Core conversions

Her work here is done: CEO leaving Bank Leumi after transforming it


Rakefet Russak-Aminoach, who will leave the company at the end of the month, has raised net profit and lowered costs by revamping its technology and culture.


Regions set to replace core deposit system


The company says the upgrade will support future digital investments. It also said Tuesday that third-quarter profits climbed 8% but reported a sharp increase in criticized business loans.


Temenos will buy digital banking software vendor Kony


The core-banking provider Temenos, based in Geneva, was drawn to Kony's strong U.S. presence, its software for banks and a special app it owns.


Is core-banking technology nearing a 'big shake-up'?


Alexander Lopatine, who founded Nymbus and has joined Mbanq, says alternative providers are gaining the confidence of more banks. However, questions remain about their staying power in the fight with traditional vendors.


How HSBC is spending its $17 billion tech budget


Jeremy Balkin, head of innovation at HSBC Bank USA, shares how the bank is investing in retail innovation, including a $350 million core system.


Finastra sees small banks as a way to catch up in U.S. core tech


The London firm lags the three largest U.S. vendors but bets its new open banking platform can win it more business.


Lindsay Lawrence, First Foundation Bank | Most Powerful Women: Next


Give Lindsay Lawrence a big job to do and she just might find a way to make it even bigger.


Small core providers see de novos as a ‘land grab’ opportunity


Alternative providers like courting new banks. De novos like the modern features many alternative providers offer upfront.


Takeaways from Trump budget: CFPB reform, FHA fees and student loans


The 2020 budget would add the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and FSOC to congressional appropriations, charge lenders for FHA upgrades and require universities to have skin in the game on student loans.


Digital arms race key driver in BB&T-SunTrust deal


The merged bank would set up an innovation and technology center in Charlotte as part of its bid to compete better against the largest institutions and fintech startups.