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Missing #Sibos #Innotribe

This is a tough week.  I’ve been involved with two banking tradeshows for a long time: SWIFT’s SIBOS and BAI’s Retail Delivery.  They’re both great events, and I normally attend both, as they’re usually in different weeks.  This year, for the first time in my memory, they’re in the same …

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Will Bitcoin replace SWIFT?

So I made a slightly provocative comment, as it turned out, during my keynote at PaymentsNZ.  It was picked up and referenced by Richard Meadows in yesterday’s article:  “[Skinner] said the coding behind virtual currency Bitcoin could also prove to be enormously transformational, potentially even replacing the SWIFTnetwork for inter-bank …

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The Finanser’s Week at #SIBOS in pictures

SIBOS1

It's hard to capture the essence of SIBOS, but these pictures give you a brief insight review. The conference venue is always huge. As are the crowds arriving on day one. Some of whom arrived in style. To hear great debates about the big issues in banking. Debates that make …

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The Finanser’s Week at #SIBOS in pictures

SIBOS1

It's hard to capture the essence of SIBOS, but these pictures give you a brief insight review. The conference venue is always huge. As are the crowds arriving on day one. Some of whom arrived in style. To hear great debates about the big issues in banking. Debates that make …

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#SIBOS ends with a hint of fear (an exclusive)

Citi1

 So that is the end of another SIBOS, and what a SIBOS it was!  For me, it all flew by too fast, but maybe that’s because I was involved in too many things from cryptocurrencies in the innotribe to innovations in Poland, from Basel III intraday liquidity challenges to the …

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#SIBOS ends with a hint of fear (an exclusive)

Citi1

 So that is the end of another SIBOS, and what a SIBOS it was!  For me, it all flew by too fast, but maybe that’s because I was involved in too many things from cryptocurrencies in the innotribe to innovations in Poland, from Basel III intraday liquidity challenges to the …

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