19 Oct

New Realities of Digital Competition in Financial Services

Lawrence Freeborn Research Manager, IDC Financial Insights Read full bio  @IDCLawrence The recent IDC Financial Services Forum 2017 (London) focused on the topic of open financial services. Ushered in by regulations and the new realities of digital competition, the financial services industry has entered the open era. Ecosystems are expanding and new partnerships are being […]

12 Jun

Extended uncertainty, a delayed Brexit, and the next election — What does the U.K. election mean for Brexit and the FS industry?

Thomas Zink Associate Research Director, IDC Financial Insights Read full bio  @ThomasZink5 Lawrence Freeborn Research Manager, IDC Financial Insights Read full bio  @IDCLawrence Yesterday’s election may have resulted in the worst possible outcome as it will extend the period of uncertainty given that all options — “hard Brexit,” “soft Brexit,” “no Brexit” — remain on the […]