20 October 2014

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Roman ItskovichEbury - London

UK SME lending: Optimism backed by strong growth

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On Thursday I’ve visited the FinTech50 launch event and on Friday the inaugural Alternatives & Receivables finance conference. I was focused on the state of SME lending in the UK, and below are some of my reading between the lines: Platforms is still all the rage but mostly because of mistrust of banks. The interesting point was that platform...

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David PearsonFidessa - London

So far so good for T plus 2, but...

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As the dust settles on the main part of the EU's transition to T+2, the DTCC's recent announcement that they have formed a steering committee to oversee the US market move to T+2 has shifted the focus across the pond. The EU move appears, by many accounts, to have gone smoothly. But under the hood many firms are bearing additional opera...

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Asif FaruqueFinextra - London

A novel way of splitting the bill: going Dutch

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"It's a seamless way to split the bill - as opposed to antiquated ways like sending money, or IOUs" Startups around the world are jumping at an opportunity to simplify the bill-splitting pr...

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Ketharaman SwaminathanGTM360 Marketing Solutions - Pune

Fate Of Predictive Analytics After Obama Credit Card Decline

19 October 2014  |  1696 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

President Barack Obama’s credit card got declined in a New York restaurant. The likely reason, to quote Obama himself, was “…I guess I don’t use it enough, so they thought there was some fraud going ...

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Arnab SenguptaAvensys Pty Ltd - Melbourne

Branchless Banking: Unavoidable reality or myth?

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Introduction: Branchless Banking has been the buzzword for quite some time and many analysts are predicting the closure of a significant number of the branches over the next 5 to 15 years. For exampl...

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Colin WeirMoroku - Sydney

What is Customer Centricity in Banking

18 October 2014  |  1010 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

Dreamforce 2014 has finished. It is Salesforce’s event to bring partners, customers and staff together for a week of entertainment, motivation, networking and learning. It’s a massive event with a

TagsMobile & onlineTransaction banking
Carl BonesRule Financial - London

The only way is excellence : IT and Operations together

17 October 2014  |  851 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

Part 1: “You can’t manage what you can’t measure” – Designing IT for Operational Excellence The old management adage of “You can’t manage what you can’t measure” certainly strikes a chord with those ...

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Adam OldfieldUnisys - Leeds

Payments: Securing future innovation

17 October 2014  |  1179 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

The only things that are certain in life are death and taxes, or so Benjamin Franklin’s infamous quote goes. In today's financial services market we can safely add another certainty - change. It seems...

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Simon CadburyIntelligent Environments - London

Amazon WebPay: a valuable lesson for FS providers

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From today, customers logging into Amazon’s peer-to-peer (P2P) payments system, WebPay, will unfortunately be in for a nasty surprise. The system – which enabled users to transfer money between friend...

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Brett KingMoven - New York

Why Ebola might kill cash

17 October 2014  |  2716 views  |  14  |  Recommends 1

The Fear Factor on Ebola is over the top right now. We are spending countless hours in the media analyzing footage of health workers, figuring out how a nurse in Texas contracted the disease despite s...

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