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Blockchain business benefits
Analysis
Analysis
09 Dec 2015

Blockchain business benefits

Academics from the London School of Economics provide an overview of the concept of blockchain technology and its potential to disrupt the world of banking through facilitating global money remittance, smart contracts, automated banking ledgers and digital assets.

Banking on bitcoin
Analysis
Analysis
08 Dec 2015

Banking on bitcoin

The Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta examines the current regulatory environment for bitcoin-related businesses as well as measures these businesses can adopt to mitigate the BSA/AML risks inherent in the bitcoin protocol. It also presents a framework for financial institutions to consider for managing the risks associated with banking these companies.

How the payments industry is being disrupted
Analysis
Analysis
24 Nov 2015

How the payments industry is being disrupted

McKinsey reports on payments industry growth and disruptive threats on the horizon.

Bring on the blockchains
Analysis
Analysis
19 Nov 2015

Bring on the blockchains

Cagemini explores the potential applications and disruptive opportunities for blockchain technology in the financial sector.

New kids on the blockchain
Analysis
Analysis
18 Sep 2015

New kids on the blockchain

Larissa Lee of the University of Utah explains how the technology behind bitcoin could be used to re-invent the stock market.

Fintech reloaded
Analysis
Analysis
22 Jun 2015

Fintech reloaded

The time is ripe for established banks to transform themselves into digital platform-based ecosystems, says Deutsche Bank.

Banking 2025
Analysis
Analysis
10 Jun 2015

Banking 2025

Developments in information technology are fundamentally changing the banking industry, with an exponential shift in consumer uptake of new business models set to take hold.

Swift steps up  interest in the blockchain
Analysis
Analysis
02 Jun 2015

Swift steps up interest in the blockchain

Wim Raymaekers, Swift’s global head of banking markets explores cryptocurrency disruption, challenges and opportunities.

Digitize or Die - an insight into the future of banking
Analysis
Analysis
18 Feb 2015

Digitize or Die - an insight into the future of banking

Is it too little, too late for the retail banks? Read Oracle's report, available to download at the bottom of this page, to find out more.

Welcome to the algo bank
Analysis
Analysis
14 Nov 2014

Welcome to the algo bank

Deutsche Bank reports on the digital revolution in financial services - "algorithm-based banking with the human touch".

Global payments 2020
Analysis
Analysis
22 Sep 2014

Global payments 2020

The world of global payments in 2020 will look very unlike it does today; indeed its "end-state" post-2020 will be largely unrecognisable, says BNY Mellon.

Bitcoin's lasting legacy
Analysis
Analysis
18 Sep 2014

Bitcoin's lasting legacy

The Federal Reserve Bank of Boston looks at the policy implications of bitcoin.