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Realizing digital: Delivering wealth management in the digital era






Wealth managers and private banks are becoming much more strategic about digital. Many are starting […]

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The future of the branch in the digital era: An Angolan perspective






Will digital banking make the traditional bank branch obsolete? Probably not. But it is already […]

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Banking Transaction: An East African Perspective






East Africa’s banking industry is growing at a rapid pace as technology unlocks access to […]

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Tapping customer data to drive growth: A South African Perspective






As banks across Africa start to roll out increasingly sophisticated digital channels and systems, many […]

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The Global view of the FinTech Ecosystem






The FinTech ecosystem involves a number of different players who all have their own agendas […]

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KPMG’s Annual Banking Industry Customer Satisfaction Survey (BICSS) – 10th Edition






The KPMG Banking Industry Customer Satisfaction Survey (BICSS) was launched in 2007 to heighten the […]

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Ghana will not overspend this year – CFO Survey Report






Ghana’s successive governments always over-spend the country’s budget during election years, but a Deputy Minister […]

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Evolving Investment Management Regulation






In a prolonged period of economic, political and regulatory uncertainty, long-term saving is more vital […]

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Evolving Banking Regulation: Sub-Saharan Africa






Regulatory Pressure Index In a world struggling for growth, Africa stands out as the rate […]

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Nigeria Business Outlook: The Road Ahead






Business World: It is estimated that there will be a gradual pickup in global business […]

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Financial Services: Circumventing conduct risk in a digitised Africa






  Succeeding a period of rapid urbanisation and strong economic growth, Africa is well on […]

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The African Banks of the Future needs to respond to multiple pressures






The latest edition of KPMG’s Evolving Banking Regulation report looks at the Sub-Saharan African (SSA) […]

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Barclays’s pullback highlights some challenges in the “Africa Rising” story






By Christie Viljoen The announcement by Barclays Plc that it will sell down its stake […]

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Variables for Sustained Growth- 2015 Index






Economic theory tells us that countries’ performance, in terms of GDP growth, is driven primarily […]

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CFOs should know PE Firms want Asset Growth in Africa – KPMG’s Michael Rudnicki






Has this professional growth changed you personally as well? “I think so. My wife would […]

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Ten Key Regulatory Challenges Facing the Financial Services Industry in 2016 [1]






The complexities of the current regulatory environment undoubtedly pose significant challenges for financial institutions, as […]

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Corruption

Evolving Banking Regulation: Governance – from expectations to delivery






Analysis of the financial crisis revealed poor quality decision-making and poor quality oversight of risk by many […]

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Key findings from the 2014 Africa CFO Survey

Value of Audit: Perspectives for Governments






Public trust is a vital part of effective governance. However, recent studies by the Organisation […]

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African Banking: Reaching the Unbanked






A large proportion of the African populace still does not make use of formal financial […]

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Leveraging of Mobile Networks

Spotlight: Insurers Leverage Africa’s Telecom Networks






Forget Silicon Valley and Tel Aviv; if you are looking for mobile insurance innovation, take […]

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Corruption

Managing anti-bribery and corruption compliance in energy and natural resources






The Growing global challenge of managing anti-bribery and corruption compliance Companies in the energy and […]

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Activism Investment: Four strategic levers of value






Background An activist investor is an individual or group that purchases a significant portion of […]

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Insurance Market in Africa: Where is the boom?






Insurance facilitates investment by reducing the amount of capital that businesses and individuals need to […]

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Banking in Africa: Reaching the Unbanked






As already alluded to previously in this report, a large proportion of the African populace […]

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Driving Africa’s growth through financial inclusion






The rising middle class and the need for financial inclusion will be the key driving […]

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Information Security – How Should it be Governed?






Information security has become a significant governance issue as a result of increased dependence on […]

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Technology

South Africa: Payment Journey and Key Trends






South Africa is steadily moving towards a less cash depend society. This is demonstrated by […]

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Social media: Evolving the client-wealth manager relationship






Social media refers to non-linear online communications that are created, published and widely distributed by […]

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Amendments to IFRS for Small and Medium-sized Entities (SMEs)






The IASB has issued amendments to the IFRS for Small and Medium-sized Entities (IFRS for […]

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Facebook and online shopping? But why not internet banking

Nigeria: Payment Journey and Key Trends






In 2007, Nigeria commenced the reform of its payment industry to strengthen this critical element […]

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