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The uncertain impact of individual accountability reforms

April 6, 2020

Individual accountability has become a focus for regulators around the world, with new rules raising the bar for what is expected of senior bankers. It remains to be seen, however, whether the accountability regimes will have the impact they intended. 

AML focus turns to financial inclusion

AML focus turns to financial inclusion

July 15, 2015

Increased regulation and staggering fines have put reducing risk at the top of the agenda for many banks, but often at the expense of financial inclusion. How can financial institutions ensure they walk the line between compliance while ensuring sectors of society are not excluded?

Kerim Derhalli

Invstr democratises investment information

June 1, 2015

A new mobile app is bringing real-time investment information to people on their phones at a fraction of the cost of traditional sources. Jane Cooper talks to the chief executive of invstr about what this technology could mean for banks. 

Will Lansing

FICO scores with analytics solutions

April 30, 2015

Data company FICO is experiencing changing demand for credit scoring as banks find new ways to use analytics in meeting new regulations. Jane Cooper speaks to chief executive Will Lansing.

The password chaos solution at our fingertips

The password chaos solution at our fingertips

April 30, 2015

Remembering dozens of passwords is a nigh-on impossible task for most people, meaning they either forget them – and then have to endure lengthy re-registering processes – or write them down, thus increasing the risk of being hacked. A number of solutions to this 'password chaos' are becoming available, as Jane Cooper discovers.

Carlos Sanchez

Ipagoo joins the EU dots to beat the regulators

April 1, 2015

New European legislation is allowing Orwell's Ipagoo to rewrite banking by allowing customers to manage accounts in multiple countries and different currencies, the company's co-CEO tells Jane Cooper. 

how banks are facing up to the crowd-funding threat

Playing the numbers game: how banks are facing up to the crowd-funding threat

April 1, 2015

As crowd-funding becomes an established form of investing, banks are looking at ways to take on these crowd-funders, whether it be by collaboration or competition. 

Naveed Sultan

Citi pushes to make digital money concept a reality

March 25, 2015

Extensive research on the cost savings have shown Citi that digital money is the way forward. Now, as the bank's global head of treasury and trade solutions Naveed Sultan tells Jane Cooper, it is pushing to make the move from physical to digital money a reality. 

Lars Ottersgård

Nasdaq market technology head eyes a competitive edge

March 2, 2015

Nasdaq's head of market technology, Lars Ottersgård, explains to Jane Cooper how the US-based stock exchange operator has expanded beyond its core business of equities trading into becoming a global technology provider active in more than 100 markets across the world.

Making money from mobile

A new banking dilemma: making money from mobile

March 2, 2015

Mobile has long been a buzzword in banking, but while bankers almost unanimously agree on the significance of the mobile platform, there is still a lot of uncertainty about how they can monetise it.

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