Sibos 2019: The Best Video Highlights from Day 1-4

So, Sibos 2019 has come and gone. I will be sharing some of my Sibos 2019 notes over the coming days, but today wanted to alert folks that weren’t able to attend that you can watch many of the sessions on YouTube at Sibos TV. Also, check out The Best of Sibos 2019 London, and delve ...

Sibos 2019 – A Day by Day Guide for Payment Geeks

Long time no blog! I want to get back into the blogging grove, and what better way to do so by sharing what i think will be pretty cool sessions at Sibos 2019. Since Sibos is in London this year, I’m hoping i can sneak in at some point. Let’s see..! Apparently this is going ...

The Top Payments News Stories in July 2019

Payment news stories in July seemed to slow up a little, perhaps people were too busy enjoying the cricket, tennis and the lovely warm weather. Although, as this post reveals there was still plenty going on. Check out the top payment news stories from July 2019: 1. Payments News – Cyber Security RSM survey highlights big increases ...

The Top Payments News Stories in June 2019 1

The garden is almost complete, and I’m starting to blog a little more. Still not quite as much as i would like, but I’m back on it. This post summarises the key happenings in payments and financial services over the last month. Check out the top payment news stories from June 2019: 1. Payments News – ...

Preparing for Open X – The World Fintech Report 2019 by Capgemini

Preparing for Open X - The World Fintech Report 2019 by Capgemini
Last week Capgemini released their annual fintech report – World Fintech Report 2019. Capgemini provide a cool Fintech Report 2019 infographic recap, which i have shared below. World Fintech Report 2019 – 5 Key Themes: Capgemini and Esma believe the financial services sector must look beyond the current open banking “phase” and toward a future ...

7 Sizzling SWIFT Cyber Threats YOU Need To Know

A few weeks back SWIFT released a report – ‘Three years on from Bangladesh: tackling the adversaries‘ – detailing SWIFT cyber threats that have emerged in the last few years since the Bangladesh Bank hack. That bank heist was described by the SWIFT CEO Gottfried Leibbrandt “as a watershed moment for the banking industry..”, since ...

The Top Payments News Stories in May 2019

Its been another quiet blogging month from me, sorry about that. I have had some household duties, i.e sorting the garden out, to attend to. It’s pretty much done, and I hope to be back regularly blogging soon. In the meantime check out below the top payment news stories from May 2019: 1. Payments News – ...

Facebook Survey Reveals How You Want to Manage Your Money

Facebook Survey Reveals How You Want to Manage Your Money
Facebook shared some interesting insights, based on a global customer survey, recently into the customer journey. This post highlights some of the key themes and the UK based infographic. It is worth noting the survey is not extensive, but in terms of the themes it is interesting – do take a look at the interactive ...

The Top Payments News Stories in April 2019

Let me start off by apologising for laying low and hardly posting in April 2019. I see a lot of folks visiting the blog and sharing posts, this motivates me and i truly appreciate your support. I look forward to sharing stuff that i have learnt about with you in May. In the meantime, this ...

AI Revolution in 1 Insanely Informative Infographic

AI Revolution in 1 Insanely Informative Infographic
The folks at Techjury created a hugely popular AI Revolution infographic at the beginning of the year. The Techjury article provides some insightful AI statistics, but it is the infographic that caught my eye. Following are a couple of key AI Revolution themes – AI Timeline provides a brief history of AI from the Turing Test, space ...