2020

The Innovators 2020: Africa

The Innovators 2020: Africa

Ecobank is rolling out services to help clients manage their money anywhere, anytime—and launching a sandbox to encourage more financial innovation.

Tech Tie-Up To Tackle Covid-19 Contact Tracing

Tech Tie-Up To Tackle Covid-19 Contact Tracing

Epidemiologists say this type of contact tracing promises to contain flare-ups of the virus, but to be part of an effective lockdown-exit strategy, contact tracing will need to be used in conjunction with rapid virus testing and mass adoption. 

Swift GPI Is Growing Up

Swift GPI Is Growing Up

Banks and payment processors are learning how to use the secure messaging system to facilitate and manage all cross-border payments transactions.

2019

Digital Banks Of Distinction 2019

Digital Banks Of Distinction 2019

Global Finance’s Digital Bank of Distinction awards again single out banks demonstrating that innovation isn’t limited to big banks with big tech budgets.

Open Banking Goes Global

Open Banking Goes Global

Open banking promises to deepen banks’ relationship with their customers. But different jurisdictions are moving at very different speeds to accept and encourage it. 

Adapt Or Die: Payments Partnerships

Adapt Or Die: Payments Partnerships

Open banking and real-time payments are changing the market. Banks hope a wave of acquisitions and partnerships will keep them competitive.