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 Fighting rising cybercrime in the UK http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featurefighting-rising-cybercrime-in-the-uk-5953486/ http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featurefighting-rising-cybercrime-in-the-uk-5953486/ Online and mobile banking are on the rise, but rates of cybercrime are soaring in the UK and beyond. Patrick Kingsland asks Professor Alan Woodward, cybercrime expert at the University of Surrey, and Stuart Skinner, director of fraud at Nationwide, a… Thu, 19 Oct 2017 23:00:00 GMT User-friendly solutions to counter cyberthreats http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featureuser-friendly-solutions-to-counter-cyberthreats-5953487/ http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featureuser-friendly-solutions-to-counter-cyberthreats-5953487/ Today, businesses can encounter any number of cyber-threats. Travis Farral, director of security strategy at Anomali, explains how the company’s comprehensive and user-friendly solutions help businesses identify and tackle threats, and facilitate sec… Thu, 19 Oct 2017 23:00:00 GMT Metro Bank's IT investment helps it protect its turf http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featuremetro-bank-standing-tall-amid-stiff-competition-5953477/ http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featuremetro-bank-standing-tall-amid-stiff-competition-5953477/ The blue and red signage of Metro Bank is now a staple of most UK high streets, but the institution still faces stiff competition from older incumbents and more nimble app-based rivals. Greg Noone talks to Martyn Atkinson, the firm’s director for cha… Thu, 19 Oct 2017 23:00:00 GMT Cybersecurity is high on European Banking Association's agenda http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featureeuropean-banking-association-joining-forces-to-enhance-cybersecurity-5953491/ http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featureeuropean-banking-association-joining-forces-to-enhance-cybersecurity-5953491/ The European Banking Association (EBA) has placed cybersecurity high on its agenda for 2017. Slavka Eley, head of the EBA supervisory convergence unit, and Lot Anné, one of the unit’s banking experts, outline the potential pitfalls of modern-day tech… Thu, 19 Oct 2017 23:00:00 GMT Rabobank: making instant payments a banking reality http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featurerabobank-making-instant-payments-a-banking-reality-5953492/ http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featurerabobank-making-instant-payments-a-banking-reality-5953492/ In a world where customers expect their banks to deliver the 24/7 services that they get from other industries, Rabobank’s Erik Kwakkel explains why it pays to be an early mover in the latest iteration of SEPA, which will make the promise of instant … Thu, 19 Oct 2017 23:00:00 GMT Data-centre optimisation for agile banking http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featuredata-centre-optimisation-need-of-the-hour-for-modern-banking-5953437/ http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featuredata-centre-optimisation-need-of-the-hour-for-modern-banking-5953437/ A bank’s data-centre model is increasingly the beating heart that sustains all of its services and allows it to respond to a changing market. As financial institutions move away from in-house models in search of data-centre optimisation, Jim Banks as… Thu, 19 Oct 2017 23:00:00 GMT Nationwide Building Society embraces technology to improve customer service http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featurenationwide-building-society-embracing-biometrics-and-other-innovative-technology-5953485/ http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featurenationwide-building-society-embracing-biometrics-and-other-innovative-technology-5953485/ In order to enhance its services, Nationwide Building Society has invested in innovative technology to meet its members’ needs. Future Banking speaks to Matt Cox, head of insight and innovation, about the building society’s continued digital advancem… Thu, 19 Oct 2017 23:00:00 GMT Disadvantages of overlooking expense management http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featuredisadvantages-of-overlooking-expense-management-5953462/ http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featuredisadvantages-of-overlooking-expense-management-5953462/ In a world of intensifying competitive and regulatory pressures, banks may be forgiven for putting considerations such as fees and expenses management lower down their list of priorities, but, in doing so, they are overlooking some potentially huge g… Thu, 19 Oct 2017 23:00:00 GMT Artificial intelligence can help banks retain customers http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featureboosting-the-banking-sector-through-artificial-intelligence-5953493/ http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featureboosting-the-banking-sector-through-artificial-intelligence-5953493/ The use of artificial intelligence (AI) in financial services is growing all the time but is dismissed by some as purely a gimmick. However, AI offers many exciting possibilities in the banking sector, potentially boosting efficiency by reducing the … Thu, 19 Oct 2017 23:00:00 GMT Fintech: banks should compete