by ING Group, Think Forward, & IPSOS
This new edition of ING’s International Survey series reveals how cryptocurrencies, such as Bitcoin, are perceived in 2018 across Europe, the USA and Australia.
by the European Economic and Monetary Affairs Committee
An overview of virtual currencies describing relevant technological aspects and different use cases. Based on this, the committee also derives implications for financial market regulations and monetary policy.
This white paper from WSO2 discusses the implications, threats and opportunities of PSD2, and how banks can leverage PSD2 to ‘Enter the New World of Open Banking’.
Hong Kong Banking Report 2018
In this report, KPMG presents their yearly analysis of some key metrics for the top 10 locally incorporated licensed banks in Hong Kong, including big data,RegTech, cybersecurity, and tax technology.
Cyber Risk for the Financial Sector
by the IMF
This working paper presents a novel documentation of cyber risk around the world for financial institutions by analyzing the different types of cyber incidents and identifying patterns using a variety of datasets. The authors propose a quantitative framework to assess cyber risk
The 2nd Annual Middle East & Africa Alternative Finance Industry Report
by the Cambridge Center for Alternative Finance
This yearly publication details the growth of alternative finance markets in these two regions both in 2018, including trends, patterns, stats, and anomalies.