Efma articles

Banker's view
Meezan Bank: Poised for growth
08 March 2017
Irfan Siddiqui of Meezan Bank discusses how the business is leading the way in establishing Islamic banking in Pakistan’s retail financial services…


News
Nordea prepares for PSD2 with first iteration of open banking portal
08 March 2017
Nordea has released the first version of its Open Banking portal targeted towards external developers. Currently the site has limited functionality but…


Feature
How to succeed with an open API approach
07 March 2017
As retail banks across the globe wake up to the fact that they must take an API-enabled approach, Jason Bates and Ross Methven, co-founders at 11:FS,…


Banker's view
Blom Bank: Evolving in a changing market
06 March 2017
Elias Aractingi of Blom Bank talks about the challenges and opportunities facing banks as digitisation, disruption and regulation shape regional and global…


Feature
BNP Paribas Fortis launches new hub for young people
06 March 2017
BNP Paribas Fortis has introduced a new online hub to help enhance the financial education of young people.


Banker's view
How PBZ is boosting customer loyalty
03 March 2017
Privredna banka Zagreb (PBZ) is rewarding customer loyalty by offering savings of up to 30% if they choose three or more of the bank’s products.


Banker's view
Bank of Ireland: How to bank in the age of experiences
02 March 2017
Having transformed the customer experience at some of the world’s largest and most recognised brands, Brían Corish has recently been appointed…


Interview
Why banks need to become customer-centric
01 March 2017
In advance of his presentation at Efma’s upcoming Distribution Summit, Hector Abrego Perez, deputy general director of Channel Development and Innovation…


Interview
Garanti Bank: Creating a unique offering for SMEs
28 February 2017
Esra Kıvrak, senior vice president of SME banking at Garanti Bank, explains what it takes to create a differentiated offering for SME customers.


Banker's view
Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank: Steering a course for success
28 February 2017
Arup Mukhopadhyay of Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank discusses how the bank has built a resilient business in an evolving industry.

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