Author Details: Dave Baxter

Getting on the Tube: How to produce video content that will go viral

When it comes to getting your brand across, going viral is the marketer’s holy grail. Dave Baxter talks to the experts.

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New smartphone service to enable account-free cash transfers

A new system will mean smartphone users can carry out payments without needing another person’s bank account details.

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26,000 new financial tech jobs by June

The UK financial services industry should have added 26,000 jobs in the year to June, according to a recent survey.

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Business World: Financial Services Technology

Senior reporter Dave Baxter brings you the best financial technology news from around the world.

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Take the social media initiative, banks told

Banks should focus on their social media efforts to retain customers, according to an analyst.

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From growing beans to growing firms

Esendex technical director Alex Lea on the challenges of IT management – and selling runner beans to pay for a new modem. By Dave Baxter

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Tightening the leash on the payday loan outfits

After many years of banker-bashing, the financial services industry has a new bogeyman in the form of payday lenders.

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Finance giants invest in London tech start-ups

Financial services giants are focusing on innovation in London as competition increases around the world.

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Challenger Banks: Holding the banks to account?

The Big Four are facing an onslaught from smaller, nimbler ‘challenger banks’. But consumer inertia may yet buy them some time. By Dave Baxter

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IBM launches African research division

Tech giant IBM has set up an African research facility to boost innovation in financial services and other industries.

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