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Heloise Walters

Top 3 Cyber Risks for Banking & Financial Services in 2021

Financial institutions are some of the most heavily targeted organizations by cyber criminals, and it’s easy to see why; financial institutions have the most to lose. Reputation is king in financial i...

3 h
Information Security
Rahul Lalwani

Untapped potential to combine Islamic Finance and BNPL

This blog was co-authored by Rahul Lalwani, Senior Consultant and Saadat Sabur, Consultant at Capco, with input from Mohsin Khan, Principal Consultant and Capco's Islamic Finance Capability Lead. Buy...

8 h
Digital Banking Trends
Jonathan Bell

The four biggest challenges facing the payments industry right now

We all know that 2020 was an unusual and challenging year for everyone and as much as we would have all wished that things could have gone back to normal the second the clock struck midnight on the 31...

11 h
Lisa Fretwell

Comparison services can help the financially excluded get access to affordable credit

Covid-19 has had a profound financial impact on everyone, with 40% of people experiencing a pandemic-related income shock. While some can fall back on their savings or access credit to soften the blow...

14 h
Financial Inclusion
Barley Laing

Time to spring clean customer databases to drive growth

The last twelve months have been a challenging time for many in financial services, with the pandemic and also Brexit to contend with. This means it’s more important than ever to look at all options t...

15 h
Data Management and Governance
Vivek Dubey

The New FinTech Galaxy and Role of Embedded Finance

Inventing new concepts, ideas, technologies and utilizing them to an extent that has not been thought of earlier is the way forward. Embedded Finance is one example of human intelligence which has giv...

10 Apr 2021
Embedded Finance
Adriana P

Owning the internet is technically possible with the NFTs

NFTs (non-fungible tokens) are not such a new concept as you would think - true blockchain enthusiasts will know that the first NFTs ever created were not in 2017 with the CryptoKitties on the Ethereu...

09 Apr 2021
Nick Green

Lenders: Do you trust your data sources?

It’s increasingly difficult to achieve a reliable data set – and that could mean you can’t trust the information shared within your lending organisation. So, what’s the solution? In this blog, we expl...

09 Apr 2021
Data Management and Governance
Konstantin Anissimov

Investing In Crypto: On The Nature of Staking

Staking is an important element of the current stage of blockchain development. The staked coins are delegated to a node, which takes part in the governance of a Proof of Stake (PoS) blockchain networ...

09 Apr 2021
Nick Green

A quick look at the data requirements for the 6th Anti-Money Laundering Directive 6AMLD

6AMLD: A quick look at the data requirements for the 6th Anti-Money Laundering Directive (6AMLD) Anti-Money Laundering (AML) is one of the most intense areas of financial regulation. With the devel...

09 Apr 2021
Financial Services Regulation
Simon Farmilo

Why Bitcoin And Governments Will Always Be At War

In case you didn’t notice. Bitcoin is having a resurgence. At the time of writing, its value has surpassed USD$57,000. Citi Bank has projected the digital currency could reach as high as $318,000 by t...

09 Apr 2021
Cryptocurrency Insights
Ian Bessarabia

Is the investment worth the risk?

In January 2021, the Financial Sector Conduct Authority (FSCA) issued a draft declaration intended to give partial effect to some of the recommendations contained in the 2020 Position Paper by declar...

08 Apr 2021
Cryptocurrency Insights