Regulating Cryptocurrency in the UK

Jo Goodson

For years, finance has been regulated to help investors and members of the public decide which banks and financial products are safe places to put their money. Regulation also helps add legitimacy to financial institutions and products and gives investors recourse in the case of fraud. However in the UK, cryptocurrency, which is rapidly growing in popularity, is not heavily …

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Building Value in Managed Services Businesses

Jonathan Simnett

Yesterday, I presented a keynote address to the IT Europa Managed Services and Hosting Summit in London. I was closing the session. All that was standing between the delegates and getting spruced up for the evening’s awards ceremony was my audience’s apparent desire to understand more about the world of tech M&A. The title of my presentation was billed as …

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Big Data In Finance

The Rise of Big Data In Finance

Mike Woods

Rise of big data in finance is impacting everything from customer acquisition, cybersecurity, marketing and productivity. Banks and financial institutions have always known a great deal about their customers. Previously, these reams of information sat in big files, or on spreadsheets and databases. It was used to assess customers’ worthiness for mortgages and loans, but not much else. Today, banks …

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How AR and VR is Revolutionising Healthcare

Heiko Garrelfs

It’s no surprise that healthcare is one of the sectors where the implementation of AR and VR technology is starting to have a noticeable effect. Figures from Deloitte show that globally, 10.5% of GDP is spent on healthcare, with that proportion rising all the time. Global annual healthcare spending is projected to reach $8.7 trillion by 2020. If technology can …

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The Rise of the Cashless Society

Mike Woods

It’s said the first person to use the phrase ‘cash is king’ was ex-Volvo CEO Pehr Gyllenhammar in 1988, after the 1987 stock market crash. He may have been right, and of course, he was talking about cash flow rather than actual cash. Now, however, cash is no longer king. Cash has been overthrown by the ability of more people to …

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How the Connected Car Revolution is Transforming Driver Experience – In the Showroom and on the Road

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Hampleton Partners’ client Bright Box brings its connected car platform Remoto to the mass market in sale to Zurich Insurance Group With so much recent focus on Autonomous Vehicle (AV) initiatives from companies like Apple, Google, Uber and Didi Chuxing, it’s easy to forget about the millions of drivers who are looking to get the most out of their car …

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Verizon Betting Big on the Digital Ad Market


24 July 2016 saw Verizon agreeing to shell out $4.8 billion for Yahoo’s core business in a deal that has finally ended its long lasting struggle to remain a standalone company. This transaction ends the prolonged period of speculation surrounding Yahoo’s future: its core business is planned to be merged with AOL, which was also bought by Verizon for $4.4 …

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