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Market Insight: New Technologies and Emerging Ecosystems Are the Focus in Investment Services

Published: 26 May 2017

ID: G00331922

Analyst(s): Rajesh Kandaswamy , Moutusi Sau


Capital market firms are adopting new technologies and increasingly becoming part of a broader ecosystem fueled by new and emerging fintech players. Technology strategic planners should act to capitalize on these disruptive trends by adopting technologies that move the capital market industry.

Table Of Contents


  • Capital Market Firms Are Focused on Improving Operations

Background and Context

  • Fintech Players and the Emergence of a Platform Ecosystem
    • Fintech Increases Competition in the Capital Markets
    • Regulatory Factors Add Complexities to Capital Market Vendors
    • More Growth From the Buy Side

The Impact

  • Current Crop of Emerging Technologies Will Change the Ecosystems in Capital Markets
    • Technology Is Evolving in Various Newer Different Directions


  • Actions for Technology Strategic Planners in the Capital Markets

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