The world of fintech

January 28, 2020

Since the introduction of the first credit card with a magnetic stripe in 1966, financial technology has come a long way. Silicon Valley may not have birthed the term “fintech”, but it has certainly helped catapult its applications into the mainstream. Leveraging everything from basic apps to the blockchain, the changing dynamics of fintech are creating new investment opportunities every day, growing its appetite with every new megadeal.

Spotlight

Sunrise Brokers LLP

Sunrise Brokers is an interdealer broker and offers a comprehensive service across equities, commodities, credit, interest rates, foreign exchange and hybrid products. Located in Europe, US and Asia, Sunrise has been voted as number one in equity derivatives for the past ten years in succession by Risk magazine - the only third party industry survey which ranks both investment banks and brokers.Thanks to our extensive market knowledge, innovative culture and strong historical client relationships, we have become the principal interdealer broker in both exotic and vanilla equity derivative instruments.

Other Infographics
news image

TOP 5 FINANCIAL TRENDS IN 2020 FOR BETTER MONEY DECISIONS

Infographic | January 16, 2020

The way people spend, save, and handle money nowadays have drastically changed. With the introduction of fintech solutions and new investment vehicles, it’s not surprising to see banking and financial industries now adapting to the modern needs of the younger generations. More tech trends are set to disrupt financial services in 2020,

Read More
news image

Open Banking Tech Platform Valuations at All Time High as Investors Eye Future Opportunities

Infographic | November 19, 2021

Open banking technology platforms exhibit double and triple-digit revenue growth (figure 1) These platforms showcase triple-digit revenue multiples: Truelayer, Railsbank and Tink have valuations of more than 100x revenue (figure 2) High M&A and funding activity drives growth and valuation, and the cards schemes are also in the game (figure 2) Data aggregation and payments are the most common use cases, followed by personal finance, credit scoring, and business management (figure 3) Open banking platform services largely address banks and select verticals such as iGaming, insurance, and property management today. Payments and credit scoring are the most applied services across many verticals (figure 4)

Read More
news image

Banking Trends: The Shift Towards Digital Banking

Infographic | November 30, 2021

A banking infographic helps to communicate complex or dry banking and financial information in a way that's engaging and memorable. Banking infographic templates can be used as a starting point to create your own, versus starting from scratch by yourself or spending thousands of dollars to get one designed. Banking infographics are a great way to tell a story and engage visitors visually. Banking infographics will help you better communicate the features and benefits of the different types of accounts that your bank offers. This will ultimately increase conversion rates because your potential clients will have a better understanding of all the features that they receive when opening an account with your bank.

Read More
news image

Three Best Areas for Automation in Finance

Infographic | March 30, 2022

Automation has a critical role to play in managing the financial processes. Fraud prevention: Financial teams need best practices to manage and detect fraud in financial activities.

Read More
news image

Digital transformation beyond financial management with CFO 3.0

Infographic | February 11, 2020

the past decade, technology has transformed virtually every aspect of business. As businesses become increasingly complex, it's now more important for organizations to analyze data, not just historically but in real-time. That's what CFO 3.0 is all about. A new era where emerging technologies and real-time data help leaders to predict the future and plan for different scenarios.

Read More
news image

Make Big Data Your Big Advantage in Financial Services

Infographic | December 1, 2021

But what is Big Data? In a nutshell, it is the ability to retain, process, and understand data like never before (Zikopoulos, 2015). Big Data is when you have challenges that cannot be handled by traditional database systems. Challenges in the context of Volume, Variety, Velocity, Veracity. These can be found in Financial Services. In fact, technology is so integral to banking that financial institutions are now almost indistinguishable from IT companies. This article looks at the Financial Services industry to examine Big Data and the technologies employed. It further covers ROI, Big Data analytics, regulation, governance, security, and storage as well as obstacles and challenges that have made the industry what it is today.

Read More

Spotlight

Sunrise Brokers LLP

Sunrise Brokers is an interdealer broker and offers a comprehensive service across equities, commodities, credit, interest rates, foreign exchange and hybrid products. Located in Europe, US and Asia, Sunrise has been voted as number one in equity derivatives for the past ten years in succession by Risk magazine - the only third party industry survey which ranks both investment banks and brokers.Thanks to our extensive market knowledge, innovative culture and strong historical client relationships, we have become the principal interdealer broker in both exotic and vanilla equity derivative instruments.

Events