Latest articles from Liz Lumley

United National steadfast in its ROA crown

July 4, 2022

For the second year in a row, US community bank United National tops the league tables for this profitability metric. 

US banks make up almost half of newcomers

July 4, 2022

Banks from the US dominate the new entrants to the Top 1000 World Banks ranking, which saw 21 first-timers this year. 

Anti-money laundering

Are KYC and AML still fit for purpose?

July 1, 2022

Many see KYC and AML compliance as a box-ticking exercise and a colossal waste of time that does very little to stop financial crime at its source. 

Bridget Greenwood TV

Everyone gets a piece with a bigger pie

June 21, 2022

Bridget Greenwood, founder of The 200 Billion Club and The Bigger Pie, talks to Liz Lumley about empowering women in the DeFi space. 


Quantum: here, there and everywhere

June 1, 2022

In a world driven by a quantum hype, many banks are now investigating whether the promised increased processing power of quantum computing could address problems that currently are too complicated to be solved. 

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NatWest launches new digital customer platform; fully integrates Rooster Money

May 25, 2022

NatWest is developing a new customer engagement platform to support ‘human touch’ banking; meanwhile pocket money app Rooster Money becomes fully integrated with the bank. 


A custodian of transformation and innovation

May 20, 2022

Joanne Hannaford, chief technology and operations officer and member of the executive board at Credit Suisse, is taking on ‘the largest transformation project in Europe’.

OTP Bank

IT risk in the wake of geopolitical conflict

May 3, 2022

The ongoing war in Ukraine is causing significant disruption to the political framework of Europe and the financial markets. However, the technology and business operations are holding up. 


Painting a better customer journey for SMEs

April 26, 2022

Ravneet Shah, CTO at Allica Bank, is on a mission to build a better bank for SMEs.

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