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More on the Innovations Moving Financial Services Forward

BAI is the global hub for connecting forward-thinking financial services organizations and leaders who are changing the face of the industry. We recognize and celebrate innovation through the world’s leading financial services innovation awards program. Develop deeper knowledge of the strategies and processes behind these innovations through webinars, reports, presentations, podcasts and more.

BAI Banking Strategies Articles

Change makers: The force behind banks that win

April 8, 2019

As a BAI Global Innovation Awards judge, Amy Radin is seeking problem-solving breakthroughs as practical as they are incredible.

Your nomination invitation: The 2019 BAI Global Innovation Awards

Mar. 11, 2019

The challenges may seem limitless. But the potential to meet them is endless. It’s time to recognize breakthroughs that make a difference.

How Hurricane Harvey led to a banking brainstorm

Aug. 31, 2018

USAA’s award-winning banking innovation flies above the rest—literally. The San Antonio, Texas-based financial institution is a co-winner for Innovation in Societal and Community Impact in this year’s BAI Global Innovation Awards.

Welcome to the U.S. of I: American banks and the unstoppable state of innovation

July 30, 2018

What domestic banks learn from global leaders, they can apply to breakthroughs that in turn change the world.

From ideation to innovation—and invention

July 18, 2018

Finalists for the BAI Global Innovation Awards embody curiosity, grit and a proven ability to lead change rather than follow it.

Innovation, the next generation

July 9, 2018

BAI President and CEO Debbie Bianucci writes about how this year’s BAI’s Global Innovation Awards will inspire innovation—not just by honoring what the winners did, but also exploring in more depth how they did it.


Innovation in banking: How problem solvers become pace setters

June 11, 2018

Innovation expert and BAI Global Innovation Awards judge Amy Radin says banks can start their journey by asking how their next important project can change people’s lives.


BAI Banking Strategies Podcasts

Smart ways to address new consumer habits with innovative tech

Mar. 29, 2019

BAI Global Innovation Awards judge Alex Sion of Citi’s D10X program explains how financial institutions can apply the latest technology to rapid changes in family life and consumer behavioral patterns.

What’s hot in banking innovation, fintech and digital growth

Feb. 05, 2019

Sue Britton, CEO and founder of the FinTech Growth Syndicate and BAI Global Innovation Awards Judge, gives us a glimpse on the most exciting developments on the banking horizon.