Sit tight, modern APIs will soon take banks on a fast ride

In banking, the race is just starting. Amidst the noise, speculation and fanfare, success in this industry will come down to one key thing: open APIs. Those that can harness them correctly will take the top spot on the podium.

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How Standards accelerate Open Banking

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October 17, 2018

Service landscape

Service Landscape simplified

The BIAN model is based on a service-oriented architecture that defines the standard business capabilities that make up a bank- such as payments, loan offerings or trading facilities.

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Enterprise Architecture Means Thinking Business First, then Technology

Interview with Steven Van Wyk, Chairman of the Board of BIAN & Executive Vice President and Head of Technology & Operations, The PNC Financial Services Group

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BIAN Members

The Banking Industry Architecture Network (BIAN) is a collaborative not-for-profit ecosystem formed of leading banks, technology providers, consultants and academics from all over the globe.

Together this network of professionals is dedicated to lowering the cost of banking and boosting speed to innovation in the industry. Members combine their industry expertise to define a revolutionary banking technology framework that standardises and simplifies core banking architecture, which has typically been convoluted and outdated. Based on service oriented architecture principles, the comprehensive model provides a future-proofed solution for banks that fosters industry collaboration.

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The main advantage of participating in BIAN is the ability to gain increased knowledge from work in progress on service standards

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White papers

A list of white papers from BIAN members and/or non-members.

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