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02/07/2020

We’re moving

As part of our brand relaunch, all upcoming content for this blog will be published on the new Deluxe.com. Visit us there for the latest news and insights.

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12/30/2019

Three ways for treasury leaders to increase visibility

Elevating the function of treasury management helps strengthen its contributions As our leadership interviews have shown, treasury management stands at a crossroad. Historically, the department operated as an administrative, customer service and back office function. However, as FIs face greater pressure on fees and deposits, more competition from Fintechs and a need to modernize technology,…

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12/23/2019

Are talent woes putting treasury management’s future at risk?

Select treasury executives reveal struggles to attract and retain younger workers One of the unexpected outcomes of our recent interviews with treasury management leaders was the unanimous concern (expressed in an unsolicited manner) about staffing. Participants believe attracting, developing and retaining talent will be a significant barrier to treasury management’s future success. In fact, there…

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12/20/2019

Key Trends and Takeaways from the 2019 FinTech Conference Season

Even by the rapidly evolving standards of the payments and FinTech industries, 2019 was a busy year. It began with three major mergers in the payment processor/banking services space (Fiserv-First Data, FIS-Worldpay, Global Payments-TSYS), continued with Apple Card’s launch and Libra’s kickoff, and reached an autumn crescendo when Google and Uber announced new products moving…

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12/19/2019

Interest rates and rate floors: survive and thrive in 2020

Last year, when rates were rising, Deluxe warned that banks should learn from the 2008 financial crisis that rate cuts are not always predictable, and can be devastating to earnings. And at the beginning of this year, when interest rates were fluctuating unpredictably, Deluxe wrote about structural factors placing pressure on banks’ margins. In both…

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12/17/2019

Treasury’s new full-time job? Keeping pace with tech, customer expectations

Treasury leaders require more resources to innovate and compete Meeting a treasury customer’s needs is critical to a strong, long-term and profitable relationship. While this concept is not lost on the treasury leaders we interviewed in our recent whitepaper, many face a difficult predicament: How to keep up with the pace of technology and the…

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12/16/2019

Don’t miss Deluxe Exchange 2020’s Keynote Speakers: Erik Weihenmayer, Michael Phelps and Mindy Kaling

We’re excited to announce the lineup for Deluxe Exchange 2020, happening February 10-13, 2020 in Phoenix, Arizona. DX20’s keynote speakers are true leaders in their fields: They’ve set new records, broken through barriers, and achieved heights once considered out of reach. You won’t want to miss their insightful – and inspiring – keynote addresses. Erik…

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