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FOREWORD

W

elcome to the June issue of

a close eye on where open banking

FinTech Magazine!

is going is essential for HTB as an

Across the globe, finance is being

organisation,” he said.

disrupted by APIs and the potential

This issue also features the first of

they offer in developing open

our series of Money20/20 content

banking. Organisations must

from this year’s Asia iteration in

get to grips with this digital

Singapore. In an exclusive

disruption fast, or risk

video, we caught up

being left in the dust. At

with Zennon Kapron,

Hampshire Trust Bank,

who founded

which has a 50-year

the consultancy

legacy and specialises in helping SMEs grow,

Russ Fitzgerald, CIO, Hampshire Trust Bank

this challenge is being faced head on – and turned into an opportunity.

Kapronasia to help businesses navigate the continents evolving finance landscape.

We’ve also chosen our 10 favourite

In this month’s cover feature,

digital banks, and brought you the

CIO Russ Fitzgerald sat down with

must-see events for industry

Sophie Chapman to explain how

leaders. Don’t forget to check out

HTB is transforming its operations

our other exclusive company reports

to leverage API infrastructure –

on Logix and Alterna Savings.

and how working together is key. “Collaboration with fintechs is a key component of my role and keeping

Enjoy the issue! Olivia Minnock olivia.minnock@bizclikmedia.com w w w.f i nte c hma ga z i n e. com

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FinTech Magazine 2019  

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