The Internet of Things Brings Markets Closer Together

24 January 2019

Instant translations, self-driving cars, integrated online/offline markets, and other IoT (Internet of Things) innovations promise to bring markets closer together. Many barriers to entry will fall as these new opportunities open up, and traditional profit centers could decline. How we respond to these challenges will determine our place on the Internet of Things. Taking the […]

The Future of Buying Software

14 January 2019

How will software be purchased in the future? Everyone knows that the cloud and SaaS (Software as a Service) are growing rapidly, but on-premise licensed software remains crucial for most businesses. Open-source software is also gaining ground in some areas. However, end user costs account for more of the total cost of ownership than either […]

How Augmented Reality Could Transform Financial Services

17 December 2018

The applications of augmented reality in the financial industry are less obvious than elsewhere, but they could be significant. At the very least, the projected growth of the augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) market is so dramatic that it is likely to become the preferred way to make purchases for a large segment […]

Technology and the Debt Deflation Cycle

5 December 2018

For decades we enjoyed the benefits of new computer technology without considering possible unintended consequences. Unfortunately, these advances may have contributed to depressed economic conditions during the last decade. However, the solution lies in using new technology to deal with our new problems rather than imagining that we can return to the past. Technology Driven […]


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 […]