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Archive for: April, 2012
Tim TylerMisys - London

Man The Pumps?

30 April 2012  |  2945 views  |  3 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

I have just read an article on the Economist linked to by Finextra: "The bank of SMS" - talking about mobile banking across Africa. Even more interesting than the article were the comments, of which one leapt out at me more than others. It was criticising the investment being made in mobile banking, when there should be so many other pr...

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Pat CarrollValidSoft - London

Casting a vote in the race towards American mobile payments

30 April 2012  |  5021 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

The 57th presidential election might be one of the most talked about contests in the U.S. this year, but if you really want to see some action it’s the U.S. payments space where your attention needs to be. The way things have been shaping up over the last few months, by the time the next president knocks on the door of the White House, there will ...

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Tim Tyler
Tim TylerMisys - London

The flaws of common ID?

27 April 2012  |  3809 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 1

I too would prefer to have a single common method of identifying myself online: a single common avatar that I use across all sites, with a single common (complex and strong) method of authenticating m...

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Same crap, different smell

24 April 2012  |  4421 views  |  1 comments | recommendations Recommends 1

Before I start this piece I need to be completely honest with you. I despise bank loyalty programmes. Has anyone noticed that they all look the same? Most banks have completely missed the point as ...

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Nick Ogden
Nick OgdenClearBank - London

Banking innovation and the customer

24 April 2012  |  4311 views  |  1 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

Banking is not a world often associated with innovation. If anything, banking customers have previously sought out stable and conservative banks – the ones that you can trust with your money. Furthe...

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Bo Harald
Bo HaraldZEF, Transmeri, Real Time Economy Program - Helsinki Region

Norway joining the elite

10 April 2012  |  3036 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

Norway: “The transition to electronic invoicing is a major milestone on the path to complete digitisation of invoice management by the Norwegian public sector. By 1 July this year, almost half a milli...

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Bo Harald
Bo HaraldZEF, Transmeri, Real Time Economy Program - Helsinki Region

Pillars of banking

08 April 2012  |  3305 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

The first and main pillar of banking is trust. It can be built and maintained by sticking to moderate risk taking – both in lending and recommending invest “products” – reputation building. Trust i...

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Pat Carroll
Pat CarrollValidSoft - London

Computer, don't say No to online shopping

03 April 2012  |  4902 views  |  1 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

I’m really pleased that MasterCard has developed a fraud detection service for online merchants that could realise a potential for 15-30% fraud loss savings. Whilst it’s a step in the right direction...

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Do sales professionals need to be able to sell with an Ipad

03 April 2012  |  6437 views  |  1 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

How will the Ipad and other tablet computing change the way you collaborate with your prospects and buyers? With another new Ipad comes an obvious question, should my sales team be using it or not? I...

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Brett King
Brett KingMoven - New York

Movenbank yields to pressure and opens their first branch

01 April 2012  |  7994 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

In response to the strong demand for us to compete with the main street branch players, our recent efforts at crowdsourcing our business model has led us to investigate a revolutionary new form of bra...

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