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Infographic: 10 reasons to invest in data visualization

The ability to tell a story beyond numbers makes data visualization a powerful analytical tool. Data visualization can be used for a myriad of tasks, including analyzing trends, demonstrating performance, evaluating strategies and identifying patterns. The infographic below presents 10 compelling reasons why investments in data visualization is a smart …

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Video: how to successfully navigate an ever-changing financial space

Global business developer Ulf Persson discusses how financial institutions can successfully navigate the opening ecosystem and fast-changing regulatory environment while also carving out their own niches in this insightful video. Uberization offers a brighter future in the financial sphere State of IoT in Kazakhstan The human cost of artificial intelligence

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Infographic: the data science life cycle

The Global Tech Council highlights 7 key parts of the data science life cycle in this simple yet informative infographic. Infographic: 10 reasons to invest in data visualization Infographic: Innopay’s Open Banking Monitor Corporate banking in Russia heading towards the digital

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Infographic: analytics and Big Data in the financial services industry

In an era where constant technological advances are making data more available and both easier and faster to process, Big Data, data analytics and artificial intelligence solutions are vital to long-term success. This is especially the case for financial institutions, which are being barraged by increased competition from new market …

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BigTechs push into the asset management industry

BigTechs – with their size, brand recognition, distribution capabilities and technology – are already active in the financial services industry and have sufficient motivation to enter the asset management industry. With consumer trust in BigTechs now equal to their trust financial institutions and even ahead of their trust in fund …

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China’s WeChat: the high cost of digital convenience

On the surface it may seem the China’s WeChat is a social network like Facebook or WhatsApp. But with more than a billion users and a plethora of functions, it has become a social ecosystem with unlimited possibilities – a messenger, a payment system, an identification system, etc. For most …

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Hong Kong facilitating BigTech’s push into banking

So far this year, Hong Kong’s Monetary Authority (HKMA) has issued virtual banking licenses 8 different groups, including BigTechs, as part of an initiative to promote financial innovation, enhance consumer experiences and increase financial inclusion. The entrance of BigTechs into the financial sector is expected to push established financial institutions …

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The race to digitize banking in the Asia-Pacific region

Competition in the Asia-Pacific region is intensifying between established financial institutions and the technology and e-commerce disruptors that threaten to carve up the payment solutions market. According to a report by Temenos, BigTech companies like Google, Facebook and Apple as well as major payment players like WeChat Pay, Alipay and …

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Balancing PSD2 with GDPR

Europe’s Second Payment Services Directive (PSD2) is reshaping the banking sector. At the same time, the introduction of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) has had a huge impact on how companies must protect data. As financial institutions work to comply with both pieces of legislation, how can they balance …

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Does the Beyond Banking model represent the future of banking?

Beyond Banking is a business model in which consumers receive a package of services through an ecosystem of various providers. It works by taking advantage of open APIs to quickly and easily send data between the information systems of various services using standard data exchange protocols. It has arisen as …

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Data security key for consumer confidence in open banking

Reservations about data security pose the biggest challenge when it comes to increasing consumer confidence in open banking, with 86% of respondents to a recent Forrester Consulting (on behalf of TransUnion) survey concerned about data being sold and 82% concerned about data breaches. As financial institutions begin their push into …

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Key security questions in an open banking ecosystem

While open banking represents a step forward for financial institutions, data and customer identity must remain the highest priority. In fact, the European Banking Authority (EBA) recently released new guidelines on open banking systems that named data security a top priority as banks begin to share their customers’ financial information …

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HR’s turn to analytics

Employers are increasingly turning to data analytics to improve their recruiting and other human resources (HR) processes as they compete to attract and retain the most talented people. Specifically, employers are embracing routine data analytics to quickly determine which of their many job applicants best match their requirements as well …

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The importance of data science skills in HR

Data science has become important in helping organizations identify trends and, ultimately, drive strategies that will impact the bottom line. Here are 4 reasons why data science skills are important for human resources (HR) departments: Adapt to new HR expectations – HR teams are now expected to play a strategic …

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The biggest tech buzzwords in HR

It’s a well-known fact that technology changes everything, even with human resources (HR) functions. At the same time, there are a number of myths and misconceptions out there. Here is a quick look at a few of the big buzzwords in HR-related technology and some clarification of each:        Big Data– …

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Five FinTech trends that will define banking in 2019

The banking sector is becoming both more strategically focused and technologically advanced in order to respond to consumer expectations and try to defend their market shares. As such, the importance of innovation and developing new solutions that take advantage of data, advanced analytics, digital technologies and new delivery platforms has …

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