6 cyber-related stats in financial services

Nowadays, the financial services industry is more critical than ever. Professional services involving the investment, lending, and management of money and assets keep society running on all levels. From private individuals to global trade and commerce, there is a full digitalization of financial services rapidly under way – and cybercriminals […]

CFPB reverses course on marketing services agreements

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has pulled its previous guidance regarding whether marketing services agreements comply with anti-kickback rules. In a frequently asked questions post, the CFPB stated that these agreements do not violate Section 8 of the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act. While the FAQ does not change much […]

SHV Energy deploys smart devices and IoT connectivity from Orange Business Services to boost customer satisfaction – Projects, SHV Energy, Orange Business Services, IoT, Connected Industries, Connectivity

Offgrid energy provider, SHV Energy, has chosen IoT connectivity from Orange Business Services to deploy smart telemetry and meters on its gas tanks across Europe and the US. With over 30 million in 25 customers, SHV Energy brings offgrid energy solutions to enterprises and consumers around the world and is  […]

What is the Financial Services Sector?

The economy is made up of many different segments called sectors. These sectors are comprised of different businesses that provide goods and services to consumers. The companies that are grouped together in a sector provide a similar product or service. For instance, companies that offer agricultural services make up the […]

Canadian government sees consumer-directed finance as part of the future of financial services

iStockPhoto / Getty Images After consulting financial system stakeholders, consumers and business organizations, the Canadian government recently announced plans to develop a framework for consumer-directed finance (or open banking). Ahead of further consultations, the government has revealed some principles it considers important for such a framework. Excerpts from the Report […]