Weekly Coffee Break: Roundup of Industry News

Weekly Roundup of Industry News

This is a roundup of industry news and links for the week of August 14th that have informed, entertained, and inspired us.

Here’s our weekly roundup of industry news:

London Interbank Offered Rate (LIBOR) Replacement – The British Bankers Association recently announced they would end publishing of the London Interbank Offered Rate (LIBOR) index in 2022. LIBOR has been troubled by a manipulation scandal when traders that were polled to set the rate colluded to move the index up or down to benefit their portfolios. Large fines have been levied on the institutions that employed the traders.

Roy Shaw Selected As Finalist in Houston Business Journal’s 2017 C-Suite Awards – We’re happy to announce that Roy Shaw has been selected as a finalist in Houston Business Journal’s 2017 C-Suite Awards!

The Houston Business Journal has named 35 finalists across eight categories for the third-annual C-Suite Awards. Last year, the Business Journal recognized 30 finalists and eight winners in the 2016 C-Suite Awards.

6 Ways AI is a-Bot to Transform the Financial Services Industry – Chatbots and artificial intelligence are transforming every industry, but their greatest influence may come in the finance services industry by helping raise consumers’ financial IQ and making smarter, more calculated decisions.

The Value of the Digital Economy and the Internet of Things – How can embracing the digital economy and the Internet of Things (IoT) help your business succeed?