Articles by Elliot Burr

Kurtosys Spotlight: Andy Saperstein, Impact Report, London fintech

By Elliot Burr on November 21, 2019
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This week’s edition of Kurtosys Spotlight features Andy Saperstein from Morgan Stanley Wealth Management, disruptive factors to the eurozone, London’s fintech wins, Deloitte’s big impact, chances to be creative and DEADx highlights. Digital Leader Spotlight: Andy…

Kurtosys Spotlight: Dominic Traynor, Monex Summit, Facebook fintech

By Elliot Burr on November 14, 2019
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This week’s edition of Kurtosys Spotlight features Dominic Traynor, urbanisation and its investment implications, our interview with Orbis’ Dan Brocklebank, Monex Summit, Facebook fintech and Nedbank’s Golf Challenge 2019. Digital Leader Spotlight: Dominic Traynor, Global Head…

15 excellently designed insurance and insurtech websites

By Elliot Burr on November 6, 2019
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Insurance companies have often pushed the boat out with their marketing efforts. Traditional firms have often become household names through the strategy of paid advertisements and brand awareness (think GEICO’s mascot and ubiquitous advertising in the…

Kurtosys Spotlight: Tim Jenkins, China icebergs, Powerlist 2020

By Elliot Burr on November 1, 2019
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This week’s edition of Kurtosys Spotlight features Tim Jenkins, growing investment opportunities in China, a FundForum subsidiary event, and a chart-topping fintech founder. Digital Leader Spotlight: Tim Jenkins, Global Digital Marketing Manager at T. Rowe Price…

Kurtosys Spotlight: Clay Hagland, FN awards, road to Brexit

By Elliot Burr on October 25, 2019
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This week’s edition of Kurtosys Spotlight features Clay Hagland, AI developments (or not), our podcast with Winnie Sun, a year in fintech, the FN Asset Management Awards and musings on the lead-up to Brexit. Digital Leader…

Kurtosys Spotlight: Most impactful women, Anji Stewart, TV marketing

By Elliot Burr on October 18, 2019
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This week’s edition of Kurtosys Spotlight features Anji Stewart, an advanced sustainable investing handbook, a global retirement infographic, TV spots, comics, and the most impactful women in fintech and beyond, 2019. Digital Leader Spotlight: Anji Stewart,…

Connecting the Dots – Winnie Sun [Podcast]

By Elliot Burr on October 16, 2019
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In this edition of our Connecting the Dots podcast, we chat with co-founder of Sun Group Wealth Partners and social media influencer Winnie Sun. Winnie outlines her history as a financial advisor, the founding of her…

Kurtosys Spotlight: InsurTech report, Thorsten Heymann, speed dating

By Elliot Burr on October 11, 2019
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This week’s edition of Kurtosys Spotlight features Allianz’ Thorsten Heymann, the 2019 World InsurTech Report, our interview with Kames’ Mark Savage, Libra coin updates, and fund manager speed dating. Digital Leader Spotlight: Thorsten Heymann, Global Head…

Constructing a content hub for the complete omni-channel marketing experience

By Elliot Burr on October 9, 2019
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If you can think of the most pertinent, familiar, but also useful buzzwords for marketing in the financial services space, amongst those will be such terms as “digital experience” or “customer journey”. It’s no coincidence however…

Kurtosys Spotlight: Colleen Rodgers, Bunq, 11:YEARS

By Elliot Burr on October 4, 2019
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This week’s edition of Kurtosys Spotlight features Matthews Asia’s Colleen Rodgers, the top 300 pension funds, Bunq in the EU, our podcast with Olivier Khatib, year-end articles beginning, and the release of 11:YEARS. Digital Leader Spotlight:…

Kurtosys Spotlight: Ya’eesh Cader, PrimeCap, #WFDayofService

By Elliot Burr on September 27, 2019
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This week’s edition of Kurtosys Spotlight features Sanlam Investments’ Ya’eesh Cader, PrimeCap Odyssey Funds, the future of attracting talent from the IA, cannabis ETFs in Europe, the lang cat’s DEADx Talks, and Wells Fargo’s charitable initiatives….

Connecting the Dots – Olivier Khatib [Podcast]

By Elliot Burr on September 25, 2019
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In this latest edition of the Connecting the Dots podcast, we chat with Olivier Khatib, CTO and Chief Data Scientist at Sensefolio. Olivier first outlines his background in finance and technology throughout his time at university,…