Posts By Author: Adam Oldfield



About the Author

Adam has over 20 years’ experience in financial services with the largest providers in the third party servicing arena. He has an extensive knowledge of the market, the movers and shakers, and the ever moving regulatory landscape within which financial institutions operate.



European Voices

The only certainty is uncertainty

October 14th, 2016

With the EU Mortgage Credit Directive (MCD) having come into force recently, the financial services sector has reached the end of a period of regulatory change that began with the Mortgage Market Review and the fallout from the 2008 recession.

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European Voices

Bimodal banking – the best of both worlds

October 7th, 2016

As Gartner posited in 2014, more and more organisations are adopting a ‘bimodal’ IT strategy. This approach balances the predictable and reliable delivery of a business’ core IT functions with capitalising on the agile, innovative technologies that ensure the future growth of the business.

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European Voices

A Fraction Too Much Friction?

May 11th, 2016

‘Frictionless Banking’ is one of those industry terms that feels like it has already become a cliché. In reality, it has become a more important topic than ever. Over the last 36 months, the Financial Services industry appears to have reached a consensus on what the term actually means.

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