Banking on the intersection of finance and technology
London #fintech successes include Transferwise, founded by an INSEAD MBA and valued at $1 billion; WorldRemit, incubated at London Business School and valued at $500 million; and Nutmeg, founded by Stanford GSB graduate Nick Hungerford, which in June raised $32 million in venture capital.
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Digital Currency / #Bitcoin Related Technology Could Accelerate Trading & Transaction Settlement on #Wall Street
They added: “It is not bitcoin itself that has the potential for changing the institutional capital markets. The #blockchain, the technology that allows bitcoin to exist and be transferred safely without an intermediary, presents a much bigger opportunity for financial services firms.”
“Can Bitcoin and the blockchain be separated
Robo-advice should be a holistic investment tool that educates investors
Many current robo-advice models fail to consider the investments investor already have, both outside and within superannuation, which could lead to poor outcomes for investors, InvestSmart said.
The online financial services portal argued robo-advice as it stands directs investors to risk-profile ‘matched’ portfolios, without a holistic approach.
Chief executive, Ron Hodge, said many online investment
#Wealth management now and in the future will be as different as the makeup of the (changing) wealthy. It will also be very similar.
If you want to be a wealth manager, Pershing’s Mark Tibergien likes to say, it helps to have wealthy clients. And as all advisors know, their primary goal is to find, attract and retain the best clients, with “best” understood to
“Every financial institution should have access to cutting-edge solutions that not only make them more operationally efficient, but also allow them to surpass customers’ expectations,”
The Clay City Banking Company in Illinois has selected Computer Services, Inc. (CSI) (OTCQX: CSVI), a provider of end-to-end #financial technology solutions, to provide an innovative core platform, as well as managed IT services, so that the bank can