Artificial Intelligence in UK Financial Services

July 22, 2021

The much anticipated report published by the Alan Turing Institute provides an articulate and succinct overview of the technical aspects of AI in three key areas of innovation relevant to the financial services sector (machine learning, non-traditional data and automation) and the consequential challenges in design and deployment.

FinTech Pulse podcast

July 20, 2021

In this special edition of FinTech Pulse, Madeline Bailey, co-head of Technology consulting is joined by one of the most influential women in European InsurTech, Parul Green, Board member of Insurtech Board, HM Treasury and Chief of Staff, APAC and Europe at AXA XL, to discuss the state of all things innovation and InsurTech in the Insurance sector.

The Metaverse: The evolution of a universal digital platform

July 15, 2021

In technology, first-mover advantage is often significant. This is why BigTech and other online platforms are beginning to acquire software businesses to position themselves for the arrival of the Metaverse. They hope to be at the forefront of profound changes that the Metaverse will bring in relation to digital interactions between people, between businesses, and between them both.

German payment services in transition

July 08, 2021

The payment services landscape is currently overshadowed by the scandal around Wirecard. Unfortunately, this is distracting the focus from technological innovation and the increasing digitisation of daily life.

Climate change and sustainability disputes: Technology & Innovation perspectives

July 05, 2021

The solutions to climate change and sustainability related issues offered by the Technology and Innovation sector.

EU’s possible Data Act

July 01, 2021

Response to to the Consultation and Inception Impact Assessment are bound to shape the future of EU’s digital economy.

Inside Turkey: SPACs

June 25, 2021

After a long period of many US SPACs merging with US targets, we are now seeing US SPACs, as well as European SPACs, in pursuit of non-US targets with significant interest in the emerging markets. In this interview, Ayşe Yüksel Mahfoud discovers what advantages a SPAC transaction may offer to Turkish companies.

The (Artificial) Intelligent Investor

June 21, 2021

With the growth of app-induced innovation, various robo-advising platforms have taken the lead in providing investors with seamless, efficient, and cost-effective means of advice.

Electric vehicles: Charging up the UK’s energy transition

June 18, 2021

Electric vehicles (EV) and EV-charging infrastructure will play an important role in the decarbonisation of the transport sector. In this context, Stephen Rigby recently spoke to Dan Kaufman, legal counsel at bp pulse.

Max Schrems’ NGO, noyb, submits mass cookie law compliance complaints

June 14, 2021

Max Schrems’ privacy NGO, noyb, submits hundreds of draft complaints to companies across the Europe about their cookie law compliance.