Movers and Shakers | November – December, 201818/12/2018 Patrick Buncsi News
November and December have seen a number of high-profile appointments and departures across the financial services sector, with noteworthy additions to Bupa, CIMB and DBS Bank.
Australian fintech secures banking licence18/12/2018 Patrick Buncsi News
Xinja has moved a significant step closer to formally joining Australia’s banking fraternity, with APRA granting the digital-only fintech a restricted banking licence.
Movers and Shakers | October – November, 201806/11/2018 Patrick Buncsi News
October saw a number of high-profile appointments and departures across the financial services sector, with noteworthy additions to CBA, NAB, and ANZ.
SWIFT launches real-time fraud detection service24/10/2018 Patrick Buncsi News
SWIFT, the global standards body and network for cross-border financial transactions, has announced the release of a new cloud-based transaction fraud detection service.
Movers and Shakers | September–October, 201810/10/2018 Patrick Buncsi News
September saw a number of high-profile appointments and departures across the financial services sector, with noteworthy additions to NAB, QBE, and Standard Chartered Bank.
FST Gov bags #TechDiversity award01/10/2018 Patrick Buncsi News
FST Government has been formally honoured for its commitment to gender parity, receiving a Merit Award in Media at the #TechDiversity Awards in Melbourne last Thursday.
The origins of LifeView: a look at MLC’s world first ‘legacy-free’ integrated platform21/09/2018 Patrick Buncsi News
With a sudden divestment by NAB and snap acquisition by Japanese insurance giant Nippon Life, MLC Life Insurance was faced with an immediate – and potentially existential – question: what to do with the impending shutdown of their digital operations platform – the backbone of the insurer's entire business?
MAS to mandate six cyber resilience measures for FSIs14/09/2018 Patrick Buncsi News
Singapore’s chief financial regulator, MAS, has issued a prospective list of six mandated cybersecurity compliance measures aimed at boosting FSIs' cyber resilience and guarding against cyberattacks.
Movers & Shakers | August–September, 201807/09/2018 Patrick Buncsi News
August saw a number of high-profile appointments and departures across the financial services sector, with noteworthy additions to Westpac, AMP, and Standard Chartered Bank.
Trust in FSIs hits new low, customers seek alternatives03/08/2018 Patrick Buncsi News
Trust in Australia’s financial services industry has taken a battering, with nearly one in three customers revealing their confidence in the industry has deteriorated significantly, according to a recent survey by Deloitte and Salesforce.
Movers & Shakers | July–August, 201803/08/2018 Patrick Buncsi News
July saw a number of high-profile appointments and departures across the financial services sector, with noteworthy additions to Macquarie, NAB, and OCBC Bank.
MAS urges FSIs to tighten customer verification after SingHealth breach25/07/2018 Patrick Buncsi News
The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has issued an urgent notice to financial institutions to bolster their customer verification processes in the wake of the SingHealth data breach.
OCBC to replace tellers with digital ‘mini branches’24/07/2018 Patrick Buncsi News
OCBC Bank has announced it will halve the number of teller staff in its branches by 2020, replacing human personnel with digital service kiosks across 35 of its Singapore outlets.
Bankwest to close east coast branches, refocus on digital18/07/2018 Patrick Buncsi News
Bankwest has announced the closure of 29 east coast branches, saying it will redirect investments to its digital and mobile offerings.