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Start4big chooses the winners of its second Wave of Innovation EXCLUSIVE

Start4big chooses the winners of its second Wave of Innovation

Friday 26 February 2021

Start4big, the first multisector open innovation programme promoted by five major companies in Europe (Aigües de Barcelona, CaixaBank, Naturgy, SEAT and Telefónica) chooses the winners of its second Wave of Innovation.

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Fintech Friday: Rosaly – helping Europeans get paid early

Fintech Friday: Rosaly – helping Europeans get paid early

Friday 26 February 2021

Arbia Smiti is the founder of ROSALY and she spoke with Efma’s Boris Plantier about her startup that is giving employees the chance to be paid early, alleviating the anxiety that often arrives at the end of the month.

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Insurance Trend #5: Commercial line transformation

Insurance Trend #5: Commercial line transformation

Thursday 25 February 2021
Canada Life offers health coaching program targeting chronic disease prevention and management EXCLUSIVE

Canada Life offers health coaching program targeting chronic disease prevention and management

Thursday 25 February 2021
New Efma Review looks at how banks and insurers handled a year of disruption

New Efma Review looks at how banks and insurers handled a year of disruption

Wednesday 24 February 2021
Insurance Innovation of the Month: Reputational Risk Insurance by Beazley

Insurance Innovation of the Month: Reputational Risk Insurance by Beazley

Wednesday 24 February 2021
Generali Global Assistance to offer travelinsurance for campers through RoverPass EXCLUSIVE

Generali Global Assistance to offer travelinsurance for campers through RoverPass

Wednesday 24 February 2021
Westpac and SocietyOne announce new partnership for digital banking EXCLUSIVE

Westpac and SocietyOne announce new partnership for digital banking

Tuesday 23 February 2021
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Studies & Reports

Partnerships in SME banking UPCOMING

Partnerships in SME banking

Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) have an outsized impact on the global economy. They represent 90% of all businesses, employ roughly 70% of all workers globally and produce up to half of global GDP. Though they have suffered disproportionate...

Kasikornbank: Mobile and marketplaces for the next generation UPCOMING EXCLUSIVE

Kasikornbank: Mobile and marketplaces for the next generation

At Efma, it is our mission to promote knowledge sharing and best practices in the financial services industry. It is easier to do when some of the most innovative players in the industry make up our membership. In this latest installment of our &lsqu...

Machine learning in financial institutions UPCOMING

Machine learning in financial institutions

Financial institutions are employing advanced analytic tools like AI and machine learning across a wide range of functions. These technologies are transforming banking and improving the customer experience. AI is being used for customer personalizati...

Efma Review 2021: Navigating disruption

Efma Review 2021: Navigating disruption

2020 was unprecedented by virtually every measure. A once-in-a-century pandemic swept the globe, upending everyone’s lives in its wake. People have been forced, or chosen, to stay home most of the year. Many businesses have been shut down, reop...

Bank + Fintech: Partnerships powering digital banking

Bank + Fintech: Partnerships powering digital banking

Partnerships in banking are nothing new. For years, banks have partnered with companies to bring new services and offers to their customers. What has changed is the nature of partnerships and the types of companies banks look for in a partner. As ban...

Innovation in insurance: The end of insurance as we know it

Innovation in insurance: The end of insurance as we know it

The insurance industry is undergoing a major period of transition. Insurers understand that business models of the past will not necessarily lead to success in our much-changed future. To that end, insurers across the globe are disrupting themselves,...

Media content

SME at a glance: expert views on the news. Episode 4: Esra Kivrak
Podcast

SME at a glance: expert views on the news. Episode 4: Esra Kivrak

Tuesday 1 December 2020
SME Banker of the Year: Episode 6,  Rajeev Chalisgaonkar (Standard Chartered)
Podcast

SME Banker of the Year: Episode 6, Rajeev Chalisgaonkar (Standard Chartered)

Tuesday 17 November 2020
SME at a glance: expert views on the news. Episode 3: Helene Panzarino
Podcast

SME at a glance: expert views on the news. Episode 3: Helene Panzarino

Tuesday 3 November 2020
SME Banker of the Year: Episode 5, Lori Darlington (RBC Bank)
Podcast

SME Banker of the Year: Episode 5, Lori Darlington (RBC Bank)

Tuesday 20 October 2020
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The end of insurance as we know it: Ageas Portugal Grupo

Nuno Horta, Innovation Manager, tells us how his company is breaking new ground through innovation....

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First annual SME Banking Awards presented by Efma and Mastercard

Following a year of critical SME banking support, our awards will recognize the top SME Banker and Bank of the Year....

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Is this what they meant by democratization of finance?

Opening up the stock market to retail investors is having extraordinary consequences....

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The end of insurance as we know it: MAPFRE

Jose Antonio Arias, Chief Innovation Officer at MAPFRE, discusses how the company’s open innovation platform is at the heart of their business....

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Top Trends in Banking 2021: Five strategies intelligent banks will prioritize to accelerate digitalization and boost resiliency and CX in 2021

As the financial services industry bids adieu to the black-swan events of 2020, businesses, individuals, and governments speculate about what’s next. Capgemini Top Trends in Banking 2021 eBook analyzes the drivers, opportunities and risks drivi...

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Neglect the in-person banking experience at your own risk

Banks are closing their branches and shifting resources to digital. But a new study in France shows the perils of delivering a subpar in-person experience....

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New Efma Review looks at how banks and insurers handled a year of disruption

Efma has released the latest edition of its annual review series organized around four topics: How Covid-19 has accelerated pre-existing trends, SME banking and its crucial support for businesses, open banking and partnerships, and insurance and insu...

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Socially-focused neobanks are filling crucial gaps

New banks are recreating a sense of community for our digital age....

Latest case studies

Bper Star EXCLUSIVE
Banking innovation case study

Bper Star

Thursday 11 February 2021

We give credit to talent..

PeoPay KIDS app EXCLUSIVE
Banking innovation case study

PeoPay KIDS app

Wednesday 10 February 2021

A pioneer solution, which helps children take their first steps in the world of mobile finance. ..

Reputational Risk Insurance EXCLUSIVE
Insurance innovation case study

Reputational Risk Insurance

Tuesday 12 January 2021

Social media and rising public anger means that now, more than ever, companies face a pressing need for financial protection from reputational crises and also the means to engage with reputational signals intelligence. ..

Core Insurance Transformation EXCLUSIVE
Insurance innovation case study

Core Insurance Transformation

Tuesday 12 January 2021

A digital customer centric Eco-system which is an integrated, agile and flexible platform which is leveraging on innovative technology..

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