Tag: fintech

BNY Mellon’s Dominic Broom discusses how technology can be used to plug the Asian trade finance gap in Asia Outlook

Increased banking regulations and higher compliance costs have led to a culture of de-risking, where many banks have been forced to withdraw from perceived “riskier” markets – with local businesses in developing Asia being particularly affected. Indeed, Asia and the Pacific bears 40% of the US$1.5 trillion global trade finance gap, representing the difficulty that …

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BNY Mellon’s Fred DiCocco explains how bank-led collaboration is driving payments transformation in Global Banking & Finance Review

The rapid growth of fintech influence, increasingly sophisticated technological capabilities, growing client expectations, and new regulatory requirements, are fuelling the need for modernised payment systems. Undoubtedly, the payments space is experiencing a period of rapid evolution, with technology presenting opportunities for the industry to transform how transactions are processed. In a commentary article for Global …

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BNY Mellon’s Fred DiCocco explains that collaboration can optimise digitalisation for clients in Sibos Online

During Sibos, banking’s largest annual conference, BNY Mellon’s Fred DiCocco, Global Head of Cash Management Business Development, Treasury Services, tells Sibos Online that banks can deliver an enhanced payments experience to clients and harness the power of new technology through collaboration. Although fintech innovation brings immense opportunity to transform the payments space, technology alone is …

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BNY Mellon’s Bana Akkad Azhari discusses the Middle East’s transition to a digital future in TXF

In a commentary article for TXF, Bana Akkad Azhari, Head of Relationship Management CIS & MEA, BNY Mellon, explains that fintech is transforming the financial landscape in the Middle East, increasing the potential to significantly enhance existing payments processes and deliver new technological solutions that promote efficiency, transparency, and accessibility. However, continued bank-fintech collaboration and partnerships …

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BNY Mellon’s Dominic Broom and Joon Kim discuss leveraging technology to fuel global trade in TFR’s sibos issue

At the end of 2016, the World Trade Organisation (WTO) predicted that, for the first time in 15 years, world trade grew slower than global GDP. Much of this slowdown is due to Know Your Customer (KYC) and Anti-Money Laundering (AML) requirements that have made financing trade costlier and more complex, inhibiting expansion. In a commentary article for …

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BNY Mellon’s Dominic Broom and Joon Kim explain how digitalization can support global trade growth in Banking Technology

In a commentary article for Banking Technology, BNY Mellon Treasury Services’ Dominic Broom, global head of trade business development, and Joon Kim, head of global trade product, discuss how bank-led collaboration can drive new digital solutions that help support trade growth. Broom and Kim explain that in the current “fintech era” of digital innovation, it …

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BNY Mellon’s Dominic Broom explains how digitalisation can transform trade in GTR

In a commentary article for GTR, Dominic Broom, BNY Mellon’s Head of Trade Business Development explains that with new regulatory challenges, a widening trade finance gap and an evolving digital landscape, banks must ensure they are well positioned to support global trade opportunities and provide an optimised client experience. Broom explains that technology can play …

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BNY Mellon’s Diego Ortellado speaks to Colombian magazine Coyuntura Pyme on the rapidly evolving payments industry

For Columbian magazine Coyuntura Pyme, Diego Ortellado, BNY Mellon Treasury Services’ Head of Sales and Relationship Management for South America, discusses how the global payments industry is being rapidly reshaped by a number of market forces and new developments. Ortellado explains how developments such as financial technology or “fintech”, and an increasingly competitive market, are causing …

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iGTB’s Herber de Ruijter discusses how banks can make the most of APIs

Banks should take the initiative with APIs, says iGTB’s Head of Digital, Herber de Ruijter, in the first of a series of blogs by iGTB in the lead-up to Sibos 2017. New legislation requiring banks to share data with third-party providers through APIs comes into force in 2018, but it should be seen as an opportunity …

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In Trade Arabia, BNY Mellon’s Bana Akkad Azhari discusses how fintech can drive financial sector growth in the Middle East

  Technological innovation is changing the face of finance. In recent years fintech investment has reached new highs across the North America, Asia, and Europe. Now, fintech is gaining recognition across the Middle East – bringing with it the promise of enhanced efficiency, security and transparency. Moreover, banks in the region are propelling digital developments …

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