Category: Lawrence Freeborn

07 Feb

Will Open Banking finally produce a killer app for the financial industry?

07 Feb

Thomas Zink Associate Research Director, IDC Financial Insights Read full bio  @ThomasZink5 Lawrence Freeborn Research Manager, IDC Financial Insights Read full bio  @IDCLawrence The journey to Open Banking in the UK passed another milestone this week. The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) in the UK published its “final order” to formally implement the reforms set out […]

27 Jan

Insanity is Doing the Same Thing Over and Over Again, but Expecting Different Results – Might Blockchain Technology Break the Pattern?

27 Jan

Thomas Zink Associate Research Director, IDC Financial Insights Read full bio  @ThomasZink5 Lawrence Freeborn Research Manager, IDC Financial Insights Read full bio  @IDCLawrence While blockchain remains the hottest topic for the financial services industry, the first voices are already starting to predict a stagnation of initiatives by 2019, based on the fact that the industry hasn’t […]

07 Oct

Misys returns to the market

07 Oct

Lawrence Freeborn                                  Research Manager, Financial Insights Read full bio   @IDCLawrenc A quick look at IDC’s 2016 Fintech Rankings reveals that just four of the top hundred financial technology vendors are headquartered in London. This is fewer than the five that are […]

14 Sep

Financial Institutions must comply with GDPR – but they must avoid compromising their customer-centricity

14 Sep

Lawrence Freeborn                                  Research Manager, Financial Insights Read full bio   @IDCLawrence As much as in any area of regulation, the General Data Protection Regulation reflects an effort by the European Union to lead the conversation on the subject of data […]

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