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Open banking has arrived whether you like it or not

October 1, 2018

There is now global momentum behind open banking, so it is time to sell customers on the benefits of data-sharing, writes Chris Skinner.

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A shift in securities services

October 1, 2018

While securities services have traditionally been viewed as unexciting, back-office, post-trade administrative activities, emerging technologies are giving providers an opportunity to move up the value chain. Joy Macknight reports.

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Swift chief looks to APIs after gpi success

October 1, 2018

Swift's chief executive, Gottfried Leibbrandt, talks to Brian Caplen about the success of its global payments initiative and how application programming interfaces are a crucial part of web 3.0.

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Transaction Banking Awards 2018

October 1, 2018

This year’s submissions for The Banker’s Transaction Banking Awards 2018 demonstrate how technology is being adopted on an international scale. 

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Wells Fargo innovation R&D chief embraces digital disruption

September 3, 2018

Bipin Sahni, Wells Fargo’s head of innovation research and development for its innovation group, talks to Joy Macknight about laying the foundation for innovation through an R&D mindset.  

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Dr Alan Qi: Using AI to make the world more equal

September 3, 2018

Ant Financial's chief data scientist says the business is essentially an artificial intelligence company trying to bring more equality to the world

Legacy vendors are more of an issue than legacy systems

September 3, 2018

Tech firms are among the worst offenders for archaic, paper-based payment systems.

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AI: the next frontier for Indian banks

September 3, 2018

India's banks have embraced the use of chatbots – some of them bilingual – to handle thousands of customer interactions concurrently.

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Ecobank puts Africa on the digital map

August 31, 2018

Ecobank's CEO tells The Banker how an appetite for digital and fintech-related solutions is bringing widespread benefits to Africa.

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The Banker Tech Projects Awards 2018

August 8, 2018

The Banker’s Tech Projects Awards 2018 recognise the most innovative, imaginative and successful projects in financial technology from around the world. This year’s submissions were impressive examples of how the industry is responding to changing customer needs, as well as empowering staff to better serve customers.

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