THE BROAD VIEW

All set for the age of digital currencies

THE advantages of digital currencies are becoming more apparent with exponential progress in efficiency, productivity, governance, and customer experience. And as we see greater familiarity and satisfaction with the use of digital currencies, exploration by central banks across the globe is also...

THE BROAD VIEW

Getting ahead of ourselves, and our crimes

ADVANCEMENTS in artificial intelligence (AI) combined with increasing availability of behavioural data has made pre-crime a possibility. This is the ability to predict a future threat or non-compliance event. You may recall the movie Minority Report - today, pre-crime is no longer relegated to a...

The asymmetry of 'open banking'

OPEN banking, as defined by openbanking.org.uk, is the secure way to give providers access to your financial information. The site states that it "opens the way to new products and services that could help customers and small to medium-sized businesses get a better deal. It could also give you a...