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Charles Chang
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Fintech on Friday: China’s digital currency challenge

China has aggressively rolled out the e-CNY but the initiative has met with only partial success so far

Joe Parkin, BlackRock
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‘Perfect storm’ of personal investing and technology transforms wealth market

BlackRock’s UK distribution supremo Joe Parkin explains how people having to take responsibility for their retirement has changed how the wealth industry serves its customers

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Fintech on Friday: Focusing on the customer, not the product, to win back trust

JP Morgan’s Kelli Keough talks to PWM about how analysing the behaviour of investors can help boost the relationship with advisers in a more client-centric future

Schuyler Weiss, Alpian
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Fintech on Friday: A Swiss private bank in the palm of your hand

Digital private bank Alpian is targeting the mass affluent segment with a client-centric business model

Anna Zakrzewski, Boston Consulting Group
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Fintech on Friday: Private banks prepare to take crypto plunge

Wealth managers may have been slow to embrace digital assets, but with client demand increasing, many are now looking for the best way to boost their offerings

Michael Reinhard, Universal Investment
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Fintech on Friday: Asset managers must innovate to thrive in digital age

Innovation in asset management is not just about creating new products but about fostering an innovation culture, argues Michael Reinhard

Willem Sels, HSBC
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Fintech on Friday: Should investors care about the metaverse?

We stand at the threshold of a new 3D virtual world of the metaverse. Where are the opportunities for investors?

Azamat Sultanov, Fortu Wealth
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Fintech on Friday: Is now the time to dive into crypto markets?

Crypto assets have gone mainstream, believes Azamat Sultanov, co-founder of Fortu Wealth, and with prices having dipped to pre-pandemic levels he believes now is the time to invest

Andrew Catterall, JP Morgan
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Private banking moves from paper trails to personalised service

Technology has transformed the adviser-client relationship, although the journey still has a long way to run with advances in AI and big data in their early stages

Anders Kvamme Jensen. AKJ
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Investors keen to catch rising crypto tide

Yuri Bender speaks to Anders Kvamme Jensen, founder and chairman of the AKJ crypto fund platform, about the latest crypto developments

Sallie Krawcheck, Ellevest
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Fintech on Friday: Tech for women, by women

Most clients of investment platforms are male, but a number of start-ups founded by women are looking to change that

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Do cryptocurrencies present an opportunity or a risk?

Nick Neuman, CEO at Casa and Daniel Murray global head of research and deputy CIO at EFG Asset Management, discuss how investors should approach bitcoin

Joseph Poon, DBS
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Fintech on Friday: Private banks utilise technology to tempt younger generations

Millennials may be sceptical of private banks and financial advisers, but a digital approach may yet win them over

Azamat Sultanov, Fortu Wealth
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Fintech on Friday: A digital private bank for the millennial generation

Fortu Wealth aims to become a digital private bank for high net worth millennials, believing this to be a group disillusioned by more traditional wealth management offerings

Antoine Loth, VALK
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Private View Blog: Blockchain, tokenisation and private markets – the $200tn opportunity

Private markets have been slow to digitise. It is time to press ahead

Mariam Rassai, BNP Paribas Wealth Management
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Fintech on Friday: Marriage of ESG and technology a way to win millennial hearts

Technology which helps align clients’ ESG values with their investments can help private banks attract a younger customer base

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Asia’s drive to digital sparks bidding war for tech talent

To succeed, wealth management firms will need to take a hybrid approach of ‘tech touch’ and ‘high touch’ to meet client needs

Darshita Gillies, Maanch
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Using technology to maximise impact

The Maanch platform aims to make the fragmented philanthropy ecosystem more efficient through the use of collaborative technology, says founder and CEO Darshita Gillies

Steve Meyer
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Fintech on Friday: Pandemic prompts relationship re-think

Covid-19 has changed the way both businesses and individuals interact with each other, says SEI’s Steve Meyer, though important as has technology has become, the personal side cannot be ignored

Charles Chang
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Fintech on Friday: Digital revolution heralds dawn for green finance

Finding global solutions to climate change will require colossal amounts of funding, and technology can help make this a reality

Zeynep Hizir, SS&C Technologies
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Fintech on Friday: Why intelligent automation can lead to a better client experience

By combining robotic process automation with artificial intelligence, financial firms will be able to free up their staff to really focus on clients, claims Zeynep Hizir from SS&C Technologies

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Fintech on Friday: How tech-fuelled transparency can help shine a light on ESG

Start-up Tumelo, which allows pension scheme members to see how their pots are being invested, is now taking aim at the private banking industry

Edouard Thijssen, Trusted Family
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Fintech on Friday: Moving the family office online

The Covid-19 pandemic has forced family offices to adopt new technology at pace, helped in no small part by the engagement of younger family members

Katie Knox, Bank of America
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Winning new business amid social restrictions

As developing trust through personal contact is crucial to acquiring new clients, Covid-era advisers are having to learn new technology-aided techniques to help them expand their business book

Wendy Cai-Lee, Piermont Bank
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How technology can help women and minority-led businesses

Piermont Bank founder Wendy Cai-Lee talks about the digital lender she set up to serve small US entrepreneurs

Ned Phillips, Bambu
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Fintech on Friday: Bambu shoots for the stars

Singapore-based robo-advice group Bambu has ambitious plans to become a global leader in wealthtech, says co-founder Ned Phillips

Jeroen van Oerle, Lombard Odier Investment Managers
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Fintech on Friday: Banks wary of ‘big tech’ count blessings of regulation

The stringent rules banks have to adhere to are stopping big tech players from becoming direct competitors, with closer co-operation more likely

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Fintech on Friday: Making digital pay

Wealth management firms are spending more money then ever on technology but need a new approach to these investment decisions

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Fintech on Friday: Wealth managers must pick a side of the digital divide

Firms have been forced to innovate to stay close to clients during the coronavirus pandemic and going forward must strike a balance between the new ways of doing business and the old high-touch approach

Apiramy Jeyarajah, Aviva Investors
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Asset managers must modernise method and message to meet client expectations

As the coronavirus pandemic reshapes our working lives, asset managers must find new ways to interact with their clients, says Avia Investors’ Apiramy Jeyarajah

Sharmil Patwa, Opus Una Financial Services Consulting
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Fintech on Friday: Robo-advisers and the future of financial planning

Robo-advisers must identify new revenue streams and find an efficient balance between automated services and human interaction if they are to become commercially successful

David Durlacher, Julius Baer
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Julius Baer embraces digitalisation and data to transform client experience

Private banks will only survive if they adopt new ways of doing business, believes David Durlacher, CEO of Julius Baer International

Charles Chang
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The paperless potential of China’s digital currency

The digital RMB has the potential to stimulate both the Chinese and global economy, as well as benefitting the poorest in society

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Swiss wealth management needs more than tradition to stay on top

The Swiss wealth management industry is facing numerous challenges and must do more to embrace digital solutions if it is to remain the market leader

Simran Kang
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Fintech on Friday: Time for family offices to embrace technology and flourish in the modern world

Many family offices have been slow to adopt the latest digital solutions but they must if they are to remain relevant to a younger client base

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