Banking and Capital Markets

HDFC Bank uses SAS analytics to streamline cross-selling

SAP and Nationwide – Core Banking Transformation
Nationwide Building Society has chosen SAP’s banking platform as the technology core of its core banking transformation project. The company plan was driven by the need for greater business agility. The new system helps Nationwide customers gain access to more tailored products, better pricing and increased flexibility

Business process management(BPM)
Governing Business Complexity for Banking Institutions

In the banking industry, agility and customer service are primary concerns. The arena is highly competitive and banking institutions simply cannot afford to falter in either of these areas at any point in time. On the other hand, the stringent rules and regulations play a key role in governing business complexity, making it difficult to remain focused on customer service or market adaptability.

The Importance of Governance and Compliance

It is absolutely critical to pay utmost attention to governance and compliance requirements while still ensuring that the business retains its ability to quickly adapt to market needs. This is possible only when a truly effective Business Process Management system is in place, allowing the business to experience continuous improvement in the face of the changing customer preferences and the evolving regulatory landscape.

Key Challenges
One of the key challenges for banking institutions is that they have to remain increasingly competitive in a global marketplace. The problem with this is that the institution is actually competing against others that may have more relaxed regulatory guidelines to follow, giving them a clear advantage. This gap can be bridged when the institution has the flexibility to adopt new processes and integrate them into the existing systems quickly and efficiently.

Another need here is that optimal collaboration among employees is an absolute necessity for any banking institution to maintain exceptional customer service levels and to support new initiatives. Both these objectives can be met with our effective BPM system, Enterprise Process Center (EPC), on board. EPC allows your process flow to be clearly defined and resource utilization to be carried out with peak efficiency. This lays the foundation for your organization’s agility in the marketplace and its ability to adapt to marketplace needs without compromising on product/ service quality or efficiency, which leads to profitability both over the short and long term.