What is the ‘digital core’ for a bank?

I’ve been talking about banks replacing their legacy mess with a digital core for a while now. Rearchitect your bank by getting rid of spaghetti based systems organised around products and channels to market, and redesign them for digital structures…

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Things worth reading: 21st November 2014

Things we’re reading today include … RBS hit with £56m fine for IT breakdown RBS fined £56m over computer failure VIDEO: ‘This was a really serious failure’ Third Wonga chief fails to last the year Wonga boss quits after five…

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Things worth reading: 20th November 2014

Things we’re reading today include … Coining it in: banking industry culture promotes dishonesty, research finds Biggest bank account bribe ever RBS fined £50m for 2012 computer chaos Jail threat is biggest deterrent for bad bankers, says Bank of England…

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50 shades of grey … hair

I was talking about the component-based model and how it was now moving into component-based regulation, when someone challenged this notion. “Not our regulator”, he said. “Our regulator’s going the other way, and consolidating all regulations under one national system”….

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Things worth reading: 19th November 2014

Things we’re reading today include … Snapcash: Snapchat introduces mobile payment system to make your money disappear Snapchat and Square to launch Snapcash Bank of England’s Mark Carney says crooked bankers should have pay and bonuses slashed to avoid wrongdoing…

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The FinTech wave… all about timing.

I already said in a previous post – here – that the main reason for me to move on from my beloved Innotribe was – basically – my failure in trying to move thinks towards a more self-funded, independent, proactive and financially relevant setting and as many things in life you have to acknowledge when […]

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Things worth reading: 18th November 2014

Things we’re reading today include … Apple now worth more than the entire Russian stock market Seven big U.S. companies paid CEOs more than Uncle Sam in 2013: study UK exit getting closer says Clydesdale Bank owner Mark Carney: Bankers’…

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