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White House Mulls Executive Order for Crypto Guidance

PYMNTS

An executive order regarding cryptocurrency is being considered by the Biden administration, with the White House mulling a government-wide approach to digital currency oversight, Bloomberg reported on Friday (Oct. 8), citing unnamed sources.

Accelerate bank transformations with cloud-native cores

Accenture

Core banking systems have sat at the heart of banks’ operations for decades. But with the banking landscape changing faster than ever – thanks to new digital innovations, regulations, and consumer expectations – many of these legacy platforms now struggle to keep pace. The result?

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Optimize Your Financial Institution’s Loan Review Process – Video

Abrigo

How to Get the Most from the Loan Review Function Independent loan review works best when it has a charter and reports up to auditing. Consultant Ancin Cooley explains in this video. Would you like other content like this in your inbox?

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When In Doubt—Do Nothing?

SWBC's LenderHub

The “Global Supply Chain” has a lot in common with football’s offensive lineman. If you don’t hear an offensive lineman’s name or number come up during a game, that usually means he is doing a good job, or at least he’s not doing a bad job.

The Role of Artificial Intelligence in Pandemic Response: Lessons Learned From COVID-19

In March 2020, the world was hit with an unprecedented crisis when the COVID-19 pandemic struck. This whitepaper reviews lessons learned from applying AI to the pandemic’s response efforts, and insights to mitigating the next pandemic.

Robot vs. Robot: PayPal Taps AI/ML in Battle Against Fraudsters, Chargebacks and Passwords

PYMNTS

Artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) are helping merchants and online platforms get smarter about detecting risk. The bad guys have high tech too. Deepfakes are gaining ground, along with synthetic identities.

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How to Decide Whether to Build or Buy CECL Model Software

Abrigo

Should Institutions Build or Buy a CECL Solution? Regardless of whether financial institutions choose to stay in-house or outsource their CECL solution, they have four important considerations to make. You might also like this bundle of whitepapers on how to prepare for CECL. Download.

Top 3 Investment Lessons From Your Beloved Pooch

BankBazaar

It’s #WorldAnimalWelfareDay and there’s never been a better time to learn some of the investment lessons that the four-legged furry friend sleeping on your couch is trying to teach you. Yes, we know you’re smitten by your pet dog.

As Business Model Matures, B2B Subscriptions Have Become Hot Growth Area

PYMNTS

Over the last two years, the rate at which consumers sign up for subscriptions has jumped significantly, leading some companies to consider the model for their business-to-business (B2B) relationships as well.

Banking’s digital shift: Decision time for payments players

Accenture

The pace of change in payments right now might seem overwhelming. The pandemic has supercharged the trend towards contactless, online and instant payments. Contactless payments, for instance, grew 150% from March 2019. This is just the start. In the next 10 years, almost 2.7

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The Importance of PCI Compliance and Data Ownership When Issuing Payment Cards

This eBook provides a practical explanation of the different PCI compliance approaches that payment card issuers can adopt, as well as the importance of both protecting user PII and gaining ownership and portability of their sensitive data.

Loan Review Challenges: Survey Finds Data, Staffing Among Obstacles

Abrigo

Loan Review Issues Include Getting Necessary Data Loan review requires accurate loan-level information. A survey by Abrigo found this is a common challenge. . You might also like this webinar on creating an effective loan and credit risk review function. WATCH.

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How to improve banking customer experience with right mix of digital tools, personal touch

ATM Marketplace

Even with digital tools, one of the most important parts of any client experience is complementing online offerings with a personal touch.

El Salvador’s President a Bitcoin Booster, But Data Point to Uneven Embrace 

PYMNTS

Roughly a month into the grand bitcoin experiment in El Salvador, how it’s going depends on how you look at it. In the “it’s going gangbusters” camp, we might present as Exhibit A the fast and furious tweets of President Bukele, who said on that social media platform Thursday (Oct.

