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The Finanser’s Week: 5th February 2017 – 11th February 2018

This week’s main blog headlines are … Who has the most valuable bank brand? I just got The Banker magazine’s February issue discussing the top banking brands of the world. Timely, as I have been talking about trust and brands… Continue Reading →

Who has the most valuable bank brand?

I just got The Banker magazine’s February issue discussing the top banking brands of the world. Timely, as I have been talking about trust and brands this week. In particular, I guess I was surprised the Chinese banks are the… Continue Reading →

Things worth reading: 9th February 2018

Things we’re reading today include … Banking’s Great Comedy Double-Act European Central Bank wakes up to digital currency ‘concern’ God complex of the world’s 29th richest man who can’t stop meddling with other countries’ affairs RBS hits back at claim… Continue Reading →

The real financial plans of the tech titans (#GAFA #BAT)

In my blog yesterday, I talked about the technology titans being liked and potentially trusted with money, but I still don’t think they will open full-service banking. Instead, I think they will focus upon full-service information. The reason I say… Continue Reading →

Things worth reading: 8th February 2018

Things we’re reading today include … UK banks running out of time to apply for EU license, says ECB official Heritage Bank and the road to digital banking Race with Spain for European Bank post The power of the big… Continue Reading →

Trust in banks is NOT the same as liking banks

I recently blogged about Edelman Trust Barometer, which makes clear that technology firms are trusted the most and financial firms the least. This is misguided however, as we need to think about who trusts them with what. Consumers trust technology… Continue Reading →

Things worth reading: 7th February 2018

Things we’re reading today include … BANK OF AMERICA: Theresa May’s Brexit plan is ‘not possible’ RBS misled MPs in customer mistreatment scandal, Labour claims Investec bosses hand leadership over to ‘next generation’ of co-chiefs Commonwealth Bank profit falls amid… Continue Reading →

#GAFA, #BAT and #BBVA

I spotted two stories about BBVA that appeared yesterday. The first was in the Financial Times with BBVA Chairman Francisco Gonzalez asking the G20 to take action against the big internet firms, saying “authorities [need] to bring order to this… Continue Reading →

Things worth reading: 6th February 2018

Things we’re reading today include … Bitcoin bombs below US$7,000 as sell-off accelerates amid bank bans and regulation concerns A Tiny Canadian Bank Is Building a Vault for Crytpocurrencies EU risks ‘serious’ impact on financial markets without trade deal, watchdog… Continue Reading →

How bad does a banker have to behave to be jailed?

Talking of banks not being trusted, do we have reasons to mis-trust them? Yes, many. Not only are many banks regularly called out for bad behaviour, but some have gone to the extremes of forging customers signatures. Then there has… Continue Reading →

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