27 October 2016

Innovation in Financial Services

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Vishwanath Thanalapatti
Vishwanath ThanalapattiRisk Management Professional - Toronto, Canada

SIBOS: The changing trend in technology adoption by banks

28 September 2016  |  2558 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

The current ongoing SIBOS is a milestone event showcasing disruptive and innovative technologies that the banks will have to embrace to stay competitive. The fintechs are the toast of the event. One c...

Graham Seel
Graham SeelBankTech Consulting - Concord

Is Blockchain Really the Answer to Global Payments?

21 September 2016  |  7091 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

Ripple (amongst others) promises to disrupt correspondent banking by driving out delay, cost, complexity, and uncertainty. Will it deliver on this promise? Ripple has recently announced Series B fundi...

David Mann
David MannVarious - Los Angeles

Structuring for Financial Innovation

16 September 2016  |  6381 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

Structuring a business so it is capital and tax efficient sounds boring to most who aren’t accountants, but if you can pay your staff better and compete in the market more aggressively, it’s no longer...

TagsInnovationStart ups
James Blake
James BlakeHello Soda - Manchester

How advanced data analytics empowers banks to better service customers

14 September 2016  |  4727 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

A recent study by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) found that banks were turning away or closing the accounts of customers deemed to be high risk, which includes foreign nationals and students. I...

TagsMobile & onlineFinancial inclusion
Alex Kreger
Alex KregerUX Design Agency - Riga

Will Technology Force Banks to Cut Millions of Jobs in The Next Decade?

12 September 2016  |  4734 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

Many job titles have disappeared throughout history, and the reason for that is technology. The idea behind technology was to make human life much easier and more convenient, e.g., calculating incredi...

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Bo Harald
Bo HaraldZEF and Real Time Economy Program - Helsinki region

Half planned is well done

08 September 2016  |  4690 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

I continue to come across digitalisation projects where there is too much emphasis on planning - leading to slow progress and lack of flexibility once started. Sometimes people refer to the wisdom fro...

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Richard Carter
Richard CarterNostrum Group - Harrogate

The winner from PSD2 will be the consumer, but what about banks and lenders?

04 September 2016  |  7608 views  |  1 comments | recommendations Recommends 1

The recent Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) report on the state of the UK banking market had a number of things to say about future direction, though perhaps the most important was the endor

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Alex Kreger
Alex KregerUX Design Agency - Riga

Is it true that traditional banks are engaged in self-deception?

29 August 2016  |  5349 views  |  6 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

We are constantly discuss that financial design should be clear, simple and helpful in solving user issues. Traditional banks agree, but they wonder why we have to constantly repeat what appears to be...

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Bo Harald
Bo HaraldZEF and Real Time Economy Program - Helsinki region

New work - a renaissance in humaneness..

28 August 2016  |  5234 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

On the road to a fascinating and much better future of work and private life my take would include the following main milestones: Moores law making computing expontially more efficient, cheaper and...

Graham Seel
Graham SeelBankTech Consulting - Concord

Is Community Bank Innovation Strategic or Tactical? Yes

25 August 2016  |  5799 views  |  1 comments | recommendations Recommends 2

Everyone likes to think they’re strategic. And that they can be tactical when they need to. When it comes down to it, though, how many of us are really either? How often have you heard someone ask wha...

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