A US study, based on the quick service restaurant chain Chick-fil-A, offers conflicting evidence on whether a TMS is the best option when upgrading from Excel-based forecasting.
The EU's updated Payment Services Directive (PSD2) is expected to heighten competition among the banks, open markets to non-banking challengers and foster vigorous innovation across the financial sector.
The geopolitical shocks of 2016 saw businesses understandably concerned about how the new reality of resurgent economic nationalism might affect cross-border trade and capital flows. Yet as this article explains, there’s no need for overreaction.
Banks which start to prepare now for the region to join the move to immediate payments can secure a major competitive advantage.
Asia Pacific economies are showing strong economic growth but a record number of companies have seen delayed payments.
With less than 12 months left before the General Data Protection Regulation comes into force across Europe, many firms are still alarmingly unprepared.
Open banking promises to provide better services to consumers, more informed decision making and lower costs for banks. However it also requires a mindset change by the industry.
Ever since the sub-prime mortgage bubble burst in 2008, people have been trying to spot the seeds of a future crisis. But there’s an altogether less likely bubble starting to emerge.
Understanding the deep and dark web will help financial organisations combat the threats they face in a cyber world.
The banking industry is on the frontline of technology adoption, and with the rise of fintech, banks are facing increasing pressure to evolve all aspects of the traditional ‘brick and mortar’ model.