Mar 20, 2019

Shanghai_waterfrontInfrastructure investment aimed at powering economic growth – and with it, Beijing’s global ambitions – coincides with efforts to open China’s financial sector further to foreign investors. Romil Patel reports from Shanghai.

Mar 11, 2019

Blockchain_technologyInvesco is to launch an exchange traded fund (ETF) that will gain exposure to blockchain by physically investing in businesses that will benefit from the technology, such as financial services companies.

Mar 06, 2019

Data transferThe issue of data transfers is one of the top three worries around Brexit for UK financial services firms, according to polling commissioned by the EY consultancy.

Mar 06, 2019

Digital_ageConfidence in digital and leadership capabilities in the financial sector has deteriorated since 2012, according to a report by a think tank which specialises in digital services.

Feb 28, 2019

Kids_3DThe private sector is proving an enthusiastic partner in a government-launched foundation aimed at promoting luxembourg’s fintech industry and extending its international reach. Bob Currie reports.

Feb 28, 2019

Asset servicing specialists discuss the importance of cognitive technology, data visualisation and the search for talent in driving forward standards.

Feb 28, 2019

BuildingChief executive Laurent Denayer, whose regtech firm UME supplies the asset management industry with automated due diligence on fund distributors, talks to Bob Currie about mutualising information for collective advantage.

Feb 28, 2019

Research_labBjörn Ottersten, director of the Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust at the University of Luxembourg, talks to Funds Europe about fintech research and applying these projects to the real economy.

Feb 12, 2019

Artificial intelligenceAt a time when fund managers are exploring tools that magnify their data-gathering – or investing in them – a group of artificial intelligence engineers and data scientists have demonstrated tech’s potential by using AI to read every website in the UK to gauge the level of gender bias.

Feb 11, 2019

Cloud_computingAn exchange-traded fund (ETF) that is exposed to the cloud computing industry has been launched.