GFT

GFT delivers enterprise scale solutions quickly and effectively using a resource base of over 4,500 specialists across 12 countries in Europe and the Americas. We are one of the world’s leading IT solutions providers to the banking sector, with a unique hybrid model of onsite and nearshore consultants.

Company Announcements

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GFT appoints Marika Lulay as new CEO, to place focus on international expansion and transformative technologies

1st June 2017

Marika Lulay is committed to expanding GFT's global offering, exploring new technologies where appropriate, whilst maintaining a focus on clients within the finance sector.  GFT, the leading provider of business, design and technology consulting to the financial services community, has appointed Marika Lulay as Chief Executive Officer...
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GFT releases case study on nearshore development success

30th May 2017

GFT have released a case study after enabling a 80% improvement in time to market for one of the world's leading global banks. The quality and cost efficiency of the banks improved significantly following a relocation from India to Poland. The global banking client benefited from improved working practices and proven mix of business...
GFT at tomorrow’s Google Cloud Lighthouse – Financial Services event
GFT at tomorrow’s Google Cloud Lighthouse – Financial Services event

28th March 2017

GFT is delighted to be at tomorrow’s Google Cloud Lighthouse – Financial Services event at the Google UK’s offices at 1 St Giles High Street in London. Our own Nick Weisfeld and Mohit Dwivedi will be giving a presentation titled ‘Blockchain and Google Cloud - Is there anything in it for banks?’ which will discuss...
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GFT at this months Risk.Net FRTB event

14th March 2017

GFT is delighted to be at the Risk.Net Fundamental Review of the Trading Book (FRTB) training course taking place on Wednesday 22 March & Thursday 23 March in Convent Garden, London. The two day event will bring together a variety of industry experts to discuss and evaluate FRTB’s development and upcoming challenges. John Barclay...
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GFT Group posts double-digit growth in financial year 2016

1st March 2017

The GFT Group today announced its preliminary and unaudited figures for the financial year 2016. With solid growth in revenue and earnings, the technology specialist for the financial services industry exceeded its full-year guidance slightly. The main growth driver was demand from retail banks for digitalisation solutions. In the Americas & UK...
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GFT engages tech start-ups at 4YFN to shape the future of financial services

27th February 2017

GFT, the international provider of innovative IT solutions and services and a leading specialist in the financial sector, announces its participation once again in the Mobile World Congress, which will take place from 27 February to 1 March in Barcelona. In particular, GFT is one of the companies that will be based in ‘4 Years From Now’...
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Banco Original wins award for innovative digital solution developed by GFT

7th February 2017

GFT, the global provider of advisory, business consulting, IT and software services to the financial sector, has announced an award win, alongside their client Banco Original in Brazil for “the most innovative business model of the financial industry”, according to the Executivos Financeiros, eFinance Awards 2016. GFT’s App...
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GFT expands its retail banking offering in the UK and North America

19th January 2017

GFT, the leading provider of business, design and technology consulting to 8 of the top 10 global banks, today announces that it is expanding its retail banking practice in the UK, supported by the appointment of senior hire Christian Ball, who joins as Head of Retail across the GFT Atlantic Region. Building on the company’s extensive...
GFT Spotlights 2017 Trends Shaping Financial Services
GFT Spotlights 2017 Trends Shaping Financial Services

29th December 2016

GFT, the leading business, design and technology consultancy working with the top 10 global investment banks and hedge funds, today announced top trends impacting financial institutions as they strive to create ongoing value through digital enablement. These trends show an ongoing shift towards cost efficiency models, regtech innovation and a...
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GFT supports Lombard Risk in the execution of its global collateral strategy

18th November 2016

• Lombard Risk is delivering its next solution – Collateral Management Software as a Service (SasS) in the cloud  • GFT brings advanced UX design best practice expertise to support Lombard’s next generation product initiative  • GFT will utilise experienced business and technical specialists from EMEA to...