Enabling Confident Technology Decisions in Financial Services

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Innovation & Insight Day 2023

Financial Institutions face a host of common challenges. Join us as we showcase real-life case studies of global firms that've used technology to tackle those challenges head-on and deliver impressive results. Organizations know that they need to effect change; at I&I Day, you can learn how the winners of our Model FI Awards have actually made it happen through a combination of video interviews and in-depth written case studies.

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Winners Released

Model Awards 2023

We've released our 2023 Model Awards winners! The awards recognize a financial institution’s effective use of technology in different areas, often representing a best practice, and are designed to answer the deceptively simple question: What would it look like for a firm to do everything right with today’s technology?

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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.


Building the Emergent Enterprise: Making the Whole More than the Sum of its Parts. Virtual, March 29th 2023 Financial Institutions face a host o…


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InsurTech Hartford Symposium is taking insurtech conferences to a whole new level with a highly immersive experience that brings together the gr…

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, Buy Side 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?

The nomination window for our 2023 program is now closed. Submissions for our 2024 program will open June 28, 2023 and close October 13, 2023.

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