EY Innovalue is a strategic advisor, guiding the top management teams of demanding financial service providers. In the practices of insurance, payments and banking, EY Innovalue has comprehensive expertise and first-class sector knowledge.

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27. November 2018
What markets will be open for open banking? Depends on the right mix of consumer demand, regulation, and competitio
24. November 2018
Does #risk management play a significant role in the bank’s digital strategy? Only 20% say yes. More in our bank rihttps://t.co/ULimeFMDLcMDLc
24. November 2018
#payments @Amazon.com reported to launch mobile wallet @Amazon Pay https://t.co/asN2j4iTpN
22. November 2018
CEO Valitor, Vidar Thorkelsson, gives us his views on some of the hottest #payments trends during our Global Paymen
21. November 2018
PPRO CEO, Simon Black, answers 9 payments related questions in 60 seconds as part of our #payments fire challenge d
20. November 2018
Insightful as always https://t.co/y6IqWpjzow
20. November 2018
Why does Martina King, CEO Featurespace, prefer finger over voice authentication. Hear the results of the #payments
20. November 2018
#payments good read: FinTech M&A: How its shaping the financial future https://t.co/gWWRe1RCgB
20. November 2018
#payments #vc Tandem takes on Hong Kong with £15 million investment from Convoyhttps://t.co/ElvyITOLeDD
20. November 2018
#payments #vc Plastiq raises $27m to let people pay for anything by credit card https://t.co/F36XuEQG2c
19. November 2018
Who will win: platforms or payment schemes? Elavon’s Hannah Fitzsimons answers this question and more in thehttps://t.co/OcutoTdY95dY95
19. November 2018
#payments #vc Visa invests in BillDesk to strengthen digital payments in India https://t.co/fWekOvLYBX
19. November 2018
#payments #vc Ping An advances in Europe with EUR41.5 million investment in finleap In https://t.co/i4LgS0g1F3
19. November 2018
The #digital #banking landscape is ever-changing and banks must adapt in order to thrive. Learn five ways your bank
19. November 2018
#PPRO #podcast - In our latest episode PPRO’s Engineering Manager Joern Wanke explains the different parties involvhttps://t.co/XtjFYcoxUDoxUD
19. November 2018
Finger, face or voice authentication? @Charlie Alexander gives his answer to this and 9 other #payments related quest
17. November 2018
Eric Tak, Global Head of ING Payments Centre, gives us his view on - branded or invisible payments - in our
16. November 2018
At our recent Global Payments Investor Conference we challenged @Charlie Alexander to answer 9 #payments related ques
16. November 2018
Who will win in Open Banking: #Banks or #FinTechs? David Chan, CEO, Kreditech answers this question and more in our
14. November 2018
#payments fire challenge at our recent EY Global Payments Investor Conference with @Andreas Habersetzer. QR or NFC?
08. November 2018
#payments #vc Westpac invests USD 800 mln in digital revamp https://t.co/Jjt30WscA1
07. November 2018
#payments Lloyds invests in cloud-based core banking startup Thought Machine https://t.co/yV9rOTsPEi
06. November 2018
#payments Fintech Select signs LOI to acquire online payment and e-wallet platform https://t.co/JeNxNBWsGL
03. November 2018
Here comes EY's latest #payments newsletter: #Digitization of consumer financing, data exchange transformation and
02. November 2018
Thanks for a great event with amazing speakers at a pretty chill location @Kai-Christian Claus @Andreas Habersetzer @Charlie Alexander http://pbs.twimg.com/media/DrAKlSPX4AAhur_.jpg
02. November 2018
We are in #London today! Great to connect with the most attractive payment companies and investors at the EY Global
01. November 2018
Digitization of consumer financing, data exchange transformation and next generation mobility services. How are the
01. November 2018
#payments #vc Monzo closes GBP 85 mln funding round https://t.co/0TovaqZP5a
31. October 2018
#payments #vc Coinbase raises $300m at $8bn valuation https://t.co/yr7QTSHEPa
29. October 2018
Want to learn more about #payments in the #cloud? Watch the #SIBOS session with Hamish Thomas, EY’s EMEIA Paymentshttps://t.co/PaJbT9ajp9ajp9

