27 Apr 2016
New series of spending guides examine financial services IT spending, including 3rd Platform
FRAMINGHAM, Mass., April 27, 2016 – According to a series of new IDC Financial Insights Worldwide IT Spending Guides , financial services IT spending will reach almost $480 billion worldwide in 2016 with a five-year compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 4.2%. The new series of guides for banking, capital markets, insurance, and financial services risk serve as an industry benchmark for consistent, detailed market data on the industry. The annual guides provide a profile of IT spending across more than 80 functional processes, and a variety of geographic regions, institution types, financial services segments, technology categories, and company size tiers.
The four new IDC Financial Insights IT Spending Guide forecast reports include:
"This year, we are excited to introduce a different view of U.S. financial services spending on 3rd Platform technologies – cloud, mobile and big data/analytics," said Karen Massey, Senior Research Analyst, IDC Financial Insights. "These foundational components of digital transformation (DX), have significantly impacted IT budgets in 2016. Forward thinking financial institutions understand the value of leveraging these technologies to better meet the demands of performance, efficiency, compliance, and competition."
Key highlights of the new Spending Guides include:
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