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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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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...
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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...

Reinforce the old guard - Future Banking Dining Club briefing 07 December, 2016 At a recent Future Banking Dining Club briefing in Warsaw, Poland, held in partnership with Hikvision Poland, Rafał Łupkowski, director of physical security and crisis management at...

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...

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...

Step it up - the revised payment services directive (PSD2) 07 December, 2016 The publication of the revised payment services directive (PSD2) by the European Union earlier this year is a big deal, with major implications for the way that banks do business. As...

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...

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...

Protect and serve – Airmic deputy CEO Julia Graham on the digital revolution 07 December, 2016 The explosion of banking opportunities opening up as a result of the digital revolution is on a different scale to any development in living memory. This is not news: financials are fully aware...

Block party - Chris Huls of Rabobank Group on blockchain technology 07 December, 2016 With many industry players testing blockchain technology, it seems less a case of if than when distributed ledgers will make their mark on banking. But what are the operational and...

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,...

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