RegTech: FinTech Comes to Government

3 September 2018

Ideally, government regulations would take into account all relevant factors. In actual practice, compliance costs severely limit the information available to regulators. It can also be difficult to enforce regulations, and governments often rely on self-reporting. RegTech potentially solves these problems for banks, asset managers, and regulators by applying the latest financial technology to regulations. […]

FinTech Around the World

FinTech Around the World

1 August 2018

Past advances in technology tended to start in California’s Silicon Valley and spread outward, but FinTech companies seem to be springing up everywhere. Why has the development of financial technology been different? Patterns of Adoption According to accounting giant EY, FinTech adoption in the United States in 2017 was equal to the global average at […]

No Shelter from FinTech

15 December 2017

The way that we buy and sell our homes has remained much the same amidst the swirl of technological progress, but real estate will provide no shelter from FinTech in the future. RealTech firms are already changing how we search for property. Further down the road, PropTech promises to bring the speed and flexibility of […]

Customizing the Future

15 December 2017

I have seen the future, and it is customized. We’ve seen individualized content on the Internet displace traditional media. Online retailers have started giving consumers access to more customized products. Soon, we are likely to see the personalization of financial services. I’m excited to be part of the customization process, and I hope that you […]


Save the date – Global NPL 2022, SmithNovak

26 July 2022

We are excited to be a proud sponsor of the Global NPL 2022 summit taking place in London, on 5-6 October. Don’t miss out our very own Alexandros Efstratoglou on stage talking about technology and innovation in the market.

CKV / Relational: New collaboration

5 April 2022

The Belgian niche bank CKV has selected AroTRON Debt Management platform to manage their loans portfolio and automate their debt collection, recovery and restructuring processes, in order to make its application landscape complete and future proof. The Company CKV is an unlisted, independent, stable, Belgian niche bank that has been active throughout Belgium since 1956 […]

Can an NPL “wave” be avoided on 2022?

3 February 2022

Have you heard about the NPL tsunami? Different players in the NPL market have expressed their worries about rapidly worsening bank asset quality and an ensuing ‘NPL tsunami’ from the COVID pandemic. Those challenges have not materialised so far and one reason for keeping them on hold is clearly the policy mix that governments have […]