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The Fintech World Series: The Baltic States

By Elliot Burr on January 17, 2017
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Fintech is exploding. It is a global industry, striving to change the future of finance. …And the future is now. At Kurtosys, we’ve set out to cover exactly what’s happening in the financial industry the world…

Friday Fund Marketing Roundup #28

By Elliot Burr on January 13, 2017
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Welcome to our digital marketing round-up Here at Kurtosys we fall down the digital rabbit hole so you don’t have to. We’ve pulled out some of the best reports, eBooks and articles from the digital sphere,…

Opportunity from adversity: why fund managers should welcome the FCA’s criticisms

By David Prosser on January 10, 2017
FCA Criticism

The Financial Conduct Authority’s interim report on the asset management sector could hardly be more damning. It accuses fund managers, particularly those who run active funds, of failing to do their job properly (since so few…

Friday Fund Marketing Roundup #27

By Elliot Burr on January 6, 2017
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Welcome to our digital marketing round-up Here at Kurtosys we fall down the digital rabbit hole so you don’t have to. We’ve pulled out some of the best reports, eBooks and articles from the digital sphere,…

The Fintech World Series: Australia

By Elliot Burr on January 5, 2017
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Fintech is exploding. It is a global industry, striving to change the future of finance. …And the future is now. At Kurtosys, we’ve set out to cover exactly what’s happening in the financial industry the world…

A Digital Outlook for 2017 and Beyond

By Mash Patel on January 4, 2017
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By most measures, it was a pretty normal day in the City of London. The date was 18th November 2016 and for most people in the asset management industry, it was business as usual. Whilst the…

Insurtech: Five ways insurers are getting ahead in a digital world

By Hannah Smith on January 3, 2017
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After 100 years of doing the same old thing, the insurance market has experienced huge changes over the last decade. The world’s biggest insurance players are making significant investments in new technology, and partnering with small,…

The People’s Trust: a new model for investor engagement?

By David Prosser on December 30, 2016
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It’s fair to say Daniel Godfrey, the founder of The People’s Trust, a new investment company raising funds for a launch in 2017, has ruffled a few feathers over the years. He was once a combative…

How Will Trump’s Focus on Deregulation Affect Asset Management?

By Karen Riccio on December 28, 2016
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By now, the world is well aware that Americans voted President-elect Donald Trump into office, and he’s making waves and promises to overturn many of the previous administration’s policies even before being sworn in this coming…

Friday Fund Marketing Roundup #26

By Elliot Burr on December 23, 2016
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Welcome to our digital marketing round-up Here at Kurtosys we fall down the digital rabbit hole so you don’t have to. We’ve pulled out some of the best reports, eBooks and articles from the digital sphere,…

5 Lessons from failed Digital Projects

By Tayo Abinusawa on December 21, 2016
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Highlights: 70 – 80% of all digital transformation programmes fail Technology is an enabler not the solution People are the most important determinant of success Despite the rate of digital transformation failures, the race to become…

The Art of the FinServ Blog: Part II

By Elliot Burr on December 20, 2016
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Welcome back! Or, if you missed Part I of this article, you can catch up with us here. “Once more unto the breach, dear friends, once more.” 4. Brand “My Adidas / walk through concert doors /…

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