Banking

Nucleus Software Exports heads banking’s technology revolution

World Finance speaks to Vishnu Dusad, CEO of Nucleus Software, to find out about digital developments in banking

Financial services in the digital age, it's a time when new technology in IT is changing the face of the sector and the customer experience. At the forefront of this revolution is Nucleus Software Exports, which offers software solutions to the banking an...

The importance of data for risk management systems

As financial regulators demand significant enhancements to risk management practices, additional digital stress tests have to be implemented for the process to work

Many banks have a typically top-down perspective on enterprise risk management (ERM). This approach underestimates the importance of data, the core bottom-up enabler for ERM, and compromises the bigger-picture requirements of a sound ERM framework, includ...

Bankers’ bonuses are ‘the wrong target’, says Conservative MEP leader

World Finance looks at whether bank bonus caps will have a negative effect on Europe’s economic performance

Bank bonus caps have been seen as completely arbitrary, with most banks more than capable of side-stepping further EU political pampering. World Finance speaks to Syed Kamall, leader of Britain's Conservative MEPs, to discuss more. World Finance: S...

Bankers’ bonuses are ‘the wrong target’, says Conservative MEP leader

World Finance looks at whether bank bonus caps will have a negative effect on Europe’s economic performance

France budget cuts fall short of EU targets

France’s budget cuts for 2015 are the biggest seen under President François Hollande, but they are not enough to meet EU demands

China’s trade surplus reaches $49.8bn

The country’s trade surplus is at highest ever value following a drop in imports and increase in exports

The importance of data for risk management systems

As financial regulators demand significant enhancements to risk management practices, additional digital stress tests have to be implemented for the process to work

Banco Puente ‘very optimistic’ about Argentina’s investment opportunities

Despite its sovereign debt, Argentina is among the 20 largest economies in the world and offers not only a good platform to do business for the rest of Latin America, but has an abundance of interesting investment opportunities

BankMed inspires Lebanese growth

Having become a key player in Lebanon’s banking community, BankMed has grown across the Middle East, expanding its business ventures over a multitude of platforms

Volatile market conditions in parts of Europe and beyond are posing challenges to Liechtenstein’s financial industry. The principality must adapt its focus to keep up with the changing demands

Liechtenstein fights back as market conditions threaten Europe

Volatile market conditions in parts of Europe and beyond are posing challenges to Liechtenstein’s financial industry. The principality must adapt its focus to keep up with the changing demands

Banca March’s prudent approach sees it become Europe’s most solvent bank

Leader in private banking, the Banca March business model is focused on helping family businesses with their financial needs, and business families with managing their assets

Diversify to succeed: Bank of the West promotes international investment

Investors could realise greater returns and risk management benefits by adopting a strategy that increases the share of their portfolio focused on international assets