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Payment Operator in Western Balkans Uses IBM Cloud Private to Drive its Digital Transformation Compuware ThruPut Manager Empowers Next-Generation IT Staff to Optimize Mainframe Batch Execution The Dark Side of Cryptocurrencies – Protecting Against Illegal Mining Asset managers may face Q1 research bill shock Barclays Eagle Lab will help Isle of Man businesses soar to new heights Banking on Experiences: Getting to the Business End of Digital Transformation ICON Helps Establish New Industry Standards Group To Improve Clinical Trial Collaboration And Execution BAKERHOSTETLER DATA SECURITY INCIDENT RESPONSE REPORT DEMONSTRATES NEED FOR CYBER RESILIENCE AND LEVERAGING COMPROMISE RESPONSE INTELLIGENCE 3D Signatures Collaborates with mdxhealth to Evaluate Telo-PC(TM) Test in Prostate Cancer BLOCKCHAIN AND DLTS MUST EVOLVE TO MEET THE NEEDS OF CORPORATE FINANCE AND FX BIG PROPERTY DATA LAUNCHES UNIQUE £1M SOLUTION WITHIN ENVIRONMENTAL RISK REPORTS WITH AVIVA PLC BANKING ON TRADE: A MARKET OF OPPORTUNITY PREPARING FOR THE UNEXPECTED CAN HELP SMES PROSPER UK PUBLIC SECTOR: TOP 10 PREDICTIONS FOR 2018 APAC FINTECHS EMBRACE OPEN INNOVATION WITH FINASTRA MANAGING THE RISK OF REGULATION: HOW SELF-REGULATION COULD REINVIGORATE THE CRYPTOCURRENCY BOOM IMPACT INVESTING AND GLOBAL SECURITIES FRAUD LITIGATION ‘MADE SIMPLE’ GUIDES PUBLISHED BY PLSA TALKING PAYMENTS AT MOBILE WORLD CONGRESS 2018 OVER 50% OF BUSINESSES UNCERTAIN ABOUT HOW MUCH “FOREIGN VAT” THEY CAN RECLAIM HOW SMALL AND MEDIUM SIZED ENTERPRISES CAN UTILISE ZOMBIE ASSETS FOR BUSINESS GROWTH PLAYGIGA SEES CLOUD GAMING SERVICES AS THE NEXT BIG OPPORTUNITY FOR TELCOS AND MEDIA COMPANIES SAUDI ARABIA SET TO REVOLUTIONISE THE FINTECH INDUSTRY USING BLOCKCHAIN TECHNOLOGY ETHOCA’S INTEGRATED SOLUTION SUITE AIMS TO ERADICATE 90% OF CHARGEBACKS THROUGH PROVEN INDUSTRY COLLABORATION DELOITTE GLOBAL HEALTH CARE OUTLOOK FOR 2018: WORKING TOWARDS SMART HEALTH CARE FLY NOW PAY LATER PARTNERS WITH LEADING ONLINE TRAVEL COMPANY TRAVEL UP GROUP ECO-FRIENDLY RETAIL CARDS – LEAN, GREEN REVENUE-BUILDING MACHINES CONTRARIAN INVESTORS PILE $16M INTO PLATINUM INSIDE A YEAR AMID DIESEL EMISSIONS DEBATE THE FIRST EXCHANGE FOR TRADING MULTIPLE ASSETS USING CRYPTOCURRENCY – TRADECONNECT – IS ANNOUNCED CASKCOIN LAUNCHES WORLD’S FIRST WHISKY CRYPTOCURRENCY NEW RESEARCH SHOWS LITTLE CONSUMER INTEREST IN SMART ASSISTANTS DESPITE HUGE INTEREST IN OTHER KINDS OF CONNECTED HOME DEVICE AGSTTL AND ACI HIGHLIGHT KEY MEGATRENDS SHAPING INDIA’S DIGITAL PAYMENTS REVOLUTION – BY 2025, DIGITAL TRANSACTIONS COULD BE WORTH $1 TRILLION ANNUALLY WIZZLE.IO TO MAKE CRYPTOCURRENCY GLOBALLY ACCESSIBLE TO EVERYONE WITH ICO LAUNCH INFOSYS OPENS INDIANAPOLIS TECHNOLOGY AND INNOVATION HUB FOREX.COM APPOINTS CROUD INC. FOR US SEO ACTIVITY CFOS: MAKE 2018 THE YEAR YOU UP WITH SUPPLY CHAIN GAME AND REAP THE BENEFITS ALIPAY AND NIELSEN REPORT: EMBRACING MOBILE PAYMENTS KEY TO ATTRACTING CHINESE TOURISTS REGTECH WILL REDUCE WEALTH MANAGEMENT COMPLIANCE BUDGETS, SAYS GLOBALDATA TRANSFORMATIONAL FEARS MUST BE OVERCOME IF TRADITIONAL FIRMS ARE TO ATTAIN CUTTING EDGE OF INNOVATION QLIK POSITIONED IN LEADERS QUADRANT OF GARTNER’S MAGIC QUADRANT FOR ANALYTICS AND BUSINESS INTELLIGENCE PLATFORMS FOR EIGHTH CONSECUTIVE YEAR AUTO ENROLMENT CONTRIBUTION RISE IS A BENEFITS OPPORTUNITY WHY COMPLACENCY IS AN EXPENSIVE MINDSET FOR THE CFO BLUZELLE JOINS CHINESE E-COMMERCE GIANT JD.COM’S AI & BLOCKCHAIN STARTUP ACCELERATOR ACHIEVING BUSINESS VELOCITY THROUGH DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION ANNUAL KASEYA MSP BENCHMARK SURVEY REVEALS GROWING MSP AWARENESS THAT PSAS DON’T DRIVE BUSINESS REVENUE NEW GLOBAL CYBERSECURITY REPORT REVEALS CYBERCRIME TAKES ALMOST $600 BILLION TOLL ON GLOBAL ECONOMY 2018 – IS SME EXPANSION ON THE CARDS? SPOTCAP AWARDS SCHOLARSHIP TO ASPIRING FINTECH ENTREPRENEUR NEXO STANDARDS AND FIS SIGN AGREEMENT FOR TEST SOLUTION TO SUPPORT GLOBALLY STANDARDIZED CARD PAYMENTS ACCEPTANCE DELOITTE GLOBAL MINING REPORT EXPLORES KEY TRENDS IN 2018 GET MORE BANG FOR YOUR BUCK: THE REWARD CARDS WORTH USING (AND THOSE