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Global Financial Regulatory Landscape

Posted by on Jan 14, 2013 in Articles, Banking Product Engines, Management Information | 0 comments

Presentation on the likely future shape and size of banks conditioned by the emerging changes in regulation.

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RBS Systems Incident – What it means for all banks

Posted by on Aug 14, 2012 in Articles, Banking Product Engines, General | 1 comment

This article looks at three questions the regulators should be asking all large money transmission banks as a result of the RBS systems incident in June 2012.

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Banking Commission – PART 2

Posted by on May 5, 2012 in Articles, Banking Product Engines | 0 comments

This article describes how a separation might be achieved in systems and operations terms to support the Independent Banking Commission’s recent reforms and the Financial Stability Boards’ “Living Wills” requirements.

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Banking Commission – PART 1

Posted by on May 4, 2012 in Articles, Banking Product Engines | 0 comments

This article describes how Investment and Retail Banks are connected.

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Remember, Remember Banks In November

Posted by on Nov 20, 2011 in Articles | 0 comments

Banks have been making IT Changes rather unsuccessfully recently. This article suggests there is a pattern with root causes and concludes that Banks will have to change their change implementation strategies in the near future to avoid worse failures.

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Banking Disintegration – A New Industry?

Posted by on Aug 15, 2010 in Articles, Banking Product Engines, Channels, Customer Relationship Management, General | 0 comments

Discussion of banking disintegration, focussing on the various complexities arising from the partial divestment of RBS branches to the Santander Group. The specific problems of divestment might spawn a new IT service industry.

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Banks and their loan information problem

Posted by on Nov 15, 2009 in Articles, Banking Product Engines, General, Management Information | 0 comments

UK Banks are under increasing pressure from a range of external stakeholders to clarify the real value and nature of their assets. There are many aspects of banking and its operations that complicate a Bank’s reaction to this pressure.

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