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Andrea Ramoino

Views on… embedded finance: A lack of options is “one barrier to rapid, wide-scale adoption”

Today 08:47 am

Views on… is a new series from The Banker gathering thoughts and commentary on impactful issues shaping the future of financial services. 


Do tech start-ups need their own bank?

Today 08:46 am

Collapsed firms Silicon Valley Bank and Silvergate Capital catered to the specific financing needs of tech start-ups and crypto firms. Who understands their needs now?

A courier delivering food cycles along a road.

Gig economy workers need banking support

Today 08:41 am

Singapore has called for fintechs to provide stronger safety support for their staff, but globally, gig economy workers are often let down by the banking sector.

Salah Al-Fulaij, NBK’s chief executive officer for Kuwait.

National Bank of Kuwait remains confident despite weakening oil backdrop

March 29, 2023

NBK’s chief executive officer for Kuwait talks about the challenges facing the country’s banking sector, the lender’s international expansion, and digital banking brand Weyay.

Chris Loake, chief technology and operations officer at C Hoare & Co.

A 350-year-old bank knows its place in a digital world

March 27, 2023

Chris Loake, chief technology and operations officer at C Hoare & Co, talks to Liz Lumley about building a simpler, faster, better bank.

A boardroom with empty leather chairs lined up along a table.

The Banker Board – March 23, 2023

March 23, 2023

A weekly look at some of the most recent and influential people moves across the global banking industry.

Chris Skinner

The embedded, invisible, intelligent bank

March 23, 2023

When a bank disappears from sight, can it still exist as a bank? The short answer is yes, in an invisible finance world.

Maram Al Jazireh, chair of BAFT.

Q&A: Maram Al-Jazireh of BAFT

March 23, 2023

Maram Al-Jazireh, chair of BAFT, talks to The Banker about competition, changing regulation and sustainability.

Text reading Fintech Fortnightly over an abstract image of a digital net.

Fintech Fortnightly – March 22, 2023

March 22, 2023

Every fortnight, The Banker showcases the most interesting insights from the world of fintech.

A close-up of a keybaord, with a credit card and padlock, with an inset portrait of Jennifer Barker, CEO of treasury services at BNY Mellon.

Collaboration needed in the fight against payment fraud

March 22, 2023

In an increasingly real-time world, how can companies better fight fraud?

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