Fintech Analyst Report - Issue 202

Sarah Mason

07 May 2020

Issue #202 of the Fintech Analyst Report looks at how financial institutions can prepare for the new normal, how they can ensure agile working models and continue with digital transformation projects with tighter IT budgets.

Mercator: Financing commercial trade

As coronavirus policies hit businesses, working capital management is in the spotlight. Expectations for the adoption of digital solutions have greatly increased.

McKinsey: Reshaping workforce norms after COVID-19

Post-COVID, financial institutions need a working model that links workforce-management processes to broader operational decision making. It is also an important moment to reinforce culture.

Aite Group: Open payments in Europe

The digitalisation of commerce continues to drive customer demand for new payment solutions. PSD2 has allowed PSPs to offer open payments to end users as an alternative to legacy payment methods.

Celent: Data monetization in Japan

Post social distancing, many financial institutions will have to rethink IT budgets. Embracing data, data platforms and the marketplace business will be key to adapting to the new normal.

IDC: Blockchain spending in 2020

This spending guide presents a comprehensive view of the blockchain ecosystem and is an invaluable resource to help vendors define and standardise their approach for this expanding and dynamic market.

Forrester: Financial well-being in Italy

Italian consumers face severe financial challenges. Banking executives will need to consider which tools and services they should develop to help improve their customers’ financial well-being.

GlobalData: Coronavirus impact on UK payments

This report focuses on the effect of coronavirus on the cards and payments industry. A decline in consumer spending, particularly in travel and hospitality will be particularly impactful.

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