A digital bank that puts the customer at the heart

A unique mobile-only platform delivered in a very short time

A virtual bank fit for the future

GFT‘s AWS experience and key skills were essential in launching the bank””
Andrew Farmer CIO, MOX

The challenge

Attracting new millennial customers in Asia

  • New digital FinTech disruptors are appearing constantly in banking, often targeting millennials with mobile-only offerings
  • A leading global bank in Asia wanted to offer a bespoke local digital platform, independent of its global legacy technology stack
  • The bank wished to use the optimal combination of modern technologies to create a virtual bank that would meet immediate and evolving customer needs quickly and profitably

The engagement

Using an AWS cloud-based virtual infrastructure and DevOps methods to deliver an integrated banking solution

  • Implementing a near real-time data catalogue on an event-driven architecture puts data lineage at the heart of the system to ensure continuous compliance and strong data governance
  • Ensuring that every data entity that transits through the “event bus” is registered, discoverable and describable
  • Integrating APIs from a wide-range of third parties to deliver new banking functions, including Thought Machine core banking, KYC, CRM, and AML, quickly and seamlessly
  • Leveraging AWS to deliver a strategic cloud-native architecture that embraces Agile and DevOps to enable delivery at pace that was previously impossible in traditional banking

The benefit

A virtual bank that appeals to a tech-savvy generation

  • A digital bank that puts the customer at the heart of everything it does
  • Delivered in a very short time using the right balance of self-build and out-of-the box components to build a unique mobile-only platform
  • A virtual bank that’s fit for the future with a host of additional new services ready to be launched
  • Unique attributes include insights from spending patterns, budgeting and automating of saving habits, Cash back in real cash (not reward points)
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To learn how your business can adopt our approach, please get in touch

Florian Becker

APAC Business Development