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LMA releases results of its FinTech Survey

23 May 2019

This survey was conducted with LMA members to better understand how they are using or planning to adopt new financial/legal technology.

It illustrates what our members are doing in the FinTech space, as well as their views about loan market technology more broadly.

Question 1: To what extent has your organisation been affected by the growth of FinTech? Please give an answer on a scale between 1 (not affected at all) and 5 (greatly affected).

Question 2: What is your personal opinion of FinTech?

Question 3: Do you believe you know as much as you need to about FinTech, as likely to impact your business?

Question 4: If no, in which area do you think your knowledge could be most improved:

Question 5: What do you think is the biggest challenge to ‎the adoption of technology for syndicated loans?

Question 6: Does your syndicated loan business have, or is it looking to adopt, a technology strategy?

Question 7: If yes to question 6, are you receiving a return on your investment?

Question 8: If yes to question 6, what is your institution's approach to developing technology? (Please tick all that apply)

Question 9: Which of the following emerging technologies does your business use (or is looking to use) (Please tick all that apply)

Question 10: Do you think the law needs to be more permissible to allow technology solutions to flourish?

Question 11: If yes, specifically what areas?

Question 12: Which area of the syndicated loan market do you think technology will assist with most?