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Innovation and Insight Week

Innovation & Insight Week 2021

Our 15th annual Innovation & Insight event is now available to watch on-demand. We explored how financial services players are using technology innovatively to differentiate themselves in an increasingly competitive and challenging marketplace. We also announced our 2021 Model Award winners and published short case study videos for each initiative.



Cloud in continues to evolve at breakneck speed while making a steady and significant impact on financial services. Institutions are increasingly relying on cloud services and the cloud ecosystem to fuel innovation and adapt to ever-changing business needs.

Event Recap

Innovation & Insight Week 2021

2021 marked the 15th year of Celent’s Innovation & Insight event. This annual gathering celebrates excellence in technology innovation across the world of financial services, honoring the best-in-class technology for banks, insurers, wealth management, risk professionals, and market infrastructure.

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Upcoming Celent events

Celent's events include its flagship, annual Innovation & Insight Day, along with a selection of webinars and briefings led by our research analysts. These sessions offer expert opinions as our teams examine existing and future trends in functionality and technology in financial services.


The increasing adoption of new vehicle technology has made calculating the value of a vehicle more difficult. Paradoxically, much of the technol…


Join Celent's Chief Research Officer, Dan Latimore, for two special sessions during the online event: 9:35 am CT on May 10: How Can Traditiona…


The world’s largest gathering for insurance innovation and transformation, InsureTech Connect, is coming to Asia. InsureTech Connect Asia (ITC A…

Model Awards Program

Celebrating the effective use of technology in financial services

Our Model Awards highlight financial institution initiatives with the best use of technology in Banking, Insurance, Wealth Management, Risk & Compliance, and Sell Side. The Awards are designed to answer the deceptively simple question:  What would it look like for a firm to do everything right with today’s technology?

Nominations for our 2022 program open July 1, 2021.

Celent news


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Cloud Tech

Contributed article by Patricia Hines, Head of Corporate Banking, Celent. The impact of public cloud on retail banking is already clear. As a ma…


“Mastercard has been looking to leverage its trusted brand and core capabilities, such as developing and managing large scale networks, or excha…

Markets Media

Consultancy Celent said in a report last year that the oversight of the production of net asset values for funds could significantly benefit fro…

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