2019 ABS Market Outlook: Economic and Technological Trends

Although asset-backed securities continue to benefit from healthy consumer finances and the overall strength of the U.S. economy, some investors have become cautious in the face of rapid technological change and market fluctuations.

To prepare their organizations for the next economic cycle, executives in the asset-backed securities sector agree that embracing digital transformation is critical in 2019. In fact, 90% of respondents to a Capital One ABS survey feel that adopting new technologies will be essential in preparing their businesses for the next economic cycle.

But which technologies have the most significant potential? What advantages and disadvantages could organizations face in this era of change and disruption? And how has the ABS landscape shifed since last year’s discussion? To answer these questions, Capital One asked several dozen senior ABS executives about economic trends, machine learning, artificial intelligence, blockchain and more.

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Explore our findings:

Infographic: 2019 ABS Professionals Survey

See what asset-backed-securities professionals are doing to prepare for an evolving economic climate in the year ahead.

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Article: Lenders Think about Recession Readiness

Learn about strategic steps non-bank financial institutions could take to prepare for a potential future recession.

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Article: AI is transforming financial services

Learn how artificial intelligence is transforming the future of compliance, securitization, and more in the financial sector.

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Videos: Top experts view the impact of econ and tech

In a series of interviews, Capital One executives and leading non-bank lenders discuss digital technology and how tech is impacting the economy.

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Infographic: Hedging against recession

Can investments in innovation reduce future shocks? Explore insights from top ABS executives surveyed at SFIG Vegas 2019.

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Report: Embracing innovation

See different pathways to groundbreaking business innovation in this article based on the Capital One disruption survey.

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Report: Are you prepared for machine learning?

Machine learning has massive potential, yet companies are still not comfortable with the risks, according to a Capital One survey.

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