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BankBI gains first US customer, Our Community Credit Union
First US customer for BankBI

Our Community Credit Union (OCCU), a $328 million institution in the US state of Washington, has selected BankBI’s financial and banking performance software.

New edtech project for financial services, CFTE, launches

The Centre for Finance, Technology and Entrepreneurship (CFTE), a new educational platform for the finance industry, has been unveiled. “In a tech world, we bet on people,” CFTE states.

No EC love for European banks’ screen scraping ban plan

The European Banking Federation’s (EBF) call for the European Commission (EC) to help on a screen scraping ban is not going well.

Nasdaq and Citi team up for blockchain-powered payments reconciliation

Nasdaq and Citi’s Treasury and Trade Solutions (TTS) have unveiled a new payment solution for automating reconciliation using Chain’s blockchain infrastructure platform.

Banking Technology Magazine
Banking Technology May 2017 issue out now
Banking Technology May 2017

The latest edition of our flagship magazine – Banking Technology – is out now, packed with news, analysis and insights, case studies, research and expert commentary.

Industry Comment
Will robotic process automation herald a new digital era in regulatory compliance in banks?

Exploring how the robotic process automation (RPA) powered digital workforce looks to disrupt the manual effort intensive regulatory compliance landscape in BFS, what edge it has over its human counterpart, the roadmap towards RPA driven compliance, challenges in this digitisation journey and success mantras, and innovations that are underway towards building intelligent RPA to replicate human decision-making.

Bold statement two: statements around the bleeding edge of innovation
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Here we are again – at the start of another post, the second in my series looking at our bold statements. These may be brash claims made from ego, pride, or fear… they may be motivated by gain or loss.

Blockchain: not the silver bullet against fraud that many expect it to be

Anyone that picks up any business publication has no doubt read about blockchain. Conceptualised around the same time as the financial crisis in 2008, blockchain as originally conceived served as a digital ledger to publicly record cryptocurrency transactions and execute contracts.

Facebook’s Q1 results and five things for financial services

With the release of Facebook’s Q1 2017 results, there are five things worth your attention about its strategy that are relevant for financial services.