How banks can break the cycle of IT transformation fatigue

Accenture

For many middle market banks, IT transformation is constant. Ever since the Agile Manifesto 20 years ago, it’s like we’ve been in a race that never reaches the finish line. Banks implement agile teams. They invest to become more digital. They scale their transformation.

AI in Manufacturing

Manufacturers want to deliver the best products on the market as quickly and ethically as possible. Learn how to solve your most urgent manufacturing and business needs with an enterprise AI platform.

How the 6 Steps of Ecosystem Management Can Drive Revenue and Loan Growth

Strategically Speaking

The events of the past year have reinforced the notion that healthy loan portfolios feed much more than the financial institution and its shareholders. They feed the communities served by those institutions. They nurture the nationwide economy.

Market Commentary: Week of October 4, 2021

SWBC's LenderHub

Last Week. It was quite an ugly week for just about everything but oil and bitcoin. Stocks were down sharply, giving their worst monthly performance since March 2020. High-Yield corporate debt showed some signs of weakening as well.

Crypto Users More Likely to Use Mobile Wallets in Cross-Border Remittances

PYMNTS

MoneyGram ’s recent announcement that it will be partnering with the Stellar Development Foundation , a nonprofit organization, on an eWallet offering with near-instant settlements in Circle's U.S.

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Accelerate bank transformations with cloud-native cores

Accenture

Core banking systems have sat at the heart of banks’ operations for decades. But with the banking landscape changing faster than ever – thanks to new digital innovations, regulations, and consumer expectations – many of these legacy platforms now struggle to keep pace. The result?

Make Payment Optimization a Part of Your Core Payment Strategy

Everything you need to know about payment optimization – an easy-to-integrate, PCI-compliant solution that enables companies to take control of their PSPs, minimize processing costs, maximize approval rates, and keep control over their payments data.

Bank Customer Experience Summit closing keynote addresses how banks can succeed in a digital banking world

ATM Marketplace

One major challenge for banks is the rise of digital challengers and neobanks, which have disrupted the banking world and business models. The closing keynote at the Bank Customer Experience Summit addressed how traditional banks can win in this new world

XBRL News from Germany, India and London

Daily Fintech

Here are the three most relevant developments in the world of structured reporting we became aware of in the course of last week.

Retail’s Next ‘Great Digital Shift’ — Private-Label Cards

PYMNTS

Retailers had to quickly adapt to the accelerated shift to online amid the pandemic in order to meet their customers where they wanted to shop and felt safe doing so.

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How intelligent data can benefit auto & equipment lenders

Accenture

I’ve been thinking a lot lately about the power of the massive datasets available today, and how auto and equipment finance companies could make better use of that data. In our latest Technology Vision, I see data as being a critical component of all the trends companies are facing.

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Build Trustworthy AI With MLOps

Machine learning operations (MLOps) helps companies deliver machine learning applications in production at scale. Discover the importance of secure MLOps in the four critical areas of model deployment, monitoring, lifecycle management, and governance.

2021 ATM and Self-service Software Trends and Analysis

ATM Marketplace

For the 14th consecutive year, ATM Marketplace and KAL ATM Software have partnered to publish the ATM industry's most influential and insightful annual guide, "ATM and Self-service Software Trends and Analysis

Stablecoin News for the week ending Wednesday 6th October.

Daily Fintech

Will regulations enable Crypto to go mainstream? Here is our pick of the 3 most important Stablecoin news stories during the week.

IBM, MonetaGo Team Up to Tackle Trade Finance Fraud

PYMNTS

IBM is partnering with FinTech startup MonetaGo to tackle trade finance fraud, and it will set its sights first on Southeast Asia, according to a press release.

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Q2 2021 US retailer payments commentary

Accenture

Credit Product Penetration of Retail Sales Shopping experience refresh “We are excited to pilot a virtual store staffed by dedicated associates … but with no physical customers.

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The Business Value of MLOps

As machine learning models are put into production and used to make critical business decisions, the primary challenge becomes operation and management of multiple models. This report highlights some of the most impactful benefits of MLOps tools.