Focus on Cybersecurity
Is cybersecurity about more than protection?
Our Global Information Security Survey 2018-19 sees spending on cybersecurity rise, but organizations need to take even more action.
Getting serious about resilience: a multiyear journey ahead
This report outlines why we believe resilience has escalated within firms and the regulatory community, and identifies 10 discrete actions firms can take immediately to better achieve operational resilience.
Managing through crises
Financial firms are constantly exposed to heightened risks for crises, given today’s fast-evolving business landscape, disruptive forces and growing market pressures.
ALM Intelligence names EY a leader in cybersecurity consulting
EY has been recognized for the second consecutive year as a leader for cybersecurity consulting by ALM Intelligence in its new report, ALM Vanguard of Cybersecurity Consulting Providers.
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Focus on Intelligent Automation
Can you combine the power of human and machine through robotics and intelligent automation?
Robotics and intelligent automation offer multiple benefits for financial services companies - but success depends on understanding the strengths of different tools and automation.
Video - How do you ensure you automate intelligently?
Artificial Intelligence (AI) is only one part of the future: its real power comes in combination not only with RPA and digitization, but also with the input of people – also known as intelligent automation.
Smarter compliance: starting out with artificial intelligence in financial services tax
This guide looks at the technologies available and contains illustrations of potential use cases for tax functions, and how they can be deployed to add immediate value to the business.
The role of AI in spurring financial inclusion
How can AI advance financial inclusion? Cheaper products, better customer experience and streamlined risk assessments are some of the ways.
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Focus on FinTech & Blockchain
Video - Platforms and regulations: a shift in the FinTech regulatory landscape
James Lloyd, EY Asia-Pacific FinTech Leader and Piyush Gupta, CEO of DBS Bank, discuss regulatory arbitrage in Asia and a shift in the FinTech regulatory landscape.
FinTech Australia Census 2018
Our 2018 Census finds the Australian fintech industry continuing to mature and grow, becoming broader, more sophisticated and more confident.
FinTech ecosystem playbook
Provides a panoramic view of a FinTech ecosystem in emerging markets in ASEAN, Latin America, Central, Eastern and Southeastern Europe & Central Asia (CESA), the Middle East, Africa, and Asia-Pacific.
Is blockchain the answer for the financially excluded?
Gary Hwa, EY Global FS Markets Executive Chair and Managing Partner, Financial Services – EY Asia-Pacific, shares his insights on the potential of this distributed ledger technology for both the financial sector and its customers.
MATCH made! Start-ups and investors “speed-date”
Read EY ASEAN Financial Services Leader Brian Thung’s latest blog on MATCH, a deal-making program that curates and matches promising next-generation Southeast Asian enterprises with global private equity and venture capital.
Crypto: managing the new asset class
Before adopting cryptocurrencies, financial institutions must develop a well-rounded strategy. What are the challenges and questions firms can ask themselves to mitigate risk?
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Should risk management rein in digital or help accelerate it?
The technology revolution demands that every bank reinvent itself, and risk management has a critical role to play in this transformation. This is the core finding in our latest bank risk management survey, a collaborative effort between EY and the Institute of International Finance.
As technology moves ahead, are utilities the upgrade you need?
Utilities and shared service models could be the future, but they must keep up with the risk and compliance challenges of financial markets.
The scope and evolution of compliance
With significant conduct issues and major regulatory change, expectations for compliance functions have never been higher. We outline the key ways firms and their compliance functions can adjust – and thrive.
Responding to opportunities and risks in a changing data landscape
The latest ViewPoints discusses the emerging risks and opportunities around data in banking.
Disrupting Financial Crime requires more than technology investment
Dai Bedford, our Global Advisory leader, explains how the right technology coupled with an ecosystem of partners, managed service providers and industry utilities, can help banks tackle the rise of financial crime.
How can insurers pool risk if we have perfect information?
As more information becomes widely available, some insurance markets face shrinking risk pools and increased adverse selection. Discover how pervasive these effects will be and how to adapt to them.
EY Open Banking Opportunity Index: where open banking is set to thrive
Open banking will change the financial services landscape, but its global acceleration and adoption will be shaped by four critical pillars.
