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Banking

Banking

We are passionate about working with our clients and industry to help them better serve their customers, society and the economy. 

Current examples include increasing competition and innovation in business banking, driving forward Open Banking implementation and competition, improving services to vulnerable (and all other) customers, and supporting some of the most exciting new Challenger banks entering the market.
 

Meet members of the team

Colin Preston

Colin Preston

Partner - Financial services

“ We partner with our clients on many of the their most exciting initiatives – from designing new propositions and services, to innovation leveraging emerging technologies, to creating new business models and cultural change. We love to help to define the strategy and shape the initiative, right through to supporting implementation and realising the customer and business value. ”

Michaela Bruce

Michaela Bruce

Analyst - Financial services

" Banks are operating in a rapidly evolving global ecosystem; responding to complex regulations, value chain disruption, legacy infrastructure and increasing customer expectations. To remain relevant, banks must move towards customer-focused, digitally-enabled and operationally agile propositions. "
 

Focus on your sector

Retail banking

Customers are now getting a real choice, with new innovative propositions, new Challenger banks, Open Banking, and ever greater access to digital services. At the same time the industry is facing greater threats from cyber security, financial crime and operational resilience. It has never been more exciting to work with our Retail Banking clients!

Corporate and transaction banking

Innovations in Trade and supply chain finance, the emergence of new networks and the global shift to real-time is transforming the Corporate and transaction banking agenda globally. Fintechs and Challengers are mainstream, and at times it’s become a difficult environment to navigate. There are significant opportunities for those who view competition and collaboration as sides of the same coin. Baringa can help you to make the most of these opportunities, whilst staying compliant, safe and resilient.

Payments

Payments is going through a fundamental transformation and is at the centre of innovation in the new FS ecosystem and the pace of change is frenetic. Whether you are a brand new start up or an established firm, we’ve the expertise and independence you need to innovate, transform your payments propositions and capabilities, whilst ensuring resilience and the ability to scale safely.

SME and business banking

SMEs are hugely important to the UK economy. A wave of innovation and investment is on its way, with many FinTechs stepping in to meet the needs of SMEs. Our independence, banking knowledge and customer focus means we are perfectly placed to help orchestrate this eco-system to deliver real value to our Banking clients, FinTechs and SMEs.