Top strategic challenges facing the financial services industry

Top strategic challenges facing the financial services industry

The financial services industry is a prime target for cybercrime

Are you striking the right balance between security and customer experience?

Top strategic challenges facing the financial services industry

Top strategic challenges facing the financial services industry

The financial services industry is a prime target for cybercrime

Are you striking the right balance between security and customer experience?

Insights and Resources

PSD2

PSD2

The newly revised Payment Services Directive provides an opportunity for forward-thinking banks to create a more open and innovative digital environment for their customers.

Prepared for GDPR?

Prepared for GDPR?

Take GDPR as a competitive business opportunity and adopt unified information governance as part of your core strategy. It can provide the foundation for success in the digital age.

API Economy

API Economy

Use APIs to build bridges to other organizations and unlock your unique data and services capabilities Payment Services Directive 2 (PSD2) and Open Banking drive collaboration and innovation

Security

Security

Financial sector is the top target for cybercriminals year after year. Are your systems, processes prepared for the next attack?

Payments

Payments

Process, monitor and report financial payments and transactions using a single platform: IBM Financial Transaction Manager for Immediate Payments

PSD2

PSD2

The newly revised Payment Services Directive provides an opportunity for forward-thinking banks to create a more open and innovative digital environment for their customers.

Prepared for GDPR?

Prepared for GDPR?

Take GDPR as a competitive business opportunity and adopt unified information governance as part of your core strategy. It can provide the foundation for success in the digital age.

API Economy

API Economy

Use APIs to build bridges to other organizations and unlock your unique data and services capabilities Payment Services Directive 2 (PSD2) and Open Banking drive collaboration and innovation

Security

Security

Financial sector is the top target for cybercriminals year after year. Are your systems, processes prepared for the next attack?

Payments

Payments

Process, monitor and report financial payments and transactions using a single platform: IBM Financial Transaction Manager for Immediate Payments

Customer stories

ABN AMRO partners with IBM to address rising demand (YouTube, 2:39)

ABN AMRO invests in cloud technology, analytics, cognitive computing, and mobile technologies, and infuses more flexibility, agility, and speed into the organization to stand against the constant influx of industry newcomers.

ABN AMRO partners with IBM to address rising demand (YouTube, 2:39)

ABN AMRO invests in cloud technology, analytics, cognitive computing, and mobile technologies, and infuses more flexibility, agility, and speed into the organization to stand against the constant influx of industry newcomers.

Likhit Wagle is a Partner and the Global Banking and Financial Markets Leader for IBM Global Business Services. He helps C level executives in many of the FTSE-100 and Fortune 500 companies deliver value to their customers and shareholders. Likhit is a thought leader in the banking industry with over 15 years of experience in strategic consulting with notable knowledge in corporate finance, value based management and mergers and acquisitions. Likhit has extensive experience in leading complex transformational engagements, including the development and implementation of value creation strategies, new business models, performance management, organisational change, and decision support systems. Likhit’s previous roles in IBM’s Global Business Services include, Banking Industry Leader in North East Europe, leader in Europe for Value Creation and leader in Strategy and Change practice. Before joining IBM, Likhit led the M&A practice at PWC.

Mr. Saket Sinha is a Global Director for banking transformation solutions at IBM and responsible for providing thought leadership, critical insights, client advisory support services to both banking and financial market clients. Mr. Sinha has over 20 years of banking industry experience in helping clients develop business and technology strategies while embarking on transformational agendas. Mr. Sinha has helped financial institutions improve their financial performances, business-IT alignment and organizational effectiveness in delivering shareholder value. Mr. Sinha specializes in helping banks transform to next generation banking solutions involving analytic, legacy modernization, channel digitization and revamped architecture. Mr. Sinha is currently working with many top tier global banks advising them on their transformation, innovation, customer experience management, enterprise synergies, global operating model development and related operational and technology execution for superior results.

Krishnan is an innovative business and IT leader with proven track record in driving large scale transformation at some of the top global banks. His is known for leveraging new and innovating technologies in aligning Enterprise IT strategy with business's strategic intent. Krishnan's career spans several industry verticals, but his depth is in the banking industry in the areas of Front office Transformation (Mobile & Multi-Channel Integration) and the complex Core Banking Transformation. His global clientele stretch across Africa, Asia, Europe, North America and Growth Market countries. In his role as CTO for IBM’s Banking and Financial Markets Global CoC, he collaborates with the broader IBM business units on the industry’s technical strategy. As a chief architect he has led a number of large and complex Enterprise level systems integration work including a very large Mobile Payments program delivering basic financial services on a mobile platform to the un-banked population in developing markets.

Banking Solutions

Explore our industry-leading solutions for your banking organization.

Front Office

Keep up with your consumers in a technology and data driven world.

Core Banking

Stay competitive with new technologies and solutions to make your business agile and more efficient.

Payments and Transactions

Deliver new capabilities quickly and cost effectively, so you can respond to the rapidly changing marketplace and threats from new competitors.

Risk Management

Standaridze and modernize transaction processing to reduce complexity and cost.

Front Office

Front Office

Core Banking

Core Banking

Payments and Transactions

Payments and Transactions

Risk Management

Risk Management

Banking Solutions

Explore our industry-leading solutions for your banking organization.

Front Office

Keep up with your consumers in a technology and data driven world.

Core Banking

Stay competitive with new technologies and solutions to make your business agile and more efficient.

Payments and Transactions

Deliver new capabilities quickly and cost effectively, so you can respond to the rapidly changing marketplace and threats from new competitors.

Risk Management

Standaridze and modernize transaction processing to reduce complexity and cost.

Front Office

Front Office

Core Banking

Core Banking

Payments and Transactions

Payments and Transactions

Risk Management

Risk Management

Would you like to speak with an IBM Banking expert?