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Smart banks will value talent more than experience


Commercial banking, like many industries, has a workforce problem: their employees are getting older. People in senior positions, with deep industry knowledge, are retiring in large numbers.

Feds crack down on improper payments

Payments Dive

A federal government report released this week takes aim at the problem of fraudulent public benefit payments, which mushroomed to $281 billion for fiscal year 2021


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Who Owns Digital? Ugh, That’s the Problem for Bankers


The lack of ownership in driving digital transformation is a huge roadblock for financial institutions. In my digital transformation work with Cornerstone Advisors clients, I often ask executives a simple question: “Who owns digital?”

Weak European PMI Readings Boost Treasury Prices

South State Correspondent

Weak European PMI Readings Boost Treasury Prices. Treasury yields are lower this morning after EU composite PMI readings unexpectedly slipped below 50.0 earlier today.

How to Choose the Best Automated Documentation System for Commercial Loans

Not all automated loan doc prep solutions are created equal. That is why we have put together a checklist to help you evaluate potential partners and find the best-automated documentation system for your requirements and needs.

3 key areas where payments can empower telecoms


Telecom firms play a critical role in connecting people: 85% of the US population use smartphones today, and the penetration rate in the UK has reached 92%.

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Cryptocurrency risks, rewards and red flags for financial institutions


Cryptocurrency regulation is on the horizon The ups and downs of the cryptocurrency scene have illuminated a need for guidance for traditional financial institutions. You might also like this whitepaper, "Understanding Cryptocurrency." DOWNLOAD WHITEPAPER.

For Now, Focus is on Europe

South State Correspondent

For Now, Focus is on Europe. Treasuries are finding a bid this morning as concerns re-emerge over possible energy disruptions in Europe which could slow the global economy.

Back to in-person events (for now) and loving it!


The recent nCino nSight 2022 conference in Raleigh, North Carolina, was the first large-scale, in-person event I’ve attended in over two years.

Modern Treasury expands on demand, readies for FedNow

Payments Dive

The company has more than doubled its headcount over the past year to meet demand for its payments software from clients like Marqeta and Gusto. Now, it plans more expansion for real-time services

Digitally Transforming the Engagement Experience for Financial Institutions

Customer experience has become a key differentiator. Learn how to launch your digital transformation by incorporating two customer experience trends into your digital transformation strategy: self-service & personalization.

Know your customer: Tips for front-line staff to support CDD compliance


Teaching branch staff these KYC tips can aid CDD compliance BSA Officers can help tellers and other branch staff learn how to ask questions that both foster relationships and support CDD compliance. . You might also like this resource, "Customer due diligence checklist." DOWNLOAD.

75bps Returns as the Expected Rate Hike for Next Week

South State Correspondent

75bps Returns as the Expected Rate Hike for Next Week. The initial chatter about a possible 100bps rate hike that came after the ugly June CPI report has died down and a 75bps rate hike has returned as the consensus outlook for next week’s FOMC meeting.

The Ultimate Guide to Banking in the Cloud


The disruptions of the past two and a half years have dispelled the notion that cloud migration is a distant proposition. Instead, the cloud is the 21st century foundation for 21st century banking.

5 essential features to look for in an omnichannel commerce partner

Payments Dive

An experienced commerce partner can help provide the technology needed to help merchants keep up

Digital Commercial Lending Technology Case Study: Increasing Loan Volume and ROI

In this Commercial Lending Case Study, you'll discover how to leverage digital lending technologies to accelerate growth and leapfrog the competition in the private lending market. A new and innovative approach to mortgage lending — growing lending volume by orders of magnitude.

What's on the horizon for retail ATMs?

ATM Marketplace

Typically, retail ATMs have had fewer features than bank ATMs, but that may be changing. ATM Marketplace interviewed Brad Nolan, EVP and CMO at Hyosung America, to learn more about how the market is changing

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Using Swaps, Caps, Floors, and Collars in Lending – Part I

South State Correspondent

The Federal Reserve is rapidly changing the interest rate environment to fight inflation. The Fed’s actions are forcing lenders and borrowers to consider ways to protect cash flow, credit, liquidity, and interest rate risks.

Guide your SWIFT cloud migration to success amid disruption


Anyone in the world of payments knows SWIFT—the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication—because it’s a crucial part of the international payments infrastructure.

Five essential features to look for in an omnichannel commerce partner

Payments Dive

An experienced commerce partner can help provide the technology needed to help merchants keep up

The Non-QM Market Experiences a Remarkable Comeback: Check Out the Industry Guide

As the commercial lending market evolves, non-QM loans are becoming increasingly popular. Check out this eBook for a detailed look at the benefits of non-QM loans, how to maneuver your way through, and what the future may bring.

Stablecoin News for the week ending Wednesday 20th July.

Daily Fintech

Here is our pick of the 3 most important Stablecoin stories during the week. CBDC’s are trying hard to stay in the game. This week we heard a lot about CBDC’s and how they could be implemented.

TS Imagine Expands its Operations in Montréal


Montréal, July 19, 2022 – TS Imagine , a global leader in trading, portfolio, and risk management solutions for capital markets, is expanding its presence in Canada with new facilities in Montréal to boost its North American operations and drive its international growth.

Visa exec to deliver closing keynote at Bank Customer Experience

ATM Marketplace

Clinton Cheng, VP, global head of the Visa/PLUS ATM Network at Visa, will deliver key insights regarding the future of self-service banking and payments at the Bank Customer Experience Summit, being held in Chicago from Aug. 31 to Sept.

Instagram enables payments in chat

Payments Dive

Meta-owned Instagram will allow users to make purchases from small businesses directly within messages sent in the app

A Comprehensive Guide to Construction Loan Issues for the Commercial Loan Market

Understand how to mitigate risk & protect the interest of all parties with this exclusive, must-have guide outlining important issues for commercial construction lending & best practices.

Alt Lendink Week Ended 22nd. July 2022

Daily Fintech

Do VC know what they are doing? For VC’s substitute lenders.

TS Imagine Strengthens its Marketplace Leadership with Non-Exec Board Appointments


• New appointments bring significant expertise from across the financial services industry to TS Imagine’s rapid growth.

Fintech Funding: PE firm Motive Partners raises $2.5B


Private equity firm Motive Partners raised $2.5 billion for its Motive Capital 2 fund last week. Motive Capital 2 invests in software and information services businesses in North America and Europe, according to a release. The fund closed above its original hard cap of $1.5

Flywire expands presence in education payments

Payments Dive

Following its second acquisition as a public company, Boston-based Flywire will continue to look for purchase opportunities that expand the payments company’s reach globally, said CEO Mike Massaro

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CMBS Lending on the Rise: Uncover 10 Common Myths of Securitized Lending

CMBS Lending is an established and growing industry that is, once again, rising to the top as a significant source of permanent loan financing. Learn the truth about CMBS lending and why it might be the best financing solution.