Finance

Finance and inclusion: How Mastercard is helping people living with dementia

Digital technology is enhancing countless aspects of our lives, including our personal finances, where FinTech companies and digital networks allow us to make everyday payments in the blink of an eye.   It’s easy to take for granted the freedoms and…

Data digitalisation: Driving change in the pensions industry

In today’s rapidly evolving digital landscape, leveraging data through digitalisation has become critical to success across a number of industries. The pensions industry is a prime example, where high quality, digitalised data is imperative to its advancement; be it through…

How Advance Global Capital is helping local economies and communities flourish

Impact investing is a driving force in the transition to a more sustainable and inclusive world. It plays a vital role in bringing about positive change through providing capital to purpose-led businesses and emerging industries. As start-ups and SMEs can…

The FTSE 100 turns 40.

Standing the test of time: The UK's FTSE turns 40

January 3, 2024 marks the 40th birthday of the FTSE 100, and celebrates its stability, endurance and resilience — with a quarter of its original constituents still making up the blue-chip index. Established in 1984, the FTSE 100 — a…

How does corporate culture shape client experience?

How does corporate culture shape client experience? This is the question we explore in our interview with CEO David Fennell of international law firm Gowling WLG, as part of our Executive Insights collaboration with the Institute of Directors (IoD). The…

Breaking barriers: The rise of women in finance

In a financial landscape typically dominated by men, an important shift is underway. Women are not just entering the boardrooms of the finance world; they’re reshaping the entire industry, bringing fresh perspectives, resilience, adaptability and innovation, and moving finance into…

Imagining the Future of Investment: Our panel discussion at the LSE

Against a backdrop of challenging economic, social, and political change, a focus on targeting investment goals beyond maximising profits and driving positive impact for society has never been more important. On Tuesday 12th December, we hosted an exclusive panel discussion,…

Navpreet

Innovations in FinTech: A new era of transparency and flexibility in subscriptions

Subscriptions permeate nearly every area of our lives, from the way we consume entertainment to paying for basic necessities. With billions around the world signed up for regular payments, the process and user experience needs to be both seamless and…

Global Investment Summit 2023: Showcasing 'Great British Ideas'

On Monday 27th November, the UK prime minister Rishi Sunak and over 200 CEOs gathered at Hampton Court Palace for a landmark summit that aimed to secure billions of pounds of investment. Jointly hosted by the prime minister and the…

Chancellor of the Exchequer, Jeremy Hunt

Autumn statement 2023: Key announcements

The UK’s Chancellor of the Exchequer Jeremy Hunt, has laid out spending plans in his Autumn Statement — a key budget update to MPs. The key announcements that have been unveiled in the House of Commons include a rise to…