As a strategic advisor we support the top management teams of demanding financial service providers. In the practices of insurance, payments and banking, we have comprehensive expertise and first-class sector knowledge.


25. November 2020
#payments Worldline and Nets have become shareholders in the European Payments Initiative
20. November 2020
"In the future, we will look back on 2020 and remember it as the year when the world moved onto the cloud."
16. November 2020
Why data will be the next big pay-off for payment providers
02. November 2020
#payments SIA has announce plans to enable FIs for Request to Pay (R2P) on EBA Clearing’s technology infrastructur
02. November 2020
#payments Nexi and Nets enter exclusive negotiations on blockbuster merger
21. October 2020
Could the #LifeInsurance company of the future also play a role as a #wellness concierge? Learn how flexible insura
25. September 2020
#Sibos - @James Lloyd @EY previews SWIFT @SWIFT Innotribe's flagship session The #Future of #Money, 7 Oct
21. August 2020
Banks operating models are working at a sprint, but a marathon lies ahead. What should #banks be thinking about as
28. July 2020
Prämieneinbruch, Bestandsabrieb – Die Assekuranz in schwierigem Fahrwass
22. July 2020
Prognose von @EY_Parthenon FS: Die #Versicherer erholen sich frühestens in zwei Jahren vom#Coronaa-Schock. Vor allem i
20. July 2020
The #COVID19 pandemic and economic downturn has thrown off the original timing for divestment. How can insurers emb
09. June 2020
Die #Covid19-Pandemie wird ein Katalysator für Marktaustritte von Vermittlern sein und zu einem signifikanten Neuge
21. May 2020
What are the key implementation issues faced by general #insurance firms during this pandemic outbreak? Register an
04. May 2020
#payments Tencent buys stake in Aussie buy-now-pay-later outfit
20. April 2020
#payments Google preps smart debit card
16. April 2020
#payments @Stripe raises $600m to accelerate offline-to-online migrations
08. April 2020
#payments Morgan Stanley leads $34 million round in Aus neobank 86 400
06. April 2020
#payments #vc Open API platform @Yapily has raised $13 million in a Series A funding round led by Lakestar
03. April 2020
#payments Nordic challenger @Lunar scoops EUR20 million in new funding
31. March 2020
#payments Coronavirus delays Visa interchange fee restructure
27. March 2020
#payments Swedish Open Banking platform @Tink has acquired @Eurobits, a Madrid-based provider of account aggre
27. March 2020
#payments US startup @Plastiq Inc. that lets SMEs pay any bill by credit card, has raised $75m series D
26. March 2020
#payments Contactless payment limit now raised across 29 countries
26. March 2020
#payments @Stripe has led a $20 million Series A funding round in San Fransisco-based one-click payments startup Fa
25. March 2020
#payments @Revolut launches its neobank in the US
18. March 2020
#payments Germany-based business banking challenger @Penta • Business Banking raises EUR 18.5 mln
18. March 2020
#payments @Monzo moves into business banking
17. March 2020
#payments @Amazon plans to offer cashierless checkout technology to other retailers
13. March 2020
Nordic payments giant @Nets Group has agreed to buy Polskie ePłatności (PeP) in a deal valuing the Polish merchant
27. February 2020
#payments @Grab Singapore raises USD 850 mln from MUFG, TIS to boost fintech


