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International Investment reader poll points to technology dependancy

By: Gary Robinson | 16 Nov 2017

Technology has become a very important component of the vast majority of financial services companies, according to the readers of International Investment.  On the International Investment website we recently…

Dubai triples fintech investment and launches US$100m fund

By: Gary Robinson | 14 Nov 2017

Dubai’s plans to rival London as one of the world’s largest fintech centres have been boosted with a commitment to triple the amount to invested into financial…

Opinion: Are cryptocurrencies the currency of the future, or another madcap scheme? Part 2

By: Paul Gambles, Managing Director, MBMG Group, Bangkok | 13 Nov 2017

Responding to growing interest from its clients as well as increased media attention and debate on the subject of cryptocurrencies, the Bangkok-based MBMG Group is launching a new…

Australia and UK ‘on verge of’ inking new fintech deal

By: Eugene Costello | 12 Nov 2017

Australia and the UK are “are in the process of concluding negotiations on fintech” that will lead to greater cooperation between the countries in this fast-growing sector,…

Guardian launches new CPD training accelerator scheme

By: Gary Robinson | 09 Nov 2017

Guardian Wealth Media has revamped its in-house training and Continuing Professional Development (CPD) for staff via a new round-the-clock accessible service for its staff. GWM said in a…

Advisers eye robot future with some suspicion

By: Eugene Costello | 02 Nov 2017

More than a quarter of all financial advisers do not see any positive effect on their business from robo-advisers, with a whopping three-quarters fearing regulatory issues that…

AXA Framlington launches Luxembourg-domiciled digital fund

By: Adrien Paredes-Vanheule | 31 Oct 2017

Paris-headquartered AXA Investment Managers has added the AXA World Funds Framlington Digital Economy fund to the fund range managed by AXA IM Framlington Equities. The fund invests…

Australia unveils ‘relaxed’ fintech regs to create ‘sandbox’

By: Helen Burggraf | 24 Oct 2017

The Australian government has published  draft legislation it says is aimed at creating “an enhanced regulatory sandbox” for fintech companies that, among other things, will permit a…

Geopolitics ‘driving demand’ for multi-currency accounts: deVere Group CEO

By: Eugene Costello | 19 Oct 2017

Geopolitical uncertainties such as Brexit, Trump and the chaos in Catalonia are driving demand for multi-currency accounts – and within ten years they will be the norm, according…

Jim Rogers-backed fintech bank ITF unveils Hong Kong headquarters, biz plan

By: Helen Burggraf | 19 Oct 2017

Jim Rogers, the Singapore-based American investor known, among other things, for having started the Quantum group of funds with George Soros more than 40 years ago, this…

Gibraltar moves to position itself as natural home to cryptocurrencies

By: Eugene Costello | 13 Oct 2017

The Gibraltar government has moved to establish itself as the home for regulation of cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin that rely on distributed ledger technology such as blockchain, after…

Welsh success story for Guernsey robo-advice entrepreneur

By: Eugene Costello | 11 Oct 2017

Wealthify, a Wales-based robo-adviser co-founded by a Guernsey financial services professional, has sold a majority stake to Aviva, in what is being seen as a strategic change…

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