Ad van der Poel, Co-Head of Product GTS, EMEA, Bank of America, speaks to Hannah Wallace, FinextraTV at Merchant Payments Ecosystem 2020 in Berlin about the trends and innovations we are seeing across Europe, from Open Banking and real-time payments to data and regulation. We question at what point the cost of compliance may outweigh the value of innovation, how Bank of America is innovating their payments business and the strategic advice they are giving their customers following these innovations.
Jim Wadsworth, SVP Open Banking at Mastercard spoke to Hannah Wallace, FinextraTV at Merchant Payments Ecosystem 2020 in Berlin about how things have moved on with Open Banking and the part regulation has played moving European intervention along. We learn about the impact innovation and collaboration has had on the merchants payments industry, areas where we are seeing the greatest growth such as India and what progress we are making in areas where cash-based transactions still reign.
25 Feb 2020
David Brimley, Financial Services Industry Consultant, Hazelcast, speaks to FinextraTV about what financial services firms are doing with machine learning and what firms should consider as they progress through their machine learning journey. He explains how streaming data fits in financial services, how firms can ease into streaming without going through a complete re-architecture of their systems and how financial services technologists need to keep an eye on developments in In-memory computing, Cloud and Containerization.
25 Feb 2020
Ron Kalifa, Chairman, Network International, opened Day 1 at the Merchant Payments Ecosystem in Berlin speaking amongst a panel of industry leaders on trends that are arising and setting the tone for the Year 2020. He shares with Hannah Wallace from FinextraTV what it takes to successfully lead a company in such an ambiguous market, how payments companies need to anticipate changes in platform technology, the challenges aground scalability and the hurdles regulation will bring.
25 Feb 2020
Susannah Hammond, Senior Regulatory Intelligence Expert, Thomson Reuters Regulatory Intelligence, speaks off the back of the Fintech, Regtech and the Role of Compliance Report 2020, about the benefits fintech and regtech offer, their operational efficiencies and effectiveness, the improved services for customers and greater business opportunities they provide. Susannah also sheds light on why some firms haven't deployed fintech or regtech, what's stopping them and how the concern about lack of skills is being addressed.
22 Jan 2020
As consumer habits develop and evolve, the way banks operate and how they engage with their customers do as well. With banks under increasing pressure due to competition from innovative fintechs and changing consumer expectations, they must develop the way they target and appeal to customers and maintain a profitable personal relationship.
08 Jan 2020
Lee James, CTO, EMEA, Rackspace, speaks about Digital Transformation and banking as a service, how both are providing better customer experience, ways consumers are managing their money better, the role cloud plays in this space and how it is likely to evolve.
18 Dec 2019
Jonathan Hughes, Co-Founder, Pollinate International, speaks at Sustainable Finance. Live about how Pollinate are working with banks to inform them and their customers about better buying decisions to help the environment, changing consumer views about their carbon footprint, the supply chain & impact of purchasing data and whether enough banks have enough of an appetite for Sustainable Finance.
18 Dec 2019
Lars Sjögren, CEO, P27, speaks to Hannah Wallace from Finextra Research at NextGen Nordics about the theme of the event, P27 Momentum. We cover the roll out to 2021, what banks can do to prepare and calculate the next stage, what will be the big questions left to solve and what we can expect from next year's event.
17 Dec 2019
Lars Sjögren, CEO, P27 & Liz Oakes, EVP, Market Development, New Payments Platforms, Mastercard, speak at NextGen Nordics: P27 Momentum about moving the Nordics from a fragmented landscape into one platform to improve security and encourage collaboration, the ambition involved in creating this cross-border, multi-currency platform and the importance of transparency around conflicting interests between competitors.
16 Dec 2019
Alistair Brown, Global Head of Payments, EPAM, speaks at NextGen Nordics: P27 Momentum to Hannah Wallace from Finextra Research about his key takeaways from the event, what banks need to consider for P27 going forward and some of the technology challenges they still need to overcome in 2020/21.
