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Wipro Technologies targets Asia Pacific loan origination market with new Lend Value suite
Date: May 21, 2013Suresh Raman, Asia Pacific & Japan banking group head at Wipro Technologies explains how the company offers both a differentiated product and service for lending technologies.
Author: Carol Wheatcroft
Categories: Channels, Customer Centricity, Technology & Operations
Keywords: Wipro Technologies, Suresh Raman, Narayan Bharadwaj, Wipro Gallager Solutions, Loan Origination, Systems Integration
Customer centricity, accessibility and analytics key consumer channel trends in Asia Pacific
Date: May 14, 2013Proceedings report from the Technology Decision Makers Conference 2013, held in conjunction with The Asian Banker Summit 2013 on new strategies in bank channels, distribution, and customer management.
Categories: Channels, Core Banking, Customer Centricity, Data & Analytics, Data Management, Innovation, Mobile Banking, Operational Risk & Security, Retail Banking, Technology & Operations
Keywords: Asian Banker Summit 2013, Bank Mashreq, CCB, Bank Resona, UBS, Big Data, SBI, OCBC, UK Payments Council, mPesa
Evolution of the intelligent flow monster in trading
Date: May 02, 2013Steve Grob, director of group strategy at Fidessa, explains how playing the scale game successfully within the trading environment will increasingly depend on a changing and more intelligent relationship with technology.
Author: Steve Grob
Categories: Innovation, Markets & Exchanges, Technology & Operations, Trading & Data
Keywords: Fidessa, Steve Grob, Dodd-Frank Act, Swap Execution Facilities, MiFID II, HFT
DBS named best managed bank in Singapore and Asia Pacific
Date: Apr 29, 2013The bank achieved 12 quarters of consistently strong performances since 2010, while CEO Piyush Gupta managed to achieve the main goals outlined in his nine-point strategic roadmap.
Author: Timothy Shim
Categories: Consumer Credit, Customer Centricity, Operational Risk & Security, Retail Banking, Technology & Operations
Keywords: DBS, Piyush Gupta, Asian Banker Summit 2013, OJK, Muliaman Hadad, William Isaac, FDIC, Cesar Virata, RCBC, Ian Johnston, SWIFT, Paul Chow, Alain Chevalier
Australian banks shift channel focus showing slower growth in traditional channels usage
Date: Apr 25, 2013With the positive take-up rate amongst Australian retail customers, mobile banking will be instrumental in altering the way bank branches are used going forward.
Author: Durva Lakhlani
Categories: Asian Banker 500, ATMs & Kiosks, Australia, Cards, Channels, Databook, Mobile Banking, Retail Banking, Technology & Operations
Keywords: CBA, Kaching, ANZ, NAB, Citibank, Westpac, HSBC
Open Bank Resolution – an option for banks that are ‘too big to fail’
Date: Mar 20, 2013This concept, which allows failed SIFIs to remain open for business, ensures liquidity and minimises disruption costs within the banking sector.
Author: Deepa Chandrasekhar
Categories: Basel III, Regulation, Risk and Regulation
Keywords: Liquidity, SIFI, Reserve Bank of New Zealand, Basel Committee of Banking Supervision, Open Bank Resolution
Consistent customer experience across channels a key concern for Malaysia banks seeking regionalisation
Date: Mar 18, 2013Proceedings report from The Asian Banker Breakfast Roundtable Dialogue on the strategic technology and banking business imperatives of 2012.
Author: Levina Lim
Categories: Channels, Core Banking, Data & Analytics, FSI Customer Relationship Management , Innovation, Internet Banking, Mobile Banking, Retail Banking, Risk & Performance, Technology & Operations
Keywords: Channel Integration, Regionalisation, Customer Experience, Process Automation
India opens door for privately-owned Indian banks after 10-year hiatus
Date: Mar 01, 2013Will new entrants in India’s banking sector reduce the number of unbanked in the country and improve competitiveness in the industry?
Author: Lalitha Sivanesan
Categories: India, Regulation, Risk and Regulation
Keywords: Reserve Bank of India, KR Kamath, Deepak Parekh, Punjab National Bank, HDFC Bank, Yes Bank, ICICI Bank, Axis Bank, NPLs
Basel III framework may not always accurately represent capital strength
Date: Feb 21, 2013Chng Sok Hui, CFO of Singapore's DBS, discusses the impact of new capital rules on Asian banks, how BCBS seeks to address them, and the need for local adaptation.
Author: Foo Boon Ping
Categories: Basel III, Regulation, Risk and Regulation, Singapore
Keywords: DBS, Chng Sok Hui, AVC, CVA, BCBS, Stefan Ingves