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Our editorial board comprises a specialist group of leading industry figures who, in conjunction with the future banking editorial team, identify the main drivers of the industry helping to produce regular, thought provoking opinion pieces on the latest issues, challenges and developments.

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Future Banking, in partnership with IBM, launches its latest episode looking at Managed Cloud Services (the Right Cloud)
27 June, 2017
Data sits at the very heart of banking transformation and the data centre is pivotal to modern banking operations....
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Available upon request - the SmartStream RDU 24 January, 2017 Banks have long laboured in isolation to develop data management solutions that support their rapidly evolving requirements but, three years ago, a new collaboration – one of the closest of...

The SME: not just another retail banking customer 24 January, 2017 Banks have come to realise the importance of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) as customers and, working with their payment services partners, they are looking to continue the process...

The sky’s the limit - flexible hybrid data centres 19 January, 2017 Limited budgets, archaic cultures, serious competition and a fast-changing cloud-based digital world: they all add to the challenge of creating and evolving flexible hybrid data centres....

Economy growth in Lithuania 13 December, 2016 As Great Britain is beginning to look like less of an investment hot spot because of Brexit, companies are venturing into other parts of the globe. Future Banking speaks with Antanas...

Start from scratch - adapting to consumers’ digital demands 07 December, 2016 Next-generation banks are asking fundamental questions of the establishment. No longer constrained by legacy data systems, these new businesses are situated to innovate and adapt to...

Knock on wood – OakNorth’s core banking system 07 December, 2016 Entrepreneur Rishi Khosla created OakNorth Bank to cater for ambitious, creative people struggling with conventional banking services. Speed and flexibility are at the heart of the business,...

Go omni for all-in-one service - Simon Separghan of Barclays Bank 07 December, 2016 As branch banking declines and retail banks move towards a true omnichannel approach, they will need to ensure the customer experience is seamless no matter what platforms they are using....

Payments without borders: SEPA – the next steps 07 December, 2016 Two years after it was introduced, the Single Euro Payments Area (SEPA) has had a truly transformative effect on the European payments landscape. Patrick Kingsland speaks to Javier...

On co-location – data centre infrastructure and strategy 07 December, 2016 Data centre infrastructure is the backbone of any financial services organisation. Whether it is a multinational bank or a small investment firm, many of the IT challenges are the same. We speak...

In the bio(metrics) sphere – new authentication technology 07 December, 2016 Biometrics can provide security and convenience for customers, two often uneasy bedfellows, but what are the implications for privacy when using this form of authentication? Abi Millar speaks...

Share the load – the future of banking robotics 07 December, 2016 Whether it’s improving staff morale or reducing costs and error rates, the increasing role that robotics can play in various elements of one’s operations can have a major impact on a...

Priceless: a new look that blends experience with innovation 07 December, 2016 Mastercard has successfully established itself as one of the world’s most recognisable brands, so the first change to its logo in 20 years is a bold step. The difference is subtle – dropping...

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