Final thoughts from Sibos

By Jose Mendez As Sibos draws to its conclusion, here are some final takeaways on an interesting year which saw fintech and technology make a star turn: Many consider the rise of fintech to be a reaction of the 2008 global economic crisis. This set the stage for fintech providers to come into the market…

5-A-Day at Sibos – What We’ve Learned So Far

It’s a transformative moment for the global banking and payments industries – and nowhere is this currently more hotly debated and discussed than at Sibos. Held this year at the ExCel in London, it is one of the world’s premier financial services conferences. Newgate’s very own Jose Mendez has been at the conference. Here are…

Money2020 Europe

By Glesni Euros Financial Alchemy Dozens of thought leaders along with hundreds of delegates made it to Money2020 Europe in Amsterdam. CEOs, CTOs, marketing managers and executives came to the Rai exhibition hall last week to explore the latest developments in payments, financial technology and the financial services industry more broadly. The theme this year…

What does 2019 have in store for the City?

A look ahead at 2019 by Newgate’s Gareth Jones and Henry Adefope. Introduction: A challenging year Will 2019 prove to be another challenging year for UK financial services? For those involved in banking, capital markets, asset management and insurance, the upcoming political and regulatory agenda suggests it will be. A year of potential disruption is…