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Beating Fraud With SMS

by Diarmuid Mallon, Director of Global Marketing Solutions & Programs, Mobil Recently, a well-timed SMS message saved me from red-faced, empty-pocketed embarrassment. I’m just back from a trip to…
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How Banks Can Stay On Top Of Customer Expectations

by Ross Wainwright, Head of Financial Services, SAP The traditional bank model is disappearing. Banks are being assailed from all sides by non-bank entities offering financial services. From payment apps to crowd-sourced loans, these
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Break The Barriers Between Risk And Finance

No matter the size or type of your financial institution, understanding the risks associated with every financial decision made is critical to long-term performance and growth. However, very few financial institutions share the same reliable risk insight across risk…
Navigate The Stormy Financial Industry With Risk Technology

Navigate The Stormy Financial Industry With Risk Technology

by Nick Robinson, Social Media Channel Manager, SAP You’ve probably been there – there’s a major decision to be made and, unfortunately, you just can’t navigate through the financial storm and be sure of what the outcome from that decision…
Finding The Future Of M-Commerce In Asia Pacific

Finding The Future Of M-Commerce In Asia Pacific

by Anthony McMahon, SVP of SAP Platform Solutions, SAP APJ Sci-fi writer William Gibson famously wrote that the future is here already, it just isn’t evenly distributed yet. Anyone who works in technology will recognise the truth in
Fraud – The Growing Threat To Banking And Insurance

Fraud – The Growing Threat To Banking And Insurance

In difficult economic circumstances, fraud increases – damaging financial institutions’ bottom lines. How can it be fought without incurring even more costs? Fraud is an…
Data’s Speed And Size Keep Growing – And Must Be Managed

Data’s Speed And Size Keep Growing – And Must Be Managed

by Stefan Knopf, Head of Financial Services, Middle & Eastern Europe, SAP From the mature, heavily regulated world of German banking and insurance to the young cultures…
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Customer Centricity In Banking Moving To The Forefront (Part 2)

by Tom Groenfeldt, Freelance Writer/Photographer In part 1 of my two-part blog I discussed why customer centricity is moving the forefront yet banks are finding it difficult to achieve. In part 2 of 2, I’ll address how banks are using…
Banks: Even Better Shopping Companions Than Your BFFs (Part 2)

Banks: Even Better Shopping Companions Than Your BFFs (Part 2)

In part 1 of our blog, we asked if there is a way for banks to improve on their “special offers exclusively for you” as we approach the holiday season. In part 2 of our blog, we look…
Your Most Dangerous Competition Isn’t A Bank

Your Most Dangerous Competition Isn’t A Bank

When the SAP Center for Business Insight brought together Grace Bormann, Global Sales Operations Banking Delivery Hub and Partner Manager at SAP, Jesper Behr, a…