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Target 2 consolidation
325

May 19, 2020

Target2 and Target2 Securities Consolidation

Rouble Saha Senior Business Manager, Banking Domain, Financial Services

For more than a decade now, Target2 has been running successfully but with the recent modernization of payment landscape coupled with higher customer expectations, the cost structure of the banks has been highly challenged. As a part of Vision 2020...
Central securities depositories regulation
193

May 18, 2020

Central securities depositories regulation

Vimal Jain Senior Business Specialist, Delivery Practice

CSD’s are currently involved in developing solid frameworks for financial penalties regime, establishing systems and processes to adhere to ECSDA CSDR penalties framework, and while CSD’s continue monitoring settlement graph of participants, there...
RPA
556

May 18, 2020

Application of RPA, AI, ML in Post trade Ecosystem

Muralitharan K Business Manager, HCL Technologies, Malaysia, SDN, BHD.

Advancement in technologies like Robotics process automation (RPA), Machine Learning (ML), Artificial Intelligence (AI) offers various products and services to reduce the manual intervention and improving operational inefficiencies in the middle and...
Blog on Nordic
154

May 12, 2020

Nordic Financial services in the new decade

Varun Chhibber Sales Director - Nordics & Baltics Financial services

The blog talks about how the author sees Financial Services Industry evolving in the next decade with focus on the Nordics region. It talks about the trends that are visible in the market basis the conversation with Clients.
Financial services and COVID-19
417

May 11, 2020

Financial services and COVID-19

Rahul Singh President and Global Head - Financial Services

The article talks about the impact of COVID-19 on the Financial Services industry. The FS industry is about to see dramatic transformation as digital technologies get pushed to the forefront of our response. Digital, crowdsourcing, WFH, bots,...
Digital Lending for MSMEs
153

May 08, 2020

Technology to the Rescue – Digital Lending for MSMEs

Rahul Singh President and Global Head - Financial Services

As the COVID-19 crisis hits the economy, a taskforce of UK-based fintechs has come together to make over £500,000 available to MSMEs (micro, small and medium enterprises) in urgent need of credit. This virtual lending operation, designed to...
Marketplace Models
219

May 06, 2020

Marketplace Models in Wealth Management

Ramakrishna C Srinivasan Global Practice Manager, Capital Markets Services, Financial Services

To address the need for better strategies to increase AUM and revenues, the wealth management industry is constantly evolving with newer models. While robo-advisory has been around for a few years, Marketplace models are emerging as a hybrid...
COVID -19
2,067

Apr 17, 2020

Examining Impact of COVID -19 on Wealth and Asset Management Firms

Ashok Bhat Practice Lead, Capital Management Services, Financial Services, HCL

COVID -19 has seen a worldwide business impact. This blog aims to examine its impact on the Wealth and Asset Management Industry. I would like to highlight my perspective of the analysis in three aspects: Current challenges faced by Asset and...
BFS
524

Mar 23, 2020

CCAR - Comprehensive Capital Analysis and Review

Vimal Jain Senior Business Specialist, Delivery Practice

CCAR is a united states regulatory framework governed by Federal reserve to assess, regulate & supervise large US banks that are too big to fail. Post 2008 Global economic crisis/subprime crisis/Recession, resulted in economic collapse of US...
Swift
1,935

Oct 16, 2019

SWIFT GPI

Rouble Saha Senior Business Manager, Banking Domain, Financial Services

The cross border transactions have historically been a puzzle for most of the banks as they cannot predict the exact time and fees to complete the transaction. Moreover, it becomes very difficult to track the payment once it goes out of the...
Financial services and COVID-19
417

May 11, 2020

Financial services and COVID-19

Rahul Singh President and Global Head - Financial Services

The article talks about the impact of COVID-19 on the Financial Services industry. The FS industry is about to see dramatic transformation as digital technologies get pushed to the forefront of our response. Digital, crowdsourcing, WFH, bots,...
Credit Risk
375

Mar 23, 2020

Basel IV Credit Risk

Goutham Karthik Ramasamy Senior Business Analyst

Banks may need start increasing their capital reserve to offset off-balance sheet activities. For banks operating on Standardized Approach, there may be an improvement in Risk Weighted Assets (RWA) if their books have a lower Loan-to-Value (LTV)....
Empathy in Insurance
351

Jun 19, 2020

Never before has empathy been more important in insurance

Rajesh Srivastava Senior Vice President, Financial Services, North America

Insurance penetration rates in the US across both life and non-life segments have weakened in the last decade, dipping from a moderate 3.9% in 2008 to 2.9% by 2018. The number of policies sold has fallen, products that were once attractive to...
Collateral Management
483

Mar 23, 2020

Collateral Management Landscape

Vimal Jain Senior Business Specialist, Delivery Practice

To address the need for better strategies to increase AUM and revenues, the wealth management industry is constantly evolving with newer models. While robo-advisory has been around for a few years, Marketplace models are emerging as a hybrid...
Transformation
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Client on boarding (COB) refers to all activities that are performed during the acquisition of new customers and plays an integral role in subsequent interactions during the complete customer lifecycle - ranging from all the mandatory KYC, AML, risk...
consent management
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Open banking provides customers with the ability to securely share financial data among banks and accredited fin techs. Data in open banking has pushed banks to kick start innovations around payments and customer financial management with many...
Managing Business Continuity and Financial Services industry during COVID-19
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The COVID-19 pandemic is one of the greatest social, health, economic, and financial shocks of the 21st century. While it is going to be hard to predict what’s next, it is crucial for businesses to proactively assess their risks and areas of...
Target 2 consolidation
325

May 19, 2020

Target2 and Target2 Securities Consolidation

Rouble Saha Senior Business Manager, Banking Domain, Financial Services

For more than a decade now, Target2 has been running successfully but with the recent modernization of payment landscape coupled with higher customer expectations, the cost structure of the banks has been highly challenged. As a part of Vision 2020...

4 things CIO/CROs are looking for in information security?
Ajay Aluri - Senior Manager | September 14, 2015
564 Views

Understand what Chief Risk Officers are looking for in Governance, Risk management and Compliance (GRC) service providers.


The Future of Retail Banking
John J. Norman - Senior Banking Principal - Financial Services North America | September 1, 2015
438 Views

With the emergence of new retail banking models and economics banks need to evaluate various strategic cost and revenue options that are centred on the consumer

Will Data be the next payment method?
Balaji RS - VP and Head Of Financial Services | January 15, 2015
214 Views

I was talking at the FST Conference in Sydney last year on Next Generation Customer Experience. Majority of the questions I was asked were around the ROI on big data analytics, which set me thinking on how do you identify the part of the value chain to focus for highest benefit realization. A lot has been written around the use of unstructured data in driving targeted one-to-one offers helping generate higher revenues at better conversion rates.