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“Banks are notoriously not innovative, and in the innovation race, banks are actually lagging”


“Banks are notoriously not innovative, and in the innovation race, banks are actually lagging”

October 2015

Chris Wasden makes a scathing commentary on the intransigent posture of banks as to innovation. He admonishes that unless banks keep up with the pace of innovation of a new entrant whose value proposition is several times of a higher-order magnitude than theirs, innovators can make dinosaurs of the banking industry. If you do not […]


“Small banks, domestic business and India are where we see opportunities”


“Small banks, domestic business and India are where we see opportunities”

October 2015

The world of trade is probably the last bastion of paper processing and manual intervention. But Bolero is set to revolutionise that as it seeks to digitise global trade services. Bolero CEO Ian Kerr speaks to The Asian Banker. If you do not see the video already displayed below, please select the alternative sites from […]


“In London and the UK, we have a healthy ecosystem learning how to build successful fintech organisations”


“In London and the UK, we have a healthy ecosystem learning how to build successful fintech organisations”

October 2015

Strange bedfellows they are not. CEO Lawrence Wintermeyer explains how Innovate Finance, a nonprofit organisation, has created an unexpected alliance between banks and disruptors in the United Kingdom with the participation of venture capitalists and the government regulator, Financial Conduct Authority. If you do not see the video already displayed below, please select the alternative […]