What is the future of banking?

New trends in finance, from open banking to the rise of fintech startups, are shaking the industry and putting customers at the heart of the future of banking

Banks demand more, not less, regulation

Opening up banking to more competition remains in the slow lane while new regulations rev up the industry

Open banking is coming, but it’s taking its time

Slow to take off, open banking could yet transform financial services and offer better deals for banking customers

Fighting fraud in open banking

New rules designed to open up banking and provide a better deal for customers require increased vigilance against possible fraud

Open banking fails to get consumer buy in

Workers leaving Canary Wharf

An initiative designed to open up banking, mainly to third-party fintech providers, and expand consumer choice seems so far to have failed to gain widespread trust

Opening up banking is a revolution

Top solutions solve the problem of easy payments

Possible sharing of consumer data, through new tech-driven banking arrangements, is set to open up the financial sector amid concerns for customers’ privacy