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The Smart Philosophy
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Mark Szczepaniak, Chief Financial Officer, Velocity Mortgage Capital

In today’s ever-changing market environment, CFOs have the responsibility to provide management, investors, regulators, lenders, rating agencies, and analysts with enhanced financial reporting that is accurate, timely, and transparent. At...

Unleashing the Potential of Fintech
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Todd Nelson, SVP Strategic Partnerships Mike Petanovitch, Head of Technology, LightStream

What are the current market trends you see shaping the fintech space? We at LightStream continue to see opportunities for partnerships between fintech companies and banks—all with an eye on providing better products for the consumer....

Leading the Technological Wave
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Denise Dettingmeijer, CFO, Randstad North America [AMS:RAND]

Current Role of a CFO I have always had IT report to me as the Chief Financial Officer (CFO). It was an eye-opening transition for me as CFO of Randstad, when figuring out how to place the business, company and external functions around an IT...

Technologies that are More than Just Buzzwords!
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Several companies have started to realize the importance of accounts payable in business operations. The day is not far where organizations entirely go digital in the accounts payable department marking the start of the most significant...

Fintech Revolution: Key Enabler of Operational Excellence
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The competition between big financial firms and recently constituted fintechs has caused some friction in the financial sector. Rather, co-existence can be advantageous to both parties.   FREMONT, CA: The financial industry has...

Bitcoin: Designing the Future of Digital Currency
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Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are actively under development to secure the financial segment of the digital era. FREMONT, CA: In the past year, bitcoin has become the most secure payment medium which holds the potential of universal...

Digital Financing: Exploring New Possibilities with Blockchain Technology
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Blockchain is opening gates to an entirely cashless world, with secure and safe real-time and instant transaction capabilities. FREMONT, CA: Everything is growing faster and becoming more comfortable day by day, including payment services....

Financial Services Institutions Betting Big on Predictive Analytics
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Implementing predictive analytics allows financial firms to find previously hidden patterns in data that can amplify business results, reduce churn, increase marketing effectiveness, and more. FREMONT, CA: With the advent of connected...

Is Artificial Intelligence Causing Uproar in the Financial Sector?
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Summary: AI is said to be creating disruption in financial services by transforming the processes of the tasks, being trustworthy in the customer point of view and allowing the executive more leeway by conducting iterative tasks. FREMONT, CA:...

Blockchain and AI: A Perfect Match?
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FREMONT, CA: Blockchain and (AI)Artificial intelligence  are two buzzwords that seem to arouse great interest in the technological community today. Whilst both technologies are considered to be futuristic and cutting-edge, there appears to be...

AI to Standardize Travel and Hospitality
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FREMONT, CA: The hospitality sector is rapidly diving into technology such as IoT, cloud, biometrics, and Chatbots. The speeding up has been particularly noticeable in the uptake of AI. From customization and marketing to revenue management and...

How Technology can Help Tax Authorities
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Conventionally, tax regulations have rendered little or no importance to the modern economy.  The tax regulatory bodies across countries are struggling to cope up with the changes in regulatory, social, political, and technologies conditions....

Minimizing the Impact on IT Resources
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Sean Morris, Director Sales, Digitech Systems

Cloud Computing for ECM As a provider of a cloud technology since 1999, we whole heartedly embrace the use of cloud, and are one of the first software companies in the world to engineer software specifically for a cloud environment rather than...

Blockchain beyond the Financial World
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The blockchain is marking its presence in different industries, but still majority of them perceives it as something that is limited to the finance sector only, specifically cryptocurrency and ICO. As a result, other advantages or benefits of this...

Leveraging Technology Tools for Efficient Fraud Detection
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Fraud has become a menace for companies across industries as it causes loss of trillions of dollars in a single year. According to a 2018 Global Economic Crime and Fraud survey by PwC, 49 percent of businesses had experienced fraud and economic...

Key Trends in Law Firm Fintech
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Madhav Srinivasan, CFO, Hunton Andrews Kurth

Financial technology is crucial to the smooth functioning of modern law firms. The interplay between finance and technology has always existed, but it has become more complex in recent years. Experience shows CFOs spend a fair proportion of...

The Technology Impact on Industries - An overview
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Tim FitzGerald, SVP & CDO, EverBank

1) How do you strike the balance between operations and innovation among your IT staff? I strongly believe in investing in people. They are the greatest asset your organization has. I encourage people to seek personal development and to keep up...

Blockchain and its Impact on the Financial Sector
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Blockchain technology has taken the financial world by storm. This tamper-proof technology, which runs on several devices across a network simultaneously using smart contracts in automating the process of recording and executing transactions,...

Modern Technologies Renovating the Financial Sector
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Mark Steffler, CFO, Legend3D, Inc.

Focusing on Big Data If we look at the contemporary business landscape, technology seems to have left a deep impact on almost every sphere including finance. Of late, finance has levitated to new heights, incorporating technological blends into...

Compete or Partner: Banks See Rise of FinTech Solutions
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Christopher Kennedy, VP-Quantitative Finance Manager, BankUnited [NYSE:BKU]

FinTech—or simply financial technology—is moving at the speed of innovation. FinTech originally represented the shift of traditional brick-and-mortar banking to online and mobile platforms. Now, FinTech embodies a deluge of Silicon...