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Nigeria's information minister looks to maintain crackdown on corruption

July 2, 2019

Nigeria’s minister of information and culture discusses the government’s priorities for its second term in office. 

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CaixaBank’s digital transformation reaps rewards

July 2, 2019

CaixaBank’s CEO talks to The Banker about driving efficiencies through digitalisation and transforming the Spanish bank’s distribution model.

Sigal Zarmi teaser

Morgan Stanley raises the innovation bar

July 2, 2019

Morgan Stanley is no lightweight when it comes to tech, but moving at the speed of a start-up takes agility and a new way of working, the bank’s head of transformation tells The Banker.

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Keeping abreast of fast-paced change

July 2, 2019

The payments space is experiencing fundamental change, which is having a knock-on impact on what financial institutions and corporates now expect in the world of cash management. 

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Putting the core into the cloud

July 2, 2019

Both challenger and traditional banks are looking to leverage cloud-based core banking systems to foster new business models, reduce operating costs and deliver better customer experience. Joy Macknight reports.

Top 1000 World Banks - Reduction in M&A activity sees fewer Top 1000 new entrants

July 1, 2019

New arrivals into the Top 1000 are at a decade low, with the total substantially down on 2018's list of banks that made the cut. 

Top 1000 World Banks - Western Europe sees RWAs drop as global figure holds steady

July 1, 2019

While western Europe saw risk-weighted assets drop 6.3%, the overall picture for the Top 1000 was steady on 2018's results. Joy Macknight reports.

Roman Regelman teaser

BNY Mellon increases its collective digital IQ

June 3, 2019

Digital is not strategy only, it is strategy and a delivery vehicle, BNY Mellon’s head of digital tells Joy Macknight. 

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How digital disruption is bringing banking to UK SMEs

June 3, 2019

SMEs have largely been neglected by banks, but this is beginning to change in the UK as digital challengers step in to give the sector the attention it warrants. 

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Dutch central bank embraces emerging technologies

May 1, 2019

Petra Hielkema, director of payments and market infrastructures at the Dutch central bank, talks to Joy Macknight about experimenting with blockchain, supporting fintechs and raising consumer awareness around the Payment Services Directive 2.

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