2017 Media and Publication Partners

Media Partner

Aite Group

Aite Group
www.aitegroup.com
Aite Group is an independent research and advisory firm focused on business, technology, and regulatory issues and their impact on the financial services industry. With expertise in banking, payments, wealth management, capital markets, and insurance, Aite Group’s analysts deliver comprehensive, actionable advice to key market participants in financial services. For more information, visit us on the web and connect with us on Twitter and LinkedIn.

Finance & Technology Research Centre Ltd

Finance & Technology Research Centre Ltd
www.ftrc.co
Established in 1995 F&TRC is a boutique consultancy focusing on technology in the financial advice market and especially how advice is evolving both in the UK and internationally with a particular focus on the role technology will play in this process.

Holland FinTech

Holland FinTech
www.hollandfintech.com
Holland FinTech is driven to spur financial innovation to create better services for consumers, businesses and government. We have created an independent open member based platform, to connect all stakeholders in Fintech to need-to-have knowledge resources and network. We are based in Amsterdam but support an ecosystem that spans the globe, soon also with the largest Fintech Hub in Continental Europe, to enable physical access to the Fintech ecosystem.

MyPrivateBankingResearch

MyPrivateBanking Research
www.myprivatebanking.com
MyPrivateBanking Research is an independent research firm focused on how wealth managers and financial services firms should develop their digital offerings to best serve existing customers and to win new clients. MyPrivateBanking’s research stands out with a clear, threefold focus: Online, Mobile and FinTech as the Technology focus; Wealth Management/Private Banking as the industry specialization and the User’s perspective as the basis for determining our research criteria. MyPrivateBanking offer strategic insights and actionable recommendations in comprehensive reports, available individually or by subscription and as well workshops and presentations. For more information, visit us on the web and connect with us on Twitter and LinkedIn.

Plug and Play

Plug and Play
www.plugandplaytechcenter.com
Plug and Play is a global innovation platform. We connect startups to corporations and invest in over 150 companies every year. Since inception in 2006, our programs have expanded worldwide to include a presence in 22 locations globally giving startups the necessary resources to succeed in Silicon Valley and beyond. With over 6,000 startups and 180 official corporate partners, we have created the ultimate startup ecosystem in many industries. We provide active investments with 200 leading Silicon Valley VCs, and host more than 365 networking events per year. Companies in our community have raised over $6 billion in funding, with successful portfolio exits including Danger, Dropbox, Lending Club, PayPal, SoundHound, and Zoosk. For more information, visit www.plugandplaytechcenter.com

Plug and Play

The Strawhecker Group
www.thestrawgroup.com/
The mission of The Strawhecker Group (TSG) is to provide the electronic payments ecosystem and its stakeholders with unmatched advisory services. TSG’s unique offering is built on decades of focused expertise, powerful data, and the combined intangible value these provide. Our vision is to be admired for our people, partnership, and performance.

Publication Partners

American Banker

American Banker
www.americanbanker.com
American Banker is the leading information resource for the banking industry. Providing exclusive news coverage and commentary, feature and analytical articles, data applications and special reports, American Banker puts information in context both in print and online at AmericanBanker.com.

American Banker

Bank Investment Consultant
www.bankinvestmentconsultant.com
Bank Investment Consultant is the dedicated resource for bank-based financial advisors and wealth managers. As advisors in the bank channel contend with changing fee models, competition from independent and wirehouse firms, and increased compliance guidelines, only Bank Investment Consultant delivers the relevant bank- and investment-related analysis and insights required to make smart investment decisions, better serve retail clients and achieve financial performance goals. As a sibling brand of Financial Planning and American Banker, Bank Investment Consultant is ideally positioned to serve the needs of these professionals, bringing deep resources and an authoritative perspective.

American Banker

Financial Planning
www.financial-planning.com
Financial Planning delivers the essential analysis and insight that independent advisors need to make informed decisions about their business and the clients they serve. The only information resource dedicated to the needs of the independent financial planner, Financial Planning provides analysis and breaking news, opinion and expert advice, and practical business-building ideas. Coverage is sharply focused on what matters most to advisors — their clients (building relationships), their practice (building and managing their business, deploying technology), and managing their client's portfolios. The Financial Planning community is deeply engaged through interactions on social media, comment forums, research panels, and an authoritative network of contributors. As advisors optimize their practices' investment performance and client service in a complex, highly regulated industry, Financial Planning delivers actionable and insightful content.

On Wall Street

On Wall Street
www.onwallstreet.com
On Wall Street is the information resource for financial advisors operating under the banners of the largest and most prominent brokerage firms. In an era of changing corporate strategies and regulatory frameworks, advising affluent investors requires an increasingly innovative mind set.On Wall Street caters to the information requirements of these elite financial professionals, providing critical, actionable content that helps them better serve their wealthy clientele. On Wall Street's unique package of news analysis, insight and best practices digs deep on the most important topics — including advisor compensation, regulatory compliance, new product offerings, firm strategy and consolidation, and the movement of advisors and top executives. On Wall Street delivers exclusive, insightful content on successful investment strategies, wealth preservation, tax planning and regulatory updates; helps advisors manage their practices and careers; focuses on the unique relationship between high-performance advisors and their high-net-worth clients.