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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.

challenger banks

How can challenger banks improve their profitability?

June 18, 2021

Despite their low costs, nimbleness and a digitally-native background, challenger banks are struggling to generate decent profits. 

digital renminbi

China’s CBDC rollout gathers momentum

June 16, 2021

The People’s Bank of China has set up a joint venture with Swift, and has conducted experiments with other central banks.

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Banks look beyond digitisation post-pandemic

June 16, 2021

The pandemic-induced compression of digitisation has enabled a wealth of possibilities in banking.

TV Paola

Intesa Sanpaolo recycles innovation

June 10, 2021

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

fintech SME data

How fintechs help SMEs to grow in exchange for data

June 9, 2021

Fintech providers are using API-based data exchanges to build products specifically focused on the needs of small businesses.

bitcoin and banks

Banks are becoming bitcoin banks whether they like it or not

June 4, 2021

Banks are facing a revolutionary undertow that is dragging them towards a decentralised financial future.

CBDC teaser

How will CBDCs change international payments?

June 2, 2021

Central bank digital currencies could have a significant impact on instant remote settlement for securities transactions.

AI regulation

What does the future regulation of AI mean for banks?

May 27, 2021

The European Commission has published draft regulation intended to govern the use of artificial intelligence across the EU.

fintech funding Q! 2021

Global fintech funding hits record $22.8bn in first quarter

May 20, 2021

Europe saw the largest quarter-on-quarter spike in fintech funding, with growth of more than 180%.

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