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UK leads Europe in exploring the use of CBDCs

April 27, 2021

The UK ranks fifth in the world in efforts to establish a central bank digital currency, according to PwC.

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GLML: a new standard for digitising primary markets

April 27, 2021

Momentum is building behind a new taxonomy standard to automate data flow in debt capital markets.

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Banking apps may pose underlying cyber risks

April 23, 2021

Almost nine out of 10 banking apps possess at least one vulnerability which could be exploited, according to study.

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US agencies probe banks over artificial intelligence risks

April 15, 2021

Federal regulators seeking details about how tech is employed in fraud prevention and credit underwriting.

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The radical restructuring to be digital

April 15, 2021

During the past year, the world has witnessed a sea-change in banks’ approach to both cloud and cryptocurrencies. 

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Adding modern ‘tech’ to the ‘fin’

April 15, 2021

A true polymath, Ruth Wandhöfer applies her vast knowledge of payments and regulation in many arenas. 

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Does the regulatory framework support banks’ cloud push?

April 14, 2021

Cloud services rely on shared infrastructure, creating tension between banks and service providers.

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What does cashless really mean?

April 1, 2021

Mass shift to digital financial services during Covid-19 has called into question the longevity of ATMs and branches.

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Russia's Tinkoff builds out its AI strategy

March 30, 2021

New breed of bank identifies as a tech firm with a banking licence, explains director of strategy.

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Digital boom driving ‘high-end gig economy jobs’ shift

March 10, 2021

Digital transition creating surge in well-paid short-term project roles in financial services sector.

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