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  • Financial Agreement Automation RFP Guide

    Dec 12, 2018
    Agreement automation enables financial institutions to digitize account openings, lending, leasing and other financial transactions to improve the user experience and reduce risk. This includes digital identity verification and e-signature technologies that replace time-consuming, paper-based and in-person processes. This Financial Agreement Automation RFP Guide provides a checklist to compare end-to-end and standalone solutions and recommends essential questions to guide your selection process.
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  • Decisions bankers need to make for 2019

    Dec 04, 2018
    Venturing into the New Year, BAI has sought out its own thought leaders as well as three industry experts to offer their best predictions for the 12 months ahead. The report encompasses themes that include talent management; fraud; building customer relationships through empathy; rethinking the approach to baby boomers; analytics and customer relevance; and evolving the digital customer journey. This combination of articles, and the actionable insights they contain, adds up to an executive report like no other and your ideal read to kick off a successful 2019.
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  • Trends, Facts, & Figures Open Banking and Digital Transformation

    Dec 03, 2018
    Financial institutions are moving towards an ‘open system’. This transformation is driven by emerging technologies, regulatory requirement, changing customer preferences, and intense competition caused by non-financial players. The role of Open Banking will grow further as more players recognize the benefits of FinTech collaboration through APIs.
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  • BAI Uncovers Top Trends In Financial Services For 2019

    Nov 28, 2018
    During the November 14 BAI Banking Outlook webinar, BAI researchers shared highlights from surveys to uncover what consumers want from from financial services organizations and what industry leaders are focused on delivering in the coming year.

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  • Executive Report: Rewriting the rules for deposit growth

    Nov 13, 2018
    Whatever 2019 brings to the deposit growth landscape, this much is certain: Things won't get any simpler and quick fixes won't work. The challenge of growing deposits requires due diligence, extra vigilance and constant cultivation. In this executive report, we take on deposit growth with a singular goal: to provide clarity and actionable insights at a time when understandable confusion and concern have dominated the discussion.
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  • The “New” Finance Ecosystem Putting Customers at the Heart of the Value Chain

    Nov 08, 2018
    Regulatory and digital technology changes are transforming the financial services industry at an unprecedented rate. New laws are creating more confidence in the system, but also have given rise to emerging entrants driving big changes. Financial services providers needing to transform in ways that matter to customers should consider these four strategic CX principles as foundational to maturing customer journey programs and initiatives.
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  • Reimagining the employee experience in banking

    Nov 08, 2018
    An employee experience platform can help organizations deliver the consumer-like services people have come to expect in their personal lives. Read a white paper sponsored by ServiceNow that explores how the “consumerization” of the employee experience can benefit the financial services industry, which is rapidly undergoing digital transformation as its workforce grows increasingly mobile, global, agile, and flexible.
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  • A new security paradigm for the digital world

    Nov 08, 2018
    Imagine your entire commercial existence bound to your mobile device. That world is fast approaching, and at its center stands the consumer’s primary financial services provider, which holds their funds, payment media, and data. But do banks truly understand the mobile opportunity and the risks associated with it? This Entersekt-sponsored Mercator white paper explores what a mobile-first security paradigm could mean for banks.
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  • Maximizing the Power of Banking Channels

    Oct 15, 2018
    Digesting channel intelligence takes focus; acting on it requires commitment; building on it means laying foundations that didn’t need to exist all that long ago. But there’s no need to whack at channels and hope for the best. Perhaps properly tamed, today’s plethora of channels will help us create the seamless, peerless, connected banking experience of the future—and help us, in fact, to dig deeper. This executive report will help get you there.
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  • BAI Announces 2018 Outstanding Achievement and People’s Choice Awards Winners

    Oct 12, 2018
    BAI’s Outstanding Achievement Awards consist of three special categories that honor and recognize financial services organizations that have made exceptional strides in driving positive change in the industry. All BAI Global Innovation Award nominees are considered for the honor.

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  • BAI Announces New Experiences at BAI Beacon 2018

    Oct 08, 2018
    Diebold Nixdorf’s (NYSE: DBD) Big Rig Experience Truck (BRET) will be featured in the BAI Beacon campus as part of the company’s 2018 DN Connections Tour. Also new to the conference is BAI’s collaboration with Fintech Forge.

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  • The Top Three Reasons for Considering Core Transformation

    Oct 02, 2018
    Given competitive needs, the digital revolution, and recent successes, the number of banks considering Core Transformation is higher than ever. However, hesitance to tackle this type of effort remains high due to risk, and the benefits of transformation are not easily understood. There are three key reasons banks should consider addressing their Core, including competitive pressures requiring banks to vastly improve the digital customer experience.
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  • How Financial Services Marketers Can Win Using Better Data

    Oct 02, 2018
    It’s hard to prove your true value as a marketer ‒ and get a seat at the strategy table with the C-level executives ‒ when you can’t show them the numbers that validate your endeavors. Read a white paper from Harland Clarke for insight into how using “better” data can help bridge the gap between what you already know and what you need to know.
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  • 4 Steps to Success at Your Next Conference

    Oct 01, 2018
    Conferences are a great casual atmosphere where most people are relaxed, and open to ideas. In addition, you have access to a lot of people that you might have trouble getting a meeting with otherwise, so take advantage!
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  • How modernizing legacy technology wins the digital customer

    Oct 01, 2018
    New entrants and increasing customer expectations for digital products and services continue to disrupt financial services. In response, firms have made significant investments in agile development and operations (DevOps) capabilities. The expected speed and quality benefits of these investments have not been realized for firms that have not modernized their legacy systems. A proven, systematic approach to IT modernization enables firms to realize the speed and quality benefits anticipated.
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  • BAI Announces Five New Specialized Roles in Role-Based Curriculum

    Sep 26, 2018
    BAI announced the release of five new roles in its role-based compliance-focused training courses, which now include Compliance Officer, Commercial Banking, Deposit Operations, Contact Center and Mortgage Loan Servicing.
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  • BAI Selects Top Rising Talent for Its Emerging Leaders Network

    Sep 24, 2018
    BAI announced 100 young professionals have been selected to join the BAI Emerging Leaders Network, a highly selective professional development network dedicated to connecting and fostering the growth of future leaders who will drive positive change in the financial services industry.
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  • BAI Beacon Special Report: Lighting the way forward

    Sep 11, 2018
    This October in Orlando, BAI Beacon will be the place for financial services trailblazers who lead, innovate, inspire, learn, teach and cross-collaborate. In advance of BAI Beacon, four industry thought leaders offer their views on important industry topics. This report will help you discover and ignite your own beacon, and bring its intensity, brightness and brilliance back to your organization.
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  • User Authentication for E-signature Transactions

    Sep 11, 2018
    This white paper provides guidance on how to select and implement user authentication techniques. It answers questions like: -How do I select the right authentication for my requirements? -How do I implement strong authentication, without making the process difficult for the customer? -Can I leverage existing user authentication credentials? -Can I adjust my user authentication criteria for different transactions and processes?
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  • Next Generation of Consumer Banking

    Sep 11, 2018
    Social chat habit is now spilling over to commerce, and it’s a global phenomenon that is rapidly gaining momentum. Clickatell execs make the case for chat banking as the next big step in digital transformation and why financial institutions should pay attention now.
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