Academics from the London School of Economics provide an overview of the concept of blockchain technology and its potential to disrupt the world of banking through facilitating global money remittance, smart contracts, automated banking ledgers and digital assets.
The Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta examines the current regulatory environment for bitcoin-related businesses as well as measures these businesses can adopt to mitigate the BSA/AML risks inherent in the bitcoin protocol. It also presents a framework for financial institutions to consider for managing the risks associated with banking these companies.
McKinsey reports on payments industry growth and disruptive threats on the horizon.
Maveric Systems details a case study on the creation of a centralised Testing and Quality Assurance setup.
The Co-operative Bank achieved 80% savings in processing costs to automate a payment processing oversight procedure that used to be carried out by a team of nine dedicated staff.
In collaboration with ING and Microsoft, Capgemini created a new multiple platform architecture for making ING's mobile applications available for Windows users.
Becoming more customer-centric - while improving operational excellence - is critical to success in retail banking today, says the Boston Consulting Group.
Fumiko Hayashi, a senior economist at the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, examines the likely triggers for consumer adoption of mobile payments.
A Bank of England paper exploring the likely impact of central clearing on OTC derivatives markets.
An overview of the fintech sector in the Greater Stockholm region.
A new report from the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston's Payment Strategies team offers insights into the mobile banking practices and payment plans of banks and credit unions in five Fed districts: Atlanta, Boston, Dallas, Minneapolis, and Richmond.
The UK Government's chief scientific advisor sets out ten recommendations for creating a sustainable national fintech ecosystem.
To trust your users are who they say they are and effectively manage their access to your resources, you need a complete identity assurance solution, the foundation of which is strong authentication, states HID Global.
Strong authentication is the foundation for securing mobile access says HID Global.
HID Global explains the advantages of using a single credential to secure access to IT and physical resources.
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