FINTECH TODAY: CROWDFUNDING

FINTECH TODAY: CROWDFUNDING

Nin Desai, President and CEO, NIN Ventures

How Data is Changing Credit

How Data is Changing Credit

Michael Schlein, President & CEO, Accion

Alternative Data in Asset Management: Hype to Reality

Alternative Data in Asset Management: Hype to Reality

Suvrat Bansal, Chief Data Officer & Head of Innovation, UBS Asset Management [SWX: UBSG]

Traditional data can be broadly defined as company specific or market data aggregated, harmonized and provisioned by data vendors such as Bloomberg or exchanges such as NYSE.

Predictive Analytics with Big Data

Predictive Analytics with Big Data

Denise Zabawski, CIO, Nationwide Childrens Hospital

Turning a concept into a project and subsequently a reportable outcome as any CIO can tell attest is not easy. First we had to understand Big Data and define what it means for our organization.

In Pursuit of Smarter Profits: Capital Market Efficiency through Automation and Distributed Computing

In Pursuit of Smarter Profits: Capital Market Efficiency through Automation and Distributed Computing

David Snitkof, Head of Analytics & Data Strategy, Kabbage

Organizations adopting a manual approach inevitably spend more time on report generation and fire drills than on strategic analysis and capital planning.

Impact of Technology on Capital Markets Suggests Lending Will Only Become More Efficient

Impact of Technology on Capital Markets Suggests Lending Will Only Become More Efficient

Steven Pae, SVP-IT, CIT

Technology has transformed commerce in many ways we couldn’t have anticipated a few years ago. The business of lending and leasing is no different.

One Step Closer To the End of the Cycle

One Step Closer To the End of the Cycle

Mona Mahajan, US Investment Strategist and Portfolio Manager, Allianz Global Investors

As we get later cycle in the US economy, we believe there should be more room for alternative assets in an investor’s portfolio.

Borrowing Base: The Daily Benchmark

Borrowing Base: The Daily Benchmark

Peter Stone, CFO, The ADS Group

I started my professional career as a staff accountant for a large regional public accounting firm. As time passed, my knowledge expanded and my responsibilities changed with promotions to senior accountant and audit manager.

Cryptocurrencies-Are You Preparing?

Cryptocurrencies-Are You Preparing?

Bill Miller, CIO, EMS USA, Inc.

Cryptocurrencies, digital currencies that are based on cryptography, are becoming a pivotal focus area for capital markets in 2016.

Enhancing Capital Markets with Technology

Enhancing Capital Markets with Technology

Ege Tanor, VP, Capital Markets, Insikt

INSIKT is leveraging technology to help borrowers rejected by mainstream lenders to achieve their financial dreams by building (or re-building) a credit score.

The Challenge: Leveraging Existing Technologies

The Challenge: Leveraging Existing Technologies

Alvina Antar, CIO, Zuora

When a new business model emerges in which traditional pay-per-product (or service) moves towards subscription-based recurring revenue models, it’s time for change.

A CFO Explains: Partnering with Finance to Accelerate IT Transformation

A CFO Explains: Partnering with Finance to Accelerate IT Transformation

Rich Carroll, CFO, WGroup

As the CFO for WGroup, a leading technology management consulting firm, I’m in a unique position to understand how critical it is for IT and Finance departments to work together.

Fintech and Enhancing Transparency- The Evolution of ALFA

Fintech and Enhancing Transparency- The Evolution of ALFA

James Wallin, SVP, Fixed Income, AllianceBernstein

ALFA provides the investor with a holistic, aggregate view of the market by providing all the available relevant information to make that investment decision.