Can payments embrace both innovation and security?


The post Can payments embrace both innovation and security? Payments cybersecurity Payments InnovationIt’s an exciting time to be in payments—new technologies and business models are opening up more opportunities and markets.

Innovation? Humbug!

Chris Skinner

I hosted a banking seminar in the late 1990s where David Llewellyn, a Professor of Money, stood up and stated that “there will be more change in the next five … The post Innovation? Grid Innovation UncategorizedBill Gates said in the early 1990s that “we need banking but we don’t need banks anymore”. He was wrong.


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Is there any limit to how much banks can innovate?


This is evident each year at the Qorus-Accenture Banking Innovation Awards, formerly the Efma-Accenture Banking Innovation Awards. The post Is there any limit to how much banks can innovate? Core Banking Banking Innovation Qorus-Accenture Banking Innovation Awards

Beyond Open Banking Compliance: The Opportunity for Commercial Banks


Following our article on 5 actions to enable Open Banking for business finance, we now consider how commercial banks can innovate their entire business model by using Open Banking frameworks to build a powerful ecosystem.

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.

Use This Framework for Better Bank Innovation

South State Correspondent

Every bank wants to be “innovative,” but the truth is innovation is difficult. Add to that a bank’s resource constraints, compliance demands, budget goals, legacy IT infrastructure and talent gaps, and innovation for a bank is extremely difficult. The Problem of Bank Innovation.

Pay-by-Nose, a new innovation

Chris Skinner

My … The post Pay-by-Nose, a new innovation appeared first on Chris Skinner's blog. Case Studies Fintech Future Grid Innovation TechnologyI blog regularly about what a fanboy I am of Chinese technology giants Alibaba and Tencent.

Figure VP Tony Morosini to speak at Bank Innovation Ignite

Bank Innovation

Tony Morosini, vice president of banking and payments at Figure, will attend and speak at Bank Innovation Ignite on March 2-3 in Seattle. Bank Innovation Ignite Carousel Innovation Strategy Payments AI Bank Innovation Ignite 2020 Figure

Fintechs, Beware of ‘Innovation Tourists’

Bank Innovation

Now that the industry is (mostly) clear on the fintech “friend or foe” issue, startups are busy pitching their products to the eager incumbents and their innovation teams. Startups, beware of “innovation tourists.” Exclusive Innovations Operations Startups Technology Wealth Management fintech startups GoldBean innovation Jane Barratt

Will these innovation trends shape banking’s future?


The Efma-Accenture Banking Innovation Awards are set to return on November 18th for a virtual celebration of banking’s best and brightest. With a record 816 innovations submitted by 275 institutions in 73 countries, I’m excited to see what this year has in store.

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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.

Innovation with techquisition: Getting it right


As technology continues to disrupt the traditional way of doing things and innovation moves at an increasing pace—some say a “frenetic” pace—the leaders of the financial services industry will need to move fast to respond.….

Tango Card: Innovations Through Uncertainty


In " A Look Forward: What Executives Wish for America and the World in 2021 ," Nat Salvione, chief commercial officer of Tango Card , discusses the innovations that have emerged since the pandemic: specifically, the use of pay-ahead apps and remote team engagement.

Charles Potts: Agtech’s innovation opportunities

Independent Banker

Innovations like these, applied to the farming industry, can accelerate the lending process for farmers, saving them time and money. As opportunities in agtech ripen, ICBA is exploring innovations targeting this market segment. Photo by Enigma Images/iStock. By Charles Potts, ICBA.

Balancing payment innovation and trust

Payments Dive

Rapid innovation in the global payments space has created new opportunties for bad actors to expoit these new ecosystems and requires ways of thinking on how to approach the subject

The Threat That Could End Community Banking & What To Do About It

A critical risk now facing community banks from the technology world and how to solve it.

7 tips for innovators

American Banker

Digital banking Innovation

10 trends shaping post-digital banking innovation


The post 10 trends shaping post-digital banking innovation appeared first on Accenture Banking Blog. Most of the time, major moments of change only become obvious in retrospect. But the COVID-19 pandemic has been a watershed moment for banking visible in real-time.

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Brex’s Arthur Levy to speak at Bank Innovation Ignite

Bank Innovation

Arthur Levy, vice president of business development at Brex, is attending Bank Innovation Ignite in Seattle, which takes place from March 2-3. He is speaking on a panel titled “How to make SME banking innovation work,” which will focus on small business products, payments and underwriting.

Bank Innovation Ignite to focus on digital customer journey

Bank Innovation

Bank Innovation Ignite, which will take place on March 2-3 at the Grand Hyatt in Seattle, is an invitation-only practitioners’ retreat that will explore the evolution […]. Bank Innovation Ignite Carousel Innovation Strategy Retail Banking Startups Bank Innovation Ignite 2020

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.

