Month: June 2019

Designing Solutions for the Financially Squeezed

In the UK and USA alone there are over 100m people classified as financially struggling or squeezed. This population struggles to keep up with bills, they fall behind on repayments and enter arrears with less than $100 in savings. Steve Bradford discusses designing solutions for the financially squeezed.

Bias and Discrimination with Artificial Intelligence

Artificial intelligence (AI) systems have been shown to effectively and invisibly algorithmically discriminate against customers on the basis of gender and race, reinforcing existing barriers to social and financial success. Robert Robinson discusses bias and discrimination with Artificial Intelligence.

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Fintech Roundtable at UK-China 10th Economic and Financial Dialogue

London hosted the 10th Economic and Financial Dialogue between China and the UK this week to discuss global collaboration, supporting a multilateral trade system with a strong fintech focus. Chinese Vice Premier Hu Chunhua and British Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond co-chaired with discussions and attended the launch ceremony of the Shanghai-London Stock Connect signifying …

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Building your own fintech ecosystem

After years of developing our fintech ecosystem, FINTECH Circle is now helping organizations to strengthen their own. Your ecosystem network is only as effective as your knowledge of the main players within your market. In order to maximise the key components of your company, such as R&D, talent acquisition and sales and marketing, and position …

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Beyond the Technology

In a world where everyone is talking about the limitless possibilities of Artificial Intelligence and potential opportunity this can bring to people’s lives, are we creating a language that the very few can understand or even access? Louise Smith on what is beyond the technology.

Does a future without technology exist?

The world is such a beautiful place: you have artificial intelligence and undiscovered Amazon tribes living in the same time on the same planet. Laura Manescu asks does a future without technology exist?

Machine Readable Regulation

One of the more substantial barriers to financial innovation is regulation. Kyle Hauptfleisch discusses how AI coupled with machine readable regulation could overcome this barrier.

Data, AI and Lending in South-East Asia

With the rise of digital banking and new financial players such Grab Finance, Ovo, Go-Pay, Ant Finance, WeBank entering the South-East Asian market, traditional lenders now need to invest heavily into technology to play catch-up to their internet-era counterparts. Karl Li talks data, AI and lending in South-East Asia