Research Report: Family Office Efficiency in Accounting & Investment Analysis

22nd January 2020

Company: FundCount
Family offices spend up to 40% of working hours on manual processes. This is just one of the many findings detailed in Family Office Focus: Efficiency in Accounting and Investment Analysis, a comprehensive research report by Family Wealth Report in partnership with FundCount. Download your free copy now. read more

How can Banks use Technology to Humanise Services?

17th January 2020

Company: Auriga
Many customers say banks can be faceless to deal with. A new concept called “banking for humanity” and popularised by a top fintech guru, attempts to remedy this. But, how can banks use technology to humanise their services and be more empathetic? This white paper considers some of the likely steps. read more

The Value of Investing in In-branch Video Banking

13th January 2020

Company: Auriga
To survive in today’s market, banks have to think differently. Investing in innovative technologies such as video banking – as part of a digital transformation – is one way financial institutions are adapting. This doesn’t mean humans will be made redundant, but it does mean their roles will change. So, as banks pilot or expand their... read more

Asia's Open Banking Opportunity

6th January 2020

Company: Finastra
A major shift in retail banking is taking place as today’s financial services landscape is more competitive than ever before. The opportunity presented by open banking, facilitated by open APIs, means new players can enter the market from any direction to challenge the status quo and capture market share. A report from Kapronasia in... read more

Digital Banking for SME loans

6th January 2020

Company: Five Degrees
Small and Medium Enterprises (SME's) have been neglected by banks which lead SME's to turn to alternative financing resources. The traditional banks need to embrace the digital revolution and the power of Fintech's to stay relevant in the fast-moving financial world. This insight paper helps you plan a winning SME Lending strategy. Understand the... read more

Do low interest rates really hurt banks’ profitability?

17th December 2019

Company: Prometeia
Prometeia finds that the sign of the impact strongly depends on banks' ability to transmit negative rates to deposits read more

Open banking and the cloud

12th December 2019

Company: GFT
Open banking and cloud technology are very closely entwined. Their growth will inevitably progress in parallel. Banks that wish to capitalise on the open banking opportunity will adopt strategic cloud solutions and as open banking develops, cloud technology will move from useful to essential. This paper examines open banking as a catalyst of... read more

Disrupting Finance: Digital Banks Forrester Report

12th December 2019

Company: Finastra
Over the past decade, a wave of new digital banks like Kakao Bank, Monzo, N26, Nubank, Revolut, and Tinkoff have launched, competing to win customers with better digital customer experiences than established banks. These digital banks have embraced mobile to create differentiation, using digital touchpoints to offer simple, convenient, and more... read more

The Future of Payments in South Africa

12th December 2019

Company: Finastra
The payments industry is undergoing significant change. Payment systems, service providers, and banks must be instant, operate 24/7, and leverage insights from data that would have been unthinkable a decade ago. New players are collaborating and competing with traditional financial institutions. read more