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Richard Price

Creating data trust as the basis of open banking innovation

Richard Price, UK&I Sales Director, TIBCO Software More than ever before, banks need to stay relevant, as traditional financial services companies are competing with far nimbler challenger brands ...

15 h
Open Banking
Keith Stonell

Are insurers’ heads in the cloud?

We are all adjusting to new ways of living and working and one such adjustment, I’m sure many of us have now encountered, is the virtual conference. Beyond the obvious upsides such as not having to de...

18 h
Digital Insurance Trends
Christian Ball

Bank 19 - a brave new bank for a brave new world?

In common with many others, I too was relieved when the government introduced a variety of fiscal measures designed to support the UK economy and the wider population as we navigate our way through th...

18 h
Ron Delnevo

Give Cash a Great Big Hug!

My love affair with cash started with my parents. I was born in the 1950s, entering the world just as the UK was finally leaving World War 2 rationing behind. In those far off days, there was plenty o...

04 Jun 2020
Financial Inclusion
Ron Delnevo

Cash: The Comeback-Kid?

There is much speculation about the extent of the comeback cash will make after the latest pandemic is behind us. To be fair, cash has had a bit of a tough ride. Lockdowns impacting more than half th...

04 Jun 2020
The future of Payments in Europe
Shirish Netke

PPP is Not a Free Lunch for Banks

During the post-prohibition era in the 1930s, bars offered free lunches to their patrons to get them to buy drinks. 40 years later, Milton Freidman famously summed up the study of economics with the q...

04 Jun 2020
Artificial Intelligence and Financial Services
Andrew Beatty

Elevating Customer Experience with NextGen Communications

What’s next: As software goes the way of services, how can financial institutions best take advantage of these investments? Leveraging today’s technologies can help FIs elevate the Customer Experienc...

04 Jun 2020
Banking Strategy, Digital and Transformation
Konstantin Rabin

Unbounding exemptions for MIFID II and benefits for SMEs

The unbounding exemptions for MIFID II have mostly to do with the costs of research services from asset management companies. Due to the very clear monetary difference between the services provided by...

04 Jun 2020
Joris Lochy

Customer acquisition cost: probably the most valuable metric for Fintechs

With the word "tech" in Fintech, there is automatically a strong focus on technology in this sector. As a result, we tend to think that the biggest cost of a Fintech company is in building a...

03 Jun 2020
Fintech innovation and startups
Mark Cresswell

2020’s COBOL Crisis is the Canary in the Coal Mine for Established Banks and Insurers

Multiple US state government departments were in the news recently, calling for COBOL programmers to come forward as their mainframe systems failed to handle a surge in unemployment claims processing ...

03 Jun 2020
Banking Strategy, Digital and Transformation
Mattia Bruzzi

Come on Banks, let's give it a go!

In my previous post I shared my thoughts and concerns about the banking industry real will to support customers when they actually need it. It is a fact that we – the customers - now more than ever, n...

03 Jun 2020
Financial Product personalization
Hannes Van Rensburg

Integrating payments with chat

For a start, it is important to define what I mean by chat. In this context, “chat” does not mean that irritating chat-blob that often pops up when you visit a website. Not at all. What I am referring...

03 Jun 2020
Payments strategies 2015-2020-2030