Post Tagged with: "SAP"

What PayPal, SAP and Intel See for the Year Ahead in Fintech

What PayPal, SAP and Intel See for the Year Ahead in Fintech

by January 4, 2016 at 1:51 pm 0 comments

2016 will see increased investment in mobile and deeper functionality in the Internet of Things, according to two Israel-based financial services experts. Matan Bar, head of PayPal’s Consumer Product Center in Tel Aviv, noted in the Jerusalem Post several areas he expects to see change in PayPal’s areas of operation inRead More

Why the Apple-IBM Deal Matters More to Banking Than You Might Think

Why the Apple-IBM Deal Matters More to Banking Than You Might Think

by July 16, 2014 at 11:52 am 1 comment

It would be easy to dismiss the Apple-IBM partnership announced yesterday as an iPhone sales deal. In fact, the deal has significant implications for banking and banking technology. Hear that, SAP? At the heart of the deal is a new opportunity for Apple to sell to corporations through IBM, which owns corporateRead More

Ignore the Banking Studies?

Ignore the Banking Studies?

by March 25, 2014 at 10:22 am 1 comment

You can find data to tell you just about anything about banking these days. That’s not a good thing. This morning I came across two banking studies that, while not exactly contradictory, seem to be implying two opposing trends. On the one hand, there is the Bankrate.com study released today thatRead More

CSC Expands Partnership with SAP

by May 29, 2013 at 4:18 pm 1 comment

CSC, the Virginia-based information technology company, and German software company SAP are already collaborating on financial services products, and it was announced this week that they will be deepening their relationship. Could an acquisition be in the works? The press release from May 15 reads in part: Under the expandedRead More

Prices for Mobile Apps Appear to Drop for FIs

Prices for Mobile Apps Appear to Drop for FIs

by March 1, 2013 at 10:14 am 0 comments

“The mobile phone is likely to be the basic bank account of the world by the next decade,” wrote Brett King in his new book, Bank 3.0. It appears that that transition will cost financial institutions less — to the chagrin of tech vendors. Sources tell Bank Innovation the price vendorsRead More

Citibank’s Global Head of Mobile and Tablets Talks Innovation

by January 15, 2013 at 9:16 am 0 comments

In a video series launched by EFMA and SAP last fall, Andres Wolberg-Stok, global mobile and tablet director for Citibank, discusses the bank’s innovation strategy. The series also features bankers from BNP Paribas Fortis, Santander, and Banque Libano-Francaise.  

Don’t Call It Bank CRM, But CIP (Customer Interaction Platform)

by November 12, 2012 at 11:58 am 0 comments
American Express Crowned World’s Top Financial Services Brand for 2012

American Express Crowned World’s Top Financial Services Brand for 2012

by October 3, 2012 at 10:17 am 1 comment

American Express was crowned the No. 1 financial services brand for 2012 by Interbrand this week. Too bad American Express didn’t even crack the Top 20 among the Top 100 global brands. In ranking No. 1 among financial services brands, Amex came in at No. 24 among all brands. (Coca-ColaRead More

SAP’s Richest Sector? (Hint: Banking)

SAP’s Richest Sector? (Hint: Banking)

by August 13, 2012 at 12:45 pm 0 comments

With SAP celebrating the big 4-0 this year, one of the world’s largest enterprise software providers received a wonderful birthday present: substantial growth within its SAP Financial Services unit last quarter.

SAP to Standardize Bank to Corporate ERP This Year

SAP to Standardize Bank to Corporate ERP This Year

by August 6, 2012 at 10:03 am 1 comment

SAP intends to release software later this year that would standardize the enterprise resource planning software, known a ERP, it provides to large corporations and mega banks. And the implications of this are profound.