Category: Financial Technology

Deutsche Bank’s Kevin Garlan discusses allying with fintech disruptors in Payments Source

Kevin Garlan, Deutsche Bank, discuss the market drivers making bank-fintech partnerships the optimal environment for payments innovation in 2016 with Payments Source.

iGTB advises on the “Ones to Watch in 2016” in FX-MM

Acknowledging iGTB’s reputation as “the coolest thing at Sibos”, FX-MM enlisted the help of iGTB’s David Dunmire, product council head for payments and cash management, and Jan Gonnissen, senior payments consultant, to discuss the trajectory of financial technology in 2016. In an article exploring the technological developments coming to market in 2016 and citing iGTB’s …

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iRTM featured in TFR cover story exploring the patchwork risk landscape

Phil Bethel, chief marketing officer of iRTM, was quoted in TFR magazine’s Sibos-issue cover story, discussing the risks faced by corporate treasurers, the fundamental principles of security, liquidity and yield, and the growing demand for more complex products such as derivatives. “Corporates remain interested in liquidity management and funding across the balance sheet, but they …

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EMEA Finance speaks to iGTB’s Madhu K for an expert’s opinion on cybercrime

As chief information security officer at iGTB, Madhu K was a natural choice for EMEA Finance magazine’s article entitled “Getting Smart on Cyber-Crime – An Expert’s Opinion”. Exploring the growing threat of cyber-attacks, the vulnerability of banks and the seismic change created by new technologies, Madhu details the four biggest security threats – from organised …

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iGTB attends Global Business Leaders Conference, which stresses the power of business for good

This month, Moorgate attended INSEAD’s Global Business Leaders Conference: ‘Europe: What Works!’, held in Vienna. The conference was attended by business leaders and strategic thinkers – including iGTB’s Phil Cantor, Chief Marketing Officer and Head of PreSales and Jacob Derbyshire of Giant iTab, the prize draw winner of iGTB’s soon to be published ‘SME Banking …

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Commerzbank launches October issue of FI.News at Sibos

Commerzbank has released its latest issue of its biannual newsletter, FI.News, which is available in both print and interactive e-book format. The newsletter offers a range of insights from Commerzbank’s Financial Institutions experts, along with all the latest news, views and updates. This edition focuses on the “conundrum” of compliance in the financial world – how to …

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In Global Banking & Finance Review, Andrew Reid, Deutsche Bank, looks at the SEPA-zone one year on

In Global Banking and Finance Review, Andrew Reid looks at all the possible ways that treasurers can begin to offset the cost of compliance by leveraging SEPA’s benefits to maximise efficiency and operational cost savings for a more robust treasury set-up. Reid writes that ‘The SEPA mindset brought with it a renewed focus on treasury …

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iGTB’s Jan Gonnissen in FX-MM on Faster Payments

In September’s issue of FX-MM, Jan Gonnissen, Senior Payments Consultant, iGTB, discusses how technology has accelerated payments and how these ‘faster payments’ will benefit both corporations and banks. Gonnissen explains that, when it comes to Faster Payments, customer expectations have been racing ahead, while the revenue-based business case for banks has never won out. But …

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How can banks win the battle against cybercrime? Polaris’ Madhu K. discusses in Cash and Trade

According to recent studies, no other sector has reported more incidents of cybercrime than the financial services industry. For many financial institutions, however, investment in security technology is still perceived as yet another cost, and knowledge-sharing remains limited by concerns over customer confidence and confidentiality. In this context, Madhu K, Chief Information Security Officer at …

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Commerzbank’s Christian Hoppe nurtures emerging fintech talent in Euromoney

The evolution of next-generation technology for banking platforms is a vital component in modern financial services. But while many institutions either rely on in-house work or outsource to third-party providers, some, like Commerzbank, see the value in cultivating new technological talent by supporting the development of emerging players in the industry. In an article for Euromoney, Christian Hoppe, …

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