Barney Frank, an ex-congressman of the United States, key architect and part-namesake of the Dodd-Frank Act, speaks to The Asian Banker about US President Trump’s attempts to change the bill, which he described as a “disaster”. In February, Trump signed an executive order to review the mammoth regulatory system put in place after the 2008 financial crisis with the US Treasury Secretary expected to report his findings in June.
Jeremy Hubbard, head of digital and technology at UBank, believes that by championing a new perspective to savings, backed by a focused approach in personalisation and improved customer experience, UBank is on its way to becoming the most referred brand.
Vladislav Solodkiy, managing partner, Life.SREDA, talks about key issues and challenges to financial technology growth in Asia and existing infrastructure gaps that hinder the scaling of fintech in the region.
Dennis Tan, head of consumer financial services at OCBC, shares how the bank is leveraging its data analytics and digital capabilities to increase productivity and efficiency amid tough competition in Singapore.
An Hyo Ryul, general manager of retail business development at Shinhan Bank, believes the newly launched mobile-based digital banking platform Sunny Bank will allow the bank to digitalise more retail banking assets, effectively monetise online channels, and operate more seamlessly in the online-to-offline space.
Takeshi Ohashi, general manager and head of Mizuho Bank’s global transaction banking business shares his views on the challenges of expanding its international operations in the midst of the current economic and trade slowdown.
Eddie Chau, co-founder and chairman of V-Key, a start-up that is looking at making the digital space a more secure environment for financial services transactions, talks about the company’s solutions and growth plan.