Everest Group Positions HCL Amongst Leaders for Retail Banking BPO
Noida, India; 2nd February 2017 – HCL Technologies (HCL), has been recognized as a Leader by Everest Group in its recently published report, “Retail Banking BPO – State of the Market with PEAK Matrix™ Assessment 2016”. According to the report, HCL has witnessed best-in-class revenue growth in retail banking BPO, supported by its strong capability in regulatory and risk management support services. It also highlights HCL’s balanced shoring mix with a strong presence in both onshore and offshore delivery locations.
For this study, Everest Group evaluated 19 retail banking BPO service providers and classified them into three categories of Leaders, Major Contenders, and Aspirants. Leaders demonstrated all–round excellence in terms of both market success and delivery capability.
“Retail banking as a market has seen increasing adoption of automation, leading to revenue cannibalization for most providers, especially those focused on more rule-based tasks,” said Manu Aggarwal, Practice Director, Everest Group. “In such an environment, HCL, with its strong capabilities in judgment-driven processes such as risk & compliance, regulatory reporting, etc., has been able to not only defend its position but also grow in a space undergoing massive transformation.”
“HCL is proud to be positioned among leaders for Retail Banking BPS by Everest Group. This recognition underscores HCL’s strengths in automation–based offerings, deep domain expertise, flexible engagement models and a unique portfolio of digital and technology–led solutions across retail origination, helping clients optimize business processes and achieve better business outcomes,” said Anoop Tiwari, Corporate Vice President and Global Head – Business Services, HCL Technologies.
For over a decade, HCL has been providing a range of Business Services to its retail banking clients, covering savings & deposits, loans, underwriting, KYC/AML, customer acquisitions and multi-product services. With rich experience in retail banking domain, HCL has been at the forefront, addressing the changing needs of industry participants through technology and automation–led solutions and service offerings which transform business operations. HCL’s focus on digitizing operations helps clients deliver enhanced customer experience and resolve customers’ business challenges, which tremendously assists in creating deep customer relationships.
About HCL Technologies
HCL Technologies (HCL) is a leading global IT services company that helps global enterprises re–imagine and transform their businesses through Digital technology transformation. HCL operates out of 32 countries and has consolidated revenues of US$ 6.7 billion, for 12 Months Ended 31st Dec, 2016. HCL focuses on providing an integrated portfolio of services underlined by its Mode 1–2–3 growth strategy. Mode 1 encompasses the core services in the areas of Applications, Infrastructure, BPO and Engineering & R&D services, leveraging DRYiCETM Autonomics to transform clients' business and IT landscape, making them 'lean' and 'agile'. Mode 2 focuses on experience–centric and outcome–oriented services such as Digital and Analytics Services (BEYONDigitalTM), IoT WorKSTM, Cloud and Security, utilizing DRYiCETM Orchestration to drive business outcomes and enable enterprise digitalization. Mode 3 strategy is ecosystem–driven, creating innovative IP–partnerships to build products and platforms business.
HCL leverages its global network of integrated co-innovation labs, and global delivery capabilities to provide holistic multi–service delivery in key industry verticals including Financial Services, Manufacturing, Telecommunications, Media, Publishing, Entertainment, Retail CPG, Life Sciences Healthcare, Oil & Gas, Energy & Utilities, Travel, Transportation & Logistics and Government. With 111,092 professionals from diverse nationalities, HCL focuses on creating real value for customers by taking 'Relationships Beyond the Contract'. For more information, please visit www.hcltech.com
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