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The 4th FinTech Capital Available to Download Free Today! | Harrington Starr

The 4th FinTech Capital Available to Download Free Today! | Harrington Starr | Technology & Finance Recruitment | Scoop.it

FREE DOWNLOAD: LONDON’S FINTECH LEADERS TALK INVESTORS, START-UPS, COMMUNITIES, NEW FINTECH, TRADING TECHNOLOGY, ETRM/CTRM, BIG DATA AND OUTSOURCING VS INSOURCING IN THE 4TH EDITION OF THE FINTECH CAPITAL MAGAZINE!

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Get your free download of the latest edition of the Fintech Capital @ http://www.harringtonstarr.com/trading-technologist-magazine-july-2014-available-download-free-today/.

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Finextra: Coinfloor to expand trading to wider range of currencies

Finextra: Coinfloor to expand trading to wider range of currencies | Technology & Finance Recruitment | Scoop.it
London-based bitcoin exchange Coinfloor is to open up to new currencies, accepting deposits in US dollars, euros and Polish zloty, this Tuesday. Coinfloor is already the the biggest exchange for bitcoin-to-sterling transactions by volume of currency traded.
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Another large step for Bitcoin. 

http://finextra.com/news/fullstory.aspx?newsitemid=26602

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The Trading Technologist Magazine October 2014 Available to Download Free Today! | Harrington Starr

The Trading Technologist Magazine October 2014 Available to Download Free Today! | Harrington Starr | Technology & Finance Recruitment | Scoop.it

The Trading Technologist is our monthly magazine created by the Harrington Starr team. We interview the innovators and disruptors in the Financial Services and Commodities Trading Technology sector and bring advice for candidates looking for work and companies looking to hire.

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Go to http://www.harringtonstarr.com/?post_type=filedownloads&p=3475 to download your FREE copy today!

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Finextra: ASB Bank sets up API portal

Finextra: ASB Bank sets up API portal | Technology & Finance Recruitment | Scoop.it
New Zealands ASB Bank is to release a public-facing API framework and portal to share access to real-time banking data with third party developers.
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Another step forward in the world of financial technology. Interesting read on an API portal for financial data. Please follow this link for the full article: http://www.finextra.com/news/fullstory.aspx?newsitemid=26509&topic=innovation

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The Rising Demand for JavaScript Developers | Harrington Starr

The Rising Demand for JavaScript Developers | Harrington Starr | Technology & Finance Recruitment | Scoop.it

An insight into the rising demand for JavaScript developers within the Fintech Sector!

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Please click on the link for an insight on why Javascript is becoming a powerful tool to have under your belt as a software developer!

 

http://www.harringtonstarr.com/rising-demand-javascript-developers/

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Building a World-Class Sales Team – Part 2 : Talent, Engagement and Customer Loyalty | Harrington Starr

Building a World-Class Sales Team – Part 2 : Talent, Engagement and Customer Loyalty | Harrington Starr | Technology & Finance Recruitment | Scoop.it

This week in Part 2, I will discuss what indexes can be used to compare different sales teams, and how we can measure improvement.  In my experience and after careful search, there exists a matrix of three fundamental elements. 1. Talent, 2. Engagement and 3. Customer loyalty. These three factors are important and are required to measure and improve sales performance in building a ‘’World Class Sales Team’’

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Please visit http://www.harringtonstarr.com/building-world-class-sales-team-part-2-talent-engagement-customer-loyalty/ to see a great article by Antonio Ciarleglio on how to build a world-class sales team!

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Download the Third Edition of the FinTech Capital FREE Today!! | Harrington Starr

Download the Third Edition of the FinTech Capital FREE Today!! | Harrington Starr | Technology & Finance Recruitment | Scoop.it

You can read what some of the most disruptive and innovative names in the sector have to say on subjects including Digital Currency, fast growth, the new face of FinTech, Buy Side Implementations, CTRM, Legislation and Regulation and much, much more.

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The FinTech Capital is Harrington Starr’s quarterly publication featuring the most exciting names in London’s thriving FinTech scene. The third edition is available to download FREE today at http://www.harringtonstarr.com/?post_type=filedownloads&p=3064.

