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Financial Regulations and Compliance: What Changes to Expect in 2021

Financial Regulations and Compliance: What Changes to Expect in 2021

Rachel Woolley
01 Mar 2021

2020 was a rough year for the financial services industry. Between the Covid-19 pandemic and the Fin...

What to expect across core banking this year: Embracing fintech, more APIs and enabling DIY Finance

What to expect across core banking this year: Embracing fintech, more APIs and enabling DIY Finance

Matthijs Aler
01 Mar 2021

While financial institutions were already boosting their focus on technology pre-pandemic, the Covid...

How digital banks’ legal departments weathered the Covid-19 storm

How digital banks’ legal departments weathered the Covid-19 storm

Paige McNamee
26 Feb 2021

With digital platforms, smaller teams, and often cloud-based infrastructure, it seems that fresh-fac...

Making Money Moves: How Optimizing Data Architecture Will Deliver Value and Agility

Making Money Moves: How Optimizing Data Architecture Will Deliver Value and Agility

John Ezzell
26 Feb 2021

While the financial industry was once conservative and slower to adopt emerging technologies, 2020 m...

2021: A year of new avenues in payments

2021: A year of new avenues in payments

Nick Corrigan
26 Feb 2021

With customers no longer frequenting physical stores, reluctant to handle cash and relying heavily o...

Nudging Financial Services Towards Behaviourial Science

Nudging Financial Services Towards Behaviourial Science

Joseph Hurman
26 Feb 2021

Bloomberg lists it as a top job for the upcoming decade. Both Google and Uber have elevated special...

Where digital identities, fraud and deepfakes are heading in the new digital landscape

Where digital identities, fraud and deepfakes are heading in the new digital landscape

Stephen Ritter
25 Feb 2021

In March, our relationship with the digital world deepened at a breakneck pace. People suddenly need...

Mobile commerce will lead the way in 2021

Mobile commerce will lead the way in 2021

Jonathan Kriegel
25 Feb 2021

Pandemic fuelled acceleration of smartphone content consumption, mCommerce and mobile payments will ...

What does a Carney appointment mean for Stripe’s board?

What does a Carney appointment mean for Stripe’s board?

Paige McNamee
24 Feb 2021

Mark Carney, current UN special envoy for climate action and head of impact investing for Brookfield...

Protecting customers from fraud in 2021

Protecting customers from fraud in 2021

Robert Prigge
24 Feb 2021

Covid-19 has impacted virtually all aspects of our lives, including the way we bank. In the UK, six ...

Capital One: What its 390 million USD fine tells us about AML regulation

Capital One: What its 390 million USD fine tells us about AML regulation

Paige McNamee
23 Feb 2021

The Financial Crimes Enforcement Network, or FinCEN, announced in January 2021 that Capital One woul...

Priorities in payments

Priorities in payments

Paul Thomalla
23 Feb 2021

While the Covid-19 pandemic was a major driver for payment innovation in 2020, regulation is likely ...