Report | Fighting the consequences of the pandemic: markets rush to automate

25th November 2020

Company: AutoRek
Key insights include: -The economic impact of the pandemic on the Financial Services sector -Cost reductions in North American Financial Services 2021 budgets -Overcoming tighter budgetary control -AI and robotics impact on the finance function -Increased industry investment in technology and automation -BPO versus automation argument read more

DIGITAL BANKING - A Tier 2-3 Bank Perspective

17th November 2020

Over the last few years, the industry has witnessed several events that have accelerated the surge in demand for digital banking. In addition to the pandemic, the need for real-time services, financial inclusion, and marketplace banking, have all contributed to this rapid growth. Globally, more than 3.5 billion people are expected to use digital... read more

Whitepaper: Get out of the Invoicing Jungle!

16th November 2020

Manual invoice processing can cause many problems within a finance department, especially with more of your employees having to work from home. Automating the invoice process speeds up approval times, gives you the flexibility to work at the home or office and avoid the cross handling of paperwork. Within this whitepaper you will learn more about... read more

FX Cost Increase due to Covid19

9th November 2020

The onset of the coronavirus corresponded with massive growth in currency volumes and significantly higher costs of execution for Buy-Side participants. The increased cost of dealing in Swaps and Forwards (shown below) was especially pronounced and helped land windfall profits of over $25 billion to the top 4 global banks alone. Execution costs... read more

AI & Risk Management: enabling factors, use cases and future challenges

5th November 2020

Company: Prometeia
AI solutions are spreading with a disruptive impact, renewing business models in different sectors, increasingly characterized by digital, automated and efficiency-driven processes. Risk Management solutions are more and more adopting AI techniques to improve operational efficiency – resulting from the automation of processes, with related time,... read more

Future ready payments platforms

4th November 2020

Company: Compass Plus
A new white paper from Compass Plus and independent global payments consultancy Consult Hyperion takes an in-depth look at the differences between payment platforms born in the 90s and those developed and launched in the 2010s, and how the latter can transform your business, providing a platform that will meet the needs of today's market and... read more

Are CNH Execution Costs Normalizing?

2nd November 2020

The volatility and uncertainty related to the Covid 19 outbreak led to significantly increased FX transaction costs for the Buy-Side dealing in CNH for most of the first half of 2020. FX Transparency’s Peer Universe™ shows the cost of dealing in most other currencies normalizing by the end of April, while geopolitical risks and trade tensions... read more

The rise of the payments super app – a fad, or the future?

19th October 2020

Company: Compass Plus
MobiCash, a mobile payments service powered by Compass Plus, brings you an insightful white paper that delves into payments super apps, discussing the ultimate convenience they can bring to consumers alongside the competitive advantages they offer merchants, service providers, PSPs, ISOs, acquirers, issuers, fintechs and more. read more

The bank of tomorrow

15th October 2020

Company: GFT
The consequences of the demise of a global financial services system that supports the needs of everyone on the planet will be far-reaching to say the least. But is it likely to disappear altogether? This is a very big question and if it did, what would take its place? In our new point of view paper entitled ‘The bank of tomorrow’, GFT... read more

LIBOR: The use and benefits of an index for RFRs in cash products

6th October 2020

Company: Finastra
The use and benefits of an index for risk-free rates in cash products read more