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Financial crime compliance takes centre stage as digital adoption accelerates

Financial crime compliance takes centre stage as digital adoption accelerates

John Rayment
04 Mar 2021

2020 saw digital adoption accelerate across the global financial services industry, the impact of wh...

Are financial infrastructure partnerships the future of banking?

Are financial infrastructure partnerships the future of banking?

Sebastian Zawada
03 Mar 2021

In January 2021, Finextra and Banking Circle hosted a webinar focusing on the hurdles that legacy sy...

Why empathy will be what defines the success of BBLS and CBILS lenders

Why empathy will be what defines the success of BBLS and CBILS lenders

Siddharth Parashar
03 Mar 2021

The rollout of UK Covid loans will continue into 2021, presenting both challenges and opportunities ...

An in-depth look into the Kalifa Fintech Review ahead of the 2021 Budget

An in-depth look into the Kalifa Fintech Review ahead of the 2021 Budget

Paige McNamee
02 Mar 2021

The release of Ron Kalifa OBE’s Review into the future of UK fintech set off a tidal wave of suppor...

Accelerating Payments: Is Cash Still Relevant?

Accelerating Payments: Is Cash Still Relevant?

Mark Bradbury
02 Mar 2021

When did you last use an ATM? Or pay for something in cash? The chances are that, for many people, t...

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...