Technology

The Fintech World Series: Switzerland

By Elliot Burr on March 28, 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…

Smart Beta 2.0: Carving a New Pathway in the Wild West of ETFs

By Courtney McQuade on March 23, 2017
Smart Beta ETF Wild West

The world of smart beta is in its infancy. Traditional indexes are constructed based on market capitalization. Creative and resourceful individuals are turning the idea of index construction upside down on its head by introducing new…

We need more data sharing now, says wealth and fund manager Priday

By Tim Cooper on March 22, 2017
Data-sharing

James Priday, managing director of Exeter- and London-based advisory firm Prydis Wealth and discretionary fund manager P1 Investment Management, is on a mission to revolutionise the use of technology in financial services. This includes a target…

Big Data Makes Big Differences for Financial Firms

By Karen Riccio on March 20, 2017
Big Data Greece

The collection of data goes all the way back to ancient times when the Library of Alexandria in Egypt served as the world’s hub for every papyrus scroll—estimated up to 700,000 or the equivalent of 100,000…

The Fintech World Series: The Netherlands

By Elliot Burr on March 14, 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…

Ten questions to ask when choosing new fund management software

By David Prosser on March 13, 2017
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New tools and technologies will enable fund managers to embrace the opportunities presented by the rapidly-evolving asset management sector, but choose wisely. Technology is already a key battleground in the fund management sector, but as digital…

Compliance: How to use artificial intelligence to Know Your Customer

By Graham Jarvis on March 2, 2017
AI-compliance

Financial services organisations have since the financial crisis in 2008 had to respond to a stricter regulatory compliance regime. This has led to the introduction of technologies that automate processes such as Know Your Customer (KYC)…

The Fintech World Series: Canada

By Elliot Burr on February 28, 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…

The Fintech World Series: Belgium

By Elliot Burr on February 14, 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…

Open Banking API: Get Ready for Disruption

By Shrikant Thakare on February 13, 2017
Open-Banking-API

There is a general feeling in the market that UK Retail Banking is not competitive and the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) can’t work out the best possible ways to reform the industry. Not a single…

AI for InsurTech: A Risky Business?

By John Greenwood on February 1, 2017
AI-Insurtech

Every New Year brings with it a host of predictions of how our world will change in the next 12 months. For 34 staff at Japanese life insurer Fukoki Mutual Life, recent forecasts that 2017 would…

The Fintech World Series: Luxembourg

By Elliot Burr on January 31, 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…

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