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10 leading bill payment and invoicing software platforms

15th August 2018

Company: bobsguide
As a freelance contractor or sole trader, it can be difficult staying on top of bill payments and invoicing – but the vast majority of businesses simply cannot operate without an effective billing and invoicing software solution in place. Not only do these systems help companies to process and issue mass payments, but they also fill a... read more
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SWIFT targets risk management improvements

14th August 2018

Company: bobsguide
While there’s been a recent influx of start-up solutions working to disrupt the global payments landscape, SWIFT’s financial messaging service continues to be the backbone of the international banking community. More than 11,000 institutions in 200 countries rely on its ironclad standards to carry out secure transactions, which have... read more
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Dodd Frank rollback: now is the time for regtech to shine

8th August 2018

Would the 2008 financial crisis have occurred if the original Dodd Frank had been in place? This was one such question posited by the audience in yesterday’s live webinar, looking ahead at how the proposed adjustments to the Dodd Frank Act will shape bank strategy and in turn, fintech strategy. “I don’t believe so,”... read more
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US fintech charter: banks to get on the defensive?

1st August 2018

Company: bobsguide
On July 31, the US Office of the Comptroller of the Currency announced it would begin accepting national charter applications from fintech firms, granting them federal rather than state oversight for the first time. The impact could be seismic for financial service providers in the country. For fintech and online lenders, it should come as... read more
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How to develop a robust risk management framework

31st July 2018

This article updates Six stages to a robust operational risk framework, written by Richard Pike in September 2011. It explains how a financial services company can create and implement a stable and manageable framework for risk management. 1. Risk identification In this section in the previous article I talked about the process of... read more
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Marketing in the era of GDPR

30th July 2018

Since the advent of the digital wave, financial institutions have been focusing on user experience and personalization as a means to stay ahead of competition and drive revenue growth. For any financial institution, quality of customer insights serve as success factors across two key areas: 1. Creating an exceptional Omni channel customer... read more
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Survey: digital transformation and the bank–corporate relationship

23rd July 2018

Company: bobsguide
The banking industry is dramatically changing. The rules are being rewritten. For the 6th year running, CGI and bobsguide's sister publication The Global Treasurer are hosting the annual Transaction Banking Services survey. This survey provides a critical look at the state of the industry and examines the bank-to-corporate... read more
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How Nationwide is using fintech to tackle the first-time buyer housing crisis

10th July 2018

Company: bobsguide
Property and banking are intimately entwined, yet it is remarkable how little impact fintech has had on the property market - until now. With home ownership in England now at its lowest in 30 years and the average age of a first-time buyer now 32, it is no surprise that millennials have been dubbed ‘generation rent’; one third of... read more
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Mind the gap: skills for working in the bank branch of the future

26th June 2018

Company: Auriga
Despite regular news about closures, the death of the bank branch is rather exaggerated. Even with cuts, major high street banks expect to retain nationwide branch networks, and many are investing in new branches. Challengers like Metro Bank are even opening more branches. Branches have been evolving since the first ATMs were installed over 50... read more