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The coming disruption of wholesale payments
Analysis
Analysis
17 Oct 2017

The coming disruption of wholesale payments

Increased regulation, competition, and the coming age of millennials and their higher levels of technology understanding and expectations are helping to drive innovation and change in the retail banking payment space. New research from BNY Mellon Treasury Services explores the impact of emerging technology on the wholesale banking model.

Payment threat trends
Analysis
Analysis
23 Mar 2017

Payment threat trends

The European Payments Council provides an insight into the latest developments on threats affecting payments, including cybercrime.

Re-writing the rulebooks for 2017
Analysis
Analysis
20 Jan 2017

Re-writing the rulebooks for 2017

Facing uncertain times, financial firms preparing for significant regulatory reforms this year are focusing on regtech to help them respond quickly to the opportunities offered by change, according to Thomson Reuters annual report on the State of Regulatory Reform.

Legalising the blockchain
Analysis
Analysis
16 Jan 2017

Legalising the blockchain

Javier Sebastián, digital regulation manager at BBVA maps out the regulatory and legal challenges facing the commercial application of blockchain technology in financial services.

DLT or not DLT?
Analysis
Analysis
06 Dec 2016

DLT or not DLT?

Federal Reserve Board staffers take a deep dive into distributed ledger technology.

The road to faster payments
Analysis
Analysis
30 Nov 2016

The road to faster payments

The development and importance of fast payments services are the focus of this report by the Committee on Payments and Market Infrastructures (CPMI), the global standard setter for payment, clearing and settlement services.

Taking stock of fintech
Analysis
Analysis
15 Aug 2016

Taking stock of fintech

Deutsche Bourse and Celent mull the future of fintech in capital markets.

When worlds collide
Analysis
Analysis
21 Jun 2016

When worlds collide

Standard Chartered explores whether blockchain technology could have a material role or impact on the European Central Bank’s (ECB) Target2Securities (T2S) project.

Bond markets in a bind
Analysis
Analysis
20 Apr 2016

Bond markets in a bind

The International Capital Markets Association (Icma) reports on the innovative technologies and new market entrants reshaping the electronic bond trading landscape in Europe.

The untapped win-win in self-service banking
Analysis
Analysis
20 Apr 2016

The untapped win-win in self-service banking

While many banks are underwhelmed by their returns from implementation of self-service banking, Accenture explains how a small group of top banks are adopting a winning strategy.

Number one for fintech
Analysis
Analysis
24 Feb 2016

Number one for fintech

Ernst & Young presents an evaluation of the international fintech sector, ranking Britain as the world's leading centre for startup activity.

The Ripple effect
Analysis
Analysis
18 Feb 2016

The Ripple effect

Marcel Rosner and Andrew Kang present a primer for rule makers on understanding and regulating 21st Century payment systems, using Ripple as a case study.