Improving Security In the Fast-Paced World of Mobile April 16, 2014Looking at the biggest threats banks face in mobile with BITS’ security expert Jim Pitts. Measuring the Benefits of A Core Replacement April 09, 2014Aite Group found that Philippine bank RCBC has seen significant cuts in operating costs thanks to its recent core conversion. Self-Assessing Innovation Capabilities April 04, 2014A step-by-step test to understand how your organization can become more innovative. Companies Boosting Fraud Prevention In Wake of Data Breaches April 04, 2014The AFP’s annual payments fraud report found a significant increase in card fraud and that companies are investing more in anti-fraud measures. Be Careful Beating Up Target April 02, 2014Target was actually better prepared than most retailers. The real problem lies with the current state of industry threat intelligence and IR practices. Report: IT Spending in Retail Banking Will Reach $152.5 Billion By 2018 March 31, 2014Back-end investment for compliance and investment in digital channels will drive strong growth in IT spending among North American banks, according to Ovum. Optimizing the Mobile Workforce of the Future March 28, 2014Massachusetts-based Needham Bank is going paperless and mobilizing its workforce with secure content sharing across employee mobile devices. Retaining Part-Time Tellers: Five Tips for Keeping them Happy and Motivated March 28, 2014The ability to retain good part-timers can be difficult; here are some suggestions to increase their retention.
Banks Falling Behind Pace of Innovation in Mobile Apps March 28, 2014A new survey by CSC and Finextra found that many banks struggle to quickly release new mobile apps, citing competition for internal IT resources. Do Organizations of the Future Really Need a Chief Digital Officer? March 27, 2014Charging a single person with executing a digital strategy for the future could be a step in the wrong direction. The Path to Customer Centricity Through the Cloud March 26, 2014Banks can position themselves better for a customer-centric model by by leveraging the cloud to simplify their IT environments. The Push for Innovative Business Payment Strategies March 25, 2014Commercial clients are clamoring for better, faster ways to make and receive payments. Report: Technology Will Be the Biggest Driver of Change in Banking March 25, 2014Banks don’t feel confident about their ability to innovate, even though they say technology and innovation will be the biggest success factor in the future. Retail EMV Adoption: Eyes Wide Open March 21, 2014 Revisiting the Health Savings Account Opportunity March 20, 2014With market forces likely to drive significant HSA growth, financial institutions must refine their strategies and solutions to capitalize on the revenue potential of these tax-advantaged accounts. The Changing Look of Banking IT Leadership March 20, 2014As the Anita Borg Institute awards Bank of America its 2014 Top Company for Women in Computing award, it's worth noting that Bank Systems & Technology's Elite 8 Awards also reflect the changing dynamics in banking IT leadership. Nominations for 2014 honorees are underway. How To Be A Better Bank: Self-Policing Your Bank's Compliance Program March 14, 2014Is your bank proactive or reactive in its compliance risk management practices? It could make a big difference in how regulators deal with your institution. Improving Customer Experience Through Video March 13, 2014Australia’s Holiday Coast Credit Union has reduced employee travel time and improved customer experience with video conferencing that connects its head office and 14 branches. How Banks Should Respond to the New Players in Payments March 10, 2014New challengers are proving that banks don’t have all the answers to solving problems in payments, so what should (or can) banks do about them? Risk Management Guidance on Third-Party Relationships March 07, 2014What banks need to know to meet compliance with the OCC's requirements for vendor due diligence.