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The time is ripe for disruption in banking

Building on yesterday’s debate about Google and co coming into banking, and the previous discussions of such: Imagine less than 50 banks left in the world by 2030 (why most will not become digital) If you think 'rip out and replace our systems' is naive … think again … and there’s been loads more, I was…

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Data wars: why Google, Apple, Facebook and Amazon will eat the banker’s lunch

I chaired a meeting of bankers last night, and we talked a lot about data and data leverage.   One thing that bubbled up to the service over and over again was the threat of GAFA – Google, Apple, Facebook and Amazon (building upon last week's blog about same). This also was raised at the conference I…

The re-tail wagging the wholesale dog

I talked yesterday about digital banks underpinning corporate digitisation, but corporate digitisation is being driven by consumers. That’s a radical statement in itself with the most radical aspect being the consumerisation of technology.  That is the real change here, and this theme comes up at every conference I go to. This is because we all lament…

Wag tail

Digital banks support digital business

I talk a lot about how the digitisation of banking is changing the customer relationship, and this is as true for the corporate customer as the retail consumer. Examples are appearing everywhere of real-time access to cash netting and pooling, and immediate payments across borders and continents, but there are nuances to the beat of…

Digital banks support digital business

I talk a lot about how the digitisation of banking is changing the customer relationship, and this is as true for the corporate customer as the retail consumer. Examples are appearing everywhere of real-time access to cash netting and pooling, and immediate payments across borders and continents, but there are nuances to the beat of…

Banking basics for the digital age

As I finished presenting at a recent conference, an audience member came up to me and said: “I guess you don’t like banks very much, do you?” The question surprised me as I love banks.  I make my living from banks.  My only thought throughout each day is what’s next in banking. I said this…

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