Retail Banking Systems Insights


How banks are getting the digitisation of core banking wrong

23rd August 2017

Company: bobsguide
Madhur Jain, Global Head, Pre-Sales at SunTec Business Solutions, is one of the fintech industry’s most insightful analysts on the subject of digitalization of banks and the shift to omnichannel retail banking solutions. Madhur sat down with bobsguide last month to speak about the need for banks to look closely at whether their core... read more

The biggest fintech appointments of 2017 so far Pt. 2

22nd August 2017

Company: bobsguide
Our roundup of the biggest people moves affecting the fintech industry throughout 2017. Monzo appoints Curve co-founder as COO Monzo has named Tom Foster-Carter as its new Chief Operations Officer. With previous spells at child friendly banking Osper, and app banking Tandem Bank, he co-founded Curve in 2015 with Shachar Bialick where he... read more

The cybersecurity risks to financial services that are making the biggest impact in 2017

21st August 2017

Company: DataArt
Cliff Moyce, Global Head of Finance Practice at DataArt, details the security trends that should currently be giving financial services executives the biggest headaches. Your ability to respond Cybersecurity products and platforms can do a great job for you—when your organisation has the expertise and number of people needed to... read more

"There is no excuse for failing to comply with the Fourth AML Directive"

21st August 2017

Company: bobsguide
bobsguide sat down with Kompli-Global CEO Jane Jee to discuss the burden the Fourth Anti-Money Laundering Directive places financial services under, how prepared they currently are to comply with it, and what the AML landscape in the UK will look like post-Brexit. How has the market reacted to the Fourth AML Directive from your perspective? ... read more

Editor's picks: Fintech and the cloud

18th August 2017

Company: bobsguide
“Before too long we won’t be using the term ‘in-memory computing’, in-memory computing will just be called computing”: Abe Kleinfeld interview Alex Hammond, Managing Editor, bobsguide In an exclusive interview to bobsguide, the president and CEO of GridGain Systems explains why the speed and scale capabilities of... read more

The biggest fintech appointments of 2017 so far Pt.1

16th August 2017

Company: bobsguide
Our roundup of the biggest people moves affecting the fintech industry throughout 2017.  Metro Bank appoints Chief Technology Officer Earlier this month Metro Bank announced the appointment of Martyn Atkinson as Chief Information Officer (CIO). Atkinson is currently director of digital and change at the bank and will take up the... read more

Where biometrics is winning the banking security war

10th August 2017

Company: bobsguide
Professor Paul Sheldon Foote, Ph.D, California State University  Bank security failures Many banks around the world, large and small, continue to experience major security failures. At this year’s Kaspersky Security Analyst Summit (April 2 – 6, 2017), Kaspersky Lab analysts explained their investigation of the takeover of a... read more

Analysing financial data: Best practices for banks

7th August 2017

Company: Quantrix
It is widely accepted that banking is one of the most data driven industries out there and online banking and electronic trading produces millions of data points every day. Regulatory requirements are challenging banks more and more to capture, store, and analyse data over multiple years, departments and regions… a true... read more

Editor's picks: Developments in blockchain

4th August 2017

Company: bobsguide
Everything you want to know about blockchain but were too afraid to ask Alara Basul, Reporter, bobsguide Blockchain has created a huge amount of buzz in the financial services industry since its official debut into the market in 2009. The question of when blockchain will go mainstream is yet to be answered, but there is constant... read more

Are traditional hubs a good fit for instant payments?

3rd August 2017

Company: Icon Solutions
Any mention of payments and multiple schemes, and the gurus are quick to respond with an “industry leader payments hub” as your go-to solution. These hubs are ‘centralized payments platforms’ which provide a unified view of payments activity and business. What they fail to mention is that these systems were built for... read more