News for Banks is UBS's semi-annual publication for banks. It aims to provide you with in-depth insight into industry trends, regulatory initiatives and market relevant political decisions and changes.
Digitalization looks set to cause major disruption to the financial industry. In this issue we survey the most important technological trends and threats facing banks, and hear from Oliver Bussmann, UBS’s Chief Information Officer, on how banks can react. We also interview three senior UBS executives working on the digitalization front lines. Our experts are clear: while digitalization will disrupt many parts of our industry, it also offers opportunities to those willing to embrace change. Other articles include a look at contingency planning for custody networks, and transformation in the funds world.