- General Suppliers / Consultancies
- Niche Suppliers / Consultancies
- Banking Community Sites
- Related Magazines
- Other Useful Links
1. General Suppliers / Consultancies
The following companies market products and services related to various areas of Banking operations.
IBM website with the latest information on a range of subjects + products relevant to the UK Financial Services industry.
- HEWLETT PACKARD
Hewlett Packard technology solutions for the Financial Services Industry.
- COMPUTER SCIENCES CORPORATION (CSC)
Customised banking solutions including sections concerning ‘Core Banking’, ‘Cards’, ‘Cheque Image Archive’, ‘Payments’, ‘Consumer Loan Administration’.
Consulting on Business Process Outsourcing for the Financial Services Sector.
‘Achieve greater efficiency through new revenue sources or restructuring’
- MCKINSEY & COMPANY
- BAIN CONSULTING
Financial Services consulting
Banking and securities consulting
For over 100 years financial institutions have chosen Unisys to help increase efficiency, improve customer relationships, and enhance profitability.
- DATA CORE
E-business solutions; legacy support services; system integration; custom software solutions.
Banking IT solutions
IT and business consulting
Niche Suppliers / Consultancies
The following companies market products and services that are relevant to a specific area of Banking Operations
- MISYS – INTERNATIONAL BANKING SYSTEMS
Misys-IBS is one of the world’s leading suppliers of IT solutions to the banking industry
- FIDELITY INFORMATION SERVICES (formerly known as ALLTEL)
Technology products and consulting
Fiserv is the leading provider of technology products and services for the financial world.
Microgen is a key supplier of Trust, Fund and Private banking systems to major companies operating across international jurisdictions
- Data capturing software
Correspondence management (paper; fax; email; web-forms; etc)
Payment Processing Solutions
Information management and communications
Global provider of real-time transaction management solutions
Designs, develops, markets and supports enterprise-class sales and marketing information software
Card payment processor
Customer interaction software
A provider of innovative enterprise-wide financial risk management software
SunGard Trading and Risk Systems provides integrated, enterprise-wide solutions for financial and energy trading, risk management and operations, as well as asset liability management and financial planning and forecasting
Teradata, a division of NCR Corporation, puts the unbridled power of the world’s leading enterprise data warehouse solution that delivers a great ROI through a simple and efficient infrastructure, built for speed and infinite growth.
- E1 Works
Consultancy specialising in Financial Risk Management and Management Information Strategies
Banking Community Sites
Directory of banks across the world; discussion forum for banking issues (e.g. Fraud)
Broad website including news of latest developments in banks across the world; various resources including extensive links.
- IFS Learning
Institute of Financial Services: extensive resources & research service.
Topical articles related to banking
British Bankers Association: articles & resources
- UK Payments Administration
Suppliers of services to a wide range of payment schemes and brands.
- The Economist
Research resources; articles; etc.
The European Banking Federation
- The Institute of International Finance
The Institute of International Finance, Inc. (IIF), is the world’s only global association of financial institutions
- Basel Committee on Capital Adequacy
The web site of the committee, a subset of the web site of the Bank of International Settlement, with all the official consultation papers
The international financial reporting standards (IFRS) and International Accounting Standards Board (IASB)
The Fédération des Experts Comptables Européens (FEE) is the representative organisation for the accountancy profession in Europe.
Other Useful Links