THAT AREN’T…) Getting the Cheapest Airline Tickets: Learn the Booking Secrets CREATING A SUSTAINABLE CASHFLOW: TOP TIPS FOR CASH RECYCLING INDUSTRY GIANT NCR SPEARHEADS LIST OF SPONSORS AT ATMIA EUROPE’S ATM & PAYMENTS INNOVATION SUMMIT 2018 NEW NETTING INITIATIVE ADDRESSES $10 TRILLION-PER-DAY INTERBANK PAYMENTS FLOWS GLEIF AND SWIFT INTRODUCE THE FIRST OPEN SOURCE BIC-TO-LEI RELATIONSHIP FILE TO ALLOW FOR INTEROPERABILITY ACROSS MULTIPLE ID PLATFORMS OPEN BANKING ALONE WON’T OPEN UP THE COMPETITION. IT TAKES MORE THAN JUST INFORMATION TO GET CUSTOMERS TO CHANGE THEIR HABITS. RIPPLE PARTNERS WITH LIANLIAN INTERNATIONAL TO POWER INSTANT PAYMENTS TO CHINA ETHOCA, TSYS AND CAPITAL ONE UK COLLABORATION HIGHLY COMMENDED FOR INNOVATION AT THE CARD & PAYMENTS AWARDS 2018 WILL THE OPEN BANKING REVOLUTION LEAD TO A REVOLUTION IN CYBER SECURITY? MITON’S DAVID JANE: BOND YIELDS AND DOLLAR WEAKNESS SAS POSTS 2017 REVENUE OF US$3.24 BILLION CONNECT MANAGED SERVICES ACQUIRES AMAZON CONNECT PROVIDER COOLHARBOUR AND THE ASSETS OF US BASED UVN ZERO BASED BUDGETING – THE KEY TO LONG-TERM SUSTAINABILITY AVAYA ANNOUNCES UC EXPERIENCE EVERYWHERE WITH NEW COLLABORATION AND DESKTOP OFFERINGS LONDON FOOTBALL EXCHANGE LAUNCH THE WORLD’S FIRST FOOTBALL RELATED CRYPTOCURRENCY THE HIGHEST PAYING LANGUAGES IN FINANCE DEMYSTIFYING RAPID APPLICATION DEVELOPMENT: THE PROS, THE CONS AND HOW IT COMPARES TO AGILE ADVANCED DISCOVERY EXPANDS RISKCOVERY®’S PREDICTIVE ANALYTICS TAXONOMIES TO IDENTIFY AND MITIGATE RISK FROM SEXUAL HARASSMENT IN THE WORKPLACE BLOCKCHAIN ADOPTION: WHAT LIES AHEAD? The digital transformation of the financial services: what to expect in 2018 SOLGARI ANNOUNCES NEW INVESTMENT IN PRODUCT ENHANCEMENT AND SALES CHANNEL ACCELERATION BANK OF BARODA’S NEW DIGITAL SUPPLY CHAIN FINANCE SOLUTION FROM IGTB TO OPEN UP RAFT OF WORKING CAPITAL OPPORTUNITIES FOR CLIENTS OF ALL SIZES RADWARE REPORT HIGHLIGHTS RISE IN RANSOM HACKS MYFIRMSAPP MAKES IT SIMPLER AND MORE AFFORDABLE FOR ACCOUNTANTS TO HAVE A CUSTOM APP IN 2018 SS&C TO ACQUIRE DST SYSTEMS HOW CAN BANKS HELP KEEP THEIR CUSTOMERS SAFE ON SOCIAL MEDIA? DELTA PARTNERS REVEAL THE BIGGEST DIGITAL TRENDS OF 2018 A STRATEGIC RESPONSE TO OPEN BANKING BNP PARIBAS ASSET MANAGEMENT COMPLETES END-TO-END FUND TRANSACTION TEST USING BLOCKCHAIN THE END OF ENTERPRISE DATA MANAGEMENT AS WE KNOW IT: RADICAL CHANGES TO THE SOURCING, MASTERING AND DISTRIBUTION OF FINANCIAL DATA AI, CLOUD CONTROL AND DATA STEWARDSHIP – KEY FACTORS IN MAKING THE MOST OF YOUR ORGANISATIONS’ DATA IN 2018 FAST FOOD IS GETTING FASTER – BUT PAYMENTS NEED TO KEEP UP PSD2: THE REAL REGULATORY IMPACT ON MARKETPLACES OFFERING PAYMENT SERVICES Which type of portfolio might a young investor who is not afraid of risk choose? AUTOMATION IN FINTECH: A THREAT OR AN OPPORTUNITY? CAN YOU ACCEPT GLOBAL PAYMENT STANDARDS? OPEN PARTNERSHIP REQUIRED TO DIGITISE GOVERNMENT SERVICES 7TH GLOBAL ECONOMIC SUMMIT IN MUMBAI TO STRENGTHEN BILATERAL TIES WITH MIDDLE EAST THROUGH ‘GLOBAL VALUE CHAINS KAS BANK OUTLOOK FOR 2018 CURING THE CHRISTMAS HEADACHE FINTECH WILL CONTINUE TO ‘STEAL THE SHOW’ IN 2018 FUNDING IS ON THE RADAR FOR CORROSION DETECTION TECHNOLOGY TOP TIPS TO GET YOUR FINANCES IN CHECK AFTER THE CHRISTMAS CRUNCH INADEQUATE DELIVERY OPTIONS THREATEN RETAILER CHRISTMAS SALES CAMRADATA ACQUIRES FUNDS EUROPE LIMITED TO EXPAND ITS SERVICES AND MOVE INTO THE EUROPEAN MARKET HEC PARIS LAUNCHES PRIVATE EQUITY VALUE CREATION HALL OF FAME AND APPOINTS FIRST INDUCTEE OPEN BANKING WILL ACCELERATE INNOVATION FOR THE BIG BANKS 2018 TRENDS: SAFER DATA, FASTER PAYMENTS, BETTER EXPERIENCES THE CITY LIVES TO FIGHT ANOTHER DAY ETISALAT TO UNVEIL THEIR CLOUDIFICATION JOURNEY IN COLLABORATION WITH DELOITTE AND HUAWEI UNLOCK BLOCKCHAIN FORUM OFFERS BLOCKCHAIN STARTUPS FROM AROUND THE WORLD FREE SPACE TO SHOWCASE THEIR SOLUTIONS JAYWING LAUNCHES NEW AI RISK TECHNOLOGY PRODUCT, ARCHETYPE FIDOR BANK – PREDICTIONS FOR 2018 TRAVELEX REVEALS NEARLY 60% OF UK CONSUMERS WANT A MARKETPLACE FROM THEIR BANK AS FINANCE FATIGUE KICKS IN THE DOS AND DON’TS OF PROTECTING YOUR CREDIT SCORE THIS CHRISTMAS 71 PERCENT OF ORGANISATIONS