Growth strategy for a medium-sized broker
A medium-sized broker with a focus on industrial business and a 150-year tradition is confronted with increasing competitiveness in the market and sinking margins in the core business...
International growth strategy for an acquirer
The customer belongs to the leading providers of payment solutions in Europe and the US, especially in the Merchant Acquiring segment the market position is excellent...
Improvement of the earnings position in the retail banking of a savings bank
Within the scope of strategy workshop sponsored by INNOVALUE, the board of directors of a top 30 savings bank (assets of approx. €8 billion) its growth strategy...
Accompanying a trans­action upon acquisition of a terminal portfolio
The customer is one of the leading providers in the net­work operations and merchant acquiring segment. The inter­national presence is expanded by entering of markets with a "follow your customer" strategy...
Cost benchmarking in insurance sales
As part of the merger of several subsidiaries, efficiency and effectiveness were to be increased in the different sales channels within the sales/marketing department...
Mobile payments business field strategy for a telecommunications company
The customer belongs to the leading international tele­communications companies. Based on declining growth and increasing com­petition in the core business, the company has began looking for future growth areas...
Business valuation of an online financial service provider
An online financial service provider experiencing dynamic growth was seeking to raise further capital to expand its business...
Stress test, regulation and options for action
A large foreign insurance company is pursuing the goal of positioning itself as a leading international specialist for life insurances and pension solutions in Germany...
Product strategy in online payments sector
The customer belongs to the leading global suppliers of online payments solutions and within the scope of a change in management and ownership, the company reviews its corporate and product strategies...
E-money institution vs. full bank
A European provider of online payments solutions was faced with the challenge of a constantly growing volume of e-money...
Realignment of operational model
The current business climate in the insurance industry is putting pressure on the operational models of insurance companies, therefore they are faced with the challenge of aligning the internal processes to the new circumstances...
Target operating model for a PoS terminal manufacturer
The customer belongs to the leading global suppliers of Point of Sale (PoS) terminals. The company has grown quickly through acquisitions without an integration of the acquired company into a target operating model...
Restructuring and sale of a credit card processor
As a former monopoly, the customer was the market leader in the technical pro­cessing of electronic card transactions. With the de­regul­ation the company faced increasing pressure and the need of restructuring…
Market strategy for a top-5 insurance company
A globally operating top-5 insurance company offering life, composite and health insurance products through various sales channels, generates about 20% of the overall turnover through insurance agents and brokers...
Increasing bAV business
In a large regional database with more than 200 offices, the business field of company pensions is processed by both a GmbH (LLC) – for approaching corporate customers – as well as an in-house pensions department...


April 2020
December 2019
September 2019
May 2019
Taking off or going slow: what is the optimum pace for open banking to thrive?
May 2019
February 2019
Vom nationalen Kerngeschäft zum Service der Global Player
February 2019
Das Zahlungs- akzeptanzgeschäft wandelt sich von einem nationalen Markt mit einer fragmentierten Wettbewerbslandschaft zu einem globalen Markt mit wenigen Anbietern.
November 2018
June 2018
March 2018
Voice – a new channel for commerce and payment
February 2018
Jan Lettow and Stefan Thomalla from EY Innovalue consider that commerce is re-discovering voice as a convenient and efficient means of placing orders.
December 2017
August 2017
EY FinTech Adoption Index 2017
June 2017
Unleashing the potential of FinTech in banking
June 2017
Wertorientierte Vertriebssteuerung
May 2017
Die Vertriebssteuerung vieler Versicherungs- unternehmen ist weiterhin auf das Neugeschäftsvolumen fokussiert.
May 2017
Global Banking Outlook 2017
March 2017
2017 Financial Services Global Corporate Divestment Study
March 2017
November 2016
Opinion paper: PSD2 and the impact of Access to Account
Quo vadis Girocard?
November 2016
Noch führt an der Girocard in Deutschland kaum ein Weg vorbei.
Update on capital market activity in the payments industry Q3/2016
October 2016
August 2016
Will merchants start to refuse cash acceptance anytime soon?
Update on capital market activity in the payments industry Q2/2016
June 2016
May 2016
The current state of mobile wallets...
March 2016
INNOVALUE provide a brief overview of recent developments..
Update on capital market activity in the payments industry Q1/2016
March 2016
Merchant Payment Acceptance and Mobile Services
February 2016
Digital Banking and Payments- Evolution or Re-Invention
February 2016
December 2015
INNOVALUE provide a brief overview of recent developments...