Technology Innovation

15 Nov 2021

Balancing risks in marketing

Philip Hardy & Gwladys Tedga | Risk Advisory Partner & Director, Ashurst

Marketing is a powerful tool for good when businesses deploy it responsibly and with purpose.

12 Nov 2021

Central banks and the occult: talers from the crypto

James Culham | Executive Director, Institutional Portfolio Management, ANZ

As regulators consider policies around digital currencies, what may be some of the unintended consequences?

10 Nov 2021

Fear and loathing in financial services

Andrew Cornell | Managing Editor, bluenotes

Currency, payments and centralised finance are entering a very weird period of change globally.

21 Oct 2021

Uncovering the hidden costs of M&A

Con Boulougouris & Simon Lewis | Partner for M&A & Partner for Technology Consulting, MinterEllison

As the financial services sector faces a wave of M&A activity, organisations need to be aware of the hidden costs that technology can present.

13 Oct 2021

Big Tech bank invasion halted at the moat

Andrew Cornell | Managing Editor, bluenotes

The much heralded invasion of banking by giant technology companies hasn’t panned out exactly as first thought.

11 Oct 2021

Have you checked in? Scanning the history of QR codes

Luke Deer | Independent Researcher & Finance Tutor, University of Sydney Business School

QR codes have become an integral part of the post-COVID economy. But their origin was far from government use or commerce.

04 Oct 2021

Techfin finding common ground on big projects

Gerard Florian | Group Executive Technology, ANZ

When technology and finance divisions cooperate on big projects, processes evolve to deliver better outcomes for staff and customers.

01 Oct 2021

Talent is everywhere, opportunity is not

Danielle Darbyshire | Journey Expert for Talent Pipelines, ANZ

The technology industry has an opportunity to bridge the gap between female participation and talent shortage to create a better balanced future.

06 Sep 2021

Buy now, pay later, survive in the future?

Kevin Davis | Emeritus Professor of Finance, University of Melbourne

The buy now, pay later concept has shaken up traditional banks and financing. But is it really changing the payments landscape?

24 Aug 2021

ATM customers continue to withdraw

Mike Ebstein | Director, MWE Consulting

As cash use rates dropped through the pandemic, so too did ATM use. But this isn’t a new phenomenon.

13 Aug 2021

Opportunities abound as traditional banks unbundle

Ron Spector | Managing Director of 1835i

Are incumbent banks really under “attack” from new players? Or is everyone actually playing the same game?

29 Jul 2021

China policy: shifting the spotlight from tech

Richard Yetsenga | Chief Economist, ANZ

Policy shifts in China appear to be pulling away from ‘barbaric growth’ in the technology sector.

21 Jul 2021

Under the hood: bank to the future with 1835i

Andrew Cornell | Managing Editor, bluenotes

After three foundation years within the enterprise, ANZ’s investment and innovation business is “leaving the mothership” to further accelerate scale and growth.

14 Jul 2021

Bankers teach new tech old tricks

Jeff Schrale | Regional Executive Far North QLD, ANZ

Digital solutions will inevitably be the future of banking. But it will always be combined with human connection.

08 Jul 2021

Balancing quality and quantity in tech

Carina Parisella | Workforce Tribe Lead, ANZ

A diverse workforce of skilled people is needed to set Australian companies up for success in the digital era.

01 Jul 2021

Under the hood: not your regular rewards program

Shayne Elliott | Chief Executive Officer, ANZ

Investing in Australian-made business Cashrewards will give ANZ the ability to help customers improve their financial wellbeing.