PLAN BOLD STEPS IN CREATING A CULTURE OF GDPR-COMPLIANCE: REWARDING EMPLOYEES WHO FOLLOW POLICIES, PENALISING THOSE WHO DON’T LAUNCHING SPEEDBOATS FROM CRUISE SHIPS: HOW INCUMBENTS CAN TAKE ON FINTECH CHALLENGERS TO BUY OR NOT TO BUY? THE UK’S TOP HELP-TO-BUY HOTSPOTS REVEALED APEXX RAISES $4M IN INITIAL SEED ROUND IMPRESSION TECHNOLOGIES SECURES GRANT FUNDING WITH TIER 1 AUTOMOTIVE PARTNERS BRICKVEST – REAL ESTATE OUTLOOK FOR 2018 NO NEW CAR ON SALE NEXT YEAR WILL MEET ‘IMPOSSIBLE’ BUDGET TAX EXEMPTION CAMRADATA’S NEW WHITE PAPER CONSIDERS POTENTIAL OF INVESTMENT IN A LOW CARBON ECONOMY WHAT CAN COMMERCIAL BANKS LEARN FROM RETAIL BANKING? THE CHANGING FACE OF BANKING – GIVING POWER BACK TO THE PEOPLE BAMBOO CAPITAL PARTNERS BREAKS NEW GROUND BY INVESTING IN AWARD-WINNING CREDIT SCORING AND DATA ANALYTICS PLATFORM FIRST ACCESS BILLON GROUP REACHES US AHEAD OF SCHEDULE THANKS TO FINTECH71 AIRPLUS AND CONFERMA EXTEND COLLABORATION ON VIRTUAL PAYMENTS TO THE US MARKET AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT AWARDS GRANT TO $8 MILLION PROJECT USING BLOCKCHAIN TECHNOLOGY TO INTEGRATE DISTRIBUTED ENERGY AND WATER SYSTEMS 8 MAJOR BENEFITS OF CLOUD TECHNOLOGY FOR CLIENT LIFECYCLE MANAGEMENT EU REGULATION, SKILLS AND GOVERNANCE NOW CHALLENGE UK’S LEADERSHIP OF ‘FOURTH INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION’ MOBILE MONEY COULD PAVE WAY FOR ECONOMIC STABILITY IN EMERGING ECONOMIES – BUT ONLY IF BANKS CAN COLLABORATE ON SERVICES LET BLOCKCHAIN BOOST CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE HOW FORWARD THINKING ACCOUNTING FIRMS ARE TURNING TO APPS TO BOOST CLIENT LOYALTY THE ROYAL MINT ADDS SILVER AND PLATINUM TO SIGNATURE™ RANGE ACI WORLDWIDE ANNOUNCES U.S. UP IMMEDIATE PAYMENTS START UP PROGRAM—SUPPORTING THE CLEARING HOUSE’S NEW REAL-TIME PAYMENTS SYSTEM JLT ENTERS INTO IT INFRASTRUCTURE SERVICES DEAL WITH HCL TURF WARS – CONSUMER ATTITUDES TOWARDS ETSBALISHED AND ALTERNATIVE LENDERS VERINT EXPANDS AUTOMATION CAPABILITIES WITH COMPLETED ACQUISITION OF EG SOLUTIONS AMX SELECTS INVESTCLOUD TO POWER ITS EXCHANGE SOLUTION SMARTKARMA RAISES SERIES B ROUND LED BY SEQUOIA KOMPLI-GLOBAL’S 24/7 DIGITAL COMPLIANCE ASSISTANT SAMANTHA ENTERS US MARKET FOR DEEPER DUE DILIGENCE EUROPEAN BANKING AUTHORITY CLOSES KEY CONSULTATION PERIOD ON NEW OPEN BANKING REGULATIONS (PSD2) FRICTION IN FINANCE WITH RICHARD HURWITZ, TUNGSTEN NETWORK’S CEO SPANISH CRISIS COULD BE TIP OF EURO ICEBERG IN THE WORLD OF AI – YOU ARE THE WEAKEST LINK! MAXIMIZING DIGITAL INVESTMENTS: HOW ASSET MANAGERS CAN INVEST IN DIGITAL CAPABILITIES AND CREATE A COMPETITIVE ADVANTAGE WHY ARE BANKS SUSCEPTIBLE TO MONEY LAUNDERING? COME TOGETHER POWERING PURCHASING WITH PROCESS MINING DON’T LET ME DOWN :RETHINKING CREDIT DECLINES TRAVELEX ANNOUNCES STRATEGIC CHANGES IN NORTH AMERICAN AND GLOBAL LEADERSHIP SHIFT TECHNOLOGY ANNOUNCES $28 MILLION SERIES B FROM ACCEL AND GENERAL CATALYST BENTHAM IMF LAUNCHES BANKRUPTCY FUNDING PLATFORM WITH ADDITION OF INVESTMENT MANAGER; HIRES CORPORATE COUNSEL IN NEW YORK LEGAL & GENERAL CONTINUES TO GROW ITS PET INSURANCE BUSINESS BY ACQUIRING BUDDIES ENTERPRISES LIMITED THALIA DA ATTRACTS FRESH INVESTMENT AS SEMICONDUCTOR INDUSTRY RECOGNISES THE ANALOG IP REUSE CHALLENGE 40 BUY SIDE LEADERS TO PRESENT AT TRADETECH ASIA 2017 IN SINGAPORE MITON’S DAVID JANE: CLIMBING THE WALL OF WORRY LENDIT NAMES SONECT WINNER OF THE PITCHIT START-UP COMPETITION AT LENDIT EUROPE 2017 RIPPLE’S BLOCKCHAIN NETWORK IS NOW MORE THAN 100 STRONG INTERVIEW WITH MR.WINYOU CHAIYAWAN, CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER, THE THAI CREDIT RETAIL BANK PUBLIC COMPANY LIMITED The ABC of Digitisation BANKS MAY BE ONTO A WINNER IF THEY CAN FOCUS ON THE INNOVATION ASPECTS OF PSD2 AT LEAST AS MUCH AS THE COMPLIANCE BANKS NEED TO RESPOND TO RAPIDLY CHANGING CUSTOMER PREFERENCES, DIGITAL INTERFACES AND PLATFORM BUSINESSES TO THRIVE POST-CRISIS BRICKVEST ANNOUNCES £7M FINAL CLOSE AND UNIQUE PARTNERSHIP WITH GERMAN BANKING GROUP FAST-GROWTH COMPANIES STREAMLINE SPEND NEW10 PARTNERS WITH MAMBU TO REDEFINE DUTCH SME LENDING MUSIC GROUP SELECTS IVALUA & CONSUS TO DRIVE