CFTE Newsletter: The Expert Perspective – CFTE Blog

The Expert Perspective In the first newsletter of 2018, we’ve launched an all-new segment called the ‘expert perspective’ where we bring you insights from the leading figures in Fintech and finance helping to build tomorrow’s world of finance. This week, we kicked off with insights from our two co-founders… Tram Anh Nguyen, co-founder of CFTE Could you give everyone a short …

CFTE Newsletter 19th August – 26th August – CFTE Blog

This week’s must read Fintech news… Out of the box thinking for digital transformation “You must transform your business to adapt to digital” “Your IT systems are out dated” “Your processes can cope with today’s fluid environment”   No, these are not statements my dad says to me in utter disappointment but more akin to what the top brass at banks …

CFTE Newsletter 5th August – 12th August – CFTE Blog

Fintech Readings Crowdsourcing AI Algorithms. Beautiful. There’s a new kind of hedge fund on the market and its powered by AI. Numerai, based out of San Francisco, is on a mission to liberalise trading on Wall Street. It launched last year and aims to crowd source market movements. The process: data scientists are given an encrypted financial data, they then analyse this data …

CFTE Newsletter – 29th July to 5th August – CFTE Blog

Expert Analysis   Author: Huy Nguyen Trieu (aka Fintech Sensei) The Headline Kabbage raises $250m from Softbank Breaking it down Kabbage is one of the pioneers of automated lending to SMEs. Instead of relying on manual processes, Kabbage uses real-time data about SMEs (e.g. their Amazon sales figures, their Paypal payment data, their UPS shipping data, even their Facebook client rating) to build …

CFTE Newsletter – 22nd July to 29th July – CFTE Blog

Fintech detectives, CBI Insights, on the mark again  CBI Insights, the tech market intelligence supremo’s released their Global Fintech Report for Q2, which made for very interesting reading. $5.2bn raised in Q2, taking the years total to over $8bn and on track to beat 2016’s high of $13.5bn+ 5 new Fintechs join the unicorn (aka startups with $1bn+ valuations) club in …

CFTE Newsletter – 17th July to 22nd July – CFTE Blog

Curated stories from our weekly newsletter Arm yourself with some Fintech knowledge… 1. Technology represents significant opportunities for finance professionals if they are proactive about upskilling – this is a message we’ve been preaching for some time – but we’re not alone! – By Quartz…..click here to read more 2. Here at CFTE, we like to talk about the opportunity for FinTech …

CFTE’s Weekly Newsletter #1 – CFTE Blog

How about some curated news on Finance2.0 and crusty insights on CFTE? You’ll find below an extract of the newsletter sent to CFTE’s subscribers last Friday. To receive it directly in your inbox: Subscribe here   What we’ve been upto last week…   This week we crossed the english channel to beautiful Paris.Why?