Articles and opinions by Foo Boon Ping
Making digital banking a profit centre
An Hyo Ryul, general manager of retail business development at Shinhan Bank, believes the newly launched mobile-based digital banking platform Sunny Bank will allow the bank to digitalise more retail banking assets, effectively monetise online channels, and operate more seamlessly in the online-to-offline space.
Interview: “Now is the best time to hire good talent”
Takeshi Ohashi, general manager and head of Mizuho Bank’s global transaction banking business shares his views on the challenges of expanding its international operations in the midst of the current economic and trade slowdown.
Interview: “Convenient security without compromise”
Eddie Chau, co-founder and chairman of V-Key, a start-up that is looking at making the digital space a more secure environment for financial services transactions, talks about the company’s solutions and growth plan.
Relooking the transaction banking value proposition
The combination of slowing global economic growth, record low interest rates, increasing costs of regulatory compliance, and pace of financial disruption that demands greater investments is making many transaction banks relook their business propositions and operating models.