PROCUREMENT BEST PRACTICES GLOBALLY TECH MAHINDRA AND POWER LEDGER UNITE TO UNLEASH THE POWER OF MAAS TECHNOLOGY TRIALS IN MICROGRID-AS-A-SERVICE AIMED TO IMPACT THE URBAN POPULATION IN INDIA SHOPPER INSIGHT: UK CONSUMERS SPEND £4,493 A YEAR ON DAILY INDULGENCES PUTTING THE PAST INTO THE CLOUD: INTEGRATING LEGACY SOFTWARE AND SYSTEMS HOW BUSINESSES CAN CHALLENGE SERIOUS FRAUD ACCUSATIONS AND DEFEND THEIR REPUTATION ENHANCING THE BANKING CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE WITH EMERGING TECH HOW THE RIGHT INTERNATIONAL PAYMENT SYSTEMS CAN BE THE CATALYST FOR ENABLING FAST-GROWING BUSINESSES USING TECHNOLOGY TO DRIVE PRIVATE EQUITY PERFORMANCE MANAGEMENT SANDOZ PROPOSED BIOSIMILAR ADALIMUMAB MATCHES REFERENCE BIOLOGIC IN TERMS OF EFFICACY AND SAFETY IN LONG-TERM STUDY BANKS MISSING OUT ON EXTRA CUSTOM DUE TO LACK OF PERSONALISATION CAPABILITIES BUILDING A SUSTAINABLE COMPETITIVE ADVANTAGE WITH ROBOTIC PROCESS AUTOMATION IN SWISS BANKING VIETNAM’S LARGEST SMART VENDING MACHINE OPERATOR DROPFOODS PLANS TO RAISE US$9 MIL THROUGH INITIAL COIN OFFERING (ICO) ON SEPTEMBER 21ST TO EXPAND ITS SMART VENDING MACHINE FOOTPRINT ACROSS SOUTHEAST ASIA THE ECONOMICS OF THE INTERNET OF THINGS ARE INCREASINGLY COMPELLING, WITH B2B REAPING THE LION’S SHARE, ACCORDING TO NEW VERIZON REPORT COMING TO TERMS WITH THE DIGITAL BUILDING BLOCKS OF THE FINANCIAL SERVICES FUTURE OVER A THIRD OF UK FIRMS LOOKING TO GLOBALISE IT TO ACCESS TECH TALENT OUTSIDE THE UK WHY ADVANCED SETTLEMENT COULD BE THE HOLY GRAIL FOR REVENUE AND GROWTH HCL ACQUIRES AUTOMATION–DRIVEN DATA MANAGEMENT PLATFORM TO HELP CLIENTS ACCELERATE DATA INTEGRATION AND MIGRATION SITU APPOINTS FRONTIERPAY TO TACKLE GLOBAL CURRENCY RISK WHAT IS MIFID II? OPEN BANKING AND THE NEED FOR CUSTOMER CENTRICITY FORESIGHT WILLIAMS TECHNOLOGY EIS FUND MAKES FIRST INVESTMENT MIFID II: UNBUNDLING LESSONS FROM OTHER INDUSTRIES 4FINANCE REPORTS RESULTS FOR THE SIX MONTHS ENDING 30 JUNE 2017 BAHRAIN WELCOMES FIRST TWO ENTRANTS INTO REGULATORY SANDBOX LASTMINUTE.COM GROUP LAUNCHES NEW CONSUMER INSIGHTS TOOL TO GIVE BRANDS DEEPER UNDERSTANDING OF THEIR AUDIENCES HOW AI IS CHANGING HOW CUSTOMERS THINK ABOUT SAVINGS AND INVESTMENTS. MANAGING THE PEOPLE RISK IN M&A: HOW GOOD CULTURE MANAGEMENT DRIVES M&A SUCCESS KYBERNETWORK REWARDS EARLY COMMUNITY WITH TOKEN STRUCTURE AND ICO UAE-BASED FINTECH START-UP SECURES $700K INVESTMENT TO ADVANCE FINANCIAL SERVICES ACCESS FOR UNDERSERVED MIGRANT WORKERS BLOCKCHAIN: IT’S NOT ALL ABOUT THE MONEY, MONEY, MONEY WRITES JOE PINDAR, DIRECTOR OF PRODUCT STRATEGY AT GEMALTO CITNOW VIDEO APPROVE ADD-ON HELPS TARGET THE 40% OF PROSPECTIVE CUSTOMERS WHO BUY ON TRUST POST M&A INTEGRATION SYNDROME: SIX WARNING SIGNS HOW SANDBOXING CAN HELP FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS STAY AHEAD OF ATTACKERS IN THE CYBER-SECURITY ARMS RACE THE INSECURITY OF FRAUD VICTIMS STAMPING OUT BANK COMPLACENCY PLAN YOUR SUMMER ESCAPE IN A PEUGEOT 208 FIDOR INVESTS INVESTS CLOSE TO S$800,000 (€500,000) TO DEVELOP FIRST-OF-ITS-KIND STUDENT ACADEMY PROGRAMME FOR POLYTECHNICS IN SINGAPORE PELICAN EXPANDS INTO ASIA PACIFIC WITH NEW HONG KONG OFFICE DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION AND AUTOMATION FOR EUROPEAN FINANCIAL SERVICES BANKING DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION: HOW FAR AHEAD ARE YOU LOOKING? LLOYDS BANK ‘BUCKS THE TREND’ WITH SPECIALIST FINANCE FOR GROWING VENISON INDUSTRY FINASTRA FUSIONFABRIC.CLOUD EARLY ADOPTERS KICK START OPEN INNOVATION ECOSYSTEM WHY DATA HAS BECOME BANKS MOST IMPORTANT COMMODITY A QUICK GUIDE TO GDPR MOST MILLENNIALS WILL REACH 70 BEFORE THEY ACHIEVE FINANCIAL FREEDOM FINANCE DEPARTMENTS MUST BECOME DIGITAL LEADERS FAST-GROWING RETAIL TECHNOLOGY BUSINESS ECREBO APPOINTS HANNAH LOWRY AS CFO GROWTH STREET JOINS NESTA’S £5M OPEN UP CHALLENGE, AIMING TO TRANSFORM SMALL BUSINESS BANKING THE UK’S INFRASTRUCTURE PIPELINE: HOW WILL WE FUND IT? JUMIO INTRODUCES EYEBALL TRACKING TO DELIVER TRUSTED IDENTITY VERIFICATION HALF OF FINANCIAL SERVICES LEADERS BANK ON BLOCKCHAIN ACTIVE.AI JOINS INFOSYS FINACLE’S GROWING FINTECH ECOSYSTEM HIGH STREET BANKS