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Leveraging New Opportunities in Emerging Markets

Smaller organisations, including start-ups and software product development firms are expected to emerge as the growth drivers for the Indian IT-BPM industry going forward. Over the last decade, there has been a surge in the size of the emerging community, owing … Continue reading

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IBS Intelligence: Case Study: Ghana International Bank

The global leader delivering independent perspectives on financial technology, publishes case-study on how iCreate’s Biz$core helped Ghana International Bank get ‘BI ready’. Continue reading -> http://goo.gl/AbD9Vu

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Managing Risk in Banks: Contextualising the ‘VaR Coherency’ Dimension

VaR is a statistical method to measure the financial risk either firm wide or at a financial instrument level. The statistical significance of the results produced using VaR and its application to take business decisions is a much debated topic. … Continue reading

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Driving the Enterprise Business Intelligence (BI) Agenda: The Role of CIOs as Change Agents

Introduction Today, BI and Analytics seem to be the buzzwords and figure in the top priority list of most CIOs. However, this doesn’t mean that CIOs have an easy time in getting necessary funds or the required support from all … Continue reading

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Future proofing your Bank’s Data Strategy

Financial institutions in India, while at various stages of their pursuit on Data Intelligence, are struggling to figure out the answer to a pertinent question – “What next?”. Some of the questions that get asked often fall under the below … Continue reading

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TDWI: Real-Time BI: A Banking Perspective

Real-time business intelligence and analytics have been steadily gaining importance in the banking industry over the last few months. This article evaluates the need for real-time BI from a banking perspective and its edge over traditional BI. Continue Reading –> … Continue reading

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CIO East Africa: Helping banks stay ahead of the curve

The banking decision sciences market is evolving with a noticeable shift towards pre-built BI & Analytics solutions. Banks are seeking ready-to-deploy solutions for specific functions, with significantly lower implementation times and measurable ROIs. Continue Reading >> http://goo.gl/mDSGd

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ProductNation: How a Niche Banking Product was Born – The iCreate Story

It was an early stage in my career and life, when I had an abundance of energy and not too many strings attached, which made it easier for me. We were clear on the direction, given our past lives in … Continue reading

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Basel I to Basel II – The evolution of Risk Management Standards

Basel II was introduced in the year 2005 to address new risks which had arisen in the world of Banking. Credit Risk was enhanced to evaluate risk at client level for wholesale banking while Basel I evaluated it at a … Continue reading

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Expanding business using Business Intelligence: A Trade Finance case in point

Business Intelligence (BI) has conventionally been used to increase revenue & profits while delivering greater customer value by means of managing geographies, product portfolios, customer segments & costs more efficiently. Business Intelligence has also been used to increase the share-of-wallet … Continue reading

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