399/fintech-raisin-finally-crosses-the-atlantic-to-enter-the-massive-us-savings-market Raisin has aggressively expanded its service across Europe adding new features and products over time. Trading Platforms ABN AMRO joins investors helping Tealium target global expansion News Aggregation Team Friday, May 17, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53359/abn-amro-joins-investors-helping-tealium-target-global-expansion Tealium will use the funding to accelerate its global go-to-market activities and drive product innovation for its AudienceStream real-time customer data platform. Trading Platforms CGI to partner HSBC transformational trade technology platform News Aggregation Team Thursday, May 09, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53238/cgi-to-partner-hsbc-transformational-trade-technology-platform With the continued faltering of some of Europe’s most established names in the sector Trading Platforms RBI joins Marco Polo network News Aggregation Team Wednesday, May 08, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53219/rbi-joins-marco-polo-network It leverages R3’s Corda blockchain technology and the distributed trade finance platform from TradeIX to enable bank members to offer a wide range of solutions at scale, for a low marginal cost and with a single integration. Trading Platforms Fintech: Crowdlending Surge in Switzerland News Aggregation Team Tuesday, May 07, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53199/fintech-crowdlending-surge-in-switzerland Thirteen digital platforms financed projects with loans worth a total 262 million Swiss francs ($258 million) Trading Platforms Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank (Japan) selected Acumen-net to be deployed across 6 Overseas Offices to support their Treasury Operations News Aggregation Team Friday, May 03, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53154/sumitomo-mitsui-trust-bank-japan-selected-acumen-net-to-be-deployed-across-6-overseas-offices-to-support-their-treasury-operations SuMiTB was also looking for the solution with a single common database to facilitate its global system management while overcoming the induced challenges of time zones, volume and confidentiality across offices. Trading Platforms Amazon launches new Middle East marketplace, and rebrands Souq, the company it bought for $580 million in 2017 News Aggregation Team Wednesday, May 01, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53114/amazon-launches-new-middle-east-marketplace-and-rebrands-souq-the-company-it-bought-for-580-million-in-2017 With the launch, Amazon said that it is rebranding Souq, the e-commerce company it bought for $580 million in 2017, to Amazon.ae. Trading Platforms Global Data Analytics Outsourcing Market 2019 Accenture, Capgemini, Mu Sigma, RSA Security, Fractal Analytics, Genpact News Aggregation Team Tuesday, April 23, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/52988/global-data-analytics-outsourcing-market-2019-accenture-capgemini-mu-sigma-rsa-security-fractal-analytics-genpact The Data Analytics Outsourcing market report shows a point by point division (Escriptive, Prescriptive, Predictive) of the overall market reliant on development, product type, application, and distinctive techniques and systems. Trading Platforms Edge Shortlisted For UK Digital Experience Awards 2019 Ana Hall Thursday, April 18, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/52961/edge-shortlisted-for-uk-digital-experience-awards-2019 JTC Private Office states that ‘time is the new luxury’ and as a result we treat the development of technology that enables us to deliver that as a fundamental goal. Trading Platforms Banks turn to a former rival to jump-start digital platforms News Aggregation Team Wednesday, April 17, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/52940/banks-turn-to-a-former-rival-to-jump-start-digital-platforms Chicago-based Avant, which has originated over $6 billion in loans since 2012, intends to offer portions of its technology stack to financial institutions. Trading Platforms The impact of financial innovation on the financial markets News Aggregation Team Wednesday, May 22, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53409/the-impact-of-financial-innovation-on-the-financial-markets With asset owners increasingly looking at tactical investing, understanding the impact of financial innovation on market volatility is more important – and simultaneously more challenging – than it has been in the past, a group of high-level i Hedge Fund Technology Fintechs, CBN collaborate to drive agency banking News Aggregation Team Monday, May 20, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53378/fintechs-cbn-collaborate-to-drive-agency-banking Speaking at the summit, the Deputy Governor, Financial Systems Stability, CBN, Mrs Aishah Ahmad, reiterated the apex bank’s commitment to the successful implementation of agent banking in Nigeria. Hedge Fund Technology Data management and regtech specialist chooses Cork for new hub News Aggregation Team Sunday, May 19, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53365/data-management-and-regtech-specialist-chooses-cork-for-new-hub Cork is the second largest city in Ireland, and is located in the south of the country. Hedge Fund Technology The rise of the treasurer: A technology imperative for asset managers? News Aggregation Team Thursday, May 16, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53320/the-rise-of-the-treasurer-a-technology-imperative-for-asset-managers As a result, some still cling on to familiar ways of doing things, which typically include manual or legacy technology-based processes. Hedge Fund Technology Intertrust Engages With Financial Services Clients Kris Borres Thursday, May 16, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53328/intertrust-engages-with-financial-services-clients They redistributed the survey to the industry in April 2019 where they gathered 54 responses to highlight more recent findings, specific to the US market. Hedge Fund Technology Goldman Sachs is moving more tech jobs to cheap locations. So, what if you want to work in New York or London? News Aggregation Team Wednesday, May 15, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53308/goldman-sachs-is-moving-more-tech-jobs-to-cheap-locations-so-what-if-you-want-to-work-in-new-york-or-london Goldman is currently advertising six Bangalore roles in a team known as the, 'Foundational Technology Group,' which develops common solutions for managing the firm's infrastructure. Hedge Fund Technology TB Sunridge Advisors Paves Way with Registration Approval to Manage Digital Assets News Aggregation Team Wednesday, May 15, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53314/tb-sunridge-advisors-paves-way-with-registration-approval-to-manage-digital-assets To be registered, TB Sunridge Advisors had to obtain various regulatory licenses, including filing numerous documents with the state securities board. Hedge Fund Technology Old Mutual Investment Group pairs with robo-adviser for socially responsible fund News Aggregation Team Tuesday, May 14, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53297/old-mutual-investment-group-pairs-with-robo-adviser-for-socially-responsible-fund The fund will have higher fees that Moneybox’s standard global shares fund, at 0.18 per cent compared to 0.12 per cent per year. Hedge Fund Technology BlackRock wraps up acquisition of French software provider eFront News Aggregation Team Monday, May 13, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53270/blackrock-wraps-up-acquisition-of-french-software-provider-efront The deal, valued at $1.3bn, was first announced this March. Hedge Fund Technology BlackRock completes eFront acquisition Ana Hall Monday, May 13, 2019 1:00 am http://fintech-news.net/article/53274/blackrock-completes-efront-acquisition Combination of Aladdin and eFront Sets New Standard in Investment Management Technology Hedge Fund Technology