Finding success as a woman in FinTech

In this post, we introduce readers to Paula Wilson, marketing director at Xchanging, a DXC company. Wilson was recently named to the 2016 Women in FinTech Powerlist, a prestigious list published by Innovate Finance that celebrates the contributions of women in the development of the global FinTech sector. She is responsible for marketing Xchanging’s software business and business […]

The confounding variable in banking infrastructures

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Last week, I wrote about the lurking variable in banking as it pertained to efficiency. This week, let’s talk a bit about confounding. Confounding is interesting in that it interacts with both the dependent and independent variable in a manner that could explain away some or all of the correlation between the two variables. In particular, […]

The lurking variable in banking transformation

In studying explanatory and response variables, statistics instructs us to not overlook the lurking variable. This is one that isn’t being studied but could influence the relationship between variables that are being considered. Take the recent reductions in expense and staff at banking institutions. It would seem that, with billions of dollars in reductions in expense and […]

How much power does a license hold?

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The business of financial advice is changing. We will first look at what causes forces of change.