Why Private Clouds Are Growing

6 March 2019

Private clouds continue to grow at an astonishing rate, but the factors driving their growth are changing. In the past, they succeeded by combining the convenience of the cloud with the safety of on-premise software. There are different types of private clouds, and some of them are now offering new features to maintain growth. Different […]

The True Value of Financial Data

27 February 2019

The value of financial data depends on who is assessing the value of the data. Consumers sometimes go to great lengths to protect their private financial information. Other parties can be just as eager to obtain it. Financial firms are generally trusted to safeguard private information, but that also gives them unique opportunities to use […]

How Ideas Spread in Financial Technology

20 February 2019

Why do certain ideas spread in finance? For example, no Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) existed 30 years ago. Today, ETFs play a major role in financial markets. Similarly, online financial services and apps were once innovative but are now commonplace. Established legality, profitability, simplicity, extensibility, and network externalities all have significant effects on the spread […]

The Effectiveness of Augmented Intelligence

13 February 2019

Human and machine combinations are currently better at performing many tasks than either humans or AI alone. There is far more scope for using computers to enhance our abilities than commonly believed. The effectiveness of augmented intelligence has implications for employment, finance, and the way we do business. The Evolution of Augmented Intelligence Augmented intelligence […]


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 […]