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ISLAMIC FINANCE FUTURES

In the UK the number of banks offering Islamic financial services is more than four times greater than any other country in Western Europe: holdings of Islamic assets total around $19 billion. In serving the growing inte...
Tony Virdi

THE CHANGING FACE OF PAYMENTS

Whilst the way money exchange is handled around the world varies dramatically from region to region, one thing cannot be denied: payments systems, infrastructures and options are evolving. Over the years, we have transit...
Dan Hooper

RISKS AND REWARDS IN FINANCIAL TECHNOLOGY

By Dan Hooper, director of Piccadilly Group, a niche provider of specialist test and assurance solutions to the financial services sector The purported Chinese curse, “May you live in interesting times”, remains as apt a...
Adrian Carr

COMPLEXITY – THE BIG DATA CHALLENGE

By Adrian Carr, Vice President EMEA, MarkLogic When it comes to big data, financial services firms are struggling to manage not only massive volumes of data, but data in a variety of formats – from structured and semi-st...
Myles Dawson

FIVE TIPS FOR A SEAMLESS SEPA TRANSITION

By Myles Dawson, UK Country Manager, Adyen The new SEPA regulations offer a number of opportunities for e-commerce businesses to gain an edge over competitors. But due to hesitation on the part of merchants and a lack of...