Topic: Financial services

Callcredit uses artificial intelligence to catch fraudsters

Callcredit uses artificial intelligence to catch fraudsters
By Elizabeth Robinson | 14 December 2017

Azure Machine Learning makes it easier to spot false loan applications and protect consumers

CognitiveScale to deliver AI for financial services on Microsoft Azure

CognitiveScale to deliver AI for financial services on Microsoft Azure
By Elizabeth Robinson | 13 December 2017

Collaboration with Microsoft designed to transform front and back office operations

How SaaS is transforming the insurance industry

How SaaS is transforming the insurance industry
By Guest | 24 November 2017

Software as a service (SaaS) and the cloud have become essential components to grow a business in the digital environment. Patrick Ashton, managing executive of Cirrus, a subsidiary of the SilverBridge Group, believes that insurers across Africa will significantly benefit from this shift in approach.

Patrick Ashton of Cirrus explains the advantages of software as a service and the cloud 

The misconceptions of public cloud security

The misconceptions of public cloud security
By Guest | 21 November 2017

Chris Hill from the EMEA region at Barracuda explains how organisations across the globe are waking up to the transformative possibilities offered by the public cloud. But success hinges on a number of security considerations

Chris Hill from Barracuda explains how organisations use the public cloud

Why payments are the electricity of the economy

Why payments are the electricity of the economy
By Guest | 16 November 2017

Ed Adshead-Grant from Bottomline Technologies explains how real-time payments are delivering heightened service, but it’s vital that security and efficiency remain top of mind

Ed Adshead-Grant from Bottomline explains how real-time payments deliver a heightened service

 

How The Co-operative Bank is benefiting from greater agility

How The Co-operative Bank is benefiting from greater agility
By Lindsay James | 15 November 2017

The Co-operative Bank is realising multiple benefits following the implementation of operational agility software from Blue Prism. Most notably it has cut processing costs by 80%

The UK bank has cut processing costs by 80% following the implementation of Blue Prism software

Putting customers first in the financial services sector

Putting customers first in the financial services sector
By Guest | 10 November 2017

Wim Geukens from VeriPark Europe says customer relationship management solutions can help banks and insurance companies to grow their customer base and personalise their services

Wim Geukens from VeriPark Europe discusses customer relationship management solutions 

How the financial services industry is preparing for tomorrow

How the financial services industry is preparing for tomorrow
By Guest | 09 November 2017

Peter Hazou discusses how Microsoft is helping banks tackle the industry’s most pressing issues and take control of their futures

Peter Hazou discusses how Microsoft is helping banks tackle the industry’s most pressing issues 

State Bank of India chooses Microsoft Office 365 for digital transformation

State Bank of India chooses Microsoft Office 365 for digital transformation
By Elizabeth Robinson | 08 November 2017

Cloud solution will improve communication and collaboration within workforce

Making data an asset in the financial services industry

Making data an asset in the financial services industry
By Guest | 02 November 2017

Justin Harris from Binary Tree explains that an organisation’s data repository is now a strong financial asset to help fuel future growth. Effective data storytelling and insight helps to bring the consumer closer all the while introducing new revenue streams

Justin Harris from Binary Tree explains that an organisation’s data repository is a financial asset 

Taking steps towards a data-led insurance industry

Taking steps towards a data-led insurance industry
By Guest | 31 October 2017

Magdalena Ramada from Willis Towers Watson explains that while many large underwriters and reinsurers started their big data and predictive analytics journey over a decade ago, most midsize and smaller insurers have only just begun

Magdalena Ramada from Willis Towers Watson says smaller insurers have just begun their big data journey

 

IFRS 2017 Forum to help finance teams prepare for new accounting standards

IFRS 2017 Forum to help finance teams prepare for new accounting standards
By Rebecca Gibson | 30 October 2017

29 November; London, UK

Sessions will explore IFRS 17 and how institutions can prepare for full implementation

New report examines impact and opportunities presented by PSD2

New report examines impact and opportunities presented by PSD2
By Sean Dudley | 26 October 2017

Efma and Microsoft survey looks at key issues facing banks and gathers executive insight

SilverBridge unveils BHave automated testing tool

SilverBridge unveils BHave automated testing tool
By Elizabeth Robinson | 23 October 2017

Two-week beta testing session introduced solution to clients

Sibos 2017: TD implements digital banking services powered by cloud

Sibos 2017: TD implements digital banking services powered by cloud
By Elizabeth Robinson | 20 October 2017

Microsoft Azure chosen to help deliver customer service promise

Sibos 2017: Identitii launches software as a service offering on Azure

Sibos 2017: Identitii launches software as a service offering on Azure
By Sean Dudley | 20 October 2017

