Technology Innovation

26 May 2017

Five tech trends changing financial advice

Andrew Tucker | CEO, ITonCloud

We outline the key trends set to impact financial advisers in the next few years.

23 May 2017

VIDEO: success, the agile way

Andrew Cornell | Managing Editor bluenotes

ANZ technology GE Gerard Florian speaks to bluenotes about the agile working experience.

22 May 2017

VIDEO: The fintech battle is over

Jeff Kerr-Bell | bluenotes contributing editor

The landscape for financial services has changed but not everything is black and white.

15 May 2017

How to capture the millennial market: go bush

Adele Fiene | Regional Executive, ANZ

For businesses in regional Australia, learning how to capture China’s expanding middle class is a ticket to success.

11 May 2017

The ten biggest Twitter themes of #Budget2017

Shane White | Senior production editor, BlueNotes

Here’s what set the world of social alight on the night of the budget.

10 May 2017

Beyond Good and Evil: AI and market forces

Andrew Cornell | Managing Editor bluenotes

The artificial brain is growing but no matter how smart it becomes its power will depend on mere mortals and market forces.

08 May 2017

Six emerging trends from Silicon Valley

Denise Buckton | Senior Manager, Digital Tools at ANZ NZ

Fresh from San Fran, here are six key take-outs from a region known for incubating innovation.

05 May 2017

RegTech: creating value, not disruption

Chami Akmeemana | Executive director of regulatory solutions, ConsenSys

Since the financial crisis in 2008 the speed of regulatory change has accelerated rapidly, consuming an increasing amount of time and resources. In 2014, the top six banks in the US spent over $US70 billion on emerging regulation.

24 Apr 2017

Sorry we missed you!

Terrie Lloyd | CEO, Japan Travel KK

One of Japan's big-three parcel delivery companies, Yamato, dropped a bombshell when an "inside source" told a major daily newspaper they would gradually end their same-day deliveries for Amazon Prime customers.

19 Apr 2017

Don’t give up on globalisation yet

Charles Wachira | Associate Director, Institutional at ANZ

The times they are a changin’.

13 Apr 2017

Bring back the typewriter? Write on!

Leo D'Angelo Fisher | Freelance journalist

There was a time when the typewriter was a marvel of cutting edge technology. But look at a typewriter today and the first thing that comes to mind is “old technology” - with what level affection depending on where one stands on the typewriter affection spectrum, from “good riddance” to moist-eyed nostalgia to retro appreciation.

10 Apr 2017

Fairytales and the future: the digital battle for customers

Jane Grace | BlueNotes contributing editor

Businesses use digital technology to provide a faster and more-convenient service for their customers. And if they don’t, there is a whole breed of competitor who will do it for them.

06 Apr 2017

Why BlueNotes is wrong: fintech has not peaked

Tareq Muhmood | CEO Korea & Managing Director Global Subsidiaries, ANZ

I was intrigued by BlueNotes columnist Andrew Cornell’s recent article All aboard fintech’s Trojan horse which highlighted a KPMG report showing the value of Fintech investment in 2016 was well down on 2015.

31 Mar 2017

The case for DevOps

Matt Nicol | BlueNotes contributing editor

DevOps is a portmanteau changing the way a lot of organisations do business.

29 Mar 2017

VIDEO: where real leadership happens

Andrew Cornell | Managing Editor bluenotes

The idea everyone can be a leader is a myth, ANZ director Paula Dwyer says, but that doesn’t mean leadership can’t be found at every level of an organisation.

28 Mar 2017

ON THE COUCH: innovation & change in Singapore

Andrew Cornell | Managing Editor bluenotes

Goh Chok Tong has had a long, distinguished career in politics and public policy in Asia, including a crucial period as the Prime Minister of Singapore, succeeding founding PM Lee Kuan Yew.