Articles by Elliot Burr

The Fintech World Series: Japan

By Elliot Burr on April 18, 2018
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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…

AMMF #32: Brazil, Brexit, baseball and bitcoin

By Elliot Burr on April 13, 2018
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Welcome to our asset management marketing roundup This week’s round up brings you Brexit issues for the FCA, two global firsts, Latin America’s crypto craze and a digital wallet for kids. Chris Cahill Is now ➜ Interim…

Women in FinTech: Emily Kennedy [Interview]

By Elliot Burr on April 10, 2018
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Welcome to our interview series with women leaders at Kurtosys, covering their experiences in the Financial Services and Technology industries. Today we meet Emily Kennedy, a Business Analyst based in Raleigh, North Carolina. Having been one of our Raleigh…

AMMF #31: Q1 review, an FCA shakeup, Lady Gaga and AI

By Elliot Burr on April 6, 2018
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Welcome to our asset management marketing roundup This week’s round up brings you a service for first-time investors, the FCA’s asset management shakeup, a quarterly review, Lady Gaga and AI. Movers & Shakers Louise Head Is now…

Kurtosys to exhibit at 14th ALFI London Cocktail & Conference Event

By Elliot Burr on April 4, 2018
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Kurtosys is pleased to announce that we will be exhibitors at the upcoming ALFI London Cocktail & Conference. The 14th edition of the conference is due to take place on the 2nd and 3rd May 2018,…

AMMF #30: Pictet website, 30 Under 30, a fund world behemoth

By Elliot Burr on March 31, 2018
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Welcome to our asset management marketing roundup This week’s round up brings you the top 20 ESG ETFs, blockchain success, ICO problems, and a “splash” in the fund world. Movers & Shakers Alyssa Dutton Is now ➜…

Kurtosys Head of Digital tackles millennials at FS Forum panel

By Elliot Burr on March 27, 2018
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On 17 April 2018, our Global Head of Digital Rich Watts will be a guest speaker at a Financial Services Forum event. Entitled What Can We Learn From Millennials?, this talk will focus on the asset…

AMMF #29: Sovereign wealth fund sequel, AM partnerships, the FinServ DJ

By Elliot Burr on March 23, 2018
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Welcome to our asset management marketing roundup This week’s round up brings you a dual-country fund launch sequel, incredible infographics, the return of gamification, and the DJ sideline of a potential financial giant’s CEO. Movers & Shakers…

AMMF #28: A demerger, crypto-wins and losses, next gen money managers

By Elliot Burr on March 16, 2018
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Welcome to our asset management marketing roundup This week’s round up brings you crypto-partnerships, crypto-criticism, a strategically planned industry demerger, and fund management thoughts from International Women’s Day. Movers & Shakers Lee Matthews Is now ➜ Director,…

Controversial ETF, China’s equity picks, data protection update [VIDEO]

By Elliot Burr on March 9, 2018
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This month’s video round up presents revolutionary fund launches, a data protection-themed test, gender equality studies, and more of our favourite investment industry websites. Please find links to the talked-about articles and features below. Fund Launches…

AMMF #27: The Royce Funds, GDPR how-to, BlueBay’s CEO

By Elliot Burr on March 2, 2018
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Welcome to our asset management marketing roundup Asset managers are increasingly looking to embrace digital, offering innovative ways to engage with investors who are looking to trust those that are up to speed. From marketing funds…

AMMF #26: Major acquisition, advisor apps, Bitcoin’s “tulip mania”

By Elliot Burr on February 23, 2018
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Welcome to our asset management marketing roundup Asset managers are increasingly looking to embrace digital, offering innovative ways to engage with investors who are looking to trust those that are up to speed. From marketing funds…