Financial services solution provider aiming to enable banks to accelerate transaction approvals

Sibos 2017: Finastra delivers payment technology on Microsoft Azure

Sibos 2017: Finastra delivers payment technology on Microsoft Azure
By Elizabeth Robinson | 19 October 2017

Microsoft selected as cloud platform to provide secure access to Finastra’s payments solutions

Sibos 2017: Temenos launches Microsoft Azure-based Payment Hub

Sibos 2017: Temenos launches Microsoft Azure-based Payment Hub
By Elizabeth Robinson | 19 October 2017

The company is the first to offer a combined payment hub and core banking platform in the cloud

Sibos 2017: CGI moves BESS All Payments and HotScan to Azure

Sibos 2017: CGI moves BESS All Payments and HotScan to Azure
By Sean Dudley | 19 October 2017

Move aims to support instant payments as regulatory landscape changes in Europe and US

Sibos 2017: Volante Technologies moves payment suite to Azure

Sibos 2017: Volante Technologies moves payment suite to Azure
By Rebecca Gibson | 18 October 2017

Moving the VolPay Suite to the cloud will give financial firms better payment capabilities and reduce costs

Sibos 2017: How Microsoft is leading transformation in financial services

Sibos 2017: How Microsoft is leading transformation in financial services
By Elizabeth Robinson | 13 October 2017

Toni Townes-Whitley outlines why finserv companies are choosing Microsoft cloud solutions

Global digital payment volumes to rise, says World Payments Report 2017

Global digital payment volumes to rise, says World Payments Report 2017
By Elizabeth Robinson | 12 October 2017

Global digital payments will increase to nearly 726 billion transactions by 2020

Binary Tree helps automate a complex migration

Binary Tree helps automate a complex migration
By Lindsay James | 12 October 2017

After an acquisition, a global financial operator needed to combine its messaging platform and directories. It turned to Binary Tree for a business solution that could merge systems without disrupting users. The result – lower operating costs and higher collaboration

After an acquisition, a global financial operator needed to combine its messaging platform and directories

The benefits of robotic process automation

The benefits of robotic process automation
By Guest | 11 October 2017

David Moss from Blue Prism explains how Robotic process automation is providing forward-thinking financial services firms with the ability to succeed, despite operating against a backdrop of challenges

David Moss from Blue Prism explains how Robotic process automation helps financial services firms 

Sibos 2017: Helping banks to prepare for tomorrow

Sibos 2017: Helping banks to prepare for tomorrow
By Jacqui Griffiths | 04 October 2017

Peter Hazou discusses how Microsoft is helping banks tackle the industry’s most pressing issues and take control of their futures

Peter Hazou discusses how Microsoft is helping banks tackle the industry’s most pressing issues

TSB selects Microsoft 365 Enterprise and Dynamics 365

TSB selects Microsoft 365 Enterprise and Dynamics 365
By Elizabeth Robinson | 04 October 2017

The technologies will be used to progress the bank’s digital transformation journey

Traditional banks have ‘trust’ advantage, says Accenture

Traditional banks have ‘trust’ advantage, says Accenture
By Elizabeth Robinson | 02 October 2017

Two-thirds of UK consumers would not share personal financial data with third parties

Bank of America chooses the Microsoft Cloud

Bank of America chooses the Microsoft Cloud
By Lindsay James | 02 October 2017

The bank aims to deliver 80% of its technology workloads on virtual platforms in the coming years

Voting opens for 2017 Efma-Accenture Innovation Awards

Voting opens for 2017 Efma-Accenture Innovation Awards
By Lindsay James | 19 September 2017

Industry prepares to recognise the most innovative retail financial services projects across the world

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella to close Sibos 2017 in Toronto

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella to close Sibos 2017 in Toronto
By Lindsay James | 15 September 2017

Nadella will explain how technology is profoundly impacting every aspect of our society and economies 

How insurers can take the challenges out of AI

How insurers can take the challenges out of AI
By Guest | 04 September 2017

Artificial intelligence systems bring a new host of challenges for insurance companies, but if deployed well, they will drive more personable customer experiences. Steve Magennis from Avanade explains

Steve Magennis from Avanade explains how AI can provide more personable customer experiences 

BAI Beacon will answer the critical questions of IT professionals

BAI Beacon will answer the critical questions of IT professionals
By Rebecca Gibson | 01 September 2017

4-5 October; Atlanta, Georgia, US

Financial services professionals can get answers to their most critical questions at BAI Beacon