CBDC and Technology: Enabling Blockchain to Drive Change


The key innovation is the adoption of a value-based, or token-based, approach to money. Central bank digital currency (CBDC) represents a potential digital sea change in the daily function of finance.

Direct Line: innovating InsurTech

Chris Skinner

Fleetlights is an army of drones that light up the night skies and are designed to help people in difficult … The post Direct Line: innovating InsurTech appeared first on Chris Skinner's blog. Fintech Grid InnovationAt the conference I attended the other day, one speaker highlighted some InsurTech I’d not seen before but thought pretty cool. It’s a prototype service from Direct Line called Fleetlights.

Payments innovation in the Latin American market

Payments Dive

There are a number of important innovations underway that are changing the industry Latin America is becoming an increasingly important market in the global payments business.

Citi Innovation Labs developing virtual tours for clients amid pandemic

Bank Innovation

Citi Innovation Labs employees are finding new ways to connect with bank clients, developing self-guided virtual lab tours to show clients the innovation teams’ latest projects. “We

CFPB recasts innovation office to emphasize competition

Payments Dive

The bureau walked back its no-action letter and sandbox policies in favor of "incubation events" meant to troubleshoot barriers to innovation and help customers switch providers more easily

Bank Innovation Launches Public Telegram Channel

Bank Innovation

Come join Bank Innovation’s Telegram Group. Bank Innovation‘s Telegram channel was created to foster discussion and collaboration among the fintech community on the latest trends, insights and events […]. Exclusive APIs Bank Innovation BlockChain fintech fintechs TelegramEXCLUSIVE – Interested in the latest trends in payments, digital banking, blockchain technology, API, security, big data and all the other hot topics in the fintech space?

Charles Potts: Fueling growth through innovation

Independent Banker

Demand for digital solutions continues to accelerate, making innovation an imperative for community banks looking to excel in today’s evolving market. More than new solutions, culture change and mindset shifts, innovation is a journey that requires iterative steps toward sustainable growth.

10 Most Innovative CEOs in Banking 2017

Bank Innovation

Exclusive Features Innovations Mobile Online Payments 10 Most Innovative CEOs artificial intelligence Citi Fintech clinc Mobile banking online banking Starling Bank UK fintechFintechs are partnering with banks, banks are using blockchain technology, artificial intelligence, and cryptocurrency and financial regulation is still undergoing massive changes.

Innovation Conversations: Rockland Trust

Independent Banker

Innovation has to continuously add value. When Rockland Trust synced up with an ICBA ThinkTECH Accelerator grad to launch a virtual digital banking platform, it took relationships between the community bank and its customers to a whole new level. By Colleen Morrison.

What does “innovation” mean in finance?

Chris Skinner

I recently was invited to be the keynote at some innovation awards in Ireland. It got me thinking about what innovation means in finance, so here are the notes from my speech. I trust it’s useful … Thank you for inviting me here to join you here for the … The post What does “innovation” mean in finance? Grid Innovation

Guide to Genuine Innovation When Everyone Is ‘Innovating’

Bank Innovation

This bank created an innovation lab, and that bank is launching a fintech team. Exclusive Lending Mobile Online Operations Payments Technology Ally Financial Capco Core Innovation Capital PeerStreetBut this other bank just started a blockchain focus group, and everyone else is investing in tech. Gone are the days when banks could afford to be “conservative” with new product launches and tech projects, which Read More.

Survey: Coronavirus and the State of Banking Innovation

Bank Innovation

Carousel Daily Post 3 Innovation Innovation Strategy INV Fintech Coronavirus COVID-19 fintechThe coronavirus pandemic is already having deep ripple effects across the economy and within the banking and fintech ecosystems.

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Weekly Wrap: Takeaways from Bank Innovation Build

Bank Innovation

In this episode, Suman Bhattacharyya, deputy editor, interviews Bob Meara, senior analyst at Celent, on some of the key conclusions from Bank Innovation Build. Bank Innovation Build Innovation Strategy Premium Retail Banking Video Celent Weekly WrapWelcome to the latest episode of our weekly wrap video series, for the week ending Friday, November 8, 2019.

Three significant innovations leading banking accessibility


In my previous post, I highlighted a few of the incredible innovations we saw during the Efma-Accenture Banking Innovation Awards in 2019. The post Three significant innovations leading banking accessibility appeared first on Accenture Banking Blog.

10 Most Innovative CEOs in Banking 2016

Bank Innovation

Innovations Mobile Online Operations Technology 10 Most Innovative CEOs2016 has been a year of many things. No, really, just look at this list of most trending Twitter topics of the year (spoiler: elections, Brexit and PokemonGo all made the list). But the memories are still fresh of, possibly, the most meaningful event in the fintech world: the Comptroller Read More.