Efma articles

News
Piraeus Bank launched a fully automated e-branch
02 January 2017
Piraeus Bank is the first to launch into the Greek market a new model of a fully automated e-branch, in three points within the region of Attiki. The…


Regional focus
Bank of Africa: Capitalising on untapped potential
28 December 2016
Amine Bouabid, director and CEO of the Bank of Africa Group, predicts that digital technologies will help Africa’s banks to remain competitive and…


Interview
Getting rid of the insurance industry’s vulnerability
27 December 2016
Ahead of her presentation at Efma’s upcoming Insurance Summit, Angela Mhlanga, head of bancassurance at Standard Bank, tells us about the challenges…


Regional focus
Sterling Bank: Turning challenges into opportunities
26 December 2016
Abubakar Suleiman, executive director of finance and strategy at Sterling Bank, discusses some of the main issues banks across Africa face, and how they…


News
Emirates NBD launches 'Banki' edutainment mobile simulation game to promote financial literacy
23 December 2016
Bank also aims to raise interest in Emirati youth to pursue banking and financial careers.


News
Over £110million in deposits already for Atom Bank
23 December 2016
In April 2016, Atom Bank, the UK’s first bank built exclusively for mobile, became the first of the new breed of challenger banks to open its virtual…


Regional focus
Vietnam International Bank (VIB): Meeting changing needs
23 December 2016
Warren Cammack, innovation and strategy executive at Vietnam International Bank, discusses the rapid changes within the Vietnamese market and the challenges…


Banker's view
Alior Bank: Bringing virtual agents to banking
22 December 2016
Monika Reczek, R&D team manager at Alior Bank, shares the secrets behind the Polish bank’s new Dronn project, which won the Big Data, Analytics…


News
Philippe Laulanie was elected CEO of the CB Card Scheme
22 December 2016
Philippe Laulanie was unanimously elected Chief Executive Officer of the CB Card Scheme at the General Assembly held on 16th December 2016. He will succeed…


News
BBVA Compass names Garanti Bank's Onur Genç as CEO
22 December 2016
BBVA Compass today named Garanti Bank's Onur Genç as its next CEO and announced that Manolo Sánchez will become its non-executive chairman,…

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