Tag: Financial Industry

What you need to know: The Future of FinTech, RegTech and Wealth Management in the Digital Space

The tipping point is here. High tech business intelligence tools with built-in machine learning algorithms and big data inputs were once reserved for the Fortune 500. Now, the FinTech fad has shifted from early stage adopter to mainstream money manager and former technophobes are starting […]

Blockchain 101 Self-Assessment

Blockchain is the new black. We’ve heard the term in conference calls, seen it on the cover of magazines and know it’s a hot topic on CNBC but the barrage of information makes it difficult to distinguish hype from reality. It’s clear that Blockchain will […]

Big Data – The Hot Commodity on Wall Street

Imagine – The fluorescent stock ticker tape speeding through your company stats – a 20% increase in likes, 15% decrease in retail foot traffic and 600 retweets. In the new economy, net worth alone doesn’t determine the value of an individual or a business. Social […]

Evolution of Big Data Technologies in the Financial Services Industry

Our previous post provides an industry analysis that examines the maturity of banking and financial markets organizations. The significant deviations from the traditional business model within the financial services industry in the recent years emphasize the increasing need for a difference in how institutions approach […]

Technological Disruptions in the Financial Services Industry

The financial services industry has long boasted a resilient and steadfast business model and has proven to be one of the most resistant sectors when it comes to disruption by technology. In the recent years, however, a palpable change is overturning the ways and processes […]

Wrangling Data for Compliance, Risk, and Regulatory Requirements

N.B. This article addresses the financial services industry, however, the insight and tips therein are applicable to nearly any industry today. ~EIC) The financial services industry has always been characterized by its long list of compliance, risk, and regulatory requirements. Since the 2008 financial crisis, […]