State of the Fintech Industry

December 24, 2019

Tech firms have enjoyed a deluge of funding in the last few years. As discussed in our State of Venture Capital report, 2018, in particular, was a bumper year, with a total of $254 billion invested globally into ~18,000 startups through venture capital funds—a sharp increase of 46% from 2017’s total. Figures for 2019 are not yet completely finalized, but initial reports point to a slowdown in funding levels in the first half of the year and a mild rebound in Q3.

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GIB Capital

Established in April 2008, GIB Capital is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Gulf International Bank (GIB). With more than 10 years of experience in investment banking services, GIB through GIB Capital continues to offer a comprehensive range of investment banking products and services which are designed to provide innovative and customized financial and investment solutions for clients. GIB Capital provides a full spectrum of investment banking services to help corporates, family businesses, entrepreneurs, governments and quasi-government entities obtain financing through debt and equity offerings.

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Future Ready Finance Survey 2019

Infographic | December 12, 2019

KPMG International’s Future Ready Finance Global Survey provides key insights on finance’s priorities, challenges and capabilities. The good news is that success is achievable. Indeed, Finance functions at high-performing companies have not only been able to adapt to this new environment, but to thrive in it.

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7 Banking Customer Experience Stats you Must Know

Infographic | December 1, 2019

In its latest research, Forrester reveals how Customer experience (CX) improvements drive revenue growth by creating loyal customers. The findings highlight that a single point improvement in a retail bank’s CX Index score could result in $124 million in increased revenue. These findings strengthen our conviction that fast, accurate and friendly customer service delivered as part of a unified banking experience across every interaction is a business imperative for banks.

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Financial Management – The 5 Jar Method

Infographic | March 9, 2020

How well we manage our money is more important for our financial wellbeing than the size of our income. You see…the default for most of us is to pay for whatever we need to pay for and then “save” the rest. This is not a sound financial plan. Most Australians live pay cheque to pay cheque. While there are numerous root causes for this, they all manifest as a failure to manage money effectively.

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How to ensure financial stability in the dynamic automotive sector

Infographic | December 20, 2019

There is a great deal of conversation around cars, more so than ever before. Technological developments, climate agreements and the mobility behaviour of consumers are causing a disruption in the automotive sector and raising many questions. When will self-driving, autonomous cars become commonplace? Should everyone invest in electric cars, and are there other alternatives to combat increasing CO2 emissions?

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HOW AI IS TRANSFORMING THE BANKING AND FINANCIAL SERVICES INDUSTRY

Infographic | November 1, 2021

37% of Financial Services firms globally adopt AI to reduce operational costs AI is poised to give the banking industry an aggregate potential savings of $447 Billion by 2023 A Juniper research predicts that 90% of interactions in banks will be automated by 2022 using chatbots As per research, AI will reduce banking operational expenditures by 22% Automating middle-oce tasks with AI has the potential to save North American banks $70 Billion by 2025.

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How To Create A Monthly Budget- Budget Planning

Infographic | January 23, 2020

Do you know where your money is going each month? Do you know where it went yesterday? It is really important to keep track of your expenses. It is useful to make a budget for your future planning. Tracking your spending helps you to identify the expenses and you can control it. If you know the reason for expanding your money, where you spend you can utilize your money in a good way.

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GIB Capital

Established in April 2008, GIB Capital is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Gulf International Bank (GIB). With more than 10 years of experience in investment banking services, GIB through GIB Capital continues to offer a comprehensive range of investment banking products and services which are designed to provide innovative and customized financial and investment solutions for clients. GIB Capital provides a full spectrum of investment banking services to help corporates, family businesses, entrepreneurs, governments and quasi-government entities obtain financing through debt and equity offerings.

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