Blog

Should Community Banks and Credit Unions Worry About Blockchain?

 

There is more hype, discussion and disagreement about Blockchain than any other technology impacting financial services today.

Read More

Topics: banking, banking regulation, bitcoin, fintech, regtech, community banking, blockchain

How Can Community Banks Keep Up With Customer Demands?

In a blog post last month, I listed some of the major challenges facing smaller financial institutions. One of them is the fact that customers are demanding more and more. It is hard enough for community banks to meet regulatory requirements and battle reducing interest margins. How on earth can they keep up with the rapid changes in customer expectations as well?

Read More

Topics: advanced analytics, banking regulation, fintech, data analytics, community banking, customer analyitcs

Fintech in 2017: Risk management takes center stage

A day in the life of the gentleman banker was once described by the 3-6-3 rule – accept deposits at three percent, loan money at six percent and tee off at the golf course at 3 p.m. The financial services industry can rightfully state that it has come a long way since then. It has implemented technological innovation and managed risk in a constantly changing economic environment over several decades. The gentleman banker has since evolved into a sophisticated financial risk manager who works within a complex framework of rules and regulations with tens of trillions of dollars of assets under management. 

Read More

Topics: big data, banking, AML, fintech, regtech, regulation, machine learning, money laundering, risk management

Subscribe to Email Updates

Recent Posts