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HSBC plans faster supply chain finance with new Me-PO solution

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HSBC has introduced a matched electronic purchase order (Me-PO) financing solution to improve its release of working capital.

BIAN unveils API-ready release to boost cloud banking ambitions

Banking API is now a reality Image source: Serpstat

The Banking Industry Architecture Network (BIAN), a not-for-profit fintech industry body, has launched its latest release of its service landscape. Termed SL 6.0, the framework is designed to provide a “globally standardised and simplified” banking architecture structure, using a service-based architecture.

Sibos 2017: collaboration vital to avoid dinosaur status

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The question of whether – and in what form – banks will survive in the future depends largely on how the forces of changing customer behaviour, technology and regulation will play out on different types of banks.

Daily News at Sibos 2017 top photos and captions – Day 2

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

Innovation hubs – where do you begin?

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Discussing the strategies banks can adopt to choose the right innovation partners.

The race to meaningfully engage with customers is on

Bragi Fjalldal, Meniga

The disruptive threats that banks face today are well documented: fintechs, decentralised cryptocurrencies, distributed ledger technology and now the tech giants like Amazon, Facebook and Apple, to name a few. These players are all now placing themselves between retail banks and their customers, meaning that banks are not just competing with other banks anymore.

Sibos 2017: social media – identity capitalism

Vladan Joler, Share Foundation: big brother is watching you

“Our social and business communications are edited by tech,” Vladan Joler, director of Share Foundation, stated at the Sibos Innotribe panel, How does Facebook know you better than you know yourself?.

Sibos 2017 opening plenary: data is the new battleground

Dave McKay, RBC

Welcome to Sibos 2017 in Toronto – bringing together 8,000+ delegates from 150 countries. And this year we have a new (or the vintage new?) theme: data. Not the “big data” though (that everyone was talking about a few Sibos conferences ago), but just data.

Oracle unleashes open API banking solution set

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Oracle has unveiled its array of open banking solutions as it targets banks and pushing APIs into the mainstream.

Artificial intelligence: the shape of things to come

AI: the shape of things to come

Many financial services industry firms are examining the potential of distributed ledger and artificial intelligence (AI) technologies. Is it too early for any meaningful deployment?

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