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ACCESSIBILITY: BANKING FOR THE 21ST CENTURY

Globally, 15 percent of the population live with some form of disability. Improving accessibility for these individuals creates a significant opportunity for banks that could add over $24 billion to annual revenue. In addition to increased revenue, further benefits that can be gained from accessible banking include: the opportunity to demonstrate social responsibility and enhance company reputation, improved compliance with legal mandates to provide equal access and opportunity for disabled people.
  • Charles Laing, Marcus Muller, and Sarah Hamburg
  • 22 October 2018
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BREXIT: NAVIGATING THE DOCUMENTATION LANDMINE

As banks prepare for Brexit, how can they harness technology to help in the legal relocation of trading activity? We outline the three key steps required.
  • Duncan Butters
  • 17 October 2018
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DATA COMMERCIALISATION: HOW TO CAPITALISE ON YOUR GREATEST ASSET

Data is all around us. It’s ever-growing, and as we know, it’s a powerful commodity, underpinning many of the world’s most successful businesses. With larger-than-ever volumes of data now being captured and stored, coupled with cheaper and improved computer infrastructure and processing power, there has never been a better time to make data commercialisation (also known as ‘data monetisation’) part of the corporate strategy.
  • Capco and Lloyds Banking Group
  • 15 October 2018
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LIQUID INVESTING: FINE WINE OFFERS A PROMISING PATH TO RETURNS

In this article, Capco's Kristina Pepe shares how one sensory asset is becoming an increasingly attractive form of alternative investment.

  • Kristina Pepe
  • 16 October 2018
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SOLVING BREXIT'S MANAGEMENT CONUNDRUM UNDER KWG & MaRISK

There's a seldom discussed challenge that financial institutions face due to Brexit: the management conundrum. In this article, Capco Germany share how businesses can solve it.

  • Marinela Bilic & Jorge Mejia
  • 10 October 2018
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NEO BANKS ARE HERE TO STAY

In Capco’s August report, Can’t Beat ‘Em, Join ‘Em?: The Rise of the Neo Bank, we reported that Monzo, the UK based neo bank offering current accounts, had hit 500,000 customers; and that they, along with Starling Bank, had just come at the top of a customer satisfaction poll for ‘The Best British Bank’; that N26, the European challenger bank, was still described as a newcomer. Just a few months later, the growth from these new market players has been astounding. 
  • Robert Gamble
  • 08 October 2018
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REGULATORY INTELLIGENCE BRIEFING ISSUE NINE 2018

In this month’s Regulatory Intelligence Briefing (RIB), Center of Regulatory Intelligence (CRI) delves into customer complaint processing systems. We review the impact complaints can have on an institution, and the ways in which utilizing these complaints can strengthen systems and processes.
  • Center of Regulatory Intelligence
  • 04 October 2018
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10 CONSIDERATIONS BEFORE MOVING TO A CLOUD-BASED CTRM

Energy and commodity trading firms are increasingly embracing cloud-delivered technologies and products as they seek to reduce costs and improve their technology infrastructures. For those considering moving to cloud-based solutions for critical E/CTRM capabilities, there are several considerations, many of which may not be obvious at first glance.
  • Jim Andrews and Mayank Moudgil
  • 04 October 2018
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BREXIT: A FRENCH PERSPECTIVE

The likelihood of a ‘hard’ Brexit becomes more likely by the day. But what does this mean for French banks? Capco’s Bélinda Sabatier argues why they should hope for the best, but prepare for the worst.
  • Bélinda Sabatier, Management Consultant, Capco Paris
  • 02 October 2018
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WHY DOES BLOCKCHAIN MATTER?

Blockchain continues to be met with hype and cynicism in equal measure. So why should you - or even your grandmother - care about it? Capco's Romal Almazo explains.

  • Romal Almazo
  • 04 October 2018