APC HardTalk

balancing act in digital times?

SWIFT is moving towards an “account-2-account” positioning. What will be the impact for banks, businesses and ultimately the positioning of SWIFT as service provider?

APC Webinar 17-Dec

The success of (and competition to) the ‘4-corner-model’ in payments

Banking and payments has been based on the 4-corner model for decades. Now we see the emergence of platforms (instead of 4-corner, we have any-to-any). This is not only an architectural reorg, it is also a commercial revolution…  >>

HARDTALK with Industry Experts

13 November 2020

Hardtalk with Alain Raes: SWIFT & BANKS

SWIFT is moving towards an "account-2-account" positioning. What will be the impact for banks, businesses and ultimately the positioning of SWIFT as service provider?
22 October 2020

Hardtalk with Kalliopi Spyridaki – Data Governance

Check out this hardtalk on data governance between Michael Salmony, executive advisor at equens Worldline, and Kalliopi Spyridaki, chief privacy strategist, Europe & Asia Pacific at SAS.
7 October 2020

Hardtalk with Bo Harald: What could be the role of banks?

Check out our interview with Bo Harald, Independent Advisor, Entrepreneur, ex Executive Vice-President of Nordea and Head of Executive Advisors Tieto, Helskinki Finland

Upcoming Webinars

10 July 2020

The Economics of Payments Systems – Part 1 | The success of (and competition to) the ‘4-corner-model’ in payments | 17 Dec 2020

From theory to strategy and what next? Three international top experts will discuss the development and discuss the ongoing changes from an economic viewpoint.
10 July 2020

Reshaping Treasury Management | TBA

Next generation treasury will of course be increasingly real-time, integrated and automated. Intelligent tools use the data to do projections, support decision making, automate tasks, reduce risks and save costs.
10 July 2020
AI , Data economy

Data Powering Financials – The Data Driven Transformation of Payments/Transactions

With our present digital evolution and transformation, scalable and sustainable governance of data is more important than ever. Regulatory regimes such as GDPR, HIPAA, GLBA, or CCPA have put data governance in the news..

What our attendees say

"I really enjoyed it and agree that it felt like a proper conversation and debate."

"very informative and I learnt a lot"
"insightful and enlightening"

"Well balanced speaker choice"

"the Identity seminar was great! It was comprehensive and gave a clear understanding on the challenges globally and regionally."
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“As data will be the new lifeline for Financials, a repositioning and integration with other value chains will become essential. Also breaking up existing services and offering services into smaller components are inevitable. We will see an influx of forward integration with third parties and other sectors, as Fintechs are ideally positioned as catalysts and enablers in this process!”

Harry Smorenberg

Member of APC Global Expert Council

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