Equivalence hopes on financial rules fade as EU slams UK’s lack of commitment
Banking

Equivalence hopes on financial rules fade as EU slams UK’s lack of commitment

4m | By Tom Lemmon, Reporter

Equivalence hopes on financial rules fade as EU sl...

Prospects for a EU-UK equivalence agreement on financial services regulation appeared to ebb away after EU commissioner Mairead McGuinness criticised ...

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Remote F&A teams embrace automation of account certification at year-end close
Trading & brokering

Remote F&A teams embrace automation of account certification at year-end close

10m | ReconArt

Remote F&A teams embrace automation of account cer...

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Well, except for the accounting community struggling with the year-end close. Most of the stress and frustra...

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How to succeed in moving risk software in the cloud
Treasury

How to succeed in moving risk software in the cloud

10m | CompatibL Technologies LLC

How to succeed in moving risk software in the clou...

The emerging cloud technologies offer numerous benefits over traditional on-premises deployments. While the rate of cloud adoption in the financial in...

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Salesforce catching up with Slack deal
Insurance

Salesforce catching up with Slack deal

10m | By Tom Lemmon, Reporter

Salesforce catching up with Slack deal

Salesforce’s decision to acquire Slack for $27.7bn can be read as an attempt to try to gain ground on competitors, according to Graham Norton-St...

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The complexities of creating fintech and how to overcome them
Insurance

The complexities of creating fintech and how to overcome them

11m |

The complexities of creating fintech and how to ov...

It’s been a hugely challenging year for the banking sector. Companies have had to think on their feet and, in most cases, quickly leverage new t...

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What does 2021 hold for digital financial services?
Insurance

What does 2021 hold for digital financial services?

11m | iProov

What does 2021 hold for digital financial services...

1. More financial regulators will authorise onboarding via automated biometrics Within the next 12 months, banking regulators in global territories &...

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Upcoming CME closures pressure unprepared firms
Insurance

Upcoming CME closures pressure unprepared firms

11m | By Emma Olsson, Reporter

Upcoming CME closures pressure unprepared firms

Firms are running out of time to switch reporting platforms and trade repositories (TR) as the closure date for CME Group’s NEX/Abide looms. &ld...

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No let up for CAT obligations
Trading & brokering

No let up for CAT obligations

12m | By Philip Flood, Solutions Consultant

No let up for CAT obligations

The latest Consolidated Audit Trail (CAT) reporting obligations went live on October 26. However, there’s no time to rest for firms, who are now taske...

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Buyers’ brief: how tech is helping boutique asset managers compete in a scale game
Trading & brokering

Buyers’ brief: how tech is helping boutique asset managers compete in a scale game

12m | bobsguide

Buyers’ brief: how tech is helping boutique asset ...

Investment managers have been under immense pressure for some time, which is acting as a catalyst for much-needed change across the asset management i...

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AI adoption flounders in CRM
Insurance

AI adoption flounders in CRM

2y | By Emma Olsson, Reporter

AI adoption flounders in CRM

Despite being touted as the future of customer relationship software, a recent study by Freshworks – a customer engagement company – revea...

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Q&A: Thought Machine CTO on agility, legacy systems, and cloud management
Insurance

Q&A: Thought Machine CTO on agility, legacy systems, and cloud management

2y | By Michael McCaw, Editor

Q&A: Thought Machine CTO on agility, legacy system...

Previously a senior software engineer at Google, William Montgomery brought unique insights into developing large scale cloud infrastructure with him ...

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Capital markets regtech in review
Trading & brokering

Capital markets regtech in review

2y | By Rebekah Tunstead, Reporter

Capital markets regtech in review

While fintech investment is expected to grow at about $80bn a year, spending in regtech is predicted to go beyond $115bn in the next four years, accor...

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2020 fintech conferences to watch out for
Banking

2020 fintech conferences to watch out for

2y | bobsguide

2020 fintech conferences to watch out for

Bobsguide have complied a list of the global fintech conferences that will take place during 2020. This page will be updated as and when new informati...

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How AI can combat the growing menace of trade-based money laundering
Trading & brokering

How AI can combat the growing menace of trade-based money laundering

2y | Pelican

How AI can combat the growing menace of trade-base...

The menace of trade-based money laundering (TBML) is an increasing, yet often under-reported, financial and reputational risk to banks and a growing c...

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The new radicals: a better approach to wealth technology
Asset management

The new radicals: a better approach to wealth technology

2y | By Russ Bryan, Director

The new radicals: a better approach to wealth tech...

The wealth industry has never found it easy to implement systems and adapt to new technologies. One reason for this is that there is a cultural divide...

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Report: FIs warned to prepare for quantum threats

Report: FIs warned to prepare for quantum threats

2y | By Emma Olsson, Reporter

Report: FIs warned to prepare for quantum threats

Once considered too futuristic to pose a real risk, quantum computers will soon become a reality – and financial institutions (FI) are not yet p...

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Enough is enough: the onslaught of FS regulatory demands won’t cease, so capital markets participants need a new approach
Asset management

Enough is enough: the onslaught of FS regulatory demands won’t cease, so capital markets participants need a new approach

2y | Gresham Technologies

Enough is enough: the onslaught of FS regulatory d...

After more than a decade of intensifying regulatory scrutiny, and calls for greater transparency across financial markets, it is striking that so many...

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FIA Tech’s Davis: Futures industry must prioritise tag 1031 codes
Insurance

FIA Tech’s Davis: Futures industry must prioritise tag 1031 codes

2y | By Rebekah Tunstead, Reporter

FIA Tech’s Davis: Futures industry must prioritise...

Brokers, exchanges, and clearing houses must make implementation of the Future Industry Association (FIA)’s execution source codes a priori...

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