Tag: banking

Products, Retail banking

GAFA in Banking. Will They or Won’t They?

April 23, 2018

Via: Finextra

There has been a lot written over the past few years about the so-called impact that GAFA (Google, Apple, Facebook & Amazon) will have on banking world in the future. These large tech companies are so intertwined with our lives […]

Activity, Trading

Morgan Stanley shares pop after bank reports better-than-expected earnings

January 18, 2018


Morgan Stanley posted fourth-quarter earnings and revenue on Thursday that beat analyst expectations, excluding a charge related to the tax bill, as strong results in wealth management offset a big drop in fixed income trading revenue. Here’s how the banking […]

Business banking, Products

Open Banking: Redefining the Private Banker

January 18, 2018

Via: Finextra

The acclaimed author and social commentator Malcolm Gladwell once commented, “We learn by example and by direct experience because there are real limits to the adequacy of verbal instruction”. With Open Banking, private banking can be available to all A […]

Activity, Trading

Citigroup’s $18 Billion Loss Recalls Sins of the Financial Crisis, Shares Gain

January 16, 2018

Via: TheStreet

Citigroup Inc. (C) shares rose as the bank said its fourth quarter earnings exceeded analysts’ expectations, not counting a $18.3 billion loss it took to write down the value of tax credits saved up following its massive government bailout in […]

Capital and risk, Operational

Upgrade your banking software like TESLA

January 15, 2018

Via: Finextra

There’s a lot about TESLA’s way of doing business I admire; especially when I think about what it could bring to the world of financial technology. I don’t mean a banking system powered by lithium-ion batteries or setting up branches […]

Activity, Trading

Big bank stocks have plenty of juice left — here’s why

January 11, 2018

Via: Market Watch

While worries around Nafta and the bond market might be fading a bit, earnings season is ramping up. Delta’s results have cruised in today, and a couple of giant banks — J.P. Morgan JPM, +0.03% and Wells Fargo WFC, +0.10% […]

Products, Retail banking

Humans and robots: the future of customer-centric banking

January 3, 2018

Via: Finextra

A recent report by the Future of Work Commission, chaired by deputy Labour party leader Tom Watson, made me reflect on how banks in the UK have dealt with the technological revolution of the last few years, and how they […]

Capital and risk, Credit

Corporate vs. Business Credit Cards: Which Is Best for Your Bottom Line?

October 10, 2017

Via: GOBankingRates

Corporate and business credit cards are two different things. Corporate credit cards are typically issued to businesses with revenues of several million to billions of dollars, and the company, not an individual, is liable for any nonpayment issues. Business credit […]

Products, Retail banking

Report: JPMorgan Most Popular Brand, U.S. Bank Most Loyal Customers

September 25, 2017

Via: ABF Journal

Brand Finance conducted research on bank brands in 22 markets to see how customers’ opinions have changed in an era of major disruption to the industry. David Haigh, CEO of Brand Finance, commented, “As global banks retreated after the Great […]

Products, Retail banking

Big tech eyes up banking

September 20, 2017

Via: Finextra

Mark Rodrigues, senior adviser at New York-based M&A advisory firm Arma Partners, analyses the prospect of Google, Amazon, and other large-cap tech players making acquisitions to establish themselves as dominant forces within the financial services sector The paper asks: “What […]