The proliferation of technology and entry of new players such as FinTechs continues to disrupt the retail banking industry. Augmenting customer experience has been the need of the hour as customers increasingly adopt digital products and services. In pursuit of more nimble processes and innovative approaches, traditional retail banks are enthusiastically investing in digital transformation and FinTech collaboration. With banks under pressure to boost revenues and reduce costs, while delivering better customer experience, they have been investing in emerging technologies such as blockchain, Artificial Intelligence, and Digital IDs. Moreover, banks are automating their processes and increasingly migrating their infrastructure and applications to the cloud to create a seamless customer journey. Many regulations and open-banking initiatives are emerging across the globe aimed at fostering innovation. To stay competitive, banks must remain cognizant of numerous implications from within and from outside the financial services industry. This report explores and analyzes the most high-impact tech trends expected to drive future retail banking ecosystem dynamics.
AVASANT DIGITAL FORUM: THE FUTURE OF FINANCIAL SERVICES: ENABLING A DIGITAL-FIRST BANK
Familiarize yourself with recent developments in blockchain applications for financial...