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Joris Lochy

Joris Lochy Product Manager at Intix | Co-founder at Capilever

The Future of Banking: Beyond Products, Towards Experiences

The financial industry is undergoing a significant transformation. Banks are evolving from mere repositories of money and providers of loans and investments into facilitators of our financial journeys and personal assistants in financial well-being. This shift marks the beginning of an era characterized by embedded banking and deproductization. Tr...

/inclusion /predictions Digital Banking Trends

Drake Paulson

Drake Paulson VP, Head of Partnership and Client Experience at Anduin Transactions

The Hunt is On for AI Synergies in Private Equity Portfolio Companies

It’s not news that private equity firms act as technology strategists and guides to foster synergies between the companies in their portfolio. In 2024, their focus is on AI-enabled synergies within the portfolio. In this article, Drake Paulson, VP of Client Experience and Partnerships at Anduin Transactions, analyzes how the initiatives of synergi...

/startups /markets Innovation in Financial Services

Serhii Bondarenko

Serhii Bondarenko Artificial Intelegence at Tickeron

Crafting a Winning Strategy for Stock Trading

In the intricate world of trading and investing, three distinct methodologies—fundamental analysis (FA), technical analysis (TA), and quantitative analysis (QA)—stand out for their unique approaches to evaluating market securities. This article delves into the essence of these methodologies, highlighting their benefits and the synergy of integrati...

/inclusion /crime Artificial Intelligence

Edvards Margevics

Edvards Margevics Co-partner at CONCRYT

How Debanking Threatens Both Businesses and Banks

When Nigel Farage’s bank accounts with Coutts were closed it threw the spotlight on an issue that has affected others for years – debanking. Edvards Margevics, Co-partner of CONCRYT, looks at why debanking is on the rise, the consequences of the practice, and how to protect yourself against it. Recent UK figures show 2.7% of accounts held by smal...

/regulation /markets

Carlo R.W. De Meijer

Carlo R.W. De Meijer Owner and Economist at MIFSA

Blockchain and TradFi: from disruption to transformation

Blockchain has longtime been looked at as a disruptive technology for the traditional financial (TradFi) industry. But that idea is fundamentally changing. TradFi institutions are increasingly realizing the importance of distributed ledger technology and blockchain’s opportunities. They are more and more prepared to use this innovative technology f...

/crypto Blockchain Observations

Aleksandra Kitina

Aleksandra Kitina Head of Marketing at COLIBRIX

Mastering the Art of Building a High-Performing Fintech Team: Top 3 Strategies for Succes

One of the key ingredients for success in the fintech industry is a high-performing team. While motivation and inspiration play a key role, there's a deeper layer to creating a team that not only meets, but also goes beyond expectations. If you want to learn more on how to motivate and inspire a fintech team, you can read our previous blog post h...

/people Change Management

Varun Ghai

Varun Ghai AVP & Head of Business UK & Europe at Newgen Software Technologies (UK) Ltd

Adapting Low-Code Platforms: Embracing the Fail Fast, Change Fast Philosophy

If your organization is still investing “Months and Millions” in building customer journeys & process automation, then it is time to wake up. By the time your automation is ready, the time for the next change will have already come and you will be forced to ask for your next automation budget. In today's dynamic business environment, with redu...

/regulation /retail Banking and Lending Solutions

Yogendra Singh

Yogendra Singh Vice President, Global Head, Solution Consulting at Oracle

Maximizing Capital Efficiency: Collateral Optimization in Basel III Post-Crisis

Introduction: In the aftermath of the 2008 financial crisis, regulators implemented Basel III to fortify the global banking system. Among its many provisions, collateral optimization emerged as a critical strategy for banks to reduce risk-weighted assets (RWAs) while maintaining exposure to credit portfolios. This article delves into the significa...

/regulation /retail Banking

Antony Fung

Antony Fung Marketing Manager at CJC

DORA – Navigating the EU’s Operational Resilience Landscape

DORA – Bolstering and Harmonising Operational Resilience Across the EU. See full article at The EU’s DORA is inevitable and will have rippling effects beyond the union. It supersedes previous industry-specific operational resilience guidelines and overcomes nationa...

/security /regulation Operational Risk Management

Yogendra Singh

Yogendra Singh Vice President, Global Head, Solution Consulting at Oracle

Navigating the Basel End Game: A Comprehensive Guide to Regulatory Capital and Net Interest Margin

Introduction: The Basel III regulatory framework, developed post-2008 financial crisis, aimed to fortify the global banking system. As discussions around the Basel end game intensify, regulators, central banks, and financial institutions are navigating the path forward for banking regulation. This article delves into the intricacies of the Basel e...

/regulation /predictions Banking Regulations