Treasury Management Systems Insights
25th July 2018
There are plenty of mobile payment services and solutions in the market. Luckily, systems tend to fall one of several key categories, so bobsguide has outlined each one to find the mobile payment technology that best suits the needs of your business.
Contactless payments is probably one the most well-known methods of paying for... read more
23rd July 2018
Agile fintech players offering a range of services have built tremendous customer bases, taking business from the traditional banking network. Three key elements have helped them deliver unique products and services to a wide range of customers, with the help of cloud technology. Banks must be aware of these pillars that now hold up the market,... read more
23rd July 2018
Casinos and other gaming establishments from across the globe are increasingly facing the consequences of failing to comply with anti-money laundering (AML) regulations and to maintain effective compliance programs. In British Columbia, Canada, River Rock Casino’s business practices—including accepting C$13.5m in cash in only one month,... read more
20th July 2018
Without doubt, banks have come to the realization that a technology-driven strategy is essential for operational efficiency.
Most of the industry’s giants went digital long ago in terms of the user experience with apps and portals. That’s crucial for their UX – in terms of how their customers see them.
But being... read more
19th July 2018
Once an unsexy, compliance-driven, back-office function, enterprise risk management has risen to the halls of c-suite offices. ERM’s value proposition is not just in quantifying risk, but also in identifying potential opportunities and strategic thinking from the top down. When selecting an ERM system, technology and risk officers should look... read more
17th July 2018
The EU Payment Services Directive II (PSD2) took effect in January, starting a trend towards increased competition by opening up the payments market to a new wave of payment service providers (PSPs) and fintechs. To help navigate this evolving landscape bobsguide has compiled a list of the best mobile payment apps and digital payment services... read more
12th July 2018
At London Fintech Week, Cordelia Kafetz, head of the Bank of England’s Fintech Hub made clear the central bank’s position on cryptocurrencies and fintech innovation.
“We’ve been doing a lot of thinking on crypto assets,” said Kafetz, “back in 2014, we published some bulletins saying that crypto assets... read more
12th July 2018
One of the major challenges facing small businesses can be finding the financing necessary to get off the ground and achieve growth. The difficulty of establishing a solid credit history in the face of unpredictable cash flows can make traditional credit providers wary, particularly those burdened by clunky legacy systems and changes in... read more
11th July 2018
In this fintalk, bobsguide speaks to Anders La Cour, CEO of Saxo Payments Banking Circle.
La Cour and Banking Circle are pioneers in adopting the financial utility model in order to drive down costs and increase efficiency for market participants.
Here, La Cour offers his opinion on how banks can reduce cost on cross-border payments as well... read more
6th July 2018
The global rise in financial regulation and international expansion of financial operations are driving treasury departments in banks to remodel and integrate their activities. This shift is mostly affecting automation and straight-through-processing (STP) in front-to-back office operations, the tools to facilitate regulatory compliance and... read more