Treasury Management Systems Insights
19th January 2018
We have been witness to a series of significant security events recently around payment execution, from Leoni in Germany through to ABB in South Korea and SWIFT in Bangladesh to name a few of the major headlines. There have been countless unreported, lower profile fraud cases in other organisations, both successful and attempted. These events are... read more
18th January 2018
As with every New Year, January marks a particularly busy month for two sets of professionals: personal trainers and accountants. Gyms are at their busiest at the beginning of each year, packed with people wishing to stick to their New Year’s resolution to lose weight. Accountants, on the other hand, are spending many hours in the office... read more
16th January 2018
Software development is one of those occupations that has no ending. There is never a point in time where you can sit back, look at your work and say: “Well I’m glad that’s finished." The reason is that development never ends because the rate of change and new demands are accelerating.
It is fascinating to observe the... read more
12th January 2018
Four little letters bely the huge impact that PSD2 will set on the banking world. It spells a new era in how we perceive data whilst also encouraging (or dragging) the banking industry to fully embrace the brave, new digital world and all its benefits (and pitfalls).
Depending on who you talk to, PSD2 will lead to bank... read more
12th January 2018
Russell Bennett Chief Technology Officer, Fraedom
Cash flow is key for any organisation. Get it wrong and you can put the existence of the business in jeopardy. Get it right, however, and you open up a wealth of new opportunities for your company. As an illustration, a US Bank study indicated that 82% of business failures are due to poor cash... read more
4th January 2018
Authors: Eric Cohen - Principal, Adam Taplinger - Director, Jim McCormick - Manager, and Rachel Blumenthal - Consultant, all PWC
For many of us, digital, mobile and cloud technologies have become integral to our daily lives with hand-held devices emerging as new, digital appendages. As we look to the horizon, emerging products and... read more
27th December 2017
In 2017 bobsguide published in excess of 250 in-house articles express our opinion and insight on the evolution of fintech. Of those 250 articles, these were the articles from the last 12 months that resonated most with the audience.
Unsurprisingly AI and blockchain make an appearance, as does the evolving factor of consolidation in fintech.
... read more
18th December 2017
With the end of 2017 fast approaching, many finance professionals might be counting down the days with some degree of dread. Year End is just around the corner – whether you report on the December 31 or later – and with it comes the many long hours accountants will spend going over balance sheets and profit and loss accounts,... read more
16th December 2017
As part of our review of the past year in fintech, bobsguide is revisiting some of the standout interviews we have conducted in the past 12 months.
Today's interviewee is Nadeem Syed, CEO of Finastra, who spoke to bobsguide at Sibos 2017 in October about overhauling legacy systems.
What are your key takeaways from the customer... read more