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Adrian Mountstephens

Banking-as-a-Service (BaaS) Empowers Any Brand to Offer Financial Services

Embedded finance opens new opportunities, but secure data exchange is essential Digital banking is not new – major banks began to offer internet banking services in the mid-1990s. However, the traditi...

14 May 2021
Banking Strategy, Digital and Transformation
Alastair Rutherford

Operational Resilience – Or Revolution?

On the 29th March 2021, the UK supervisory authorities publicised the final policy statements surrounding operational resilience. These had been in the pipeline since 2018, when the original discussio...

14 May 2021
Operational Risk Management
Shikko Nijland

Decentralised finance paves the way towards a more democratic financial system

Around a decade ago, the global Decentralised Finance (DeFi) movement started to develop financial applications that no longer required traditional central financial intermediaries such as banks and e...

14 May 2021
Trends in Financial Services
Dmitry Dolgorukov

Post-Pandemic Recovery Predictions For Banks And Fintechs

Although the global pandemic continues, glimmers of hope, in the form of vaccines, are appearing that promise the potential to get the world moving again. And this is fantastic news. But what will the...

14 May 2021
Trends in Financial Services
Ricky Philip

An Introduction to Microsoft Azure Cloud and Its Benefits for Business!

With the market for cloud solutions growing fast, most enterprises are now using some kind of cloud business solution somewhere in their organization. Why cloud? Because of the evolution of networks ...

14 May 2021
Jussi Karjalainen

Clearing the fog around AP automation. Can it really save you cash and drive business value?

Accounts payable (AP) automation is hot right now – a simple search for “AP automation” returns over 80 million results. In fact, a recent report identified that for many, especially in the enterpris...

13 May 2021
Payments strategies 2015-2020-2030
Todd Latham

Fintechs are democratising access to a new era of payments visibility

As anyone involved in product development will tell you, the push towards instant, more transparent cross-border payments is growing stronger with every day that passes. SWIFT’s ‘Global Payment Initia...

13 May 2021
Payments strategies 2015-2020-2030
Ame Stuart

What banks can learn from platforms like Clubhouse (CH)

The pandemic has fuelled the gig economy in ways we have not seen or experienced before. As individuals think about career prospects, the ending of furlough, and the natural downsizing agenda that fir...

13 May 2021
Shahid Mansuri

6 ways to find an offshore development team in 2021

Outsourcing is the new norm for developers to build software products. The vast transformation of the remote work business model has forced businesses to switch to outsourcing. Hiring offshore develo...

13 May 2021
Greg Sassone

Embedded Payments Will Help Brands Compete Globally Over The Next Decade

Commerce is global and customers not only have large domestic footprints but also increasingly global operations and pay supply chains. As business footprints increase, industries are becoming crowded...

12 May 2021
Payments strategies 2015-2020-2030
Bart Tompkins

How finance teams can proactively manage travel spend before it happens

Controlling how employees spend company funds on travel has been one of the biggest historic challenges for finance teams. Most company spend is governed by purchase orders, with payments made in rela...

12 May 2021
Frictionless Payments
Adriana P

Should you invest in cryptocurrencies right now?

There are more than 4,000 different cryptocurrencies in existence now, but should you invest? That depends entirely on whom you ask. There are both advantages and disadvantages to investing in crypto

12 May 2021
Cryptocurrency Insights