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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10. September 2018
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06. September 2018
The largest M&A deals in H1 2018 show a strong appetite from non-European acquirers. Read EY’s latest report to leahttps://t.co/tlercSfSLqfSLq
04. September 2018
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30. August 2018
#payments #vc Paystack raises USD 8 mln from Visa, Tencent, Stripe https://t.co/4aTCq3gGED
30. August 2018
#payments #vc US credit card company Deserve raises USD 17 mln funding https://t.co/8knSMaQXnh
30. August 2018
#payments #vc Irish P2P platform Flender raises EUR 10m ln https://t.co/Ow5ZwfAiT1
28. August 2018
#payments Warren Buffett to invest in Paytm In https://t.co/T4XACDUwyo
23. August 2018
#payments Braavo raises USD 6 mln in series A https://t.co/upApwYqVXl
22. August 2018
#payments Strong Customer Authentication rules agreed for Europe In https://t.co/OisJMGEceF
20. August 2018
#payments #vc Previse raises USD 7 mln to transform global B2B commerce https://t.co/ANLebayGes
20. August 2018
#payments WorldFirst acquires Wyre's retail cross-border payment service https://t.co/FegLUUa9k1
20. August 2018
Real-time payments (RTP) are changing the financial services industry through a more streamlined system. EY’s Jennihttps://t.co/iaathk8t2M8t2M
20. August 2018
China’s payments giant is ready to boost financial inclusion in Africhttps://t.co/RkykwcXW0x0x vi@Quartz Africaca
08. August 2018
#payments #vc QPay gets $1M in funding from Angels and Sharks In https://t.co/Zkond17rrg
08. August 2018
#payments @CurrencyFair makes acquisition of Hong Kong-based Convoy Payments as part of EUR20 million growth plan In https://t.co/2xsE1QdtIk
08. August 2018
#payments #vc @Visa invests in B2B financing outfit Behalf In https://t.co/zSexmsx07X
07. August 2018
#payments #vc Rate raises USD 15 mln for blockchain cross-border payments https://t.co/dEjhODmCl8
06. August 2018
#payments Net Element acquires transactional services portfolio from UPS https://t.co/UaJcZZtGzD
03. August 2018
#payments #vc Zopa raises £44 million to support digital bank launch Inhttps://t.co/rAccoZTgnJJ
02. August 2018
#payments @Sparkasse banks rolls out NFC mobile payments https://t.co/0oqaat9P0F
01. August 2018
#payments New digital payment service BANCOMAT Pay launched in Italy In https://t.co/gxfPmxk5K2
01. August 2018
#payments #vc Barclays leads $14 million funding round in voice trading tech supplier Cloud9 https://t.co/bG2KRADl7L
05. July 2018
#payments #vc Hong Kong digital bank Neat scores $2m funding boost https://t.co/0asJ9XMLYf
04. July 2018
#payments #vc Paysend closes USD 20 mln funding round In https://t.co/MBBZ7uD6H4
27. June 2018
Here comes again our quarterly must-read for the payments industry: the EY #payments newsletter https://t.co/iYmf9QCsIW
27. June 2018
#payments @Visa to allegedly invest USD 250 mln in @BillDesk In https://t.co/739TjhvU6b
25. June 2018
#payments #vc Rebtel's new digital bank lands USD 8 mln https://t.co/6EQxGcIgk1
21. June 2018
#payments #VC New credit card startup Brex lands $50 Million From PayPal and other investors In https://t.co/G9DheprOvb
21. June 2018
#payments #vc French POS outfit Tiller raises EUR12m In https://t.co/PUUFblbsTk
21. June 2018
#payments #consolidation @PayPal continues acquisition tour with @Hyperwallet for $400 million In https://t.co/sK7BV1nC1F

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.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
Bringing financial services out of its shell
August 2015

Events

EY Global Payments Investor Conference
01. - 02. November 2018
London, Mondrian London at Sea Containers