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Most traditional financial firms to be irrelevant by 2030

Digitalization will make 80 percent of traditional banks and financial services firms irrelevant by 2030, according to a new Gartner report  Digital transformation is well underway and is being heralded as an opportunity and necessity for firms in all industries to maintain a competitive edge. But Gartner says heritage firms in the financial sector are… Read More


Singtel and AIS unveil cross-border payment system VIA

Singtel, the largest telco in Singapore, has launched VIA, a cross-border mobile payment system, in partnership with AIS and Kaikornbank, Thailand’s largest digital bank. Consumers in Thailand and Singapore currently have a number of mobile payment systems to choose from, but no way to transfer across borders. VIA combines three of these – mobile wallets… Read More


Blockchain: What’s the hold-up in Financial Services?

Ahead of base60’s blockchain panel discussion at Cloud Expo Europe, Principal Consultant Charles Davis talks on the emerging tech’s implementation in financial services Financial institutions have been researching and running internal proof of concepts around blockchain technology for several years. Generally, focus has varied between institutions due to factors such as market position, internal buy-in… Read More


Meeting modern demands in banking

How has the online banking sector changed in recent years and what are the trends and benefits experienced by customers? Lloyds Banking Group’s Jehangir Byramji discusses these notable aspects with John Bensalhia “No industry stands still: yet in recent years there has been an acceleration of change in financial services, including banking and insurance.” Jehangir… Read More


The unstoppable force of progress in fintech

Efi Pylarinou, fintech advisor at Daily Fintech, discusses how many of the recent changes in the financial world are unstoppable, and why that will ultimately benefit the consumer For anyone that entered the Fintech ecosystem in 2017, says Pylarinou, he/she would not have seen it as the ‘Business war zone’ of previous years. Now, Fintechs are… Read More