29/10/13Trends in mPayments, October 2013We set the scene with an introductory note from Brett King (founder and CEO of Moven) followed by a bird’s eye view of the mPayments space, the players and what they are up to, the barriers to success and how they are being negotiated. We map out the important M&A trends and activities in mPayments, follow it with case studies on Visa and Zapp and top it all with interviews with three experts, all of whom provide insight from their standpoint.
07/06/13Bitcoin and the Future of MoneyIn effect, we could be looking at the ultimate democratization of monetary policy, in much the same way the Internet has democratized information. And we all like freedom without interference, don’t we?
11/01/13'Digitally native' banks set to take on traditional counterparts' market share: says Udayan Goyal, in bobsguide2013 will see a host of digitally native banks, which aim at tech-savvy customers and youngsters, start to take market share from more traditional retail banking institutions that are still relying on branch, phone and online banking while ignoring social media, the mobile channel and other ways to connect with customers.
27/11/12FT Advisors acts as exclusive strategic advisor to Network International on its acquisition of a majority stake in TimesofMoneyLondon based specialist advisory firm FT Advisors Limited advised Network International, UAE’s largest acquirer and one of the leading payment solution providers on its acquisition of a majority stake in TimesofMoney
19/10/12FT Advisors acts as exclusive advisor to Cupola Plastic Cards on their acquisition by Oberthur Technologies
11/09/12Anthemis Group arrives in New YorkAnthemis Group SA is pleased to announce the creation of Anthemis (Americas) Corporation. Based in New York and led by Managing Director Sam Johnson, Anthemis (Americas) will play a key role in supporting the Group's continued growth and ambition to re-invent financial services.