Projects

Growth strategy for a medium-sized broker
A medium-sized broker with a focus on industrial business and a 150-year tradition is confronted with increasing competitiveness in the market and sinking margins in the core business...
International growth strategy for an acquirer
The customer belongs to the leading providers of payment solutions in Europe and the US, especially in the Merchant Acquiring segment the market position is excellent...
Improvement of the earnings position
Within the scope of strategy workshop sponsored by INNOVALUE, the board of directors of a top 30 savings bank (assets of approx. €8 billion) its growth strategy...
Accompanying a trans­action upon acquisition of a terminal portfolio
The customer is one of the leading providers in the net­work operations and merchant acquiring segment. The inter­national presence is expanded by entering of markets with a "follow your customer" strategy...
Cost benchmarking in insurance sales
As part of the merger of several subsidiaries, efficiency and effectiveness were to be increased in the different sales channels within the sales/marketing department...
Mobile payments business field strategy for a telco company
The customer belongs to the leading international tele­communications companies. Based on declining growth and increasing com­petition in the core business, the company has began looking for future growth areas...
Business valuation of an online financial service provider
An online financial service provider experiencing dynamic growth was seeking to raise further capital to expand its business...
Regulation – stress test, regulation and options for action
A large foreign insurance company is pursuing the goal of positioning itself as a leading international specialist for life insurances and pension solutions in Germany...
Product strategy in online payments sector
The customer belongs to the leading global suppliers of online payments solutions and within the scope of a change in management and ownership, the company reviews its corporate and product strategies...
E-money institution vs. full bank
A European provider of online payments solutions was faced with the challenge of a constantly growing volume of e-money...
Realignment of operational model
The current business climate in the insurance industry is putting pressure on the operational models of insurance companies, therefore they are faced with the challenge of aligning the internal processes to the new circumstances...
Target operating model for a PoS terminal manufacturer
The customer belongs to the leading global suppliers of Point of Sale (PoS) terminals. The company has grown quickly through acquisitions without an integration of the acquired company into a target operating model...
Restructuring and sale of a credit card processor
As a former monopoly, the customer was the market leader in the technical pro­cessing of electronic card transactions. With the de­regul­ation the company faced increasing pressure and the need of restructuring…
Market strategy for a top-5 insurance company
A globally operating top-5 insurance company offering life, composite and health insurance products through various sales channels, generates about 20% of the overall turnover through insurance agents and brokers...
Increasing bAV business
In a large regional database with more than 200 offices, the business field of company pensions is processed by both a GmbH (LLC) – for approaching corporate customers – as well as an in-house pensions department...

Publications

PAYMENTS NEWSLETTER VOL.21
November 2018
PAYMENTS NEWSLETTER VOL.20
June 2018
How biometrics could finally replace PINs and passwords when we pay
April 2018
While biometric authentication is unlikely to replace PINs and passwords anytime soon, it will take an increasingly important role as one of a diverse set of authentication methods.
How convergence is transforming payment services
April 2018
Banks and payment providers need to adapt to industry convergence and need to create new sources of revenue to stay relevant.
PAYMENTS NEWSLETTER VOL.19
March 2018
PAYMENTS NEWSLETTER VOL.18
December 2017
PAYMENTS NEWSLETTER VOL.17
August 2017
EY FinTech Adoption Index 2017
June 2017
Unleashing the potential of FinTech in banking
June 2017
Wertorientierte Vertriebssteuerung
May 2017
Die Vertriebssteuerung vieler Versicherungs- unternehmen ist weiterhin auf das Neugeschäftsvolumen fokussiert.
PAYMENTS NEWSLETTER VOL.16
May 2017
Global Banking Outlook 2017
March 2017
2017 Financial Services Global Corporate Divestment Study
March 2017
PAYMENTS NEWSLETTER VOL.15
November 2016
Opinion paper: PSD2 and the impact of Access to Account
Quo vadis Girocard?
November 2016
Noch führt an der Girocard in Deutschland kaum ein Weg vorbei.
Update on capital market activity in the payments industry Q3/2016
October 2016
PAYMENTS NEWSLETTER VOL.14
August 2016
Will merchants start to refuse cash acceptance anytime soon?
Update on capital market activity in the payments industry Q2/2016
June 2016
PAYMENTS NEWSLETTER VOL.13
May 2016
The current state of mobile wallets...
PAYMENTS NEWSLETTER VOL.12
March 2016
INNOVALUE provide a brief overview of recent developments..
Update on capital market activity in the payments industry Q1/2016
March 2016
Merchant Payment Acceptance and Mobile Services
February 2016
Digital Banking and Payments- Evolution or Re-Invention
February 2016
PAYMENTS NEWSLETTER VOL.11
December 2015
INNOVALUE provide a brief overview of recent developments...
Update on capital market activity in the payments industry Q4/2015
November 2015
Global Transaction Banking
November 2015
Faster payments: the state of play
Bitcoin's technology to banking
August 2015
Innovalue quoted on The Banker’s article: Blockchain manoeuvres: applying Bitcoin's technology to banking
PAYMENTS NEWSLETTER VOL.10
August 2015
INNOVALUE provide a brief overview of recent developments...
Big Data, Bold Future
August 2015
Retail technology’s impact on banking services
August 2015

Events

SZ-Versicherungstag 2019
22. - 23. January 2019
Bergisch-Gladbach, Schloss Bensberg
MPE 2019
19. - 21. February 2019
Berlin, Intercontinental