Perspectives

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30thSep '16

Can blockchain prevent money laundering?

By | September 30th, 2016|

Money laundering crimes, when discovered, are dealt with a heavy hand by law enforcement authorities. Record penalties and fines have been imposed on some of the world’s largest institutions held responsible for supporting money laundering [...]

9thSep '16

Can You Digitalise A Pizza?

By | September 9th, 2016|

Food delivery services are going through an extraordinary change. Domino’s Pizza started in the 1960s with three small shops in a suburb of Michigan and has grown into the second-largest pizza franchise in the US, [...]

5thSep '16

Can Blockchain Prevent Cybercrime?

By | September 5th, 2016|

Can blockchain or distributed ledger technologies help prevent attacks on the world’s critical financial systems? Banks use standardised electronic messages, made up of codes and identifiers, a sort of a common financial language, to make [...]

1stSep '16

Brexit and All That (webtalk)

By | September 1st, 2016|

EDC panel members informally discuss the impacts of ‘Brexit’. Key topics include: Financial services industry Licensing Passporting Payment Services Directive 2 (PSD2), etc. To replay the audio, please click here (note: replay is not available on [...]

10thJul '16

How Deep is your Disruption?

By | July 10th, 2016|

Close to customer For Fintech stars that have reached or or are at the point of reaching the fabled Unicorn status – a billion-dollar valuation – continuous customer interaction is an absolute requisite in the [...]

19thJun '16

The New Digital Commerce

By | June 19th, 2016|

Apps to apathy Websites and point and click menus are designed for computer screens. Client-side applications, or Apps – small computer programs – are designed to run on smaller screens of handheld devices like phones [...]

19thMay '16

2016 Advanced Payments Report

By | May 19th, 2016|

Edgar, Dunn & Company (EDC), the global strategy consultancy, released their 10th Advanced Payments Report 2016 (APR 2016), sponsored by Wirecard, the global financial services and technology company. It provides perspectives and insights from payment [...]