BBVA API Market
At the moment, 25% of bank customers are between 18 and 34 years old. They are more aware of the value of personal or commercial data and more used to working in platform environments where the “best loved brands” do not have as much weight as the user experience they offer. These articles talk about the challenges faced by banks to meet the expectations of younger people:
A good portrait of the relationship between millennials and the banks, and some key insights about this generation as regards the financial sector and their impact thereon. It contains revealing data such as the 36% decrease in the number of active branches within the next five years and the 121% increase in mobile transactions.
In general, millennials are more prone to share their data than previous generations. The preferences of millennials, the implementation of directive PSD2 and the technological capability to develop complex services for any type of customer point to a positive future for open banking.
A survey asked more than 300 European bankers how they see the future of open banking with millennials as their main customers. 93% of respondents believe that open banking will bring a deluge of new customer data that will revolutionize how analytics will be used to create more customer-centric financial services. 73% believe that predictive analytics and machine learning will become the most powerful means through which to win bank customers over the next five years.
This analysis focuses on the climate in Spain and looks at the willingness to take out financial products with providers outside the banking sector. The likelihood of this happening increases substantially the younger the respondents are. This interesting text tries to find out how Spanish banks are reacting to this phenomenon.
The foreign exchange (Forex) market is the world’s largest financial market. This market trades in the exchange rates of the entire planet through decentralized market mechanisms; this is where the value of each currency is traded. But what is a foreign currency and how is it different from a domestic currency? How and why was […]
Spain is in the midst of a banking transformation toward open banking thanks to the regulatory impulse at European level. However, adoption among bank customers is still too slow, which will have consequences in the future. In Spain, the digital transformation of banking, rather than a future promise, is already a reality. This new financial […]
Payment gateways have become one of the most widely used systems for completing online transactions. They move a large volume of transactions on a daily basis, so they cannot fail. And now, thanks to APIs, they also offer a new experience for the users who use them. In recent years, the dramatic growth of e-commerce […]