Written by FT Adviser
A lot has changed in the last 30 years, most of all technology. Remember the days that mobile phones looked like bricks and were reserved for the wealthy and important? Now it is considered unusual if you do not have the latest mobile phone. We can check emails all hours of the day or night, make notes during conferences without pen and paper, and have instant access at all times to a calendar.
In a sector with so much complexity, to what extent is RegTech solving the real compliance issues facing financial services?
UK finance is changing forever. Sweeping reforms promise a new era for the sector: one that’s more open, more regulated and, potentially, far more collaborative. All this is very good news for SMEs.
It may be a while before pension funds ask their asset managers whether they use blockchain, says Ben Cocks