Banking Podcasts: Banking Transformed Podcast with Jim Marous

As the top banking podcast, the Banking Transformed podcast, hosted by Jim Marous, examines major leadership and cultural challenges in the banking industry and the impact of digital disruption on banking’s future. Listen to the brightest minds in the banking and business world and get ready to embrace change, take risks and disrupt yourself and your organization.

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Debbie: An Innovative Rewards Platform for Managing Debt

Credit card balances are reaching new highs, and consumers aren't paying their balances in full. Debbie cofounders Frida Leibowitz and Rachel Lauren say they have the solution.

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Conquering the ‘Last Mile’ of Data and Analytics Transformation

There's a "last mile" of data utilization that banks and credit unions are failing to finish. This can make data investments pointless, says Segmint's senior sales engineer Greg Spencer.

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Betterment: Using a Challenger Mindset for Market-Leading Growth

Betterment is providing robo-advisory services so consumers can manage their money without needing a traditional financial institution, and it's working, says president Michael Reust.

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Humanized Digital Engagement Propels Growth in Banking

Banks and credit unions that aren't ready to invest in humanized digital engagement, and could risk losing market share and channel engagement, says Coconut Software's CEO Katherine Regnier.

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The Future of Open and Embedded Banking at Truist

Businesses need access to embedded banking products that can integrate with open banking and banking-as-a-service providers. Truist Bank is providing just that, says SVP of open and embedded banking Anthony Burton.

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Your Back Office: The Missing Piece of Great CX

Banks need to start developing technology that works for both consumers and back-office is critical if financial institutions want to differentiate themselves, says Verint's global senior director Nicole Nevulis.

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MX: The Next Frontier of Money Experiences

Jim and Jim Magats, the CEO of MX Technologies, talk how data and analytics insights can power banking in 2022 and beyond.

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Accelerating Innovation for Financial Institutions of All Sizes

How do banks and credit unions provide customers with the services they always have, but also given them new offerings with new technologies, says Constellation Digital Partners' Kris Kovacs.

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FedNow: The Future of Instant Payments

FedNow is coming closer to completion, and it'll allow financial institutions of all sizes to provide safe and effective payment solutions to customers. Here's what it'll look like says FedNow business executive at the Federal Reserve Financial Services Nick Stanescu.

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BMO Harris: Why It’s Important to Promote Gender Diversity in Fintech

The banking industry is growing more gender inclusive. Still, how many female fintech founders have you seen? Not many, suggests BMO Harris Bank's Niamh Kristufek and Andrew Harrison who emphasize how investing in female founders is critical.

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Ways Technology Can Positively Impact Costs, Efficiency and Reporting

By investing in digital tech, banks can address evolving customer preferences, mitigate risk, and achieve regulatory compliance, says AutoRek's business development manager Nick Botha.

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Turning Information Overload into a Personal Superpower

Data and information overload is real, especially in the age of artificial intelligence. Advanced Human Technologies' chairman Ross Dawson talks through how banks can digest the data and get valuable insights.

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The Best Customer Experiences Start with Identity Protection

Keeping consumer (and business) data is at the crux of trust in banking, especially during onboarding, says the CEO of IDology, Chris Luttrell. How can that trust be fostered as more institutions invest in new technologies?

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How AI is Transforming the Banking Industry

Banks need to stop getting just hyped about AI integrations, and actually invest in the technology, says AI influencer Imtiaz Adam, who emphasizes the technology is critical across an entire enterprise.

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Using Behavioral Science for Financial Marketing Success

Behavioral science is critical for banks to understand how consumers will react to various tactics and strategies, says HBT Marketing's co-founder Nancy Harhut.

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Reaching Digital Maturity With Continuous Product Design

Continuous product design — along with real-time data — can be institution-changing for banks and credit unions struggling to keep up with new back-end technologies, says Quantum Metric's founder and CEO Mario Ciabarra.

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Leadership During Times of Uncertainty

The Covid pandemic signaled a new need for strong leadership in the modern financial institution. Charlene Li, chief research officer at PA Consulting, talks how banks can create a stronger culture of leadership.

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How All Banks Can Now Offer Industry-Leading Digital Mortgages

Most mortgage experiences are painful, filled with friction, and very time-consuming. Enter mortgage-as-a-service (MaaS) solutions from Rocket Mortgage, says executive vice president Sam Schey and Q2's Jonathan Price.

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Locality Bank: Using Modern Technology to Serve Small Businesses

Small businesses are hardly ever served well by the banking industry, even while they're the foundation of the American economy, says Corey LeBlanc, co-founder of Locality Bank.

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Embedded Finance and BaaS: The Future of Banking

Embedded finance can be the seamless bridge between a bank brand, the consumer and ultimately the banking provider, says FIS Global's Mike Kresse and Taira Hall.

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Daylight: Meeting the Unique Needs of the LGBTQ+ Community

Nearly 30 million Americans consider themselves part of the LGBTQ+ community, but how banks and credit unions market LGBTQ-friendly products? Daylight is doing that, says CEO Rob Curtis.

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Synovus Bank: The Journey to Become a Digital Bank

Not every financial institution can launch a digital brand, and few can do it well. Hear from Liz Wolverton, Synovus' head of consumer banking and brand experience, on how she executed it.

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Is Your Data Strategy Future-Ready?

Data and artificial intelligence are driving digital transformation in banking, and could help institutions grow their revenue — fast, says Segmint's Greg Gruning and Busey Bank's Brian Lindemann.

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How to Think Like a Brand and Not a Bank

"Think Like a Brand, Not a Bank": This is the book no financial marketer can miss from Allison Netzer and Liz High.

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Modernizing Payments for an Embedded Banking Future

Embedded payments, like embedded finance, is inevitable in the modern banking industry. However, three-fourths of banks and credit union globally still aren't prepared for the trends, says Zeta's Bhavin Turakhia.

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Are Big Banks Hurting Competition, Innovation and Equality?

The largest banks have the biggest competitive innovation in today's financial industry, says author James Bessen. That's why the industry needs to democratize technology.

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Identity Fraud is a Customer Experience Opportunity

As financial institutions invest more in new technologies, they must also keep an eye on identify fraud and the solutions on the market to mitigate the risks, says TransUnion's senior director of global identity and fraud Chad Gluff.

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What Are The Essentials to Transformation Success in Banking?

Digital transformation is not a project or a destination. It's a constantly evolving process for financial institutions, says McKinsey & Company's senior partner Seth Goldstrom. He explains how to do it well.

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How to Prepare for the Engagement Banking Revolution

Did you know you can win customers (for life) through embedded banking? It's a critical part of the new banking CX, says Backbase's chief executive officer and founder Jouk Pleiter.

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From Personalization to Profits in Banking

Personalization is a key strategic priority for any financial institution wanting to distinguish themselves from other banks and fintech competitors. Jim Stapleton, senior vice president of Epsilon explains what goes into it.

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