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Opening up to new ways of banking

Kate Bennett Eriksson 03 Jul 2018 9 minutes

Banks are facing upheaval in the way they compete with the introduction of Open Banking. Rather than a catastrophe, it’s an opportunity for financial institutions to embrace new products, services and business.

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Digital Pulse: Why the lucky country must become a digital one
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Why the lucky country must become a digital one

Suji Kanagalingam Gulandam Khan 13 Jun 2018 9 minutes

Far from being just another business buzzword, the digital economy is transforming the way business and society interact. It promises much needed fuel for Australia’s future prosperity, but will the country be ready in time?

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Open Banking and the currency of consumer trust

Kate Bennett Eriksson 05 Jun 2018 8 minutes

With the announcement of the Customer Data Right, Open Banking in Australia is on its way. But what is it, and how can banks prepare? We look at the challenges and opportunities in opening up.

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Digital Pulse: Opening up in the age of transparency
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Opening up in the age of transparency

Adnan Jaswal 04 Jun 2018 8 minutes

As society moves towards openness, traditional business models will increasingly become inefficient and untenable. From open data to open banking, companies need to open their minds to new ways of retaining a competitive edge.

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Intelligent Digital: Leading the way to the future of work

Ben Neal Sara Caplan 15 May 2018 9 minutes

How does business prepare for a future where technological advances have the power to change the work we do, and the way we do it? PwC’s Ben Neal and Sara Caplan argue it will take the right mix of human and machine, new styles of leadership and innovative people management. Is business up to the challenge?

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Digital Pulse: Superannuation and the gig economy
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The tough gig of reconciling superannuation and task-related working

Joe Brasacchio 07 May 2018 8 minutes

The growth of the gig economy is reducing the potential for a whole generation to maximise their superannuation. We look at three potential solutions to this problem.

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Digital Pulse Will IoT transform your industry?
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Will the Internet of Things transform your industry?

Nick Spooner 24 Apr 2018 8 minutes

Connecting devices to the net creates opportunities for consumers and business alike. PwC’s Nick Spooner looks at how three industries are currently transforming customer and employee connections with the Internet of Things.

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Why the superannuation industry is ready for disruption

Joe Brasacchio 17 Apr 2018 8 minutes

Superannuation funds have traditionally placed themselves at the passive end of the value chain. But with the vast amount of data flowing through them, they are well placed to reimagine themselves as active participants in people’s lives. If they dare.

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X marks the spot: Choosing the best retail location without a map

Phil Bolton 10 Apr 2018 8 minutes

Knowing where to open – or close – a store or branch is not easy. If you’re starting with a map to find the optimal retail location, and not your customer, then things are going to get expensive, fast.

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