Topic: Financial services

Is blockchain becoming the new digital?

Is blockchain becoming the new digital?
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 29 May 2020

Decentralised finance has the power to transform business processes and customer experiences. Algorand Inc.’s Sean Ford discusses the misconceptions about the technology and why organisations need to get onboard, or get left behind

Algorand Inc.’s Sean Ford discusses why firms must get onboard, or get left behind

Fighting financial crime with cloud and AI

Fighting financial crime with cloud and AI
By Jacqui Griffiths | 26 May 2020

Modern technologies like Microsoft Azure are helping banks such as HSBC rise to these challenges

Solutions like Microsoft Azure are helping banks such as HSBC rise to these security challenges

How to personalise corporate banking

How to personalise corporate banking
By Wim Geukens | 07 May 2020

Banks are transforming their processes with help from solutions like VeriChannel to deliver a customised digital banking experience to corporate clients

VeriPark’s VeriChannel enables banks to deliver customised digital banking experiences

Open finance can transform customer experiences, says Finastra

Open finance can transform customer experiences, says Finastra
By Eric Duffaut | 15 April 2020

Cloud-based, open platforms enable banks to plug in new capabilities via open APIs and co-innovate with fintechs to transform operations and deliver exceptional customer experiences

Cloud-based platforms enable banks to co-innovate with fintechs and access new capabilities

Microsoft and BlackRock bring Aladdin operating system to Azure

Microsoft and BlackRock bring Aladdin operating system to Azure
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 08 April 2020

Cloud will improve the investment platform’s security and create new opportunities in finance

Bank Mandiri adopts Microsoft cloud and AI

Bank Mandiri adopts Microsoft cloud and AI
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 11 March 2020

Modern tech will help the bank compete in a digital-first world

Does robotic process automation have a place in finance?

Does robotic process automation have a place in finance?
By Jacqui Griffiths | 28 February 2020

The technology is helping organisations to achieve faster, more accurate and more efficient processes, ensuring a secure, seamless experience for staff and customers

The technology is helping firms achieve faster, more accurate and more efficient processes

Microsoft and SBI Foundation create Indian accessibility programme

Microsoft and SBI Foundation create Indian accessibility programme
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 25 February 2020

Partnership aims to help disabled youth gain the skills to work in financial services

Finastra brings Fusion Phoenix to the Microsoft Azure cloud

Finastra brings Fusion Phoenix to the Microsoft Azure cloud
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 20 February 2020

Move will help banking customers compete and grow with data-based insights and more

Automated Intelligence helps firms find value in data

Automated Intelligence helps firms find value in data
By Rebecca Gibson | 14 February 2020

Using the cloud to embrace new technologies enables financial services companies understand their data and drive compliance, says CEO Simon Cole

The cloud enables financial services companies to drive compliance, says CEO Simon Cole

VeriPark provides friction-free digital onboarding

VeriPark provides friction-free digital onboarding
By Wim Geukens | 21 January 2020

Digital platforms enable banks to offer all customers a fast, seamless and personalised experience when they open a new account

Digital platforms enable banks to give customers fast, seamless and personalised experiences

How Bottomline Technologies is transforming business finance

How Bottomline Technologies is transforming business finance
By John Rodgers | 20 January 2020

In a rapidly changing landscape, companies need a trusted partner to enable 360° management of the documents at the heart of their business

Companies need a trusted partner to enable 360° management of their core documents

Future Digital Finance: reinventing the digital banking experience

Future Digital Finance: reinventing the digital banking experience
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 07 January 2020

9-10 March 2020; Miami

Event aims to give attendees the skills essential for the industry’s future

A new age of artificial intelligence applications

A new age of artificial intelligence applications
By Jacqui Griffiths | 23 December 2019

Temenos is using machine learning to better connect people and technology

Temenos is using machine learning to better connect people and technology

How Algorand is breaking down economic boundaries

How Algorand is breaking down economic boundaries
By Jacqui Griffiths | 16 December 2019

Algorand’s mission is to provide a foundation for building a borderless economy. Its creator, MIT professor and Turing Award winner Silvio Micali, tells us more

The organisation’s creator, MIT professor and Turing Award winner Silvio Micali, tells us more

Yooz chooses Microsoft Azure to automate accounts payable

Yooz chooses Microsoft Azure to automate accounts payable
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 13 December 2019