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The FinTech Capital Archives | Harrington Starr

The FinTech Capital Archives | Harrington Starr | Technology & Finance Recruitment | Scoop.it

London’s FinTech leaders talk Regulation & Legislation, Fast Growth, Digital Currency, CTRM, Buy Side Implementations and the Future of FinTech. Read from thought leading brands including Sungard, Gold-I, Volante, BT and many more.

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Download the latest edition of the Fintech Capital from http://www.harringtonstarr.com/downloads/the-fintech-capital-mag/! Released today

 

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Finextra: Cash is a pain in the ass: Blackpool donkey goes contactless

Finextra: Cash is a pain in the ass: Blackpool donkey goes contactless | Technology & Finance Recruitment | Scoop.it
Blackpool's famous donkeys have made London's tube network look like an ass by beating it to the contactless payments punch.
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Contact-less payment options hitting the news again! 

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Why banks are looking for their top developers in Eastern Europe

Why banks are looking for their top developers in Eastern Europe | Technology & Finance Recruitment | Scoop.it
Where do top developers live these days? Try the Czech Republic, Hungary and Poland.
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Will the rest of the FinTech sector follow the banking industries hiring strategies? 

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FinTech and Government Intervention | Harrington Starr

FinTech and Government Intervention | Harrington Starr | Technology & Finance Recruitment | Scoop.it
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Great read on Fintech and Government Intervention!

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Ready, Steady, Go!! | Harrington Starr

Ready, Steady, Go!! | Harrington Starr | Technology & Finance Recruitment | Scoop.it
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Will the Go Language takeover? Checkout this article at Harrington Starr.

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Finextra: New fintech fund targets emerging markets

Finextra: New fintech fund targets emerging markets | Technology & Finance Recruitment | Scoop.it
Anthemis Group's Udayan Goyal has teamed up with private equity veteran Matteo Stefanel in a bid to raise $250 million for a growth fund targeting fintech startups in the developing world. Finextra spoke to Goyal about the fund.
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Fintech growth in Africa and Asia!!

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Don’t Call a Doctor, We Need a Data Scientist!! | Harrington Starr

Don’t Call a Doctor, We Need a Data Scientist!! | Harrington Starr | Technology & Finance Recruitment | Scoop.it

Data Science is one of the fastest growing tech roles in the World. People within the financial technology market would never have heard of a data scientist a few years ago and now they are in high demand across the market. It isn’t just within large consultancies, but also start-up organisations.

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Check out my latest article at http://www.harringtonstarr.com/dont-call-doctor-need-data-scientist/.

 

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Will Palmer's Apprentice 2014 Blog - Week One | Harrington Starr

Will Palmer's Apprentice 2014 Blog - Week One | Harrington Starr | Technology & Finance Recruitment | Scoop.it

“And they’re off”! Tuesday night saw the first episode of the Apprentice, 10 years on from the first appearance of the show on BBC1. This year we see 20 hopefuls all fighting it out for the opportunity to get Lord Sugar on board as their business partner.

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Check out Will Palmer's article on the Apprentice. Visit http://www.harringtonstarr.com/will-palmers-apprentice-2014-blog-week-one/ for the full blog. 

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The Banking Industry is Changing... Forever! | Harrington Starr

The Banking Industry is Changing... Forever! | Harrington Starr | Technology & Finance Recruitment | Scoop.it

It’s no secret that start-ups are becoming an increasingly powerful force in today’s society and are having profound effects across the world, including the financial sector. Following the crash of 2008 and subsequent bailing out of a number of major banks, one cannot help but think, perhaps there are some big name firms, the likes of RBS, Barclays and Merill Lynch that really are simply too big to fail because the government simply won’t let it happen.

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Great article on the major changes in the banking industry. Please visit http://www.harringtonstarr.com/banking-industry-changing-forever/ for the full article.

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Go Reactive! Conference | Harrington Starr

Go Reactive! Conference | Harrington Starr | Technology & Finance Recruitment | Scoop.it

The Go Reactive! conference is aimed at business leaders interested in learning about developing software in a reactive way and the business value this provides. You will learn about the driving principles behind the Reactive Manifesto and the DevOps Manifesto; that is building software in a responsive, resilient, event driven and scalable way and implementing the culture of delivering value through software.

