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How to Integrate Fractional Trading to Your Offering

Reading Time: 4 minutes The narrative that retail investors are less experienced than their Wall Street counterparts (aka institutional investors) has shifted significantly over the last five years. Perhaps the democratization of trading tools and education has empowered ‘Main Street’ traders to become more sophisticated and self-directed.  During the COVID-19 pandemic, retail participation surged Read more…

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KYC for the Future: Strategies for Common Compliance Issues

Reading Time: 3 minutes Current brokerage KYC processes are complex and cumbersome, often resulting in non-compliance and hefty fines. In 2023, Merrill Lynch was fined heavily for failing to address AML-related compliance. Despite financial institutions worldwide spending an estimated $58 billion on KYC compliance and AML technology annually, why does the industry pay billions Read more…

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The Evolution of Chatbots in FinTech and Brokerage

Reading Time: 3 minutes Chatbots are evolving from simple, algorithmic query handlers to sophisticated virtual assistants capable of offering insight and solutions. Today, nearly 80% of financial institutions are leveraging chatbots, even if only in pilot projects. However, their role isn’t just confined to customer service, especially in the brokerage industry. Bank of America’s Read more…

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Designing a ‘New Customer Onboarding’ Process with Robotic Process Automation (RPA)

Reading Time: 3 minutes Customer onboarding is a vital part of the customer journey, establishing the foundation for the customer-company relationship. A smooth process helps new customers feel valued and confident. Incorporating steps like data collection, identity verification, and compliance checks helps ensure accuracy and security. The Traditional Method: Manual Onboarding and Its Challenges Read more…

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The Appeal of US Markets to Global Trading Firms & Wall Street’s Readiness

Reading Time: 4 minutes The US capital markets have been solidifying their position as a leading global hub, attracting companies from various sectors and regions. This trend was evident in 2021 when Swiss sneaker brand On Holding announced its Initial Public Offering (IPO) launch directly on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE).  Fast forward Read more…

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The Future of ESG Investing in US Capital Markets

Reading Time: 5 minutes The significance of Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) criteria in investment decisions has grown exponentially. Investors are increasingly recognizing that companies committed to sustainable practices tend to outperform those that are not. Understanding the elements that comprise ESG is crucial for investors aiming to make informed decisions that align with Read more…