More articles

  • DBS Bank VP Regional Marketing Social Media Banking

    DBS Bank Recruits VP for Regional Marketing, Social and New Media

    DBS Bank taps LinkedIn to find its new VP, Regional CBG Marketing, Social Media and New Media within their Consumer Banking Group in Singapore. DBS Bank is currently promoting a new Marketing role on LinkedIn: ‘VP, Regional CBG Marketing, Social and New Media, Consumer Banking Group‘. It’s a unique opportunity to join a leader in banking innovation […] More

  • Social Media Impacts Investment Decisions

    Social Media, LinkedIn Impact 30% of Major Investment Decisions

    A recent 2015 study confirms that up to 80% of institutional investors use social media in their regular work flow, and 30% say it directly influenced an investment decision. Institutional investors are increasingly using social media as a key source of information, in addition to the traditional financial news media in order to make investment decisions. […] More

  • The Social CEO

    Leadership 2.0: How Do CEOs Use Social Media? [INFOGRAPHIC]

    This insightful social CEO infographic should convince your Senior Executives on the importance of driving transparency and customer engagement via social media channels like twitter or LinkedIn. This is another compelling infographic helping us visualise some of the key characteristics and behaviours from the most social CEOs highly active on popular social media sites like […] More

  • Study: 61% of Financial Advisors are Using Social Media Every Week

    Study: More Financial Advisors are Using Twitter For Investors [Social Media]

    Social advisors. A study from American Century Investments reveals that 34% of financial advisors are now using twitter to connect with investors.  61% are using social media weekly. Four out of ten professionals use social media for business purposes, an increase from the 31% last year. However, the number of financial advisors using social media […] More

  • Bloomberg Now Powers Twitter For Investors

    Bloomberg Now Powers Twitter For Investors

    Social media financial services. Bloomberg terminals will soon include twitter data and a social media monitoring service for the Wall Street traders. Big Wall Street banks still ban the use of social media sites at work, but some more progressive finance firms started to provide some of their employees with social media access, under strict guidelines […] More

  • Linkedin Reaches 200M Members 2M In Financial Services

    INFOGRAPHIC: Linkedin Reaches 200M Members, 2M In Financial Services

    LinkedIn reaches 200 million members including 2 million members from the financial services sector. These numbers represent over 200 countries and territories, and are presented in 19 different languages. The bulk of LinkedIn members, about 74 million, are from the United States, 7 million from Canada, 11 million from Brazil, 11 million from United Kingdom, […] More

  • Banks Can’t Do Social Media [Financial Services Forum + Linkedin]

    Banks can’t do social media.  This is how I first engaged the audience at the ‘The New Balance of Power‘ event organized by the Financial Services Forum in partnership with Linkedin. Yesterday, James McErlean – Category Head EMEA Finance Linkedin and Andrew Porter – Vice Chairman of the Financial Services Forum invited me to chair the discussion […] More

  • Canada’s Sun Life Financial is Recruiting its Social Media Director via Linkedin

    Last week, I spotted a tweet pointing to  on linkedin.  Sun Life Financial, a leading financial services specialized in life insurance, is looking for its Director, Social Media.    Role Summary Reporting to the Assistant Vice President, Sun Life Canada Web, the Director will oversee Sun Life’s global social media strategy and internal social business program. […] More