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Navigate the future

Our take on the technology and trends disrupting world markets, and how to seize the opportunities

Four factors CIOs must consider during COVID-19

How to keep employees connected and able to run the business as usual

How to keep employees connected and able to run the business as usual

Navigate the future | 5 May 2020

Could small businesses play a key role in the COVID-19 recovery?

Upon opening a new sub-branch to support Wuhan SMEs, our China Head of Business Banking shares his views

Upon opening a new sub-branch to support Wuhan SMEs, our China Head of Business Banking shares his views

Navigate the future | 4 May 2020

Cybersecurity threats are much closer than you think

Cheri McGuire, our Group Chief Information Security Officer, and cyberpsychologist Dr Mary Aiken, on the evolution of cybersecurity and how…

Cheri McGuire, our Group Chief Information Security Officer, and cyberpsychologist Dr Mary Aiken, on the evolution of cybersecurity and how…

Navigate the future | 17 Jun 2019

Step inside our Hong Kong virtual bank

We recently won a licence to operate a virtual bank in Hong Kong. Deniz Güven, our new bank’s CEO, gives…

We recently won a licence to operate a virtual bank in Hong Kong. Deniz Güven, our new bank’s CEO, gives…

Navigate the future | 29 May 2019

Embracing disruption: the future of banking

Our Group Chief Information Officer, Dr Michael Gorriz, on the trends that are changing banking, and what it will take…

Our Group Chief Information Officer, Dr Michael Gorriz, on the trends that are changing banking, and what it will take…

Navigate the future | 7 Nov 2018

Rewiring the DNA in banking

The Global Head of our innovation hub SC Ventures on transforming banking with intrapreneurs, fintechs and new business models

The Global Head of our innovation hub SC Ventures on transforming banking with intrapreneurs, fintechs and new business models

Navigate the future | 2 Nov 2018

Digital architects: inside the world of a UX designer

Our in-house user experience (UX) experts on how to build the ideal working experience

Our in-house user experience (UX) experts on how to build the ideal working experience

Navigate the future | 1 Nov 2018

The digital treasurer of the future

Tech disruption is inevitable. Treasurers should embrace change to improve efficiency and turn themselves into key business advisers

Tech disruption is inevitable. Treasurers should embrace change to improve efficiency and turn themselves into key business advisers

Navigate the future | 21 Sep 2018

Welcome to the ‘smart bank’

Why we’re applying for a virtual banking licence in Hong Kong

Why we’re applying for a virtual banking licence in Hong Kong

Navigate the future | 13 Jun 2018

Why bitcoin isn’t a real threat to major currencies – any time soon

Cryptocurrencies are disrupting the financial landscape, but their challenge to traditional currencies may be limited

Cryptocurrencies are disrupting the financial landscape, but their challenge to traditional currencies may be limited

Navigate the future | 24 Apr 2018

Going digital in Africa

Our first digital-only bank in Africa is bridging the gap between traditional banking and generation digital

Our first digital-only bank in Africa is bridging the gap between traditional banking and generation digital

Navigate the future | 27 Mar 2018

Digitising customer care – the call centre of tomorrow

Banking is becoming ever more digital. But that doesn’t mean it needs to be less personal

Banking is becoming ever more digital. But that doesn’t mean it needs to be less personal

Navigate the future | 7 Dec 2017

My fintech story: I want to transform financial services

Millennials are starting all the fintechs, right? Not quite. Aged 50, ex-broker Ned Philips is bucking the trend after spotting…

Millennials are starting all the fintechs, right? Not quite. Aged 50, ex-broker Ned Philips is bucking the trend after spotting…

Navigate the future | 18 Oct 2017

How close is a password-free world?

Biometric authentication promises convenience and security in more ways than you can imagine

Biometric authentication promises convenience and security in more ways than you can imagine

Navigate the future | 21 Sep 2017

The mobile wallet: where it began

How Kenya’s financial services leapfrogged into the 21st century

How Kenya’s financial services leapfrogged into the 21st century

Navigate the future | 19 Sep 2017

Seven ways we will bank in the future

Could we soon live in a cashless world and get real-time financial advice?

Could we soon live in a cashless world and get real-time financial advice?

Navigate the future | 14 Sep 2017

My fintech story: from blockchain start-up to working with a bank

Financial institutions and tech disruptors are often assumed to be competitors, but they can have a lot to offer each…

Financial institutions and tech disruptors are often assumed to be competitors, but they can have a lot to offer each…

Navigate the future | 13 Sep 2017

How banking is changing at lightning speed

Rapid innovation is transforming the way you interact with your bank – for the better

Rapid innovation is transforming the way you interact with your bank – for the better

Navigate the future | 12 Sep 2017