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How SA's big banks plan to tackle digital newcomers

Although welcoming competition in the market, the incumbent banks are watching the new players closely.

1:40
Apr 16, 2019

Absa migrates subsidiaries' banking platform from UK to SA

As part of its separation from Barclays, Absa has migrated the banking platform used by its subsidiaries from a UK-based data centre.

3:30
Apr 15, 2019

Cost-cutting key to financial inclusion in Africa

In order for banks across Africa to boost financial inclusion, they need to cut costs, says Absa CTO Andy Baker.

3:20
Mar 29, 2019

Absa goes live with Workday's 'happy employees' promise

The bank will manage all its employees via Workday's app-like human capital management suite.

3:30

The evolving role of tech in data science

Absa's David Logan discusses the evolution of the data science field andits dependence on innovative technology.

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Big data is meaningless without data scientists

Eighty percent of a data scientist's time is spent on finding, cleaning and organising data, and only 20% on actual analysis.

2:50
Feb 6, 2019

Absa, Digital Academy nurture young software developers

The Absa-Digital Academy partnership begins to bear fruit as it equips young South Africans with software development skills.

2:10
Jan 14, 2019

inQuba gets nod from US accelerator

Local analytics SaaS provider will receive guidance and development support from New York-based Endeavor Entrepreneur programme.

2:20
Nov 27, 2018

Jacques Barkhuizen: Disrupting the local market

Jacques Barkhuizen is a finalist for IITPSA's Visionary CIO 2018 award.

2:00
Oct 18, 2018

Absa enables opening of bank account in-app

The bank introduces a new feature which enables individuals to open a bank account within the bank's mobile application in minutes.

2:50
Aug 21, 2018

Samsung officially launches its payment service in SA

The South Korean electronics manufacturer introduces Samsung Pay in SA, but not all local banks are compatible yet.

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Aug 1, 2018

Absa intros conversational banking on WhatsApp

The bank now allows account holders to use ChatBanking to complete financial transactions without exiting the messaging app.

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