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Stress Testing ‘Still a Challenge for Banks’ - 23 October 2014

Stress testing is a given for banks, as regulations and compliance pressures loom. Yet only one in four banks say they’re highly mature at it, report business analytics software specialist SAS and Longitude Research ...

US Bank Launches Corporate Payments Mobile App - 23 October 2014

US Bank corporate travel and purchasing card clients will be able to retrieve account information on the go, with the bank’s launch of its AccessOnline Mobile app ...

UK Supermarket Chief Steps Down as Profit Error Widens - 23 October 2014

The chairman of Tesco, the UK’s biggest supermarket chain, announced his resignation as the company admitted that a previously revealed overstatement of its profits was greater than first thought
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European Treasurers Judge SEPA as Successful - 23 October 2014

Three in four senior treasury and finance professionals say that the single euro payments area (SEPA) has brought greater efficiency to the European payments industry ...

Cyber Attacks top Concerns of Global Financial Institutions - 23 October 2014

Following recent high-profile cyber attacks on major sectors of the global economy, cyber security has become the main concern of the financial services industry, a survey by The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC) reveals ...

Tradeweb Adopts Accelus Org ID for KYC processes - 22 October 2014

Information services provider Thomson Reuters said that its Tradeweb Europe affiliate, a leading provider of electronic fixed income and derivatives marketplaces, will use the group’s Accelus Org ID ...

UK Bank Customers Show Readiness to Switch - 22 October 2014

Banks are “walking a fine line” with their customers according to independent research commissioned by Ping Identity, which suggests that at least a third of UK customers would switch their banking provider ...

RBS to Launch Accelerated Client Onboarding - 21 October 2014

The Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) plans to provide a new service that will offer the bank’s corporate clients a secure, quicker and simpler way to open bank accounts ...

Compliance and Regulation Weigh on Europe’s Risk Managers - 21 October 2014

Compliance and regulatory issues head the list of challenges in managing a multinational insurance programme, according to the 70 risk managers who attended insurer ACE Group’s recent multinational risk forum held in London ...