Written by FT Adviser
Modern financial services are based entirely on data and information; with no physical product to deal with (unless your commodity options are not offloaded in time), one of the key differentiators for participants is the speed and accuracy with which they can deal with data and the ease with which transactions can be executed.
In a sector with so much complexity, to what extent is RegTech solving the real compliance issues facing financial services?
Half of the companies in the first wave of the Financial Conduct Authority's advice unit have either launched a low-cost advice service or will be doing so imminently.
Over the last ten years it has become increasingly possible to turn bright technology ideas into smooth, working, scalable solutions, writes founding director of Altus, Kevin Okell.