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Philippines' first blockchain-enabled platform for MSMEs
23 July 2019
OneConnect, an associate company of China's insurance giant and Fortune Top 29 Company Ping An Group, has partnered with UBX Philippines Corporation,…


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Learn your financial ABCs with Bank Millennium
23 July 2019
This summer, Efma is celebrating its members’ contributions to sustainable development worldwide. Today we hear from Iwona Jarzębska, Director of…


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ING's branches make you feel at home
23 July 2019
Despite banking becoming increasingly digital, many customers still prefer personal contact when it comes to making important financial decisions. That’s…


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Emirates NBD plans further expansion in Saudi Arabia
23 July 2019
Emirates NBD, a leading banking group in the region, announced plans for further expansion in The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA), following approval from…


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soCash to expand its Asian operations, mirroring the emergence of virtual banks
22 July 2019
soCash, the Singapore-headquartered FinTech start-up which allows bank customers to perform banking services (like cash withdrawal, loan applications)…


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SIBS’ simple and secure way to donate money to charities
22 July 2019
As part of this summer’s ‘How Efma members are embracing sustainability’ series, Maria Antónia Saldanha, SIBS’ Brand and…


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9 things I learned at the Efma Insurance Summit
18 July 2019
Yuri Stepanov, General Manager at Mapfre, shares his key learnings from Efma’s Insurance Summit, which took place this June in the heart of Vienna.


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Raiffeisen Bank International ‘goes green’ with ESG incentive scheme
18 July 2019
Andrea Sihn Weber, working as the Head of Group Sustainability Management at Raiffeisen Bank International (RBI), spoke to Efma about how the bank…


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Retail banking trend #5: Engage outside traditional boundaries
17 July 2019
FinTech is seemingly everywhere – from chatbots proactively engaging customers with sales proposals to new, algorithm-based personal financial management…


Innovation of the month
Banking Innovation of the Month: Transforming SMEs’ Onboarding by Santander
16 July 2019
Efma-Accenture’s Banking Innovation of the Month award for July 2019 goes to Santander for transforming SMEs’ onboarding.

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