In the middle reign of the Real-Time-Payments story, firms are still searching for a strong investment case
Payments

In the middle reign of the Real-Time-Payments story, firms are still searching for a strong investment case

1m | By Jeremy Chan, Journalist

In the middle reign of the Real-Time-Payments stor...

Each business will have to single out its strongest use case for RTP adoption - with smaller firms in pole position, says McKinsey Read More...

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US, UK treasurers set to benefit from better returns on short-term investments, with interest rate hikes expected next year
Treasury

US, UK treasurers set to benefit from better returns on short-term investments, with interest rate hikes expected next year

1m | By Liz Salecka

US, UK treasurers set to benefit from better retur...

Corporate treasuries in the US and UK could soon benefit from improved returns on their short-term investments, as historically low interest rates are...

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Video: The future of financial services post-Brexit, a chat with KPMG's Kay Swinburne
Financial Services

Video: The future of financial services post-Brexit, a chat with KPMG's Kay Swinburne

1m | By Aaran Fronda, Deputy Editor

Video: The future of financial services post-Brexi...

Kay Swinburne, vice chair of financial services at KPMG UK speaks to bobsguide about how greater capital market fragmentation could hinder the EU's CM...

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EU anti-money laundering proposals already pushing crypto business away, warn advisors
Asset management

EU anti-money laundering proposals already pushing crypto business away, warn advisors

2m | By Aoife Morgan, Journalist

EU anti-money laundering proposals already pushing...

Financial sector advisors are warning that the European Commission’s plans to crack down on the crypto sector, bringing crypto exchanges and service p...

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How fintech is changing the face of consumer finance
Banking

How fintech is changing the face of consumer finance

2m | Tudor Lodge

How fintech is changing the face of consumer finan...

The UK fintech sector has attracted $5.7bn worth of investment in H1 2021, with investors eager to back disruptive start-ups upending consumer finance...

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Global financial bodies unveil transition to single Common Domain Model
Trading & brokering

Global financial bodies unveil transition to single Common Domain Model

2m | By Anna Brunetti

Global financial bodies unveil transition to singl...

Global financial markets associations revealed on Monday they’re working on a shared, cross-sector Common Domain Model (CDM) that would enable investo...

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Unravelling Open Banking’s Complexities
Payments

Unravelling Open Banking’s Complexities

2m | By Christoph Berentzen

Unravelling Open Banking’s Complexities

Christoph Berentzen, head of API banking at Commerzbank, examines the various forms that open banking can take and the challenges that bank-fintech co...

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Too Many Shades of Green: EU Quashes Industry Expectations by Ratifying Full Extra-Territorial Effects of SFDR
Asset management

Too Many Shades of Green: EU Quashes Industry Expectations by Ratifying Full Extra-Territorial Effects of SFDR

2m | By Attilio Veneziano, Contributing Columnist

Too Many Shades of Green: EU Quashes Industry Expe...

Dissipating any long-standing doubt over on the extraterritorial effects of ESG disclosures, the European Commission clarified on Tuesday that third-c...

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Treasury tech update: Broadridge, Kyriba and more
Treasury

Treasury tech update: Broadridge, Kyriba and more

2m | By Jeremy Chan, Journalist

Treasury tech update: Broadridge, Kyriba and more

  (July 1) Broadridge has acquired cloud-based execution compliance and surveillance service assets from Jordan & Jordan. The acquisition wil...

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MMFs to come under shadow banking, CRD 4 reporting rules as EU rushes to tighten scrutiny on the sector
Asset management

MMFs to come under shadow banking, CRD 4 reporting rules as EU rushes to tighten scrutiny on the sector

2m | By Tom Lemmon, Reporter

MMFs to come under shadow banking, CRD 4 reporting...

Money market funds (MMFs) will be considered as shadow banking entities and fall under the relevant banking regulations at least until European lawmak...

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Mifid II fines more than quadruple in 2020 as national regulators turbo-charge enforcement
Asset management

Mifid II fines more than quadruple in 2020 as national regulators turbo-charge enforcement

2m | By Tom Lemmon, Reporter

Mifid II fines more than quadruple in 2020 as nati...

Penalties linked to breaches of Mifid II reporting requirements more than quadrupled in 2020 as European member states fully switched to enforcement m...

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Paytech market updates: HPS, Klarna and Verizon lead in partnerships
Payments

Paytech market updates: HPS, Klarna and Verizon lead in partnerships

2m | By Aoife Morgan, Journalist

Paytech market updates: HPS, Klarna and Verizon le...

On July 16, Zwipe and ICPS announced its partnership to bring Zwipe’s biometric payment cards to banks across Africa and Asia. The cards will have a f...

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Banking tech market updates: Oracle, Revolut and more
Banking

Banking tech market updates: Oracle, Revolut and more

2m | By Sam Alberti, Reporter

Banking tech market updates: Oracle, Revolut and m...

Monthly updates on the standout tech developments in banking Read More...

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Data-heavy EU ESG reporting will cause hefty burden for firms, says Fitch director
Asset management

Data-heavy EU ESG reporting will cause hefty burden for firms, says Fitch director

2m | By Tom Lemmon, Reporter

Data-heavy EU ESG reporting will cause hefty burde...

Upcoming EU reporting requirements on ESG will be a costly and burdensome process, particularly for SMEs, according to Fitch Ratings director of ESG r...

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ATM pooling: How banks are reducing the cost of cash services

ATM pooling: How banks are reducing the cost of cash services

2m | Auriga

ATM pooling: How banks are reducing the cost of ca...

ATM pooling creates the ultimate level of optimisation and efficiency in terms of the ATM network infrastructure and can drive towards a rationalisati...

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Moving one more step away from the EU, the FCA opts for global standards on climate-related disclosures
Asset management

Moving one more step away from the EU, the FCA opts for global standards on climate-related disclosures

2m | By Attilio Veneziano, Contributing Columnist

Moving one more step away from the EU, the FCA opt...

From advocating a more proportional approach in the application of Mifid to smaller firms, to an ill-concealed criticism of the EU’s already infamous ...

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‘Golden thread’ of coordination from government and regulators needed to support UK fintech
Banking

‘Golden thread’ of coordination from government and regulators needed to support UK fintech

2m | By Tom Lemmon, Reporter

‘Golden thread’ of coordination from government an...

The UK government and regulators must show greater leadership to make London a place for fintechs of all shapes and sizes to thrive in, according to C...

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Kalifa: Stronger open banking and consumer data measures would speed up fintech transformation
Banking

Kalifa: Stronger open banking and consumer data measures would speed up fintech transformation

2m | By Tom Lemmon, Reporter

Kalifa: Stronger open banking and consumer data me...

With the help of open banking regulations, fintech can have a “transformational” impact on society, according to Ron Kalifa OBE. The author of the hig...

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