Video Interviews/ Blog

22 September 2021

Hard-Talk on Balancing Growth and Fraud Prevention for APAC X-border Businesses​

According to a recent forecast by Forrester, online retail sales in Asia Pacific will grow from $1.5 trillion in 2019 to $2.5 trillion in 2024. Asia Pacific is forecasted to outpace the rest of the world, representing a whopping 64.3% of global e-commerce spending. Digitization is borderless. However, cross-border activities even though bring new streams of revenue also bring new challenges. One of those challenges – knowing your real customers and decreasing the risk of becoming a target of fraud.
13 January 2021

Hard-Talk on ISO 20022: a catalyst for payments modernization?

Banks face complex challenges with implementing ISO 20022. We discuss the ‘state-of-the-art’ situation with Stephen Peters and review best approach, the costs/benefits for banks and customers and the ideal route to a successful implementation.
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
28 September 2020

Hardtalk: Digital Identity – Interconnecting Many Solutions or Start Anew?

Check out our interview with Robert Prigge, CEO of Jumio. Should there be global collaboration to interconnect many solutions?
28 September 2020

Hardtalk: Open Banking: Regulator or Market Driven?

Two seasoned experts in the field, Michael Salmony (Europe) and Paul Brisk (APAC) discuss the latest developments in global Open Banking, emerging best practices in the world and debate on the key lessons learned by markets going into Open Banking through impulses from the regulator or from the market itself.