Never has the industry undergone such profound changes. Today’s uncertain economy, crucial regulatory and funding challenges, and the volatile nature of innovations and customer behavior mean that financial services have hit a critical point. Banking and insurance transformation have been further accelerated by new competitors and technology-led disruption of financial services. And tomorrow? The main question will be how fast and how far the industry will evolve. After all, this is not the first time change has been heralded in the financial services sector, with little impact on customer and service provider behavior.

Discover the key ideas and stakes driving our engagements in financial services:

  • C&IB: tomorrow’s operating models
  • Account manager 3.0 in retail banking
  • 100% digital banking: innovation, lab & experimentation
  • Digital insurance
  • IFRS 9, BCBS 239…: implementing new financial norms & standards
  • Compliance: MiFID & other regulations

Case Study: IT Infrastructure Integration Strategy across Network, Data Center, Security Services, and End User Services



Wavestone helped a $3 billion asset management firm identify significant opportunities to drive value and cost synergies through shared services across IT, Finance, HR, and other corporate functions throughout its offices and that of its affiliates.



Value: Our consultants identified annual synergy savings of up to $25 million a year via the integration of the IT infrastructure.

Insights