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How the Top Bank Tech Vendors Tackle the Innovator's Dilemma

The chiefs of Fiserv, FIS and TCS Financial Solutions explain how they continue meeting customers' current needs while preparing for the inevitable day when those needs radically change.

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The Great Rebundling of Financial Services

Banks are being "unbundled" by challengers in numerous business lines, but they can recapture the relationship with the help of technology and the right mindset.

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Fintech (the Word, That Is) Evolves

The term has gone from a common brand name to a catch-all for innovative technologies in financial services to a somewhat patronizing plural noun to describe startups and their founders.

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Banks to Spend More on Tech in 2016 — Especially Security

Some 75% of chief information officers plan to increase spending on security technology next year, with many anticipating jumps in security budgets of 20% or more.

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These Startups Are Trying to Solve Real Bank Problems
by Mary Wisniewski

The firms on our FinTech Forward Companies to Watch list are trying to help banks sign up mobile customers faster, write more loans, and ensure online users are who they say they are.

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Is the Fintech Sector Overheating?
by Penny Crosman

Bankers, investors and analysts stop short of declaring a bubble. But the fintech startup and investor fields are getting crowded, and there's bound to be a culling of the herd.

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The Limits of Disruption in Banking

Can true innovation happen when so much of the industry is still working on systems built in the 20th century?

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About FinTech Forward

FinTech Forward, a collaboration of American Banker and BAI, brings together the research, media, and event capabilities of banking’s top two professional information and education organizations. The initiative includes the annual FinTech Rankings of technology vendors to the financial services industry and new proprietary research and market analysis conducted by BAI and American Banker to identify the forces and trends that are motivating banks’ technology investment.

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