13 Dec 2019
Adrian Sargent, Treasury Operating Officer, Virgin Money, speaks to Richard Peers, Founder, Responsible Risk about the good of Green Bonds and their increase in demand, some of the cost constraints of issuing bonds and the complexities that come with identifying green assets, the importance of being able to extract data necessary for organisations to confidently invest and how we need to simplify the process going forward.
09 Dec 2019
FinextraTV reports from NextGen Nordics: P27 Momentum, the first in a series of events shaping the P27 Nordic Payments journey. Payments professionals came together at the Grand Hôtel in Stockholm to gain insight on this world first, real-time and batch multi-currency platform, which is revolutionising the future of payments. P27 Nordic Payments, Klarna, Mastercard, Visa, EPAM, ACI Worldwide, NETS, Tieto, Fiserv, Equinix and Vipps are among the many leading institutions to share their views exclusively with Finextra Research.
05 Dec 2019
Sanat Rao, Chief Business Officer and Global Head, Infosys Finacle, speaks at their event in Dubai about the theme, Scale Digital and the thought behind it. We ask what banks need to consider as they scale digital, the challenges changing expectations present, the transition pains banks endure and where Infosys Finacle fits in.
18 Nov 2019
Peggy Mangot, Senior Vice President and Head of Greenhouse Development, Wells Fargo & Company speaks at Money 20/20 USA about financial health, what banks have got wrong around helping their customers in the past, how to achieve better visualisation and how banks are using technology to improve their clients' financial health.
12 Nov 2019
Bradley Garfield, Head of Commercial Cards Product & Brian Grech, Head of Consumer Payables Sales, Bank of America, speak at Money 20/20 USA about their approach to managing the proliferation of payments of choices, some of the new trends around innovation and how the convergence of consumer and corporate product expectations is shaping up.
11 Nov 2019
Alistair Brown, Global Head of Payments, EPAM, speaks about P27 in the lead up to NextGen Nordics. He describes how the ambitious P27 journey is shaping up, what challenges lie ahead, which industry players will benefit most from the initiative and what EPAM hope to take away from Finextra's NextGen Nordic event in Stockholm.
06 Nov 2019
Paula Roels, Head of Market Infrastructure and Industry Initiatives, Cash Management, Deutsche Bank speaks at Sibos about the migration of ISO20022, whether the industry is on track for implementing it for 2021, different approaches we are seeing from banks and how they can make the most of this time from a business perspective.
06 Nov 2019
With ongoing Brexit discussions and continuous uncertainty, Christoph Tutsch, CEO at ONPEX, discusses at Sibos what impact these events could have on cross-border payments and banking for businesses on both sides of the Channel. During the interview, Christoph shares his perspective on SEPA and SWIFT payments between the UK and EU in the wake of Brexit and what solutions are in place to support businesses in making cross-border payments simple after Brexit.
06 Nov 2019
Sriram Muthukrishnan, Group Head GTS, Trade Product Management, DBS Bank at Sibos about how banks are developing a more formal strategy to better manage their data, the problems leveraging data helps overcome and what new and improved services we are seeing as a result.
06 Nov 2019
Eddie Haddad, Managing Director, SWIFT Asia Pacific, speaks at Sibos about the impact of GPI on the payments space in the Asia Pacific, what the next steps are, the initiatives we are likely to see evolve and more on the deadline for SWIFT GPI in 2020.
06 Nov 2019
Scott M. Clements, Chief Executive Officer and President at OneSpan, talks to Finextra TV about innovation trends in digital banking, the rise of identity theft and mobile fraud, and the need for banks to increase agility as the threat environment evolves rapidly.
05 Nov 2019
Tony McLaughlin, Emerging Payments & Business Development, Citi, speaks at Money 20/20 USA about the practical problems that still need addressing in the crypto-currency community, how Fiat Currency 2.0 will help fix payments as a counter balance to crypto and what challenges still exist around tokenisation and coins. We ask how this impacts the big techs and what regulatory, political and ethical concerns need to be addressed first before they achieve their own currencies.
05 Nov 2019
Nicole Zimmermann, Head of Customer & Marketing Global Payments, Western Union, speaks at Money 20/20 USA in Las Vegas about diversity and the Rise Up programme, takeaways from the event, how awareness about diversity can be encouraged and what future goals Rise Up is aiming for.