Wholesale / Commercial Banking Systems Insights
31st August 2018
Amazon has been sitting pretty as the undisputed global king of ecommerce for more than two decades, and the multinational’s bold move into the payments sector has been relatively smooth. Since its quiet launch in 2014, the Amazon Pay mobile wallet has established itself as a strong and reliable competitor in the mobile payments space.
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28th August 2018
Although the technology is in its infancy, financial services are now experimenting with use cases for quantum computers. While the systems are expensive, few and far between, and much of the technology is still at experimental phase, organisations in financial markets are finding ways of getting ahead of the competition.
“A lot of... read more
24th August 2018
It is impossible to ignore the effect of today’s mobile world, particularly in the financial services sector. Customers are increasingly turning to their mobile devices to manage all aspects of their daily lives, including their finances. This ongoing shift in consumer behaviour is certainly being felt by financial institutions who are... read more
9th August 2018
First published on our sister site PaymentEye.
At the beginning of 2018, bobsguide readers may remember that we published our list of payment predictions, with particular focus on PSD2.
We’ve revisited those predictions to see if they’ve come to pass or altered course. And who better to speak to about the future of payments... read more
8th August 2018
Innovative fintech products are fast-becoming the lifeblood of global economic prosperity. Fresh and exciting developments have the power to expand financial inclusion across developing economies, unlock new sources of funding for businesses and help individuals to better understand how they buy, spend and invest. Yet it’s worth pointing out... read more
7th August 2018
The digital ecosystem is fuelled by the creation, storage and transmission of data between servers, computers and mobile devices around the globe. This intangible plane is growing exponentially, with over 2.5 million terabytes of data being produced on a daily basis. It’s often said that over 90% of the data circulating today was created in... read more
3rd August 2018
The unprecedented success of service-oriented companies such as Airbnb, Amazon and Uber has made it clear that for many of today’s customers, experience is a vital part of the product. While that does not mean that an inferior product can be hidden by wrapping it in a superior experience, it does reinforce customers’ growing preferences... read more
31st July 2018
On April 17, 2018, GTreasury announced that it had acquired and will merge with Visual Risk. The prospect of combining GTreasury’s cash management software with Visual Risk’s risk analytics and hedge accounting software into a single treasury and risk management solution is exciting news for the treasury systems market.
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30th July 2018
Since the advent of the digital wave, financial institutions have been focusing on user experience and personalization as a means to stay ahead of competition and drive revenue growth. For any financial institution, quality of customer insights serve as success factors across two key areas:
1. Creating an exceptional Omni channel customer... read more
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