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The interplay between data management and data governance

The interplay between data management and data governance

15th November 2013

Company: Asset Control
By Mark Johnson, Asset Control Recent research from Deloitte showed that 42 percent of firms do not monitor what is actually going on in their data management processes*. At the same time, 62 percent feel this is the biggest thing to improve in 2014. That 62 percent are right. Effective data management is fundamental to an effective... read more
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Outages, regs and tech discussed at the 2013 Mondo Visione Exchange Forum

14th November 2013

Company: bobsguide
Amid a discussion about the prevalence of outages at trading venues at the 2013 Mondo Visione Exchange Forum this week, Jon Ross, chief technology officer (CTO) at KCG, which of course suffered its own brokerage technology problems last year, said that he welcomed recent developments such as NYSE saying it’d use BATS’ systems in the... read more
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Core Banking Vendor Q&A: Status of the Marketplace – FIS

14th November 2013

Company: bobsguide
The recent Gartner ‘International Retail Core Banking Report 2013’ ranked many of the major technology vendors in this space, which provide vital current account back-end processing software to banks around the world. The core banking report, covered in bobsguide, also highlighted some emerging trends such as a tendency to... read more
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Why banks’ existing relationships give an advantage in mobile payments

11th November 2013

Company: bobsguide
For many banks and payment card issuers, the business case for mobile payments remains unclear: concerns about the potential Return on Investment (RoI) are combined with a wariness of the often-significant resources needed to get programmes up and running, says Gilles Ubaghs, senior FS technology analyst at the Ovum consultancy. Issuers that... read more
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Mobile remittances and m-payments: Lessons from Kenya and a Western Union global overview

8th November 2013

Company: bobsguide
Our reliance on the internet and smartphones to move money has grown as online, mobile and electronic e-wallet technologies have spread their influence against more traditional siloed banking systems, says Uruthra Kumar Sreedharan, vice president for mobile transaction services’ at Western Union Digital, in this overview of the global... read more
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Core Banking Vendor Q&A: Status of the Marketplace – Infosys Finacle

7th November 2013

Company: bobsguide
The recent Gartner ‘International Retail Core Banking Report 2013’ ranked many of the major technology vendors in this space, which provide vital current account back-end processing software to banks around the world. The core banking report, covered in bobsguide, also highlighted some emerging trends such as a tendency to... read more
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Tech and Customer Service: Why ‘Effort’ is the New Loyalty

1st November 2013

Company: BT
Is loyalty dead? asks Dr Nicola Millard, a bobsguide blogger (aka contributing editor) and Futurologist with BT Global Services, in this blog examining the interaction between technology, customer service and the customer experience. In an era of immense choice and radical transparency driven by social media, why should we be loyal to our bank,... read more
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Core Banking Vendor Q&A: Status of the Marketplace - Fiserv

31st October 2013

Company: bobsguide
The recent Gartner ‘International Retail Core Banking Report 2013’ ranked many of the major technology vendors in this space, which provide vital current account back-end processing software to banks around the world. The report, covered in bobsguide, also highlighted some emerging trends such as a tendency to consolidate; the need... read more
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Core Banking Vendor Q&A: Status of the Marketplace - Temenos

30th October 2013

Company: bobsguide
The recent Gartner ‘International Retail Core Banking Report 2013’ ranked many of the major technology vendors in this space, which provide vital current account back-end processing software to banks around the world. The report, covered in bobsguide, also highlighted some emerging trends such as a tendency to consolidate; the need... read more
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All Set for SEPA or Time for Plan B?

29th October 2013

Company: CGI
With the single euro payments area (SEPA) migration end date of 1 February 2014 now imminent, Garry Young, director of corporate services at CGI, assesses the readiness of corporate treasuries, public sector and other organisations for the coming European harmonisation project, while also exploring if a ‘plan b’ delay is in any way... read more