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Digital ID has a vital role to play in banking

June 24, 2021

Banks must handle vast amounts of personal data to comply with regulations, and a high level of trust is needed to protect customers.

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What would an Amazon bank look like?

June 23, 2021

The US tech giant has integrated accessibility and convenience into every aspect of its business.

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JPM and Nutmeg: a digital union made to last?

June 22, 2021

JPMorgan is acquiring online investment manager, Nutmeg, to augment its new digital bank for UK consumers, expected to launch this year.

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Investors’ expectations key in climate risk

June 21, 2021

Accounting for investors’ expectations in climate scenarios is vital to risk supervision.

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London remains a key market for SocGen, says its UK head

June 17, 2021

French bank has big plans for the UK market in key areas such as energy transition and ESG, says Christophe Lattuada.

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A lesson in adapting from Asian banks

June 16, 2021

Asian banks have met a range of pandemic-related challenges with notable resilience.

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Custodians on the cusp of crypto acceptance

June 15, 2021

State Street is the latest in the line of large global custodian banks signalling their foray into the cryptocurrency world.


EIB bond pushes blockchain boundaries

June 14, 2021

The European Investment Bank’s first digital bond is a milestone in capital markets’ adoption of both distributed ledger technology and central bank digital currencies. 


HSBC leads landmark SLB for Greece’s largest electricity provider

June 14, 2021

Europe’s first sustainability-linked bond for a high yield issuer will enable Public Power Corporation to accelerate its green energy transition.

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Intesa Sanpaolo recycles innovation

June 10, 2021

Italian bank’s innovation strategy aims to improve processes and the client experience, says Paola Papanicolaou.

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