CFTE Summer Programme Round-Up

The CFTE Summer Programme has been one of the most rewarding projects we have undertaken so far, with a diverse range of events organised and dedicated to the global Fintech community at our campus. Here’s what we got up to this month!——————————————————————————————————————– It’s been a wonderful month of events for us here at CFTE, with the Summer Programme dominating our …

How AI is Being Used at Investment Banks – Predictive Analysis

As part of our coverage on the use of AI in finance, CFTE takes a look and examines the impact of implementing such disruptive technology on various industry verticals. ——————————————————————————————————————– Although artificial intelligence is often linked with automating jobs, its potential as a tool to enhance human decisions and strategy-making has seen it being used in predictive analysis within investment banking.  …

How AI is Being Used at Investment Banks – Trade Settlement

As part of our coverage on the use of AI in finance, CFTE takes a look and examines the impact of implementing such disruptive technology on various industry verticals. ——————————————————————————————————————– Artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning are quickly disrupting the world of investment banking, as they provide a huge boost to operations in terms of efficiency. One of the key areas …

How AI is Being Used at Investment Banks – Trade Processing

As part of our coverage on the use of AI in finance, CFTE takes a look and examines the impact of implementing such disruptive technology on various industry verticals. ——————————————————————————————————————– Some firms have made full use of artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning to optimise the trade processing part of investment banking. AI provides banks with the ability to process huge …

Will AI Take My Job?

Just how will your employment prospects be affected by the rise of artificial intelligence? According to some reports, not as much as you think! AI will replace some mundane tasks and low-skilled jobs, but it is the perfect tool to help enhance human decisions and create new job scopes. Read on to find out more!——————————————————————————————————————– There have been many concerns …

The Best Fintech Courses in India

Although the Fintech industry is still considered quite small in India, there are currently over 2,500 Fintech companies in the country, with the likes of Paytm and Zeta becoming household names. Globally, Fintech adoption has grown 64% in 2019 so far with India boasting an adoption rate of 87%, putting them on top of the charts in emerging markets.  With …

#Fintech50: 2014 Top Fintech 50 Startups Experienced Lower CEO Turnover Rate

In 2014, KPMG together with AWI and FSC released the “50 Best Fintech Innovators” report, one of the first papers that examined the most prominent Fintech players globally. 5 years on, CFTE is taking an in-depth look at the evolution of these 50 companies. ——————- Since 2014, the top 50 Fintech startups as listed by a KPMG report recorded an …

#Fintech50: B2B Startups in 2014 Top 50 Fintech List Now Reach Over 4 Million Businesses

In 2014, KPMG together with AWI and FSC released the “50 Best Fintech Innovators” report, one of the first papers that examined the most prominent Fintech players globally. 5 years on, CFTE is taking an in-depth look at the evolution of these 50 companies. ——————- 17 startups in the 2014 KPMG report can be categorised as B2B players, and like …

Data Analytics and AI to Disrupt Finance Sector – E&Y Singapore Study

The recent Ernst and Young report titled “The Impact of Wider Integration of Data Analytics and Automation on Manpower in the Singapore Financial Services Sector” was commissioned by the Institute of Banking and Finance (IBF) and the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS). It focused on the impact that data analytics and automation would have on the financial industry in the …