Risk and Finance: Joining Forces At Last? December 02, 2013Culture plays a critical role in joining these two departments. Bank M&A Volume Down, But Value Up November 26, 2013The aggregate value of deals announced in Q3 was $6.65 billion, the highest since he second quarter of 2011.
Bank of America Offers Financial Education Videos for Customers November 22, 2013The bank has partnered with the Kahn Academy to launch a new financial education campaign for its customers. JPMorgan $13B Mortgage Settlement May Be Only the Beginning November 20, 2013The bank was it with a record fine for its actions in the mortgage-backed securities market prior to the financial crisis.
Big Banks and Receivables Mass Data November 04, 2013In our third article on receivables data, we describe how banks can leverage and implement a real mass receivables data strategy. U.K. Treasury Creates Payments Regulator October 10, 2013The goal of the new office is to increase competition in the payments industry in the U.K.
Bank of America: Building A Sleeker, More Efficient Bank October 08, 2013Bank of America's Bridget O'Connor oversaw a huge legacy system conversion while also fashioning the bank's branches for the future. Top Challenges Facing Bank CIOs Over the Next Year October 04, 2013Bank Systems & Technology asked several industry experts for their take on what will be the next big issue bank technologists will tackle in 2014. 5 Ways Mobile Banking Is Evolving: Finovate September 13, 2013Several new technologies demoed at Finovate this week showcased new ways that mobile is solving pain points for banks and their customers. Making Personal Finance Social Spotlighted At Finovate September 11, 2013Making it easier to pay friends and manage family finances collaboratively was a clear theme among the many new financial services tools presented yesterday at Finovate Fall in New York City. Understanding The Banking System's Role In the Post-9/11 World September 11, 2013A new book outlines the role the U.S. Treasury Department has played in the war on terrorism. SAP Names New Global Head of Financial Services September 06, 2013Ross Wainwright will take over from Simon Paris, who is assuming a new role within the company.
Why Contact Centers Are Key To Banks' Multi-Channel Strategies August 22, 2013Jerry Silva, newly named head of the global retail banking practice at IDC Financial Insights, says poor performance in the call center can scuttle banks' efforts to improve customer experience. Jerry Silva To Lead Global Retail Banking Practice At IDC Financial Insights August 20, 2013Areas of focus for the long-time financial technology industry expert will include IT governance, customer channels and back office. D+H Completes Acquisition of Harland Financial Solutions August 16, 2013Davis + Henderson Corporation has acquired Harland Financial Solutions for $1.2 billion.
Regulators Take Closer Look at Bitcoin August 14, 2013The Senate committee on homeland security and the New York State Department of Financial Services are both examining new ways to regulate virtual currencies. Dodd-Frank 1073: New Opportunities for Banks August 06, 2013The amended version of the controversial Section 1073 of Dodd-Frank that can improve the remittance business for banks that get up to speed on compliance. Fintech Vendor M&A Activity Down First Half of 2013, Study Finds July 29, 2013A new report by Berkery Noyes showed vendor mergers and acquisitions diminished in the first half of 2013, but a pickup in M&A activity may be on the horizon. Leveraging Cloud and Big Data for Social Media Sales and Support July 26, 2013The new ITC Express solution offers banks the chance to respond to customer complaints and inquiries in social media through a cloud-based platform that utilizes text mining. D+H To Acquire Harland Financial Services July 24, 2013D+H will enter the core banking market with the acquisition, while expanding its presence in the U.S. and combining its lending solutions with Harland’s portfolio.