Topic: Financial services

Highlights of this year’s Microsoft Financial Summit

Highlights of this year’s Microsoft Financial Summit
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 17 June 2019

Trust, compliance and inclusivity were just some of the topics addressed at the event

Nasdaq teams with Microsoft to expand use of real-time market data

Nasdaq teams with Microsoft to expand use of real-time market data
By Lindsay James | 11 June 2019

Individual investors now have access to Nasdaq Last Sale through Microsoft Excel

How can insurers prepare for a ‘post-digital’ future?

How can insurers prepare for a ‘post-digital’ future?
By Guest | 06 June 2019

Quick digital solutions are not enough, says Brad Smith from TurnOnVPN

VeriPark is helping customers become customer-centric

VeriPark is helping customers become customer-centric
By Rebecca Gibson | 27 May 2019

International business travel management and payment solutions provider is using a Microsoft Azure and Dynamics 365-based solution from VeriPark to transform how it delivers customer services

AirPlus International is using a Microsoft Azure and Dynamics 365-based solution to transform services

The technology implications of the IFRS 17

The technology implications of the IFRS 17
By Guest | 16 May 2019

Moody’s Analytics Trevor Howes explores how insurers are studying the new IFRS 17 – Insurance Contracts and how successful implementation will depend on the cloud

Moody’s Analytics Trevor Howes explores how successful implementation will depend on the cloud

Santander partners with Microsoft to drive digital transformation

Santander partners with Microsoft to drive digital transformation
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 06 May 2019

Collaboration will see the bank use Azure cloud plus data, AI and cognitive services

How new technologies challenge insurance

How new technologies challenge insurance
By Lindsay James | 01 May 2019

Alice Underwood and Dave Ovenden from Willis Towers Watson discuss how technology is impacting the insurance industry and what we can expect to see in the years to come

Willis Towers Watson’s Alice Underwood and Dave Ovenden discuss what we can expect to see in the years to come

How can financial institutions help our aging workforce?

How can financial institutions help our aging workforce?
By Guest | 26 April 2019

Bradley Leimer and Theodora Lau explore changing attitudes that will be covered at Money 20/20

AI helps banks create more personal and tailored interactions, says VeriPark

AI helps banks create more personal and tailored interactions, says VeriPark
By Guest | 26 April 2019

Wim Geukens explains how new technology will enhance the personal touch in banking

Gaining the competitive edge in insurance

Gaining the competitive edge in insurance
By Jacqui Griffiths | 22 April 2019

Providers are examining all aspects of their operations as they strive to deliver on consumers’ expectations

Providers are examining all aspects of their operations as they strive to deliver on consumers’ expectations

Accenture says insurers must embrace AI to succeed in post-digital era

Accenture says insurers must embrace AI to succeed in post-digital era
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 18 April 2019

More advanced technologies are key to helping firms meet their customers’ needs

DXC Technology is reimagining innovation in insurance

DXC Technology is reimagining innovation in insurance
By Rebecca Gibson | 15 April 2019

Faisal Siddiqi discusses the firm’s new approach to help insurance customers improve their operations and services

Faisal Siddiqi discusses the firm’s new approach to help insurance customers improve their operations

Risk EMEA 2019: three streams to encourage discussion and networking

Risk EMEA 2019: three streams to encourage discussion and networking
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 12 April 2019

Event will welcome over 300 attendees to hear from over 70 speakers on risk and regulation

CeFPro announces speakers at this year’s Risk Americas

CeFPro announces speakers at this year’s Risk Americas
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 11 April 2019

Executives from Wells Fargo, Scotiabank, BNY Mellon and more will feature

How to find a customer-centric approach in insurance

How to find a customer-centric approach in insurance
By Guest | 05 April 2019

Faced with ever-evolving customer expectations, today’s insurers cannot succeed by relying on legacy systems. Dionisis Poulis from Diastasys explains why the optimisation of back-end core systems is the only route forward

Diastasys’ Dionisis Poulis explains why today’s insurers cannot succeed by relying on legacy systems

How can blockchain become an asset to your business?