FACE GROWING THREAT FROM TECHNOLOGY GIANTS,WARNS NEW STUDY E-COMMERCE IN EMERGING MARKETS – WHAT’S NEEDED FOR PAYMENTS AND FRAUD PREVENTION TINUBU SQUARE PROVIDES FRESH PERSPECTIVE ON CUSTOMER RISK MANAGEMENT WITH NEW UPDATES TO ITS POPULAR RISK PLATFORM HOW BANKS CAN DRIVE ADDED VALUE FROM THEIR COMMERCIAL CARDS DIGITAL RETAIL WALLET: 5 REASONS IT MAKES SENSE CAPITALISING ON DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION – CLIENT DATA THE KEY TO OFFERING A NEW BREED OF CONTEXTUAL BANKING SERVICES MOTONOVO FINANCE TURNS TO INTELLIGENT ENVIRONMENTS TO DRIVE IMPROVED CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE FIRST DATA INTRODUCES LOCAL PAYMENTS SOLUTION TO POWER CROSS-BORDER GLOBAL COMMERCE “PLASTIC ANTIBODY” DEVELOPER STRENGTHENS BOARD FOLLOWING FURTHER INVESTMENT FROM MERCIA FUND MANAGEMENT CORRESPONDENT BANKING MODEL IS HOLDING BACK GLOBAL EXPANSION FOR 39% OF MERCHANTS OAKNORTH BANK GOES LIVE WITH NCINO ATMS AND THE EVOLUTION OF THE BANK BRANCH OXYGEN FINANCE PUBLISHES REPORT INTO LOCAL GOVERNMENT PAYMENT PRACTICES IP RIGHTS IN TECHNOLOGY – WHY IS IT IMPORTANT AND HOW TO ENFORCE YOUR RIGHTS? HOW REGTECH WILL PUT COMPLIANCE ON THE FRONT FOOT MiFID II implications on Investment Research DON’T WAIT FOR MAKING TAX DIGITAL LEGISLATION TO BEGIN DIGITAL JOURNEY, WARNS IRIS UK AVAILABILITY OF RIXATHON® AND ERELZI® PAVES WAY FOR NHS SAVINGS ARTICLE FOR GLOBAL BANKING & FINANCE REVIEW FROM SIMON-KUCHER & PARTNERS ALPHA SHOP, A NATIONAL LOYALTY PROGRAMME SUPPORTED BY WELCOME REAL TIME XLS SOLUTION IS LAUNCHED BY ALPHA BANK ROMANIA TRANSACTIONAL OIL AND GAS PARTNER JOINS KING & SPALDING’S HOUSTON OFFICE TECH FIRM CAN SAVE BUSINESSES MILLIONS IN DATA ROAMING WHILST TRAVELLING INTERCONTINENTALLY BRITS QUEUE-UP TO COMPLAIN ABOUT SHOPPING CA TECHNOLOGIES DELIVERS PSD2SOLUTION TO HELP ACCELERATE OPEN BANKING AND STREAMLINE PAYMENTS INNOVATION HOW WELL DO YOU EVALUATE RISK? BUY-SIDE TRADING FIRMS NEED TO CHANGE TRADING BEHAVIOURS FOR SMOOTH MIFID II PROCESS “PROMOTING FINANCIAL INCLUSION WITH SAFE AND SECURE CORRESPONDENT BANKING” AL AIN FINANCE SELECTS HPD SOFTWARE VIDEO BANKING WILL PLAY AN IMPORTANT ROLE IN THE BANK BRANCH OF THE FUTURE NEW SURVEY INDICATES BUSINESS PAYMENT INNOVATION OPPORTUNITY FOR BANKS IQE BECOMES FIRST ISLE OF MAN MEMBER OF TISE REAL MADRID BECOMES FOOTBALL’S MOST POWERFUL BRAND DELOITTE: THE MARKET IN THE MIDDLE EAST CONTINUES TO REPRESENT A BIG OPPORTUNITY FOR LUXURY BRANDS IST ENABLES MIDDLE EAST ORGANIZATIONS TO OFFER A CONNECTED CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE WITH LAUNCH OF NEW CLOUD PLATFORM DATA – THE NEW CURRENCY OF FINANCIAL SERVICES? MILLENNIALS TO RULE THE WORKFORCE BY 2020 MISYS REGULATORY REPORTING TOOL HELPS BANKS BEAT MIFID II DEADLINE CHECKOUT QUEUES – SOON TO BE A THING OF THE PAST? DCML DRIVES TOWARDS PAPERLESS FLEET MANAGEMENT WITH DCM CONNECTED STEWARD BANK, BANKING ZIMBABWE’S UNBANKED THE DEATH OF HERBIE: RESEARCH SHOWS THAT DRIVERS NO LONGER HAVE AN EMOTIONAL CONNECTION TO THEIR VEHICLE OFFICE SECTOR TO PROVIDE THE BIGGEST PROPERTY INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITIES SEAT VR CAR HANDOVER GIVES GLIMPSE INTO THE FUTURE FOR RED BULL CHELSEA FC LAUNCH WAITLIST BENEFITS FOLLOWING RECORD-BREAKING HOSPITALITY RENEWALS DEVERE TO “EXTENSIVELY DEVELOP” IN EUROPE; JAMES GREEN, NEW HEAD OF THE REGION RAPID7 LAUNCHES NEW CHANNEL PARTNER PROGRAM YOU SHOULD BE BANKING ON BLOCKCHAIN TRADE-BASED MONEY LAUNDERING: WHERE THE RISKS LIE FOR FINANCIAL SERVICES FIRMS RETAILCURE – NEW CREDIT UNION OFFERS RESPONSIBLE CREDIT AND SAVINGS PRODUCTS TO RETAIL INDUSTRY EMPLOYEES BLOCKCHAIN PROMISES ENHANCED DATA AND TRANSACTION SECURITY FOR EARLY ADOPTERS OF TECHNOLOGY, ACCORDING TO NEW REPORT IBM STUDY: C-SUITE EXECUTIVES EXPLORING BLOCKCHAIN AIM TO DISRUPT, NOT DEFEND ICON SOLUTIONS EXPANDS ITS PAYMENTS EXPERTISE TO THE AMERICAN AND CANADIAN MARKET AFTER YEAR ON YEAR RECORD GROWTH QUPITAL, HONG KONG’S FIRST ONLINE INVOICE DISCOUNTING EXCHANGE, SECURES USD 2 MILLION SEED ROUND OF FUNDING C2FO WORKING CAPITAL OUTLOOK SURVEY FINDS SMES FOCUSED ON GROWTH DESPITE BREXIT IN EUROPE AND US ELECTIONS NUANCE