Category Archives: Financial Services

What are some of financial technology’s current threats and future opportunities and where do we go from here?

Aiko Sato &  Dr Christopher Sier -  Innovation Openingby guest blogger Dr Christopher Sier, Director of the Financial Services Knowledge Transfer Network (FSKTN)

Financial services is ridiculously complicated and struggles to control itself as a system – this is evidenced by market volatility, the inability to understand this volatility and the inability by any practitioners to control this volatility. The Bank of England is slowly starting to flex a set of new ‘Macro-prudential’ policy levers to manage financial and market stability.

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