Future of Banking and Financial Services

Futurist Keynote Speaker: Posts, Slides, Videos - Future of Banks, Mobile Banking, Insurance,Finance

"Fund management risk - many retail funds sold by people who don't believe in them"

Future of Banking and Financial Services. Articles, slides and videos on the future of retail, corporate, wholesale and investment banking, fund management, brokerage, institutional banking and the insurance industry by Patrick Dixon, ranked one of 20 most influential business thinkers alive today - Thinkers 50 2005.

Video of 2006 event for fund managers - many fund managers I talk to at events do not recommend their own retail funds to family or friends and are doubtful about future performance compared to simple tracker funds. Potential for major reputational risk.

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Future of Fund Management: banks, pensions, trust, banking crisis and investment performance

Futurist Keynote Speaker: Posts, Slides, Videos - Future of Banks, Mobile Banking, Insurance,Finance

Future of Fund Management - presentation for Mercer by Dr Patrick Dixon.

Future of Pension funds, institutional investors.  Unsustainably high commissions and charges, fund management compliance and future regulation.  Future of Investment Banking and Private Banking..

Future retail funds and client trends - how expectations are changing. High net worth clients and managing investment risks. Investor and investment activity.

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Future Banking: Profitable Growth Again

Futurist Keynote Speaker: Posts, Slides, Videos - Future of Banks, Mobile Banking, Insurance,Finance

Why banking will make big profits again - and when.

What is the future of banking?  Will banking be profitable again?  Every day I am asked this question.

Around 25% of my work over the last decade has been with some of the largest banks in the world, and they, together with global investors, are anxious about the future.

While the amount of capital they require has been increases - so return on capital will be lower than in the past - banking remains fundamental to the global economy and will be a vibrant part of our future.

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How to lose $ millions - video on risk. Future of Banking

Futurist Keynote Speaker: Posts, Slides, Videos - Future of Banks, Mobile Banking, Insurance,Finance

How millions were lost in Icelandic bank accounts and lessons to learn about how to make money and how to avoid heavy losses. How to increase your wealth. Real rates of return on investments. Assessing risks in fund management and real estate investment. Exchange rate risks and how they impact international investment. Economy risks, political risks, industry risks - all need to be priced into decisions about where to put your money. Portfolio management. What economists think about global risks, banks, banking, insurance and other industry investments.

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Mobile Payments - Future of Banking and Shopping, Retail, Telecom

Futurist Keynote Speaker: Posts, Slides, Videos - Future of Banks, Mobile Banking, Insurance,Finance

How mobile payments will impact future of banks, banking, back end payment processing, credit card transactions and retail customer spending. Smartphones using encryption and biometrics will enable telecom companies to compete with banks and credit card companies for retail payment transactions.

Expect wireless payments using smartphones to grow rapidly. Despite this, some customers will continue to prefer cash because it allows anonymous purchases...

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Future of Fund Management and Banking

Futurist Keynote Speaker: Posts, Slides, Videos - Future of Banks, Mobile Banking, Insurance,Finance

Urgent ethical questions. Over the last decade I have lectured to thousands of fund managers from many different institutions including banks, responsible for hundreds of billions of actively managed investments, mainly entrusted to them by pension funds.  The global economic crisis highlighted a number of fundamental problems within the industry, that had been there for many years, and remain unresolved.  Issues such as over-charging, low performance, lack of confidence of fund managers in their own funds.  Restoring trust has to be an urgent major priority. Without it, the industry as it is cannot survive.  Impact on future of banking.  Watch keynote at Mercer client event and interview following keynote at ICBI.

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Future of Banking: Online Banking outside US / EU - ARCHIVE 2007

Futurist Keynote Speaker: Posts, Slides, Videos - Future of Banks, Mobile Banking, Insurance,Finance

The Future of Banking. How banks are adopting modern technology.

A look back at global online banking in 1997.

Archive material 1997 - historical interest. This whole site has had 25 million requests in 12 months. Use search option to get more.

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Zopa Loans - Boom in Peer to Peer Lending - Future of Banking

Futurist Keynote Speaker: Posts, Slides, Videos - Future of Banks, Mobile Banking, Insurance,Finance

Future of Banking: How savers are earning up to 12%.  Zopa is a peer-to-peer lending company based in London with a radical answer to traditional banks, with over 150,000 members, growing by 2,500 members a month.  Zopa matches people with cash to lend with those who want to borrow. So how big could Zopa grow?  Could Zopa become a significant threat to traditional banking?  Risks to lenders?  Future of Banking.

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Credit Crunch and Sub-Prime Crisis - Video on Future of Banking

Futurist Keynote Speaker: Posts, Slides, Videos - Future of Banks, Mobile Banking, Insurance,Finance

John Bird and John Fortune (the Long Johns) brilliantly describe how bankers and brokers created the sub-prime crisis which led to the global credit crunch. Satirical comedy with important insights. Irrational markets and strange investment decisions. How markets are driven by emotion rather than logic. Implications for collapse of confidence in banking and government The trouble is that it is easy to make intelligent people seem ridiculous with hindsight - question is what decisions are being made today which will seem as absurd in a few years time.

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What next in the Sub-Prime Crisis? - Video on Future of Banking / Economy

Futurist Keynote Speaker: Posts, Slides, Videos - Future of Banks, Mobile Banking, Insurance,Finance

Why the world is set for more financial shocks - because so many financial products are complex, not just where mortgages are repackaged and sold on. Future of Banking. Hedge funds and other investment groups have many other bets in the market which could destabilise national economies. The Credit Crunch is related mainly to bad loans which became hard to value when sold on to other financial institutions, made worse by falling house prices. Wider risk from major currency fluctuations, plus speculation in oil futures and other things.

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