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Financial Well-Being Is the Key to Strengthening the Employer-Employee Connection

Jeremy Beament
The last two years have been anything but easy, prompting a whirlwind of changes in how and where people work. Technology became more imperative than ever by allowing the world to stay connected whether working on-site or at home. A KPMG report reveals that nearly all employers were eager to......
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How Uncertainty Breeds Creativity within the Banking Industry

Rohit Bhosale
When the COVID-19 pandemic hit, the banking industry was thrown into a higher pace of digital transformation than it had ever experienced before. The need to keep up with digital-first incumbents had been present for many years but with the world in a lockdown, the challenge was heightened. This giant......
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How Tech can Reduce Friction between Buyers & Sellers in Global Trade

Rahul Nath
Customers want their commercial experiences in global trade, be it B2B or B2C, to be low-effort, seamless, and fast. Any perceived friction impacts the adoption and usage of the product/service. Thus, one way to assess friction in commercial transactions is anything that may prevent a potential customer from completing a......
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A Mobile-Led Risk-Based Approach Is Crucial to Achieving Financial Inclusion

Sandy Rheeder
Fintechs that are innovating, operating and growing throughout Africa have moved on from the broad academic concept of financial inclusion to the practical onboarding and walking hand in hand with under-served people along a financial journey. The first port of call is understanding that serving the under-served is not just......
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Fintechs Must Embrace a Good Customer Experience (CX) to Compete

Daniel Siekmann
Whether due to pandemic-related factors or consumers’ ongoing desire for more convenient banking options, the fintech sector is booming. In the first quarter of 2022 alone, venture capital investments in fintech startups topped $29 billion, and the median pre-money valuation for late-stage fintech companies hit $257.5 million. That’s 44.5 percent......
Analytics Guest Posts

How to Connect with Today’s Increasingly Influential ESG Investors

Shiva Sharif
Today’s investors are increasingly embracing their ability to change the world, and that means they’re pursuing strategies that align with their values as well as their pocketbooks. The best evidence of this is the rise of exchange-traded funds (ETFs) focused on screening investments based on environmental, social and governance factors......
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The Banking Technology That’s Cutting Down Wait Times for Customers

Rohit Bhosale
Over the past few years, we’ve seen tremendous innovation of banking technology across the banking sector. With headlines of bricks and mortar branches diminishing, the emergence of new challenger banks has piled the pressure on financial firms to elevate their digital customer experience (CX). The industry has responded by investing......
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Insurance Businesses can Propel Growth Online Following Three Recommendations

Danielle Michaely
The insurance industry, which was previously steady and predictable, is no longer so. Growth without losing profitability is difficult, climate change is affecting certain risk profiles irreversibly, distribution needs have become genuinely multichannel, and customers expect items tailored specifically to them. Meanwhile, technology has continued to evolve at a breakneck......
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Financial Services DevOps: Moving Beyond “Modernize and Automate”

Anthony Caiafa
At its simplest, DevOps is a set of practices to organize processes, software delivery pipelines and operational workflows. The movement represents a change in IT culture, focusing on rapid IT service delivery through adopting agile, lean practices in the context of a system-oriented approach. Between 2007 and 2008, the DevOps......
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How Payment Orchestration Empowers Retailers to Maximize the Value of Buy Now Pay Later

John Lunn
Consumers are tempted by payment options offering them varying degrees of convenience and flexibility. This year, they have more choices than ever as digital wallets, online cash applications, QR code payments, money transfers, and cryptocurrencies move into the mainstream. One increasingly popular form of payment globally is Buy Now Pay......