Changing the Core Banking System – The Agony of Choice

23rd August 2018

Company: Finastra
Banks are subject to ever higher cost pressures characterized by shrinking margins and increasing investment needs. The implementation of new requirements – especially triggered by regulation and digitalization – is driving costs in an increasingly competitive environment. In order to achieve long-term cost reduction, it is necessary to reduce... read more

Small Banks, Big Goals:How Community Banks can Thrive Through Digital Disruption

23rd August 2018

Company: Finastra
To meet the current demands of high-value customers while future-proofing their businesses to serve customers who are still accumulating wealth, community banks may try a multi-channel approach—giving their techno-friendly customers an online experience while continuing to invest in bricks-and-mortar for the face-to-face crowd. Everybody gets... read more

Migrating your HDB to Amazon EC2

20th August 2018

Company: Kx
If you are assessing migrating a kdb+ historical database (HDB) and analytics workloads into the Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2), or are considering migrating any other type of HDB to the cloud you will need to weigh the pros and cons for each storage solution available. This white paper discusses the performance and functionality attributes... read more

CashAnalytics: Cashflow Forecasting Setup Guide

7th August 2018

Company: CashAnalytics
To assist those looking to build a new cash forecasting process, CashAnalytics has created this guide which takes into account the complexities of large, multinational organisations. read more

Traversing the Intricacies of IFRS 9 - CECL Implementations

23rd July 2018

Company: AxiomSL
It may be the case that your financial institution has to implement both IFRS 9 and CECL. Understanding the nuances of these two game-changing regimes is mission critical for financial institutions faced with implementing IFRS 9 for non-U.S. entities and CECL for U.S. entities. In this article, we examine them together to illuminate the challenges... read more

How Will Manufacturers Achieve Procurement Risk Excellence?

20th July 2018

Increased pricing complexity and volatility impacting both direct and indirect exposure drive risk and uncertainty. Shifting markets – including increased global demand, acquisitions, and expanding networks of global suppliers and plants – drive more FX exposure, complicated hedging strategies, and more stringent regulatory and risk policies.... read more


18th July 2018

Company: INSIDE Secure
Mobile Malware writers have greater understanding and use of App Security than Android Developers... The implications from these findings for Banks and Fintechs are startling. Your apps give hackers access to Personally Identifiable Data (GDPR breach) and APIs to your network, bypassing traditional network security - yet most Android developers;... read more


12th July 2018

A corporate treasury department has to thoroughly review each option while in the process of connecting to the SWIFT network. The following is an interview completed with Carrie Reyna, Director of Treasury Operations at Sysco Corporations by Benjamin Haws, Senior Business Analyst at Axletree Solutions Inc. If you are also going through the same... read more

GFT Cloud Adoption Research

10th July 2018

Company: GFT
A recent GFT study reveals the banking industry is more excited by the disruptive potential of cloud computing than its ability to simply reduce costs. The findings reveal that investment banks are set to increase their use of public cloud by over fifty percent within the next five years, as greater awareness of the benefits of hosting banking... read more

The Evolution of 'Outer Core' Banking Functions

6th July 2018

The banking landscape is shifting fast and arguably at a pace that the traditional core banking system bedrock cannot keep up with. This white paper identifies business functions that are evolving in a new fluid ‘outer core’ that allow banks to stay ahead of the competition and avoid seismic fractures in its operations. read more