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Sibos 2017: web’s future “in the balance”

Sir Tim Berners-Lee

The cross-border, centralised nature of the world wide web is “absolutely in the balance” right now, warned Sir Tim Berners-Lee, its inventor, yesterday (17 October) at the Sibos conference in Toronto.

Old world aces new world


With sizeable market shares, China’s mobile payments giants Alipay and WeChat Pay are seeking international expansion. What’s next for the tech giants?

Daily News at Sibos 2017 top photos and captions – Day 3

Disruption idea 2: Seeing VR Sibos... at Sibos

Top pics and captions from Swift’s Sibos 2017 conference in Toronto!

Low cost correspondent Swift access

New addition to Swift's network

Swift has launched Correspondent Banking Suite, a solution targeting small to medium sized correspondent banks that are seeking cost-effective access to the Swift network.

Daily News at Sibos 2017 – Day 3


Read our third Daily News at Sibos edition of the Sibos 2017 conference in Toronto – all the latest news and analysis from Swift’s premier event of the year. Free to read online or pick up a complimentary print copy if you are at Sibos!

Banking Technology Leadership Awards 2017 shortlist unveiled

Banking Technology Awards

Having gone through an unprecedented number of exceptional nominations for our Leadership Awards, we are pleased to announce the shortlisted candidates for Tech Leaders, IT Team of the Year and Woman in Technology.

Open Banking brings increased revenue to those who can collaborate

Amit Dua, Suntec

With new banking reform on the horizon, Amit Dua, president of Suntec Business Solutions, assesses why customers will improve their financial and life circumstances if heritage banks and young fintech firms find a way to combine their strengths.

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to launch underbanked service with Dwolla, Ripple and others


The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation has launched a new service created with in partnership with Dwolla, along with collaboration with Ripple, Crosslake Technologies, ModusBox, and Software Group.

De-risking in trade finance: time to act

Trade finance

As financial authorities express concern about de-risking in correspondent banking, a similar phenomenon is emerging in trade finance, driven by the high costs of KYC compliance.

Sibos 2017: Swift’s Sibos vs Ripple’s Swell

It's blockchain story time!

The distributed ledger technology (DLT) firm Ripple has attracted attention on the opening day of this year’s Sibos with its cars outside the Metro Toronto Convention Centre (MTCC) ferrying people back and forth to its own rival Swell event downtown.