or collaborate http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featurefintech-changing-customer-relationship-with-banks-5953447/ http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featurefintech-changing-customer-relationship-with-banks-5953447/ Banks have adopted different ways to engage with emerging fintech competitors, from acquiring them to trying to match them and everything in between. Rod James finds out how banks have been combining multiple approaches to great effect and discusses … Thu, 19 Oct 2017 23:00:00 GMT Opening up data can make banks digital leaders http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featureapplication-programming-interfaces-revolutionising-banks-digitally-5953468/ http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featureapplication-programming-interfaces-revolutionising-banks-digitally-5953468/ Changing regulation dictates that banks become more open with their data. Far from being a burden, it is an exciting chance to reposition themselves as digital leaders. Kevin Hanley, director of innovation at NatWest, tells Bradford Keen how APIs for… Thu, 19 Oct 2017 23:00:00 GMT Digitally exclusive banking: a revolutionary wave http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featuredigitally-exclusive-banking-a-revolutionary-wave-5953325/ http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featuredigitally-exclusive-banking-a-revolutionary-wave-5953325/ As branch visits continue to decline, a new wave of start-ups are tapping into this trend and offering digital services only. Abi Millar talks to Monzo CEO Tom Blomfield; Tandem co-founder and CEO Ricky Knox; Tide founder and CEO George Bevis; and Ho… Thu, 19 Oct 2017 23:00:00 GMT Biometric authentication can prevent fraudulent transactions http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featurebiometric-authentication-better-security-against-bank-fraud-5953489/ http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featurebiometric-authentication-better-security-against-bank-fraud-5953489/ Fraud is increasing as online and mobile banking continue to grow, but financial institutions remain dependent on decades-old password and user-ID security systems. Future Banking speaks to James Stickland, CEO at Veridium, about how biometric techno… Thu, 19 Oct 2017 23:00:00 GMT Advantages of cloud-based predictive analytics http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featurestay-one-step-ahead-with-predictive-flash-solutions-5953151/ http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featurestay-one-step-ahead-with-predictive-flash-solutions-5953151/ Effective ways of storing and accessing data are crucial in today’s financial services industry, but disruptions are common. Future Banking talks to Gavin Cohen, vice-president of product and solutions marketing at Nimble Storage, a Hewlett Packard E… Sun, 15 Oct 2017 23:00:00 GMT Tackling money laundering with effective technology http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featuretackling-money-laundering-with-effective-technology-5953295/ http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featuretackling-money-laundering-with-effective-technology-5953295/ Over a year on from the Panama Papers leak, financial institutions face increasing pressure to prevent money laundering and other types of financial crime. As new regulations come into play in 2017 and 2018, how can technology help firms comply and o… Sun, 15 Oct 2017 23:00:00 GMT Data-centre advisory helps banks to choose right solution http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featuredata-centre-advisory-aligns-strategy-and-reality-5953235/ http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featuredata-centre-advisory-aligns-strategy-and-reality-5953235/ Whether clients are looking to outsource their data-centre needs, build and run their own facility or acquire the real estate to do so, JLL draws upon its wealth of experience to assist them. Alex Tilley, director of the specialist EMEA data-centre t… Sun, 15 Oct 2017 23:00:00 GMT Artificial intelligence in financial services industry http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featurerevolutionary-chatbots-artificial-intelligence-for-the-financial-services-industry-5953260/ http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featurerevolutionary-chatbots-artificial-intelligence-for-the-financial-services-industry-5953260/ Artificial intelligence is being hailed as a transformative set of technologies for the financial services industry, but its capabilities and limitations have not yet been fully grasped. Future Banking talks to Edwin van der Ouderaa, senior managing … Sun, 15 Oct 2017 23:00:00 GMT Future Banking, in partnership with IBM, launches its latest episode looking at Managed Cloud Services (the Right Cloud) http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featurefuture-banking-in-partnership-with-ibm-launches-its-latest-episode-looking-at-managed-cloud-services-the-right-cloud1-5853881/ http://www.banking-gateway.com/features/featurefuture-banking-in-partnership-with-ibm-launches-its-latest-episode-looking-at-managed-cloud-services-the-right-cloud1-5853881/ Data sits at the very heart of banking transformation and the data centre is pivotal to modern banking operations. Tue, 27 Jun 2017 15:37:00 GMT 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