It has been a while since my last post, August seems a distant past. As we approach December, the developments during the second half of 2016 are what some may call the tail-events. Earlier this year in May, I wrote a piece … Read more Wealth finserv M&A: A self fulfilling prophecy?
Company profile: Payment Components Fintech predominantly has been focused on designing and delivering value to retail customers. However, the idea of technology impacting the current processes within core banking, is equally compelling. As the focus shifts to managing the process, … Read more Payment Components – Empowering Fintech for Banks and Corporates
Blockchain. Settlements. Banking-as-a-Platform (BaaP). Three famous words. Blockchain, just in Q1 2016 garnered investments in excess of half a billion dollars. With over a 100 companies in this segment, the focus of these companies is not just limited to Banking and … Read more Banking-as-a-Platform (BaaP) – Blockchain – Settlements and Custody
Company profile: Cambridge Blockchain Blockchain is the skeptics moment of glory turning to reality. It is like touch-phones, what would life be without one today. The only difference is we never talk about Blockchain in real terms, it is all experimental … Read more Cambridge Blockchain – anchoring identity in Blockchain
Hyperledger Project, R3CEV, Ripple, Ethereum – all have banks involved and many of them and possibly the same one’s. Blockchain is a technology concept, the journey from lab to practice can be long and arduous especially if the banking processes are … Read more Blockchain breaking-up Bureaucratic-chain?
My interest in Blockchain is the concept – different organisations and startups – what is being developed, by whom and how it can be used. My version of Blockchain lowdown below – I will try to keep this simple, contextual … Read more Blockchain–The-Real-Brain-Buster