Firm will optimise its systems with the compliance, efficiency and security of the cloud

Willis Towers Watson simplifies IFRS 17 compliance with new software

Willis Towers Watson simplifies IFRS 17 compliance with new software
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 10 December 2019

Out-of-the-box solutions aims to helps insurers meet accounting requirements

Understanding the changing landscape of payments

Understanding the changing landscape of payments
By Ed Adshead-Grant | 29 November 2019

Bottomline’s 2019 Business Payments Barometer reveals a mobile-first industry with a wealth of opportunities, along with some key challenges for corporates

Bottomline’s Business Payments Barometer reveals a mobile-first industry rife with opportunities

ITSCREDIT is disrupting self-service banking

ITSCREDIT is disrupting self-service banking
By João Pinto | 26 November 2019

Empowering banks and customers alike, the firm aims to disrupt the market with its new digital platform that is enabling online credit applications to take place in less than 20 minutes

Firm aims to disrupt the market with new digital platform that speeds up online credit applications

How can banks make use of explainable AI?

How can banks make use of explainable AI?
By Hani Hagras | 19 November 2019

The technology is becoming a critical component in heavily regulated industries like banking and finance

The technology is becoming a critical component in regulated industries like finance


NatWest and Pollinate launch Azure-based payments platform

NatWest and Pollinate launch Azure-based payments platform
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 11 November 2019

Tyl aims to help banks provide a personalised customer service and compete with fintechs

Microsoft is enabling innovation in insurance

Microsoft is enabling innovation in insurance
By Jacqui Griffiths | 11 November 2019

The Record spoke to some of Microsoft’s leading financial services partners to find out how insurance firms can leverage the cloud and artificial intelligence to enable innovation across their business

Microsoft financial services partners explain how insurers can make use of the cloud and AI

Security is the key to success in modern banking

Security is the key to success in modern banking
By Amy Stokes-Waters | 07 November 2019

To disrupt the disruptors, financial firms must look to securing their digital transformation

To disrupt the disruptors, financial firms must look to securing their digital transformation

Paying it forward in a hyper-connected world

Paying it forward in a hyper-connected world
By Jacqui Griffiths | 15 October 2019

Cloud and artificial intelligence technologies are enabling seamless, secure and transparent payment services to meet the demands of today’s consumers

Cloud and AI are enabling payment services to meet the demands of a hyper-connected world

Money 20/20 launches campaign to challenge gender pay gap

Money 20/20 launches campaign to challenge gender pay gap
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 11 October 2019

Attendees who post about their female mentors on social media will receive a 19% ticket discount

ITSCREDIT to speak at Efma Innovation Summit

ITSCREDIT to speak at Efma Innovation Summit
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 08 October 2019

CEO João Lima Pinto will discuss digital lending transformation and the future of finance

Finastra is enabling an open banking future

Finastra is enabling an open banking future
By Guest | 04 October 2019

Mitesh Soni and Torsten Pull discuss how using open application programming interfaces can help banks to create new efficiencies and develop new user experiences for their clients

Mitesh Soni and Torsten Pull discuss how open APIs can help develop new user experiences

How will the Payment Service Directive 2 impact smart cities?

How will the Payment Service Directive 2 impact smart cities?
By Tuomo Parjanen | 03 October 2019

The regulation must consider the effects of excessive electronic identification in mobility

Marco Polo Network now generally available on Microsoft Azure

Marco Polo Network now generally available on Microsoft Azure
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 01 October 2019

The R3 and Trade IX solution is modernising trade finance, reducing costs and improving operations

Sibos 2019: cybercrime prevention in financial services

Sibos 2019: cybercrime prevention in financial services
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 30 September 2019

Microsoft and the SWIFT Institute highlighted the use of AI and data to reduce cyber threats

How established banks can compete with challengers

How established banks can compete with challengers
By Nic Merriman | 27 September 2019

Customers won’t stick around if they can get a more convenient, better experience elsewhere

Customers won’t stick around if they can get a more convenient, better experience elsewhere

Yes Bank creates ‘Yes Robot’ using Microsoft Cognitive Services

Yes Bank creates ‘Yes Robot’ using Microsoft Cognitive Services
By Lindsay James | 27 September 2019

AI-powered 24/7 personal banking assistant is built to enhance the customer experience

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