How can blockchain become an asset to your business?
By Guest | 28 March 2019

Willis Towers Watson’s Magda Ramada Sarasola discusses how the technology can drive change by reducing processing costs, reaching underserved business segments and offering on-demand, self-issuing policies

Willis Towers Watson’s Magda Ramada Sarasola discusses the technology’s potential 

VakıfBank chooses VeriPark to promote doorstep banking

VakıfBank chooses VeriPark to promote doorstep banking
By Rebecca Gibson | 15 March 2019

Bank has achieved eight times faster loan processing and has received 600,000 new applications in just 18 months as a result

Bank has achieved faster loan processing and has received 600,000 new applications in just 18 months

Money20/20 Europe launches Rise Up to empower women in finance

Money20/20 Europe launches Rise Up to empower women in finance
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 08 March 2019

Programme aims to give access to contacts, mentors, training and learning to drive their careers

Security and risk management in the age of disruption

Security and risk management in the age of disruption
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 04 March 2019

CeFPro’s Alice Kelly tells us what to expect from X-Tech: Financial Services and Technology

Chatbots are banks' new best friends for customer service

Chatbots are banks' new best friends for customer service
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 27 February 2019

VeriPark’s Wim Geukens discusses how banks can leverage AI to improve the user experience

Finastra is creating value through partnerships

Finastra is creating value through partnerships
By Guest | 26 February 2019

Brian Gibson tells us more about how the firm’s collaboration with Microsoft is accelerating its journey to become the platform for open innovation in financial services

Brian Gibson explains how Microsoft collaboration is will help the firm become the platform for open innovation 

Asian Banking Forum 2019: Digital Transformation in Southeast Asia

Asian Banking Forum 2019: Digital Transformation in Southeast Asia
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 12 February 2019

19-20 June 2019; Singapore

Event invites delegates from across Southeast Asia to discuss digital change

European Banking Forum 2019: Technology, Security and Risk

European Banking Forum 2019: Technology, Security and Risk
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 08 February 2019

9-10 October 2019; London

Annual event looking at the solutions to strengthen cybersecurity within financial services

European Banking Forum: digital transformation in retail banking 2019

European Banking Forum: digital transformation in retail banking 2019
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 07 February 2019

14-15 May 2019; London

Over 200 delegates will meet to discuss Europe’s retail financial services industry

Money 20/20 Europe: building the future of money

Money 20/20 Europe: building the future of money
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 01 February 2019

3-5 June 2019; Amsterdam

Event brings together businesses from the payments, fintech and finserv industry

How will the payments industry evolve in the coming months?

How will the payments industry evolve in the coming months?
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 30 January 2019

CeFPro interviewed a few speakers ahead of the Payments Forum 2019 in February

Building the future of banking services with collaboration

Building the future of banking services with collaboration
By Rebecca Gibson | 29 January 2019

Hans Tesselaar, executive director at BIAN, outlines how leading retail financial services organisations are leveraging APIs to exceed customer expectations

BIAN’s Hans Tesselaar outlines how leading financial institutions are using APIs to customer expectations

Tackling security challenges in financial services

Tackling security challenges in financial services
By Jacqui Griffiths | 21 January 2019

As financial firms offer an increasingly digital, mobile banking experience, Microsoft is helping them to tackle evolving security threats

How Microsoft is helping firms tackle evolving security threats in an increasingly digital world

How will today’s innovation impact the payment industry’s future?

How will today’s innovation impact the payment industry’s future?
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 14 January 2019

CeFPro’s Sophie Bottazzi outlines what to expect at the 2nd Annual Payments Forum

CeFPro: 8th Annual Risk Americas Convention 2019

CeFPro: 8th Annual Risk Americas Convention 2019
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 03 January 2019

14-15 May 2019, New York City

Hear from over 500 risk and regulation professionals and over 100 chief revenue officers and heads of risk

fin:CODE 2019: Defining the dev in the financial industry

fin:CODE 2019: Defining the dev in the financial industry
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 03 January 2019

18-19 March 2019; Frankfurt

Europe’s unique event on DevOps brings together Europe’s leading financial services firms

Using artificial intelligence to increase productivity

Using  artificial intelligence to increase productivity
By Guest | 31 December 2018

Introducing new solutions is challenging, but necessary for digital transformation, says Blue Prism’s Paula Liebergen. That’s why the company has integrated with Microsoft AI to add key skills for intelligent automation to its Digital Workforce solution

Paula Liebergen discusses how Microsoft AI improves Blue Prism’s Digital Workforce solution