Capital market firms always have been more mature in their use of data and technology than their retail and corporate banking cousins, and the results of the CGI Client Global Insights demonstrate that the pace of change within capital markets continues to accelerate. The sector is experiencing an overarching imperative to meet customer demand and reshape business models, with new technology as the key enabler. Here’s a look at the top five technology trends underway in capital markets. More...

Looking back at 2017, it was all about real-time payments, with the global move toward instant payments gaining momentum. In Europe, SEPA instant credits went live, and the European Payments Council announced that nearly 600 payment service providers from 8 countries are now signed up to offer SEPA instant credits. In the U.S. and Canada, programs to introduce new instant payments infrastructures moved forward.  More...

As part of the 2017 CGI Client Global Insights, we interviewed more than 1,300 business and technology leaders across 10 industries and 17 countries to get their perspective on top trends within their sectors, as well as their corresponding challenges and priorities. In this blog, I discuss some of the key trends and insights coming from the corporate and transaction banking (CTB) executive interviews. More...

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