Features

Navigating the digital future through crisis to recovery

Lana Abdullayeva, Non-executive advisor to PAY.UK, independent speaker and director at Lloyds Banking Group navigates the digital future.

Navigating the digital future through crisis to recovery

Lana Abdullayeva, Non-executive advisor to PAY.UK, independent speaker and director at Lloyds Banking Group navigates the digital future.

Feature – How can we accelerate Open Finance adoption?

Joe McGrath reports on the latest developments as the industry continues at pace to ‘crack the adoption nut’.

SCA Feature: The new saviour?

Will Strong Customer Authentication rules help banish fraudsters and build consumer trust? Joe McGrath takes a look…

Feature: Centralised banking and development in digital currencies

As interest and excitement builds in central banks’ involvement in the development of digital currencies, they have more fundamental milestones to achieve. Jenny Turton reports.

Feature: Beating the fraudsters at their own game

Hackers and cyber criminals are also working hard to develop new ways to take advantage of consumers. But the banks are getting wise to their tricks, finds Jenny Turton.

Have Open Banking cyber concerns been overblown?

In its recent Sector Review, the Financial Conduct Authority warned about the vulnerabilities that come with increased data sharing, writes Jenny Turton…

How brutal is the UK challenger bank landscape?

How tough is the competition and is there enough room for everyone to get a slice of the action? Dippy Singh investigates…

What’s hampering Australia’s Open Banking launch?

Competition concerns, regulatory shortfalls and communication failings have pushed back the big launch. Dippy Singh asks why?

Has Open Banking dampened M&A appeal?

Banks should think twice before buying someone else’s bricks and mortar, warns analyst report

Failing fintechs: survival of the fittest?

Stats suggest the vast majority of fintechs are destined to fail – how do they handle the challenges, asks Jennifer Turton.

Open Banking: A Canadian Lens

Senior representatives from Canadian financial institutions debated the drivers of Open Banking and their methods of implementation at last month’s Toronto event Open Banking: A Canadian Lens.

Europe and the Open Banking phenomenon

The single biggest lever for achieving success in Open Banking will be in finding the use cases and experiences that add value for customers and drive adoption.

Cracking the innovation nut with Equinix

At the Open Banking Expo Magazine Breakfast Briefing held in partnership with Equinix in London in July, there was little doubt that innovation – or the lack of it – was on the panellists’ minds.

The best of Europe

Which countries are home to the most compelling commercial launches and how are EU-wide regulatory changes influencing development at country level?

Over-ruled?

While regulation can be credited with driving the speed of development of Open Banking in the UK, concerns lurk that more rules will follow.

Due North: Is Canada ready for Open Banking?

With a government consultation underway and the banking sector in the middle of payments modernisation, is the door open for Open Banking in the great white north?