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It seems you can’t get away from the cloud and all the hype that surrounds it. I was browsing through the Ovum report “The Critical Role for Cloud in the […]Read full article
There are many great ideas that have been tried over the years in banking, but many have been discarded because either the bank was not ready or the customer was […]Read full article
I’ve been talking about banks replacing their legacy mess with a digital core for a while now. Rearchitect your bank by getting rid of spaghetti based systems organised around products […]Read full article
New ways to “hack business” are changing the relationship of service providers and consumers. What are the implications for financial services? 2014 may be remembered as the year the collaborative […]Read full article
On this beautiful October day in New York, SAP welcomed hundreds of customers and partners at the Ritz Carlton Battery Park to discuss Transformation and Innovation at the 3rd annual […]Read full article
29 Apr 2014 | Banking View
It was George Bernard Shaw who asked, “If history repeats itself, and the unexpected always happens, how incapable must [we] be of learning from experience?” Shaw’s quote can easily be […]Read full article
Part 2 – Capital Markets are vulnerable to economic and political shifts, and acting without understanding can be dangerous. As the risks of high-speed trading become clearer, banks must be […]Read full article
It is clear that financial institutions are facing rapid, volatile and constant change, and these conditions will continue to exist for the foreseeable future. In order to remain adaptive and […]Read full article
As I finished presenting at a recent conference, an audience member came up to me and said: “I guess you don’t like banks very much, do you?” The question surprised […]Read full article
The notion of a customer doing business with only one bank through a single sales channel is as archaic as the idea of stuffing money under the mattress. Innovations in […]Read full article
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A great new offer … but is the customer ready?
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Simplify to Keep Pace with Customer and Regulator Expectations
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Watch your back door first, rather than the horizons
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