Category: Financial Services

Why insurance is getting smart

Why insurance is getting smart

When it comes to technical innovation, insurance is one of those industries that tends to get left behind. It’s inevitable in a way. Insurance is a heavily regulated, highly bureaucratic sector. Caution is in it’s very DNA. But times are changing. And as with many industries, insurance is reaching a crossroads. In order to stay relevant, businesses must reimagine how […]

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Embedding ESG goals could help fintechs become more immersed in sustainable banking, thus improving their market resilience

Embedding ESG goals could help fintechs become more immersed in sustainable banking, thus improving their market resilience

An increasing number of businesses are focusing on how to embed ESG (Environment, Social, and Governance) goals into their strategies. As the notion of sustainability is gaining more ground in the finance sector as well, Marius Galdikas, CEO at ConnectPay, has shared how fellow fintechs could incorporate ESG practices into their business and what impact it could have on fuelling […]

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Mazars launches 2021 ‘Responsible banking practices   benchmark study’

Mazars launches 2021 ‘Responsible banking practices benchmark study’

Mazars, the international tax, audit and advisory firm, launches the 2021 edition of its annual Responsible banking practices benchmark study. The global study assesses the sustainability practices of 37 of the world’s largest banks  based in Europe, Africa, the Americas, Asia-Pacific. The analysis shows that the banking industry now widely acknowledges opportunities and risks relating to sustainability matters. However, full […]

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Partnership for the digitization of the private insurance and pensions market

Partnership for the digitization of the private insurance and pensions market

NN, leader in the Romanian life insurance and private pensions markets, and the local subsidiary of Cegeka, one of the largest European providers of IT solutions, have partnered to transform NN’s customers’ digital experience when interacting with the company’s products and services. The first step was the relaunch of the NN Direct mobile application and new features are expected to […]

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100% online onboarding, a new facility launched by Telekom Banking

100% online onboarding, a new facility launched by Telekom Banking

Telekom Banking, the financial project developed within the framework of the partnership between Telekom Romania and Alior Bank, the local branch of one of the largest banks in Poland,  launches the new generation of opening a bank account through a 100% online process, thus confirming the commitment to digitization and innovation on the Romanian market. The solution was developed in […]

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Luminor Bank Adopts IBM Cloud for Financial Services to Accelerate Digital Transformation

Luminor Bank Adopts IBM Cloud for Financial Services to Accelerate Digital Transformation

Luminor Bank and IBM today announced a new five year agreement was signed in December under which IBM Services will support Luminor to help accelerate its digital transformation while continuously strengthening security and regulatory compliance processes by migrating its IT infrastructure to IBM Cloud for Financial Services. With IBM, Luminor aims to accelerate its adoption of next-generation technology and digital-driven […]

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