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October 12, 2021


Meet the Experts: The Journey to Coreless Banking with BIAN


BIAN Appoints Three Industry Experts to Executive Board

Charaka Kithulegoda, Shanker Ramamurthy and Balaji Kumar join leadership team to drive innovation at not-for-profit organisation

Your BIAN Journey

A Guide to Adoption

The BIAN Starter Guide, to support members both new and old in adopting BIAN’s model. The guide provides a high-level step-by-step overview.

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BIAN Certification

Being certified in The BIAN Foundation level acknowledges that a certified professional has mastered the BIAN Standard and is aware that financial institutions can be modelled in a standard way, which enables maximum interoperability and re-use and minimum IT integration cost. A BIAN Foundation certified person is able to recognize and apply this to other financial services providers.

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BIAN Practitioner Community

Visit the public BIAN Practitioners Community and ask your Question. The site also provides information on BIAN trainings and education programs, the BIAN Certification and our accredited Training partners.


BIAN Applied to Microservices: Mapping to Domain-Driven Design

Many financial institutions are adopting microservices in developing new applications as well as modernizing existing applications.

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UnionBank becomes the first bank from the Philippines to join BIAN

“At UnionBank, as we continue to redefine and re-imagine the playing field, with customer experience as our beacon, it is important that we conform to global standards and best practices that allows simple and faster integration with other partner institutions. This is why a BIAN-based Enterprise Architecture is highly essential as we journey more and more towards Open and Embedded Banking interconnecting partners and FinTechs, not just in the Philippines, but also throughout the region". said Dennis Omila, Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer of UnionBank.

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BIAN in 90 seconds


Questions about BIAN and its membership? Visit the BIAN FAQ page



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

Each member has their own reasons for joining us. And in this post, I thought it would be interesting to explore some first-hand reasons as to why – here is some feedback from our newest members

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