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Re-thinking the e-savings experience for retail and business customers

As Britons continue to save more in the wake of COVID-19, and more savers do their banking digitally, building societies and banks must re-think how they service their e-savings accounts to increase share of wallet.

COVID-19 lockdowns triggered a huge increase in savings in the UK. In June 2021 alone, households deposited an additional £9.8 billion with banks and building societies. In this environment, banks and building societies have no choice but to innovate, designing different product features and benefits in their digital banking offerings, rather than focusing on the headline rate

 

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Is the world ready for global data standardisation?

With financial transactions forming the backbone of so much of our commercially driven world and ever increasing in volume, now is the time to them as efficient as possible.

 

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Ahead of the eight – Michael Phillipou, Sandstone Technology 

In an exclusive interview the Fintech Finance, Sandstone's CEO discusses the opportunities of Open Banking and the key strategic priorities for banks.

 

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Digital Banking

Re-thinking the e-savings experience for retail and business customers

As Britons continue to save more in the wake of COVID-19, and more savers do their banking digitally, building societies and banks must re-think how they service their e-savings accounts to increase share of wallet.

 

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Digital Banking

The impacts of Covid-19 on the mobile and internet banking landscape

Covid-19 has significantly transformed our lifestyle on multiple fronts. From the way we do our professional work...

 

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The role of AI in an age of accelerated digital transformation in financial services

It is impossible to discuss the role of AI in financial services without highlighting that 2020 was hugely disrupted by COVID-19 and the ripple effect is expected to last for years...

 

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7 digital banking solutions to help retain and acquire SME customers

During the pandemic, at a time when many SMEs needed their banks’ support the most, they were let down by a major service gap...

 

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Financial Wellbeing - beyond 2021

The business models and risk management thresholds of financial institutions must be adapted to reflect the broader economic changes that have emerged since COVID-19...

 

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Banks feeling the pinch with big approval delays

In the first half of 2021, Australians have experienced a major bottleneck in loan application approvals...

 

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Is the world ready for global data standardisation?

Imagine if all financial data could be moved around like trains with pre-defined carriage content on a standard gauge....

 

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Open Banking and the stigma of regulation in the UK

The term Open Banking started to gain notoriety in 2016 as a direct result of the UK’s Competitions Market Authority announcing plans for the top 9 banks in the UK to deliver open source APIs for 3rd party use by January 2018...

 

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Open Banking: How Australia can learn from the UK

Open Banking drew global attention in 2016 as a direct result of the UK’s Competitions Market Authority announcing plans for the top 9 banks in the UK...

 

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SMEs affected by Covid-19: how digital banking can extend support

Digital channels such as online banking and mobile banking apps are the key interfaces between the SMEs and their financial institutions...

 

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Open Banking - looking beyond data sharing

The Open Banking deadline is nearing for Data Holders, the major banks have already complied with product reference data, whereas non major ADIs...

 

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Acquiring banking customers online: win more home loan customers

In days gone by, converting a home loan customer was simple. Your bank would tell customers the rate and they’d ask where to sign...

 

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Why it’s so hard to convert banking customers via digital platforms

Doing the right thing by your regulatory obligations, while being customer focused, and keeping your team engaged is like trying to fit together puzzle pieces...

 

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