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The Go Reactive conference is fast approaching. Aimed at all business leaders who have a genuine passion for learning about developing software in a reactive way. Please visit http://www.cakesolutions.net/thegoreactiveconference for more information!

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Leadership, Culture and Blue Heads | Harrington Starr

Leadership, Culture and Blue Heads | Harrington Starr | Technology & Finance Recruitment | Scoop.it

An insight to Harrington Starr's latest event at the Iron Mongers Hall with James Kerr.

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Great article on our latest event by Scott Richardson. Please view the full article @ http://www.harringtonstarr.com/leadership-culture-blue-heads/.

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The Seventh Financial Services and Commodities Technology Networking Breakfast | Harrington Starr

The Seventh Financial Services and Commodities Technology Networking Breakfast | Harrington Starr | Technology & Finance Recruitment | Scoop.it

Join 150 of the leading names in financial services and commodities technology for our 7th Networking Breakfast. The keynote will be delivered by the exceptional author of the best selling book Legacy which explores the 15 Leadership lessons of the most successful team in world sporting history, the New Zealand All Blacks. This is a free, invitation only event with the chance to network, connect and meet the elite of the industry. Spaces are limited, please apply direct.

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Only 1 day left! Harrington Starr's Legacy Event! 

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The Seventh Financial Services and Commodities Technology Networking Breakfast | Harrington Starr

The Seventh Financial Services and Commodities Technology Networking Breakfast | Harrington Starr | Technology & Finance Recruitment | Scoop.it

Join 150 of the leading names in financial services and commodities technology for our 7th Networking Breakfast. The keynote will be delivered by the exceptional author of the best selling book Legacy which explores the 15 Leadership lessons of the most successful team in world sporting history, the New Zealand All Blacks. This is a free, invitation only event with the chance to network, connect and meet the elite of the industry. Spaces are limited, please apply direct.

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7 days left until the 7th Financial Services and commodities Technology networking breakfast. Get in contact immediately if you are the unlucky one without a seat!!

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Finextra: Santander commissions study on bitcoin's impact on banks

Finextra: Santander commissions study on bitcoin's impact on banks | Technology & Finance Recruitment | Scoop.it
The bitcoin-curious - both enthusiasts and sceptics - are being invited to help put together a report for Santander on the impact that cryptocurrencies will have on banks.
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An interesting report is scheduled for the world of Bitcoin and their potential impact of the financial market!

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The top 5 must-watch films if you are involved in the recruitment process | Harrington Starr

The top 5 must-watch films if you are involved in the recruitment process | Harrington Starr | Technology & Finance Recruitment | Scoop.it

Whilst experience is life’s great teacher on days when the last thing I want to do is speak to anyone else I have always found the big (or small) screen to be a more than worthy substitute.

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Inspirational films that drive the recruitment process. Great article by @Scott Richardson!

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Finextra: Rocket Internet scores EUR333m investment for emerging markets payments push

Finextra: Rocket Internet scores EUR333m investment for emerging markets payments push | Technology & Finance Recruitment | Scoop.it
German Internet-focused VC and incubator Rocket Internet has sold a 10% stake to Philippines-based telco PLDT for EUR333 million in a deal that will also see the two firms team on building online and mobile payments services in emerging markets.
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Rocket is flying hi in the world of emerging mobile payment services!

 

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6 Key Signs That Your Company Is Ready for Big Data

6 Key Signs That Your Company Is Ready for Big Data | Technology & Finance Recruitment | Scoop.it
Big data is on the rise, and IT professionals in financial services firms are turning to Apache Hadoop to improve operational efficiencies, reduce risk, analyze fraud patterns, and reduce customer churn. Let’s take a look at some key indicators that demonstrate that big data has indeed arrived at your firm’s doorstep.
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Is Hadoop the answer to big data challenges?

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The City August 2014

Welcome to the August edition of The City Magazine, celebrating the dynamism of the area and bringing you the latest features, articles and reviews in the definitive guide for luxury modern living.
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Interesting articles inside The City Magazine. Checkout James Hounslow's and Kantox's CEO's articles!

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