digital transformation

The five key levers for radical transformation in financial services for digital success

If Charles Darwin were still alive, I wonder what he would think about the evolution of banks? Once again, banks are being forced to evolve or die. And financial institutions that fail or refuse to become cognitive and digital will get left behind. It’s survival of the fittest at its finest. Right now, survival is […]

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The next step in fintech: Collaboration

When describing the financial services industry, you often hear words like “transformation” or “evolution.” These words were commonly said during the rise in popularity of secure internet browsing, voice recognition, or mobile devices and apps. While these now ubiquitous technologies are used by practically everyone across the industry and beyond, the financial industry is still […]

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The new wave of fintech: Enterprises into ecosystems

FinTech is undeniably transforming banking and financial industries. Everyday there is a new hot topic or a new application of an existing technology that is reshaping the industry. But while the industry was first focused on disparate projects to quickly implement new technologies, recently there has been a shift to construct new business architectures and […]

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Getting back to basics: Let omni-channel engagement form the basis of your bank’s transformation

Having become used to frictionless, streamlined digital services, most customers are all too aware of what superior customer engagement and service feels like. The customer-focused efforts of digital natives are constantly pushing the bar higher, while most banking institutions’ customer experiences continue to lag behind. A raft of new digital innovations have enhanced, but not […]

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Disrupting the disruptors: Are incumbents winning the battle?

Finding reliable and trustworthy business intelligence can be a challenge. Business leaders are often tasked with making critical technology decisions that can affect an entire organization. Informed, data-driven choices based on real-world experiences and facts gleaned from peers are central to gathering the market intelligence to act with speed and confidence. As a source of insight […]

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Open banking: The new face of digital transformation

Previously, financial institutions viewed the concept of open banking as an imminent threat to their business and industry. Now, the industry sees the same concept and technology behind it as a catalyst for their business to achieve digital transformation. One of the more anticipated sessions during Think 2018 in Las Vegas was IBM CTO of […]

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Digital transformation: How a three-phase process can fund itself

Digital transformation is on the agenda of virtually every bank and insurance company in the world. Organizations everywhere, it seems, are trying to transform into more agile, efficient and competitive versions of themselves, end-to-end. But a project of that scope inevitably presents the question: how do we pay for it? Innovation that drives revenue growth […]

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Rethinking the operating model: How a global bank accelerates transformation results

Business model innovation only just begins once you’re on the cloud—and the leading global banks are already making the move and are now exploiting cloud for innovation – and while they do that, they are having to rethink their operating models. In this episode of the Boardroom Advisory Series, we look at how transformation is […]

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Backing the right horse: Factors for success in transformation investments

When it comes to digital transformation, how do you manage investments to accelerate results? For banks, the three elements for transformation success are: Security Culture Enterprise integration In this episode of the Boardroom Advisory Series, we discuss the importance of each of these three elements. Here’s the preview: Security For the first element, security is a paramount. As […]

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Core Banking Transformation: Starting from Z

A fresh look at the strategic nature of core banking platforms I love doing research! And so, in preparation of producing a banking perspective on IBM’s groundbreaking launch of the z14 mainframe this summer, I dove into all the analysis, surveys and opinions I could find. Patterns in my research led me to identify three […]

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Using DevOps to Drive Lloyds Banking Group’s Digital Transformation

Using DevOps in the age of digital disruption: “It feels like we are at a tipping point where the entire industry is teetering on the edge of a cliff and it is about to give way,” says Tom Blomfield, CEO of Mondo. “We have seen it with other industries: Blockbuster when Netflix came in or […]

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