STRENGTHENS BIOMETRICS SECURITY PORTFOLIO AND ATTACKS FRAUD WITH ADVANCED, MULTI-MODAL OFFERING, POWERED BY AI MYFIRMSAPP ANNOUNCES ITS’ ENTRY INTO THE TAX SOLUTION MARKET WITH LAUNCH OF END-TO-END MAKING TAX DIGITAL APP ACI ACHIEVES PCI COMPLIANCE VALIDATION FOR ITS POINT-TO-POINT ENCRYPTION (P2PE) CARD PAYMENTS SOLUTION ADDRESSING THE HUMAN FACTOR IN CYBER-SECURITY WITH PLATFORM AND INFORMATION PROTECTION 5 WAYS OPEN APIS MIGHT SHORTCHANGE BANKS SIX REASONS WHY YOU SHOULD INVEST IN TRAINING PSD2: A HUGE HIDDEN REVENUE OPPORTUNITY FOR BANKS BANKS’ ANTI-MONEY LAUNDERING DIVISIONS WASTING NEARLY £3BN A YEAR CHASING FALSE LEADS TAKE A LOOK AT SD-WAN.AND PREPARE TO BE SURPRISED. MIDDLE EAST AND AFRICA IS THE WORLD’S FASTEST GROWING PAYMENT CARDS REGION NUANCE EXPANDS BIOMETRICS OFFERINGS, TAKES AIM AT FRAUD INTO AFRICA: FOR CORPORATES, INSIDER KNOWLEDGE IS THE KEY TO UNLOCKING AFRICAN TRADE DEVERE APPOINTS DONATAS KONTRIMAS AS GM OF ITS CHALLENGER BANK, DEVERE VAULT CAN ONLINE PEER-TO-PEER RELATIONSHIPS BOOST YOUR BUSINESS? 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THE SHIFTING TIDES OF ASIAN TRADE ARE THE US HEALTHCARE SECTOR’S FRAILTIES TREATABLE? GENERATION RENT AT RISK: OPPORTUNITY FOR INSURERS TO WORK CLOSER WITH CUSTOMERS AND UNDERSTAND THEIR NEEDS TO BE A DIGITAL COMPANY, YOU MUST BECOME A DATA COMPANY NEXT-GEN TRANSACTIONS, DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION AND FINTECH GIVE EUROPE’S LEADING ATM CONFERENCE A FRESH LOOK ETHOCA REPEATS SUCCESS AT THE 2017 PAYFORUM AWARDS IN FRANCE WITH TWO MAJOR WINS BUDGET 2017: FIGHTING SMALL BUSINESS’ CORNER RAIFFEISEN CHOOSES IGTB TO PROVIDE DIGITAL TRADE FINANCE PLATFORM TELSTRA ESTABLISHES STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIP WITH SOFTWARE DEFINED NETWORKING PIONEER VELOCLOUD CAN THE MARKET’S OPTIMISM SURVIVE A MAD MARCH? MCCOLL’S MODERNISES CHEQUEPRODUCTION WITH CHECKPRINT INSTANT ISSUE – A MISSED OPPORTUNITY? PLATO PARTNERSHIP ANNOUNCES 15 NEW PARTNERS SETTLEMENT TIMES HAMPERING CROSS BORDER TRANSACTIONS FOR NEARLY HALF OF PAYMENTS BUSINESSES GENEROUS GEN Z EMBRACE DIGITAL GIVING PSD2 AND BEYOND: WHY THE CLOUD IS KEY TO KEEPING BANKS AGILE PAYMENTS ARE OPEN FOR BUSINESS LOYYAL COLLABORATES WITH SMART DUBAI IN SECOND PHASE OF DUBAI FUTURE ACCELERATORS PROGRAM THREE WAYS TO KEEP YOUR BUSINESS ON THE RIGHT SIDE OF THE LAW IN AFRICA UNPRECEDENTED LEVEL OF SCRUTINY OVER HEADCOUNT LEVELS AND HIRING DECISIONS EGENCIA AND SABRE MAKE 2017 ‘THE YEAR OF THE BUSINESS TRAVELLER’ THE SKY’S NOT THE LIMIT: DATA ANALYTICS IN THE CLOUD SHAPING THE FUTURE OF FINANCIAL SERVICES OPERATIONS: OFFSHORING, NEARSHORING & RIGHTSHORING WEENIE BUSINESS SOLUTIONS LAUNCHES ONE OF UK’S FIRST BREXIT HUBS FOR SMES AURIGA INTRODUCES TWO NEW SOFTWARE MODULES FOR IMPROVED CUSTOMER AND CASH MANAGEMENT IN BANK BRANCHES BANKING ON A BARGAIN: ARE BANKS THE CHEAPEST SECTOR IN THE UK? 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UNCERTAINTY MAY MEAN FURTHER LOSSES FOR BUSINESSES, WARNS FX EXPERT MAKING A SUCCESS OF OPEN BANKING CCP RECOVERY AND RESOLUTION: THE GOOD THE BAD AND THE COSTLY IS RIGHTSHORING SHAPING THE FUTURE OF FINANCIAL SERVICES OPERATIONS? SMALL BUSINESSES ARE MISSING OUT ON ENERGY SAVINGS SMALL WORLD PARTNERS WITH ALLIED BANK TO EXPAND ITS PRESENCE IN PAKISTAN METRO BANK RAMPS UP HIGH STREET PRESENCE FOR LOCAL BUSINESSES BANKS TO SEIZE $490 BILLION CROWDLENDING MARKET OPPORTUNITY WITH LAUNCH OF MISYS FUSIONBANKING CROWDLENDING PROS AND CONS OF AN INTERNAL MODEL APPROACH VERSUS A STANDARDISED APPROACH CAMRADATA GLOBAL INVESTMENT OUTLOOK FOR 2017 THE KEY TRENDS INVESTORS NEED TO KNOW WHAT DOES THE FUTURE HOLD FOR SOLVENCY II? T+2 IS FINALLY CLOSE BUT SHOULDN’T WE DO MORE? MARKET GRAVITY PREDICTS BANKING AND FINANCE INDUSTRY TRENDS FOR 2017 BANKING COMPLIANCE AND BIG DATA: IS IT WORKING? How To Get More Views On YouTube? 