Banks’ biggest hurdle to technology still themselves15/05/2017 Hope William-Smith News
Results from a live poll conducted last week at the FST Media Banking Summit showed banks are battling with themselves to respond to digital disruption.
Standard Chartered / NUS to offer digital transformation internship12/05/2017 Hope William-Smith News
Standard Chartered Bank and the National University of Singapore have signed a memorandum of understanding for the co-development of a study module around digital transformation.
Fintech on the agenda: Australian Federal Budget 201710/05/2017 Hope William-Smith News
Australia’s fintech industry body has welcomed open data reforms, digital currency tax cuts, and reduced barriers for banking licenses handed down in the 2017 Federal Budget.
ANZ debuts Scaled Agile approach for digital experience10/05/2017 Hope William-Smith News
ANZ has announced the implementation of a Scaled Agile approach to organise work within its Australian division and to respond to customer expectations with improved speed and efficiency.
Customers hungry to feel valued: Fidor Bank09/05/2017 Hope William-Smith News
The chief commercial officer of online digital bank Fidor Bank has spoken of the bank’s success retaining customer favour through its community management practices.
UnionBank enlists tech giant to overhaul customer touchpoints09/05/2017 Patrick Buncsi News
UnionBank, a technology-centred bank based in the Philippines, has this week announced a substantial redevelopment of their customer-facing platforms.
Vendors need to specialise security offerings09/05/2017 Hope William-Smith News
Threat intel and security analytics were a new part of the Cybersecurity factor to consider when it becomes to risk monitoring and resilience, according to Forrester.
Safeguarding against cybercrime no longer realistic08/05/2017 Hope William-Smith News
PwC has called on bank and business chief executives to consider Cybersecurity more seriously and better implement safeguarding practices.
RBI to help banks block cybercrime threats08/05/2017 Hope William-Smith News
The Reserve Bank of India’s research wing would conduct a workshop to assist bank leaders to identify and manage cybercrime threats.
Singapore pilots digital account openings08/05/2017 Hope William-Smith News
Four banks have been selected for a digital banking pilot program established by Singaporean government agencies, in conjunction with the Monetary Authority of Singapore.
Man GLG appoints head of machine learning03/05/2017 Hope William-Smith News
Former chief technology officer, William Ferreira has returned to Man as the technology group's new head of machine learning.
Partnership to boost NZ payments infrastructure03/05/2017 Hope William-Smith News
New Zealand electronic payment network, Paymark has entered into a partnership with the Transaction Network Services to better promote its eftpos services.
Standard Chartered Korea to hold fintech forum02/05/2017 Hope William-Smith News
A forum will be held by Standard Chartered Bank Korea, with a keynote presentation from the bank’s London-based CFO.
Asia-Australia fintech links strong02/05/2017 Hope William-Smith News
Asian investors have backed a US$13 million capital raising for a Melbourne-based payments company, Airwallex.