RPA in finance: Is it ‘bank’able?

March 15, 2021

The question raised by most people regarding robots in banking is the unsurprising “How can you trust robots with your money?” and while we can agree to disagree that “they aren’t human” is a good answer, it advances some questions about the “new-normal” that we may soon need to acquaint ourselves with.
While RPA is growing in popularity among financial companies around the globe, we recap some of the top bargains it offers, both to banks as well as their clients.

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Digital transformation in wealth management

February 22, 2021

Traditionally, the business of wealth management has been based on personal relationships and trust, as client engagement involves several individuals and manual processes. This business model has poor scalability and efficiency and the need of the hour is a next-generation operating model that is supported by Data, Analytics, and Technology.

We are currently at a juncture when the industry’s business models are getting disrupted, with digitization accelerating the change. In this article, we take a look at a few of the several drivers bringing changes to the world of wealth management.

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Digital disruptions that will shape the global payments industry

October 23, 2020

Among all the industries that got shaken up by COVID-19, the payments industry is arguably the one that saw the most disruption. However, in the past six months, e-commerce, digital payments, and other online services have all registered excellent growth. The pandemic has reshaped how consumers and businesses interact with each other and this will shape the future of the payments industry. 

Here are a few of the trends that were observed during this time.

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How COVID-19 is redefining the financial services industry

October 14, 2020

COVID-19 has undoubtedly had an adverse impact on the financial world. Firms are scrambling to survive this downturn by looking for new ways to generate revenue and cut costs. This has effectively reduced spending within the economy and thus, banks and other financial institutions are faced with a tough market to sell their products off.  […]

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How real-time payments may save the gig economy in a post pandemic world

April 13, 2020

One of the main reasons for the rise in popularity of the gig economy was the flexibility and freedom it provided to its employees. Being able to work on their own schedule, having the option of pursuing multiple careers, or even just having a side hustle as an extra source of income, made the gig […]

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Sharing Economy: Planting the Next Big Economic Revolution

September 7, 2018

The Sharing Economy promises to make use of underutilized assets to spur demand and reduce wastage. With the help from mobile, such services have allowed a leapfrogging into the future.

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