4 REASONS WHY YOU SHOULDN’T HIRE A FULL TIME CFO CLOSING THE APP DATA GAP TO SPEED UP FRAUD ANALYSIS TOP 5 BANKING TRENDS FOR 2017 COUPA ACQUIRES SPEND360 TO MODERNISE PROCESSES FOR DATA ANALYSIS NEARLY HALF OF UK WORKERS “ARE TOO BUSY TO EXERCISE” – IT’S TIME FOR EMPLOYERS TO STEP IN AND MAKE A DIFFERENCE HOW CAN CFOS STOP THE EXODUS OF YOUNG TALENT? FIME ANNOUNCES PARTICIPATION IN UNIONPAY QUICKPASS SPONSORSHIP PROGRAM TORTOISE LAUNCHES UCITS FUND FOCUSING ON NORTH AMERICAN ENERGY INFRASTRUCTURE RAPID URBANISATION – UNLOCKING THE POWER OF CITIES FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT ALL ABOARD: LARGE CORPORATES SEEK SMOOTH SUPPLIER ONBOARDING FOR WORKING CAPITAL PROGRAMMES BUSINESSES ILL-PREPARED FOR MAKING TAX DIGITAL MARKETING TRENDS IN REGULATED INDUSTRIES THE CREDIT STRUGGLES OF BRITAIN THE ROLE OF TECHNOLOGY IN TOMORROW’S BANK BRANCH ALL I WANT FOR XMAAS IS … PR AGENCY OWNER PLEDGES TO SUBSIDISE EMPLOYEES’ EU MEMBERSHIP INVESTORS FLAG LACK OF REGULATORY READINESS AS KEY BLOCKCHAIN OBSTACLE WANTED: CARD ISSUERS & MERCHANTS TO JOIN FORCES WITH ETHOCA TO COMBAT THE USD $146 BILLION GLOBAL ECOMMERCE TRANSACTION DECLINE PROBLEM THE BREXIT EFFECT – ALMOST A QUARTER OF BRITS SAY THEIR SPENDING HAS DECREASED NEW DECISION MANAGEMENT TECHNOLOGIES HELP MID-TIER AND SMALLER BANKS OVERCOME BIG DATA CHALLENGES AVOIDING A PAYMENTS NETWORK NIGHTMARE: HOW RETAILERS CAN PREPARE FOR DECEMBER’S CHRISTMAS TRANSACTION BONANZA PROPERTY INVESTORS WELCOME RISE OF BLOCKCHAIN TECHNOLOGY PLATO PARTNERSHIP ANNOUNCES SUPPORT OF LEADING ACADEMICS AMICUS PROPERTY FINANCE ANNOUNCES THREE NEW DEVELOPMENTS AS MANCHESTER OFFICE OPENS FINANCIAL SUPPLY CHAIN 2017: CUBS AND UBER AND BLOCKCHAIN, OH MY! REDMAYNE BENTLEY: IMPROVING CUSTOMER SERVICE RESEARCH REVEALS LOWER COST OF INSTANT PAYMENTS IMPLEMENTATION IS OPENING THE MARKET FOR SMALL AND MID-SIZED BANKS WHAT DOES BREXIT MEAN TO PROPERTY INVESTORS & DEVELOPERS? ESCAPING THE U.S. FINTECH COMFORT ZONE SCOUTING FOR INNOVATION IN THE FINANCIAL SECTOR ACI FINTECH DISRUPTORS REPORT 2017: MAJORITY OF EUROPEAN BANKS SAY PARTNERING WITH FINTECHS IS ESSENTIAL TO FUTURE OF FINANCIAL SERVICES DELIVERY WORKDAY CONTINUES MOMENTUM ACROSS EUROPE RISING INFLATION, ‘MARMITONOMICS’ AND THE ROLE OF CASH IN A PORTFOLIO MARKET IMPACT: POTENTIALLY POSITIVE IN THE INTERMEDIATE AND LONGER TERM, WITH RISING INFLATION FIRST CROSS-BORDER REWARDS PLATFORM UTU LAUNCHES, AIMS TO RE-IMAGINE THE LOYALTY ECOSYSTEM SAS® HELPS BANKS CONTEND WITH NEW IFRS 9 ACCOUNTING STANDARDS REMOVING THE PAIN FROM INTERNATIONAL TRADE HOW CAN FINANCIAL SERVICES THRIVE POST BREXIT? AXESS AND ENETT PARTNER TO BRING VIRTUAL ACCOUNT NUMBERS TO JAPANESE TRAVEL AGENTS RAPID7 NEXPOSE VULNERABILITY MANAGEMENT SOLUTION INTEGRATES WITH MCAFEE EPOLICY ORCHESTRATOR AND MCAFEE DATA EXCHANGE LAYER SECURE TRADING SUPPORTS DREAM WORLD TRAVEL IN AMBITIOUS GROWTH PERIOD EXPLORING AI INNOVATIONS IN FINANCE THE END OF PAYMENTS AS WE KNOW IT A CLOUD-BASED CONTROLLED OPEN WEB CONTAINER FOR THE FINTECH MARKET SCHOOL FINANCIAL DIRECTORS: TAKING A FRESH LOOK AT BUDGETS DELOITTE GLOBAL REPORT FINDS RENEWABLE ENERGY CHARGING FORWARD INTERNAL WHISTLE BLOWING – FRIEND OR FOE? CAPITAL ONE PARTNERS WITH CUTTING-EDGE TECHNOLOGY PROVIDERS TO BRING POWERFUL SOLUTIONS TO ITS TREASURY MANAGEMENT PLATFORM THE POSITIVE SIDE OF NEGATIVE REVIEWS TOP CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES FOR DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION IN THE PUBLIC SECTOR ATERA STRENGTHENS PLATFORM WITH SPLASHTOP INTEGRATION SEAT UK INVITES BUSINESS CUSTOMERS TO LIVE WITH ATECA FOR 96 HOURS BANCO CTT CHOOSES MISYS TO SHAKE UP PORTUGUESE RETAIL BANKING NO LOVE FOR NON-BANK BUSINESS FX PROVIDERS COMMONWEALTH BANK OF AUSTRALIA SELECTS MISYS CORPORATE BANKING SOLUTION 3 MAJOR MYTHS ABOUT FLAT ORGANIZATIONAL STRUCTURES IN BUSINESS LACK OF COLLABORATION AND SKILLS SHORTAGE IS LIMITING ORGANISATIONS’ ABILITY TO MEET IFRS 9 REQUIREMENTS ROBO-ADVICE: ONE SMALL STEP FOR INSTITUTIONS BUT A GIANT LEAP FOR CONSUMER ENGAGEMENT LET’S TALK EU REFERENDUM STERLING WEAKENS, BUT IT’S NOT ALL BAD NEWS EDISON PREDICTS A CONTRACTION IN SELL-SIDE COVERAGE AND SUPPORT AND A MORE CONCENTRATED BUY-SIDE AS A RESULT OF MIFID II PEGASUS AND FLYNAS SİGN CODESHARE AGREEMENT NEW RESEARCH UNVEILS EUROPE’S TRAVEL INDUSTRY SHIFTING TO ALTERNATIVE PAYMENT METHODS IT’S NEVER BEEN MORE IMPORTANT FOR BANKS TO TAKE