Treasury Management Systems Insights
5th October 2017
Rodney Gardner, Head of Global Receivables in Global Transaction Services at Bank of America Merrill Lynch and Matthew Hodgson, CEO of Mosaic Smart Data, tell Vicky Beckett how artificial intelligence is beginning to transform treasury technology
Matching incoming payments with invoices has long been a frustration for companies with many... read more
3rd October 2017
This year’s EuroFinance conference in Barcelona is billed to be bigger than ever so we have picked out 10 of the best sessions taking place this week.
Spotlights: Essential Analytics
After the last 12 months it’s doesn’t take much to suffer from information overload. If you are feeling deluged by... read more
3rd October 2017
In the run up to this year’s EuroFinance conference, treasurers are facing an unprecedented mix of challenges. With regulations such as PSD2 looming on the horizon, the threat, or opportunity, of digital disruption can no longer be ignored. Victoria Beckett spoke to Chris Jameson, head of sales for Western Europe, Bank of America Merrill... read more
1st October 2017
Africa presents the ideal environment in which to evolve a new cash and payments services architecture - by linking rapidly changing customer expectations with new technologies. This puts banks squarely at the centre of mediating the creative clash of trends and technology – as Africa’s financial institutions harness disruption for... read more
22nd September 2017
Can robots and data stop banks terror financing?
Vicky Beckett, Editor, GTNews
Buying a new printer from ISIS is probably not how many people envision their stationary shopping to proceed. But it was only a month ago that the FBI announced that it had found a senior Islamic State (ISIS) official sent money to an alleged operative based in the... read more
20th September 2017
Buying a new printer from ISIS is probably not how many people envision their stationary shopping to proceed. But it was only a month ago that the FBI announced that it had found a senior Islamic State (ISIS) official sent money to an alleged operative based in the US via a global financial network that used fake eBay sales to mask... read more
15th September 2017
How business intelligence is revolutionising banking
Ilan Hertz, Head of digital marketing at Sisense
In the early 1990's, the increasing popularity of automated teller machines (ATM's) revolutionised banking, lowering the number of tellers required for each branch and allowing thousands of new branches to be opened as a result.
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14th September 2017
Regulatory compliance has always been and will always be one of the top priorities and concerns of every financial institution (FI). Regulatory reforms following the global financial crisis of 2008 compelled FIs to make substantial investments in risk and compliance – both in terms of technology and headcount – to prevent and remediate... read more
7th September 2017
Erik Zingmark - Co-Head of Transaction Banking, EVP, Nordea
Let’s be completely open: Europe’s new Payment Services Directive (PSD2) will fundamentally change banking as we know it. Forever. It is not a fad. Life will be different in 2018 when banks are to allow approved third parties to offer services to their account holders.... read more
5th September 2017
As one all-time high in its value rapidly succeeds another, bitcoin’s rise in value has been nothing short of meteoric this year. On August 17, the digital currency charged past the $4,400 barrier, meaning that its total value went above that of payment giant PayPal.
The currency is moving out of the realms of the dark web and... read more