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Instant Payments: Why Covid-19 is Bringing the Roadmap Forward

Instant Payments: Why Covid-19 is Bringing the Roadmap Forward

11 Jun 2020  |  257 downloads

Business continuity has never been a more valuable asset for financial institutions. Fundamental changes to 'business as usual' as a result o...

The Future of Blockchain 2020

The Future of Blockchain 2020

11 May 2020  |  847 downloads

Where DLT is taking effect in financial services and what the future holds. Recent years have seen explosions in interest around blockchain technolog...

How to Adopt SWIFT gpi by the 2020 Deadline - Build, Buy, Outsource or Collaborate?

How to Adopt SWIFT gpi by the 2020 Deadline - Build, Buy, Outsource or Collaborate?

08 Apr 2020  |  645 downloads

The need for speed, certainty, and seamless integration in cross-border payments is becoming increasingly apparent. SWIFT’s Global Payment...

Underpinning Innovation with Real-Time Payments

Underpinning Innovation with Real-Time Payments

31 Mar 2020  |  880 downloads

Real-Time Payments growth is just the beginning. Real-time payments systems are proliferating around the world, with higher values and volumes togeth...

The Irish Banking Ecosystem, Interconnection and the Speed of Change

The Irish Banking Ecosystem, Interconnection and the Speed of Change

16 Mar 2020  |  394 downloads

Irish banks are operating in a rapidly changing market and must embrace new technologies and business models to keep pace and to stay ahead of energet...

The Information Advantage: Driving Opportunities and Mitigating Risk in a Hyper-Connected World

The Information Advantage: Driving Opportunities and Mitigating Risk in a Hyper-Connected World

09 Mar 2020  |  406 downloads

What's next for business in this world of digital services and data? Collaboration, interoperability and a trusted network in which to operate ca...

The Future of Regulation: 2020 Predictions

The Future of Regulation: 2020 Predictions

04 Mar 2020  |  533 downloads

Transformative regulations designed to stimulate and steer the exploding number of developments in innovation will be a dominating influence across th...

Payments, 2020 and Beyond: How Today's Trends Drive Tomorrow's Strategies

Payments, 2020 and Beyond: How Today's Trends Drive Tomorrow's Strategies

26 Feb 2020  |  1127 downloads

2020 is set to be another transformational year in the payments industry. Regulatory and innovation-driven trends set in motion in the 2010s, such&am...

Unlocking Revenue Through Digital Identity

Unlocking Revenue Through Digital Identity

30 Jan 2020  |  672 downloads

Banks' business is not banking, it's trust. When it comes to identity and authentication processes, financial services providers must look to...

4 Regulatory Changes Impacting Data, Identity, and the Digital Trail

4 Regulatory Changes Impacting Data, Identity, and the Digital Trail

22 Jan 2020  |  443 downloads

This Finextra Impact Study, produced in association with DocuSign, examines the foremost regulatory changes affecting financial institutions and the&a...

The Critical Role of Cloud in Digital and Operational Strategy

The Critical Role of Cloud in Digital and Operational Strategy

27 Dec 2019  |  912 downloads

The operational challenges facing financial services firms are only increasing - from regulatory requirements to new entrants and now open banking and...

Embracing Open Banking with Secure and Interconnected APIs

Embracing Open Banking with Secure and Interconnected APIs

20 Dec 2019  |  627 downloads

In financial services today, data is an asset. But only if it can be accessed, transformed and integrated securely into internal and external ecosyste...

How to Protect and Grow in the Fintech Industry

How to Protect and Grow in the Fintech Industry

09 Dec 2019  |  415 downloads

A 3-Step Guide to Generating Revenue and Becoming Profitable. A monetisation strategy must be devised so that the company can decide what va...

The Future of Banking is Open

The Future of Banking is Open

29 Jul 2019  |  1173 downloads

The open banking dialogue has at last moved on from compliance concerns and turned to what opportunities, as well as challenges, exist for banks. 2...

Payment System Assurance – Reducing Risk through Effective Testing

Payment System Assurance – Reducing Risk through Effective Testing

19 Sep 2018  |  461 downloads

Banks traditionally offer three services: accepting deposits, making loans and moving money. Once an area in which there was little competition and re...

White paper: Direct benefits: How fintechs can leverage open access for payments innovation

White paper: Direct benefits: How fintechs can leverage open access for payments innovation

25 Apr 2016  |  1129 downloads

A new white paper produced by Finextra and Raphaels Bank explores the changing landscape for access to UK payment systems, and the opportunities and c...