Tag Archives: Banks and banking

The world’s best banks: The future of banking is digital after Coronavirus (Forbes Africa)

When Citigroup opened 2020, the most ambitious projects at the $2.2 trillion in assets lender involved major partnerships with technology companies best known for their internet, social media and ecommerce platforms.   In China, nearly 70% of the payments that Citigroup handles for customers are done through AliPay, the payments business spawned by Alibaba. Citigroup’s digital payments […]
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Access to banking services is spreading throughout the developing world

By: The Data Team May 7, 2018 Source: https://www.economist.com/blogs/graphicdetail/2018/05/daily-chart-3

SA banks: An industry overview by the numbers

By: Business Live September 28, 2017 Source: https://www.businesslive.co.za/fm/fm-fox/numbers/2017-09-28-sa-banks-an-industry-overview-by-the-numbers/?platform=hootsuite

What does the rise of fintech mean for banking? (Weforum)

By: Rosamond Hutt April 04, 2016 Source: https://www.weforum.org

Justice, interrupted: More wrongdoing at banks, more swingeing fines, no prosecutions (Economist)

By: The Economist Source: econ.st/1AgJIZ2  May 23, 2015

Retail banks ratchet up tech spending to extend their online and mobile capabilities around the world

Retail banks around the world are responding to the emerging threat of new internet players – and the digital transformation traditional rivals – by doubling down on their ICT spending according to… GIBS Information Centre / GIBSIC‘s insight: mobile online : “ Capgemini surveyed 18,000 retail banking clients in 35 countries for its 2013 World Retail Banking […]
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Safest Emerging Markets Banks 2013 | Global Finance

Global Finance presents its annual ranking of the soundest banks in the developing world GIBS Information Centre / GIBSIC‘s insight: EM banks – “Outside South Africa, rating coverage of banks in sub-Saharan Africa remains small, and only South African institutions hold investment-grade ratings.   HOW WE MEASURE THE SAFETY OF BANKS  The safest banks chart […]
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