Research

The CIO’s guide to architecture modernisation through portability, resilience, and flexibility

14 Jun 2022  |  195 downloads

Why CIOs need to shelve short-termism in favour of smart modernisation Every architecture decision a CIO makes directly impacts their bank’...

The Future of Digital Identity 2022

06 May 2022  |  892 downloads

Inclusive, Secure, Fit For Purpose Digital identity will be the catalyst for financial institutions wanting to navigate the data ecosystem in an incr...

Cloud, the Critical Component to Power New Business Models

11 Mar 2022  |  341 downloads

Today, every company is a technology company. No organisation can modernise products, deliver services, or meet customer expectations without harnessi...

The Future of Regulation 2022

07 Feb 2022  |  995 downloads

From Innovation to Execution The fire for innovation in financial services has long been raging, and regulators, having transformed their modus opera...

Getting tech right: Selecting the right software products to fulfil the digital demands of banking

31 Jan 2022  |  382 downloads

While the global pandemic may have been a shock to the system for incumbent financial institutions, it only served to reinforce the growing pressure t...

Will banks use digital security as a post-pandemic differentiator?

17 Jan 2022  |  342 downloads

Banks large and small, old and new, have come a long way in a short amount of time. Prior to the pandemic there wasn’t a bank or financial...

The Future of Digital Banking in Asia 2022

22 Dec 2021  |  894 downloads

After the 2008 crisis, the financial services industry faced low interest rates, low credit growth, increased regulation, increased compliance require...

The Reinvention of Card Payments

17 Dec 2021  |  1177 downloads

Responding to Innovation: Where will the impact be? Payment innovation coupled with the pandemic's digitisation drive, is spurring card issuers t...

Future-Ready Payments Solutions: Remaining competitive with reusable technology

09 Dec 2021  |  776 downloads

Over fifty years ago, when the original payment pioneers built electronic funds transfer (EFT) platforms to enable card services, they had a single us...

Building the Road to a Hybrid Cloud Future

24 Nov 2021  |  246 downloads

A recent survey conducted by Finextra and Red Hat showed that 82% of the financial services respondents say they are embracing and implementing hybrid...

Facing up to the Future: Biometric Automation in Banking

12 Nov 2021  |  452 downloads

The advantages of biometric authentication in banking over less secure passwords are now well understood. Biometric measures such as fingerprints and...

Open Banking powered by the Cloud, Democratising Finance at Scale

28 Oct 2021  |  536 downloads

As new business models emerge with recurring revenue in the innovative payments sector, traditional banks are looking to utilise open banking and open...

Core Banking on the Cloud - The Catalyst for Innovation, Agility and Efficiency

07 Oct 2021  |  522 downloads

Traditional core systems that assume a branch interface and retain human-led back offices no longer meet needs. To be truly agile, banks must priorit...

Competitive Advantage through Cloud Connectivity

06 Sep 2021  |  171 downloads

Why NaaS is the smartest path to realising Financial Services Innovation in the Cloud. Many financial services firms are still making the shift from...

Cost of doing business as usual or an avoidable drain on margin?

19 Aug 2021  |  190 downloads

Operational loss events related to Execution, Delivery and Process Management (EDPM), and Clients, Products and Business Processes (CPBP) can represen...

Stemming the tide of Social Engineering Scams with Behavioural Insights

06 Aug 2021  |  219 downloads

Fraud and cybercrime are always on the increase, evading the latest security conventions and morphing into a different approach, following the money....

From Surviving to Thriving: Digital Customer Engagement beyond Video Conferencing

29 Jul 2021  |  203 downloads

During the Covid-19 pandemic, and ensuing national lockdowns, one of the key challenges for financial services professionals involved in customer or c...

Driving successful Cloud Transformation

15 Jul 2021  |  333 downloads

Capital market firms face the challenge to evolve at pace with technology, so that they're able to innovate and adapt to the customer’s...

Successful strategies in adopting Hybrid Cloud in Financial Services

29 Jun 2021  |  320 downloads

The benefits of profitability, cost-management, compliance, agility and efficiency gained from implementing a hybrid cloud strategy are hugely benefic...

The advantage of Machine Learning in preventing fraud

17 Jun 2021  |  388 downloads

Accurately identifying customer behavioural trends and proactively preventing payments fraud and other criminal activity at the outset can be done wit...

Five Business Benefits for Analysing and Combatting Fraud

20 May 2021  |  218 downloads

A Finextra Research Impact Study in association with Aerospike. With increased financing options at point-of-sale, card-not-present transactions, and...

The Cloud-native journey - Why Hybrid Cloud and Open Source go hand-in-hand

19 Apr 2021  |  319 downloads

The financial services industry has been turning to cloud services and technology in droves to accommodate the pressures, security demands and cost sa...

Corporate Onboarding: Will it become a competitive differentiator for banks in a real time world?

16 Mar 2021  |  755 downloads

The way in which banks onboard corporate clients can impact many aspects of their business, from reducing time to revenue, to improving customer exper...

Cut through the noise: 5 key considerations when selecting your payments platform

09 Mar 2021  |  489 downloads

A Finextra Research Impact Study in Association with Compass Plus. Identifying and working alongside technology vendors has never been higher on the...