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that are shaping the Finance Industry through the eyes of Fineksus team.

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How to Build Fintech AML Compliance

How to Build Fintech AML Compliance Every financial technology (Fintech) start-up has its own core focus on answering a problem in the financial industry. However, after starting the company, the focus begins to get distracted as many other problems about running a business begin to occur. Instead of focusing on improving the product, [...]

By |May 20th, 2019|Categories: AML Compliance|

5 Things to Know About Secure Financial Messaging Services

5 Things to Know About Secure Financial Messaging Services Correspondent banks are a key player in the global economy. They enable and improve the liquidity of currency, which is one of the fundamental factors in economic growth. Moving money around the world is not only beneficial for the economy, but it’s also a good [...]

By |May 12th, 2019|Categories: Financial Messaging|

SWIFT Standard Changes 2019

SWIFT Standard Changes 2019 SWIFT is a messaging format that allows banks, financial institutions to communicate by sending electronic messages. Every year, SWIFT collects the changes requested by its users, prepares and evaluates them with the technical and business consultants, and then publishes them in their SWIFT Standards Release Guide.  This year, the [...]

By |April 19th, 2019|Categories: Financial Messaging|

How the Financial Services Industry Can Respond to the Regulatory Spotlight

How the Financial Services Industry Can Respond to the Regulatory Spotlight The financial services companies are innovating the whole financial industry, from increasing the speed of services to offering more added value to customers.  However, they don’t operate independently of  the circumstances that affect traditional  financial institutions. In many countries, financial services companies [...]

By |April 17th, 2019|Categories: AML Compliance|

How to Create a Culture of Compliance

How to Create a Culture of Compliance Compliance is quickly becoming a topic of great importance in the fintech industry and financial institutions as it becomes clear how dire the consequences of non-compliance can be. Since the financial crisis alone, banks have paid over $204 bn in fines. As such, the frequent model [...]

By |April 5th, 2019|Categories: AML Compliance|

Correspondent Banking in the New World Order

Correspondent Banking in the New World Order Banks are probably the oldest and most solid institutions in the finance industry. They are perceived as the foundation for economic growth and stability (or at least the role they play is essential). This has led them to become the most dominant players in the finance [...]

By |April 1st, 2019|Categories: Financial Messaging|

How Fineksus Manages Real-time Payment Schemes

How Fineksus Manages Real-time Payment Schemes What SWIFT Offers Established in 1973, SWIFT or Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunications is a cooperative that provides safe and secure financial transactions between the financial institutions that are a part of the network. Before the SWIFT, the only way to conduct international transactions was [...]

By |March 13th, 2019|Categories: Financial Messaging|

Preventing Compliance Risks During Customer Onboarding

Preventing Compliance Risks During Customer Onboarding Know your customer, otherwise known as Know Your Client (KYC), is the name of the methods conducted by a bank or financial company to verify the identity of their clients. This allows them to evaluate the risks (or if there are any risks) of implementing a business relationship [...]

By |March 12th, 2019|Categories: AML Compliance|

SWIFT Corporate Forum 2019 was Held in Dubai

SWIFT Corporate Forum 2019 was Held in Dubai Supporting corporates achieving their optimisation goals, SWIFT Corporate Forum was held in Dubai on 4 March this year. Many attendees took part in the payments ecosystem including treasurers, members of the corporate finance departments and various other actors were present in the event to share [...]

By |March 8th, 2019|Categories: Financial Messaging|

Cross-Border Payments, New Models and the Future

Cross-Border Payments, New Models and the Future As time progresses and new industries or business models emerge, the old methods are struggling to find their place in the new world. The primary propulsion behind these changes is technology. Another one is demanding customers, constantly pushing financial institutions to be faster and accurate. While [...]

By |March 5th, 2019|Categories: Financial Messaging|

AML Compliance Issues and Trends in 2019

AML Compliance Issues and Trends in 2019 Anti-money laundering (AML) has always been an issue for the finance sector. But as the political stances change, strategic partnerships emerge and break, it is becoming an increasingly complicated matter. In the past, AML departments in banks were comprised of one or two staff members or they [...]

By |February 25th, 2019|Categories: AML Compliance|

Insider Threat and Cyber Security Issues in the Financial Industry

Insider Threat and Cyber Security Issues in the Financial Industry Finance industry depends heavily on data. Well, nowadays almost all companies rely on data to some extent, but finance companies literally live on data. This is why protecting their data is crucial to not only their security but also their existence. This makes [...]

By |February 20th, 2019|Categories: AML Compliance|

How Fintechs Can Deal With Regulatory Compliance

How Fintechs Can Deal With Regulatory Compliance Today we live in a global ecosystem where technological advances are imposing a brand new order. Changing customer demands, open source softwares, free-to-use services are all driving significant change in the way products and services are being created and delivered. As barriers of entry seem to be [...]

By |February 11th, 2019|Categories: AML Compliance|

How Artificial Intelligence is Transforming AML and KYC Compliance

How Artificial Intelligence is Transforming AML and KYC Compliance It’s been a turbulent year for anti-money laundering (AML) compliance in big financial institutions. We were bombarded with media headlines in a seemingly never-ending wave of scandals: “Dutch bank ING fined $900 million for failing to spot money laundering” — Reuters “Australia's biggest bank [...]

By |January 9th, 2019|Categories: AML Compliance|

How Fineksus Improves Financial Messaging Operations for SWIFT Users

How Fineksus Improves Financial Messaging Operations for SWIFT Users In recent times, SWIFT has become a popular option for global corporations seeking a single network to communicate with their banks around the world. SWIFT allows businesses to reduce costs and improve efficiency by eliminating independent connections to banks, which helps standardize and simplify [...]

By |December 25th, 2018|Categories: Financial Messaging|