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Difficult outlook for Chinese banks in 2018
Date: Jan 22, 2018   |   Author: Alicia Garcia Herrero | Opinion
Banks in China will still continue to seek more stable sources of income and more organic generation of capital
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The enterprise value of data and digital transformation
Date: May 24, 2017   |   Author: Dante Disparte and Daniel Wagner | Research Note
Data is a strategic asset that allows companies to acquire or maintain a competitive edge in the knowledge economy. To unlock the hidden value of data, firms should treat data as an integral part of their supply chain, because it impacts the entire ecosystem in which a firm operates.
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Singapore’s fintech journey – where we are, what is next
Date: Nov 16, 2016   |   Author: Ravi Menon | Opinion
Ravi Menon, managing director of the Monetary Authority of Singapore, talks about the general principles guiding the regulator towards the creation of a Smart Financial Centre during the Singapore Fintech Festival - Fintech Conference 2016
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Disruption forces banks in Asia Pacific to refocus their technology investments
Date: Oct 26, 2016   |   Author: Neeti Aggarwal | Research Note
Competition is forcing banks to improve the digital experience of their customers. Banks are focused on investing in mobile technologies, data analytics, security and cloud computing.
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Brexit and weaker economic growth hit HSBC's performance
Date: Aug 22, 2016   |   Author: Shenming Wang | Research Note
HSBC will continue reshaping its business and conduct cost-saving strategies amidst a weak performance in its European, Latin American, and North American businesses.
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Solving the customer insight problem
Date: Nov 04, 2014   |   Author: Shridar Jayakumar | Opinion
Shridar Jayakumar, program director for Oracle Business Analytics, AP, feels understanding the cost of acquiring and maintaining a customer, associated risks, and customer lifecycle potential are key to identifying profitability.
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“Regulatory procedures no roadblock to innovation”
Date: Nov 20, 2013   |   Author: Bertrand Pigeon | Interviews
Kris Kumar, SVP at Digital Realty, discusses MAS’ revised Technology Risk Management Guidelines, and the resultant impact on data centre provider-FI partnerships.
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Facing FATCA: Unravelling the IT solution confusion
Date: Aug 14, 2013   |   Author: Colin Camp | Opinion
Colin Camp, managing director of Dion Global Solutions, feels that FIs are finally coming to terms with the reality of FATCA, and must now decide how to address the demand placed upon them.



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