ISO 20022 just one of the key steps towards cross-border payments interoperability
Payments

ISO 20022 just one of the key steps towards cross-border payments interoperability

3d | By Jeremy Chan, Journalist

ISO 20022 just one of the key steps towards cross-...

SWIFT’s rollout of ISO 20022 in November next year is seen as a major milestone for the modernisation of cross-border payments. However, it is one ste...

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Paytech market updates: Mastercard and Monzo jump on the buy now pay later train
Payments

Paytech market updates: Mastercard and Monzo jump on the buy now pay later train

2w | By Aoife Morgan, Journalist

Paytech market updates: Mastercard and Monzo jump ...

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

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Amplified digital interdependencies pressure firms to broaden their operational resilience plans
Asset management

Amplified digital interdependencies pressure firms to broaden their operational resilience plans

3w | By Aoife Morgan, Journalist

Amplified digital interdependencies pressure firms...

The extensive levels of disruption caused by the pandemic has encouraged organisations to look at their wider ecosystem and risks posed by contracted ...

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AFME, Protiviti report maps out barriers to wider cloud adoption
Banking

AFME, Protiviti report maps out barriers to wider cloud adoption

3w | By Anjali Kochhar

AFME, Protiviti report maps out barriers to wider ...

The Association for Financial Markets in Europe (AFME) has outlined some key the potential key regulatory barriers to a more far-reaching adoption of ...

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IOSCO calls on asset managers and intermediaries for stronger AI and ML processes
Asset management

IOSCO calls on asset managers and intermediaries for stronger AI and ML processes

1m | By Anjali Kochhar

IOSCO calls on asset managers and intermediaries f...

Amid the increased use of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) by asset managers and market intermediaries, the International Organi...

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Tech companies' unregulated financial data business creating substantial market distortions, industry warns
Banking

Tech companies' unregulated financial data business creating substantial market distortions, industry warns

1m | By Anna Brunetti

Tech companies' unregulated financial data busines...

Tech companies’ increasingly heavy rotation into the financial sector is creating market distortions in data service provision and pricing, leading in...

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AFME, Capco warn against ‘localising' effects of regulations aimed at banks’ increasingly global operations
Banking

AFME, Capco warn against ‘localising' effects of regulations aimed at banks’ increasingly global operations

1m | By Anjali Kochhar

AFME, Capco warn against ‘localising' effects of r...

Amid an ongoing debate as to whether banks should fully embrace a global operational approach or rather opt for sharper localisation, the Association ...

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Paytech market updates: Klarna, PayPal and ACI Worldwide lead in collaborations
Payments

Paytech market updates: Klarna, PayPal and ACI Worldwide lead in collaborations

2m | By Aoife Morgan, Journalist

Paytech market updates: Klarna, PayPal and ACI Wor...

PayPal, on August 23, launched a new service enabling customers in the UK to buy, hold and sell cryptocurrency. The announcement is the first step of ...

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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

2m | 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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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

2m | 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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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

3m | 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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Treasury tech update: Broadridge, Kyriba and more
Treasury

Treasury tech update: Broadridge, Kyriba and more

3m | 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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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

3m | 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

3m | 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

3m | 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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‘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

3m | 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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Financial institutions blocking regtech progress despite new regulatory efforts, analyst warns
Asset management

Financial institutions blocking regtech progress despite new regulatory efforts, analyst warns

3m | By Tom Lemmon, Reporter

Financial institutions blocking regtech progress d...

Increased regulatory endeavours to acknowledge the growing regtech industry will fall flat if investment banks and other financial players keep shunni...

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