Business Strategy

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Org design isn't a people chart, it's the foundation of a good company culture

Organisation design is essential in building a strong working culture. Getting it wrong can cause a domino effect of problems and inefficiencies across a busine...

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Article — Business banking

Forget agile, ethics is the new battleground

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I’ve incentivised innovation, why aren’t my employees innovating?

Despite attempts to portray the opposite, traditional financial organisations are struggling to innovate. In fact in many cases they are having to spend a fortu...

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Article

What FS companies are getting wrong with their cloud based solutions

Everyone’s got a bike these days, right? How many bikes would you admit to owning? Is your ‘multi-bike’ strategy paying off? Now ask yourself the same questions...

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Article — Payments

DeFi & Stablecoins: Africa's new savings vehicle

Africa is the most worthy market for mainstream adoption of decentralised finance. Why? I could go on and on about the underbanked, underserved populations and ...

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Article — Payments

5 Insights from Under The Hood

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Article — Retail banking

Lending in Africa: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

I’d like to start this by stating that Africa is not a monolith and for the purpose of this post, I’ll be zeroing in on the East and West African markets. This...

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Report — Business banking

Rebuilding financial services from the inside

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Article — Business banking

Do you have enough technology understanding in your Compliance team?

GDPR, MiFID II, Solvency II, SCA, PSD2, Brexit… The past decade has been pretty hard on Compliance teams if not only for all the acronyms they need to remember.

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Article — Business banking

Pace of change is a power law

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