#Payments - Volume 21
Will on-demand financing options at the point-of-sale see payment service providers disintermediate traditional banks from their short-term consumer finance business? Our latest #payments newsletter has more.
Are you shaping your bank’s digital future or is it shaping you?
To remain relevant in the new banking ecosystem, banks must reshape their business and operating models.
How investment firms can optimize their big data strategy
Investment firms should explore how other sectors are harnessing big data to improve customer experience and identify investment opportunities.
What digital transformation means for boards
Digital transformation is a crucial priority for boards today. Our report highlights insights from a pan-European survey to explore how boards approach digitalization.
Why is the best digital strategy a human one?
Join us at EY wavespace™ to explore innovative ideas that will help you successfully navigate the Transformative Age.
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Global Capital Confidence Barometer, 19th edition – sector & geography reports
While geopolitical uncertainties and global trade challenges suggest stormier paths for growth, Asia-Pacific M&A appetite shows resilience.
The network revolution and the new insurance ecosystem
Insurers are at risk of losing customer relationships to ecosystems with greater insights into customer’s needs. Only those that embrace the connected insurance model will survive.
A winning strategy for profitable growth in Asia
Learn how we successfully maximized one company’s opportunities in a challenging, yet attractive, Asian market.
How to use agents of change to transform your firm
Firms who identify the right agents of change to carry out their critical transformation strategies can increase their bottom line and strengthen their competitive positioning.
The board’s role in confronting crisis
With the threat of corporate crisis ever increasing, learn about the board’s role in overseeing response programs.
EY is named a leader in The Forrester Wave for Innovation Consulting Service Providers
According to Forrester, one key element that differentiates EY’s innovation consulting offering is how it blends business, design, and advanced technology skills into collaborative teams.
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China further opens up financial sector (V)
The new tide of opening-up will bring new opportunities to both incumbent foreign asset management companies and those that have not yet entered the Chinese market.
Australian Royal Commission Interim Report – analysis and insights
Achieving cultural change requires vision and commitment, underpinned by constructive industry-wide initiatives. Read our response to the Royal Commission Interim Report including analysis, insights and actions.
APRA CBA Prudential Inquiry Insights
Recently, Directors have told us the implications of the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) Prudential Inquiry report for companies and boards are likely to be wider and deeper than the matters raised by the 2011 Centro judgements.
10 things you need to know about the IBOR transition
The upcoming phase-out of the interbank lending rate (IBOR) means big changes to financial services – but few firms are prepared.
IFRS 17 Podcast series - Level of Aggregation
In this episode Martyn van Wensveen, EY Asia-Pacific Data, Systems and Process lead based in Kuala Lumpur is joined by Janine Donelly a Sydney based Performance Improvement Partner to explore a key concept of the standard, level of aggregation.
SFC announces a regulatory framework for trading, managing and distributing cryptocurrency
The Securities and Futures Commission of Hong Kong has announced new crypto regulatory standards for the management, distribution and trading of virtual assets. Read more.
Driving growth through innovation in the Philippines
How are financial services clients in the Philippines driving growth through innovation in an evolving landscape? Read our latest ASEAN insights series on finding synergies, new developments, and technological advances.
Australian major banks' full year results 2018
The banking sector finds itself in turbulent times. The Royal Commission into misconduct, regulatory pressures and a rapidly evolving competitive environment all point to ongoing sector disruption. Challenges are both financial and non-financial.
Video series – Innovation in insurance
The insurance landscape is being transformed like never before. Watch our leaders discuss what’s possible for insurers today and how we can help you drive ongoing innovation, transformation and efficiencies.
Lost in Translation: The need to speak the language of the unbanked
80% of the web's content is written in just 12 languages that aren't the mother tongue for many of its four billion users. How can banks and insurers speak the language of the unbanked?
How to reach better outcomes by reimagining pension investment and governance
A solvent, sustainable and transparent pension and retirement system is a key pillar to building a better working world.
Disruption and the pace of change in the alternative asset management industry
EY’s 12th annual Global Alternative Fund and Investor Survey continues to explore specific disruptions that are impacting all asset managers.