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Unearthing performance gains to boost bank value

Unearthing performance gains to boost bank value

May 2015—Many performance improvements can raise bank valuations. The most powerful may not be the ones you’d expect.more

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The impact of regulation

April 2015—The chief financial and risk officer of APG, Angelien Kemna, believes pension funds and regulators must work together to foster opportunities for long-term investment while ensuring stable, sound, and safe financial markets.more


Capitalizing on Asia’s digital-banking boom

March 2015—Our new survey shows Asia’s finance consumers are rapidly switching to online banking, presenting risks and opportunities for companies.more

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Claims management: Taking a determined stand against insurance fraud

April 2015—Fraud is a growing problem, particularly in the fields of motor and P&C, and fighting fraud has considerable cost and profit potential for insurers. Insurers should act now to capture this potential.more


Setting capital free: An interview with Tom McCabe of DBS Bank

March 2015—Corporate clients’ rising expectations are transforming the role of the relationship manager. One bank is responding by transforming its relationship managers’ capabilities.more


The $64 trillion question: Convergence in asset management

February 2015—Traditional asset managers and alternatives specialists are eagerly contending for an outsize share of a rapidly growing industry.more


Adapting to digital consumer decision journeys in banking

February 2015—A host of emerging technologies are poised to personalize consumer experiences radically. Here’s how banks can prepare.more


Strategic choices for banks in the digital age

January 2015—Consumers around the world are quickly adopting digital banking. Incumbents only have a short period to adjust to this new reality or risk becoming obsolete.more


How winning banks refocus their IT budgets for digital

December 2014—Not all investments in digital appear to pay off—a selective approach is essential when digitizing the enterprise.more


The future of global payments

November 2014—While strong growth has returned to the payments industry, disruptive forces will continue to reshape the competitive landscape.more


The bank of the future

November 2014—Digitization is challenging the very way banks operate. Yet it also represents a significant opportunity, as McKinsey’s Somesh Khanna explains.more

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Viewing banking opportunities through different lenses

September 2014—Surging numbers of middle-class borrowers in emerging markets are a big factor in banking’s growth, but there’s also plenty of potential in the upper reaches.more

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An open road for life insurance

September 2014—Purchases of life insurance surge at a relatively high income threshold.more

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