BRANDING SERIOUSLY VR LEADER MATTERPORT LAUNCHES THE WORLD’S LARGEST VIRTUAL REALITY (VR) LIBRARY OF REAL WORLD PLACES HOUSE BUYING PROSPECTS DAMAGED BY STUDENT LOAN DEBT, RESEARCH REVEALS FORWARD COMPATIBILITY: ENSURING FITNESS FOR THE FUTURE CYPRUS FURTHER ENHANCES ITS CITIZENSHIP BY INVESTMENT PROGRAM RESPOND TO THE BLOCKCHAIN OPPORTUNITY: LMMC PROVIDES INSIGHT TO IUA MEMBER COMPANIES CORPORATES REVEAL VIEWS ON BLOCKCHAIN AND BREXIT IN TEMENOS SURVEY MISYS UNVEILS PLATFORM-AS-A-SERVICE STRATEGY NEW PARENTS NEED TO SAVE UP TO £260.55 PER MONTH TO SEND A CHILD TO UNIVERSITY IN 18 YEARS’ TIME, RPLAN.CO.UK ANALYSIS SHOWS CHALLENGER BANKS MISSING GOLDEN OPPORTUNITY TO STEAL BUSINESS FROM COMPETITORS BY REPEATING SAME OLD MISTAKES UK LAGS CONTINENTAL EUROPE ON MULTIVENDOR ATM SOFTWARE THE PAYMENT MIX: AN ANSWER TO THE CHALLENGES POSED BY REAL TIME OPERATIONS PROCESS INDUSTRY – WHAT’S THE ENERGY AND EMISSION SAVINGS POTENTIAL? CONFERMA INTRODUCES CONNECT FOR INCREASED EFFICIENCIES AND FLEXIBILITY IN VIRTUAL PAYMENTS BARCLAYS & WAVE COMPLETE WORLD FIRST BLOCKCHAIN TRADE FINANCE TRANSACTION PLATO PARTNERSHIP ENTERS COOPERATION AGREEMENT WITH TURQUOISE HOW CAN MERCHANTS BENEFIT FROM INFORMATION ON THE PAYMENT BEHAVIOUR OF THEIR CUSTOMERS? PLATFORMS IN THE DIGITAL AGE: BUILDING PAYMENT SERVICES ATRADIUS PAYOUT SAVES LEICESTER TEXTILE FIRM THE ROLE OF CYBERSECURITY DUE DILIGENCE AS AN M&A PRIORITY ASSET MANAGEMENT METAMORPHOSIS: TRANSFORM NOW OR RISK MISSING THE GREATEST OPPORTUNITY IN DECADES HOW AND WHY CORPORATE CASH HOARDING MUST END – PART II HOW THE INSURANCE INDUSTRY CAN LEVERAGE THE POTENTIAL OF IOT RESEARCH FINDS SECURITY RISKS PREVENT CONSUMERS FROM “BUYING” INTO MOBILE BANKING DELOITTE MIDDLE EAST POINT OF VIEW: VIRTUAL REALITY BOOM RISING IN MENA ARE FINANCIAL COMPANIES READY FOR DISRUPTION IN LENDING SPACE? BANKAXEPT SELECTS ICC SOLUTIONS TO DEVELOP POS AND ATM – TERMINAL TEST TOOL FICO SURVEY: MILLENNIALS 2 TO 3 TIMES MORE LIKELY TO SWITCH BANKS THE MORAL WALLET: STRIKING THE RIGHT BALANCE WITH END USERS FIRST STEPS FOR FINANCIAL SERVICES IN CLOUD IMPLEMENTATION PUBLIC CLOUD USE – WHAT’S THE PROBLEM? HEADS OF FIXED INCOME TRADING AND PORTFOLIO MANAGEMENT FROM APAC’S TOP BUY SIDE FIRMS WILL MEET TO EVALUATE NEW ETRADING PLATFORMS IN SEPTEMBER WHY THE CLOUD IS CRUCIAL FOR THE CFO NEW FRAUD WARNING AS TECHNOLOGY FANS ARE MOST VULNERABLE TO ID THEFT ICON SOLUTIONS EXPANDS PAYMENTS TEAM AFTER YEAR OF RECORD GROWTH HOW TECHNOLOGY HELPS BANKS BE MORE HUMAN DMI COLLABORATES WITH WING TO PROVIDE MOBILE PAYMENTS IN CAMBODIA THE FUTURE OF SOLAR POWER – WHAT THIS MAY MEAN FOR SMALL BUSINESSES. BREXIT: VAT CHANGES COULD BRING SOME GOOD WITH THE BAD 2016/17 £2,500 HOARE NAIRNE SCHOLARSHIP AWARDED FICO SURVEY: TWO IN FIVE MILLENNIALS IN THE U.S. ARE CONCERNED SALESFORCE LAUNCHES SHIELD FOR FINANCIAL SERVICES CLOUD, HELPING FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS COMPLY WITH INDUSTRY REGULATIONS FINANCIAL SERVICES MUST LEARN FROM THE AIRLINE INDUSTRY TO RETAIN MASS AFFLUENT CUSTOMERS THE ACCOUNTANCY BRANDSCAPE IS SHIFTING THE ROLE OF HYBRID CLOUD — WHAT HEDGE FUND IT MANAGERS NEED TO KNOW BRAND FINANCE PLC AND SOLACTIVE AG LAUNCH INDICES THE ENGAGEMENT GAP: CAN INSURERS CLOSE THE GAP AND BUILD LONG LASTING RELATIONSHIPS WITH CUSTOMERS? BREXIT PIVOT IN A RISING MARKET, ARE BANKING OUTSOURCERS PULLING THEIR WEIGHT? LOCAL AUTHORITY LEADERS OPEN TO COMMERCIALISATION BUT HELD BACK BY FEAR AND LACK OF EXPERIENCE BANKING AND FINANCE APP USAGE RISES 17% AMONGST AFFLUENT MIDDLE CLASS CUSTOMERS, SOUNDING A WARNING SHOT FOR LOYALTY INITIATIVES LEADING PROPERTY FUND MANAGER OFFERS SAFE HAVEN WITH INNOVATIVE LONG INCOME PROPERTY LEADING PROVIDER OF CLOUD-BASED BUSINESS VALUATIONS BIZEQUITY EXPANDS GLOBAL REACH WITH LAUNCH IN FASTEST GROWING TECH HUB IN THE WORLD – INDIA BREXIT AND THE UK FINANCIAL SECTOR TIME TO GET READY FOR MIFID II NOW – WHO FACES THE BIGGEST CHALLENGE? BRACING FOR BREXIT – AFTER THE SHOCK, WHAT NOW? THE PANAMA PAPERS: IMPLICATIONS FOR CREDITORS BUSINESS WILL BE KEY DRIVER OF GLOBAL CLIMATE ACTION, NEW RESEARCH REPORT REVEALS BREXIT – WHAT’S NEXT FOR INVESTORS?