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Innovation of the month
Banking innovation of the month: Merkaat
07 December 2017
Efma’s banking innovation of the month award for December goes to Crèdit Andorrà for Merkaat, an end-to-end digital experience in…

United Income: Moving with the times
23 November 2017
Matt Fellowes of United Income explains how the company is using technology to provide financial advice and services for people of older generations.

Legal & General invests in SalaryFinance
16 October 2017
SalaryFinance, the innovative financial wellbeing employee benefits firm, announces it has completed a £40m funding round (subject to Financial…

Aviva to make strategic investment in Wealthify
13 October 2017
Aviva announces an agreement to acquire a majority shareholding in Wealthify Group Limited, the holding company of Wealthify. Wealthify is a low cost,…

Fifth Third Bank launches a financial education program in high schools
29 September 2017
Fifth Third Bank is launching Finance Academy, a new financial and entrepreneurship education program. The Bank is collaborating with education technology…

ING starts partnership with Scalable
28 September 2017
ING announced that it will start a partnership with online wealth manager Scalable Capital, one of the leading fintechs in the European robo-advice market.

BBVA’s customers will have an online diagnosis of their financial health
19 September 2017
BBVA presents “BBVA Bconomy,” a new functionality in the app and web of BBVA that allows each customer to know his/her financial health and…

Tomorrow helps families make financial and legal decisions
25 July 2017
The stats are sobering: 78% of millennials do not have a will; 74% of all Americans do not have individual life insurance ; and 50% of all millennial…

The rise of the robo-advisor
14 June 2017
Peter Evans from Deloitte explains how robo-advisors are transforming the retail financial services landscape, benefitting banks and customers alike.

BNP Paribas launches the WAI “We Are Innovation” label
23 May 2017
BNP Paribas gears up its offer to start-ups and innovative enterprises by launching the WAI “We Are Innovation” label. Developed around 7…

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