Fighting fear: how regtech entered capital markets

Technological disruption has been slow in capital markets, particularly regarding regulation, so how are disruptors persuading financial institutions to overcome their fears?

Regulatory sandboxes go global to spark innovation

A collaboration of financial regulators aims to support innovation in a sector which does not recognise borders

Banks demand more, not less, regulation

Opening up banking to more competition remains in the slow lane while new regulations rev up the industry

What digital transformation can do for private equity

Embracing digital transformation not only improves internal business processes, but also helps private equity firms identify the best companies for investment

Can blockchain ease global payments?

Bold claims that blockchain can transform the payments industry, particularly in cross-border transactions, may soon be put to the test

Financial services missing out by holding women back

While corporate America has been making incredible strides in efforts for gender representation and equality, there is still much to be done in this arena, specifically within the financial services industry

Five ways fintech is improving access to financial services

Fruit and vegetable stall at the Kawangware market on the outskirts of Nairobi

Firms around the world are providing fintech solutions to many local problems, including financial inclusion, microfinance and online payments

Interview: Jack Dorsey on Square Inc and accessible finance

Twitter boss Jack Dorsey tells of his other multi-billion-dollar business venture