Opening up the path less travelled from banking to fintech

Fintech has been part of financial services for several years, but it remains surprisingly rare to see employees of incumbent banks take prominent positions at fintech firms. This may be a path that is becoming more common, according to Matthew C. Meade, product management leader focused on fixed income pricing products at Bloomberg and author […]

Reuters Launches Reuters Next: An Agenda-Setting, Four-Day Summit for Global Leaders


Reuters today launched one of the biggest and most ambitious leadership summits in the world, bringing together 25,000 executives over four days to hear from leading names in business, finance, politics, tech and media on the most pressing issues of our age. Over four days in January, Reuters Next will deliver agenda-setting discussion around the […]

Sandboxes help fintech startups raise money

Entering regulatory sandboxes helps fintech startups raise capital, boosting financial innovation, suggests a BIS working paper.In 2015, the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority created a sandbox to give startups in the fast-growing fintech sector the chance to try out their products in a controlled testing environment. Five years on, around 50 countries have followed the UK’s […]