New Features information at Future Banking New and updated information from Features listed on www.banking-gateway.com http://www.banking-gateway.com/ en-us http://www.banking-gateway.com/ New Features information at Future Banking http://www.banking-gateway.com/content/images/logo_big.gif Available upon request - the SmartStream RDU http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featureavailable-upon-request---the-smartstream-rdu-5723300/ http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featureavailable-upon-request---the-smartstream-rdu-5723300/ 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 its kind to date – between Tier-1 banks and SmartStream led … Tue, 24 Jan 2017 12:32:00 GMT The SME: not just another retail banking customer http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featurethe-sme-not-just-another-retail-banking-customer1-5722331/ http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featurethe-sme-not-just-another-retail-banking-customer1-5722331/ 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 of innovation in products and services. We speak to expert… Tue, 24 Jan 2017 11:06:00 GMT The sky’s the limit - flexible hybrid data centres http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featurethe-skys-the-limit---flexible-hybrid-data-centres-5720503/ http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featurethe-skys-the-limit---flexible-hybrid-data-centres-5720503/ 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. James Lawson speaks to Rakesh Kumar of Gartner Banks about how … Thu, 19 Jan 2017 16:20:00 GMT Economy growth in Lithuania http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featureeconomy-growth-in-lithuania-5695831/ http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featureeconomy-growth-in-lithuania-5695831/ 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 Guoga, Pro-European Union MEP from Lithuania and public CIO to the … Tue, 13 Dec 2016 15:44:00 GMT On co-location – data centre infrastructure and strategy http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featureon-co-location-data-centre-infrastructure-and-strategy-5722311/ http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featureon-co-location-data-centre-infrastructure-and-strategy-5722311/ 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 to Dan Young, head of IT operations and support departm… Wed, 07 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Protect and serve – Airmic deputy CEO Julia Graham on the digital revolution http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featureprotect-and-serve-airmic-deputy-ceo-julia-graham-on-the-digital-revolution-5722207/ http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featureprotect-and-serve-airmic-deputy-ceo-julia-graham-on-the-digital-revolution-5722207/ 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 and are rightly investing in the resources to turn oppor… Wed, 07 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Share the load – the future of banking robotics http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featureshare-the-load-the-future-of-banking-robotics-5721868/ http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featureshare-the-load-the-future-of-banking-robotics-5721868/ 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 company’s business processes and beyond. Patrick Kingsland hears fr… Wed, 07 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Knock on wood – OakNorth’s core banking system http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featureknock-on-wood-oaknorths-core-banking-system-5720433/ http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featureknock-on-wood-oaknorths-core-banking-system-5720433/ 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, with early stage yes/no decisions on loans and bespoke fund… Wed, 07 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Start from scratch - adapting to consumers’ digital demands http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featurestart-from-scratch---adapting-to-consumers-digital-demands-5720465/ http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featurestart-from-scratch---adapting-to-consumers-digital-demands-5720465/ 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 consumers’ digital demands. Bradford Keen speaks to Anne Boden, CEO … Wed, 07 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Step it up - the revised payment services directive (PSD2) http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featurestep-it-up---the-revised-payment-services-directive-psd2-5722086/ http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featurestep-it-up---the-revised-payment-services-directive-psd2-5722086/ 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 institutions begin preparing for the implementation of the new rule… Wed, 07 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT In the bio(metrics) sphere – new authentication technology http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featurein-the-biometrics-sphere-new-authentication-technology-5720307/ http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featurein-the-biometrics-sphere-new-authentication-technology-5720307/ 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 to Kevin Nevias, director of the group information securit… Wed, 07 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Go omni for all-in-one service - Simon Separghan of Barclays Bank http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featurego-omni-for-all-in-one-service---simon-separghan-of-barclays-bank-5720530/ http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featurego-omni-for-all-in-one-service---simon-separghan-of-barclays-bank-5720530/ 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. Abi Millar hears from Simon Separghan, director of global cont… Wed, 07 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Future preparations - benefits of utility-type data management http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featurefuture-preparations---benefits-of-utility-type-data-management-5723394/ http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featurefuture-preparations---benefits-of-utility-type-data-management-5723394/ Increased automation, declining profitability and a raft of post-crisis regulations have all changed the way financial institutions think about data. Future Banking asks Peter Moss, CEO for SmartStream Reference Data Utility, about establishing effic… Wed, 07 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Payments without borders: SEPA – the next steps http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featurepayments-without-borders-sepa-the-next-steps-5720564/ http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featurepayments-without-borders-sepa-the-next-steps-5720564/ 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 Santamaría, chair of the European Payments Council, about improving t… Wed, 07 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Block party - Chris Huls of Rabobank Group on blockchain technology http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featureblock-party---chris-huls-of-rabobank-group-on-blockchain-technology-5720454/ http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featureblock-party---chris-huls-of-rabobank-group-on-blockchain-technology-5720454/ 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 security implications of a system built on shared trust, and will its… Wed, 07 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Priceless: a new look that blends experience with innovation http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featurepriceless-a-new-look-that-blends-experience-with-innovation-5723177/ http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featurepriceless-a-new-look-that-blends-experience-with-innovation-5723177/ 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 the capital ‘C’ from its name, which is now shown with the … Wed, 07 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Reinforce the old guard - Future Banking Dining Club briefing http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featurereinforce-the-old-guard---future-banking-dining-club-briefing-5722115/ http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featurereinforce-the-old-guard---future-banking-dining-club-briefing-5722115/ 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 Raiffeisen Polbank, discussed the evolution of bank security over th… Wed, 07 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Data management realities – the role of the chief data officer http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featuredata-management-realities-the-role-of-the-chief-data-officer-5723357/ http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featuredata-management-realities-the-role-of-the-chief-data-officer-5723357/ As volumes of data grow increasingly larger, and transparency via regulation is at the forefront of those in the industry as well as its consumers, Virginie O’Shea, research director at Aite Group, looks at the role of the chief data officer and all … Wed, 07 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Nurturing SME growth - Effective segmentation, simplification and digitalisation http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featurenurturing-sme-growth---effective-segmentation-simplification-and-digitalisation-5672203/ http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featurenurturing-sme-growth---effective-segmentation-simplification-and-digitalisation-5672203/ An exclusive report featuring speakers from SME Banking Europe, Vienna. Fri, 18 Nov 2016 11:04:00 GMT Life after Brexit - risks and rewards for UK banks http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featurelife-after-brexit---risks-and-rewards-for-uk-banks-4964193/ http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featurelife-after-brexit---risks-and-rewards-for-uk-banks-4964193/ The very thought of Brexit may have been unwelcome for many banks based in the UK, but in the wake of June’s referendum result, the months, quarters and likely years of uncertainty the country faces as a ‘divorce settlement’ is negotiated could be a … Fri, 29 Jul 2016 08:28:00 GMT