Thursday, February 29, 2024
Provider of support, software and data to the financial services sector, SimplyBiz Group has announced the launch of a new 'hub', aimed at supporting vulnerable clients. The new hub, which will provide training, guidance and solutions will also host a...
The ID Register, a service that enables investors to create a secure online 'passport', has spun out from its parent company, Apex Group Ltd in a management buyout. Founded in 2016 and headquartered in Guernsey, The ID Register has plans...
Google has said that its second core algorithm update of 2020, its first since January, is rolling out now. Google has said that the update will take between one and two weeks to fully roll out. Different to the daily...
Listen to the podcast episode Interview with Mark Oliphant This week I had the pleasure of interviewing Mark Oliphant, the Head of Communications at The International Stock Exchange (known as TISE - for those wondering, like I was, it's pronounced like...
Following its decision to ban the marketing of so-called 'speculative mini-bonds' to retail consumers, the FCA has announced that the ban will now stand permanently. The FCA has said that firms will not be allowed to promote speculative mini-bonds to...
In our first analysis of the online visibility race in the wealth & private banking sector, there's one clear winner. Coutts claims first place, delivering online search visibility of 16.2%. Coutts' closest rival is Barclays with 14.2% share of online search. The...
Listen to the podcast Interview with Simon Mott, CMO at TrackInsight Simon Mott is a marketer with two-decades worth of experience working in financial services. Living a career that has taken him from working with start-ups, to working in organisations such...
"Unprecedented" is the word of the year so far. Don't believe me? Just take a look at this Google Trends data: trends.embed.renderExploreWidget("TIMESERIES", {"comparisonItem":,"category":0,"property":""}, {"exploreQuery":"date=all&geo=GB&q=unprecedented","guestPath":"https://trends.google.com:443/trends/embed/"}); What that shows us is that searches for the word "unprecedented" are higher than...
Listen to the podcast interview Interview with Larry Black Larry Black is a financial marketeer who has a wealth of experience. Credited with developing one of the industry's earliest true examples of content marketing with Credit Suisse, he's gone on to...
Staff at financial services firm, Standard Chartered have been told to avoid using Zoom and Google Hangouts due to security concerns, according to a report from Reuters. The report claims to have seen an internal memo directing staff to avoid...