By Jacob Morgan
Evolution of Investment Banks

1. Specialization

2. Technology

Blockchain
AI and Automation

3. Super Secure Mobility

Augmented and Virtual Reality
Wearable Devices

4. Rethinking Talent

  • Revisit your current service areas to determine where your investment bank has the legitimate potential to lead, impact and transform the market.
  • Create “ears” of the organization via in-person discussions and real-time feedback technologies so that your organization can truly listen to what employees care about, value and expect.
  • Keep pulse of the FinTech companies emerging in various spaces, and start discussions with them to explore potential partnership or acquisition opportunities.
  • Build close relationships between HR and IT teams to combine the knowledge of people and technology to transform workplace practices.
  • Create a technology lab or innovation center to experiment with the various technologies that are emerging, such as Samsung’s Knox and Mobile Device Management solutions and how they may impact the ways in which your employees work.
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