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Banks can't deal with AML on their own

June 2, 2014

Banks are being charged by governments with preventing financial crime. Given the cost and complexity of this task, the only way they can effectively manage this new role is by utilising new third-party databases and information exchanges.

Banking is no longer black and white... it's red and blue

May 1, 2014

New rules based on the old banking system are at odds with a newly globalised world, in which innovation takes precedent over regulation, and technology and society are the principle axes of change.

Channel hopping is so last century

April 1, 2014

Talk of banking channels is passé and misses the point. Going digital is about connecting everything, not carving it up.

It's a wonderful industry (or, at least, it could be)

March 3, 2014

In the race to be the 'most digital', banks have lost their human touch, and consequently the relationship between customer and bank has broken down. It is, therefore, time to get back to basics.

Tomorrow's bank must serve tomorrow's customer

January 20, 2014

Banks concentrating all of their energy on their digital offerings risk forgetting the most important component of the bank of the future: the customer.

Bitcoin: all hype or a brave new world?

January 2, 2014

The rise of Bitcoin has many governments around the world worried, but should they be?

Dealing with the legacy time bomb

December 2, 2013

Is your bank stuck with a legacy system? Then you’ve only got yourself to blame. 

Has technology brought about a new age of banking?

November 1, 2013

With so much change afoot it is not yet clear if new technologies and digitalisation have completely revolutionised the fundamental banking model or simply tweaked it.

SEB encourages great minds to think differently

SEB encourages great minds to think differently

September 2, 2013

Lars Millberg, head of transaction banking at SEB's merchant banking division, discusses the importance of innovation, and describes the bank's unique approach to encouraging out-of-the-box thinking among its employees.

Stop talking about big data

September 2, 2013

All the talk surrounding big data is getting old; it is time for companies to step up and show what they can actually do with it.

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