Leapfrogging into the Fintech Age

19 December 2019

Financial firms that have been slow to adopt new technologies often worry that they cannot catch up. Yet, many developing countries have successfully used leapfrogging strategies to equal and even surpass advanced economies. If entire nations can use leapfrogging to advance beyond the leaders, then financial firms can too. The Theory of Leapfrogging Today, the […]

Fintech Solutions for Intellectual Property Management

10 December 2019

Although relatively little has been done so far, financial technology has enormous potential for intellectual property management. At the earliest stage, fintech could give small intellectual property holders a quick and easy way to establish ownership. Financial technology might eventually allow for automatic partial licensing of intellectual property and enable greater customization of the user […]

The New Killer Apps

28 November 2019

In the past, a killer app was an application that motivated significant numbers of users to adopt new technology. The new killer apps are mobile apps that allow users to access multiple services from a single interface. For example, mobile payments, banking, credit cards, investing, and a few stores might be available from one app. […]

The End of Bank Branches?

18 November 2019

With record numbers of bank branches closing every year, it sometimes seems that the growth of digital options will eliminate branches entirely. However, a closer inspection reveals that many customers are still reluctant to give up some branch office functions. What is more, technology may eventually start presenting new opportunities for bank branches instead of […]


Save the date – NPL Greece, SmithNovak

31 May 2023

Another great event by SmithNovak is fast approaching, this time in our hometown! We are proudly sponsoring the NPL Greece event on 8 June in Athens. Looking forward to seeing Antonis Bayias, Advisor to the Board, on stage sharing his thoughts at the Technology panel. See you there!

Save the date – NPL Europe, SmithNovak

20 March 2023

Another year, another great collaboration with SmithNovak NPL Europe London, where we are proud sponsors! Looking forward to our annual meeting in London, to exchange insights and talk about the latest market trends. Our own Jarmo Kesanto, International Business Development Manager Relational FS, will go on stage to chat with other market experts at the “Collections Technology” […]

Atlassian partnership announcement

18 October 2022

We are pleased to announce that Relational is becoming an Atlassian Solution Partner. This partnership is a result of an agreement between Cententia and Relational and follows the process of a tight cooperation between the two companies. Cententia has been an Atlassian Solution Partner since 2007, offering high-quality consulting & development services to successfully deploy […]