Nationwide launches Commercial Insight Center with timely resources for Middle Market Agents
Jul23

Nationwide launches Commercial Insight Center with timely resources for Middle Market Agents

Today’s middle market insurance agents must be more than just experts in insurance needs. They also need specialised knowledge of their customers’ unique industries, and familiarity with emerging trends to help them stay responsive and ready for anything. But the amount of information needed is a lot for any one person to retain. To support agents with timely information that’s easy to find, access and use, Nationwide has launched the...

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Exclusive: ‘A moment that matters’ – Carole Layzell, Nationwide in “The Fintech Magazine”
Jul15

Exclusive: ‘A moment that matters’ – Carole Layzell, Nationwide in “The Fintech Magazine”

With a branch in most neighbourhoods, Nationwide has made a virtue of being the bank on the street where you live. So we asked Channel Service Director Carole Layzell how a massive swing to online channels during the current crisis is affecting it. Nationwide, the world’s largest building society and one of the UK’s few remaining mutuals, prides itself on being there for the ‘moments that matter’. And, right now, the 130-year-old...

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FF Virtual Arena: Innovation in Insurance with Nationwide
Jun24

FF Virtual Arena: Innovation in Insurance with Nationwide

Check out our Virtual Arena Live at 14:30 BST, where we host Nationwide’s Michael Fulton. We hear all we can about insurance in the States and everything in between. This is going to be streamed live on LinkedIn so make sure to check it out today at 14:30...

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The Fintech Magazine Issue 16
Jun12

The Fintech Magazine Issue 16

In this of The Fintech Magazine, with Covid-19 putting a spotlight on the point of sale, we look at Regtech & SCA with G+D, Trulioo and Aptitude, and what it means for the future of payments. Neobanks galore! We catch up with exclusive interviews the CEO’s of the current and next wave of challengers to take on the world of financial services, including banks from five continents – Bunq, Rizq, free2, Mox, KudaBank, 220,...

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Lights, Camera, Sofa! FinTECHTalents2020
Jun12

Lights, Camera, Sofa! FinTECHTalents2020

By Hannah Duncan It’s with a fuzzy head and sticky keyboard, that I write up my experience of the FinTECHTalents2020’s Virtual Fintech Event yesterday. Normally a festival for fintech fanatics to get together in person…  this year was a little different. Following the lockdown rules, more than 25,000 people joined from home. With, I imagine, our top halves looking remarkably smarter than our bottom halves, we flicked on our...

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Nationwide Rolls Out New Wellbeing Tools To Support Colleagues During Covid-19
May22

Nationwide Rolls Out New Wellbeing Tools To Support Colleagues During Covid-19

‘Kinda’ tool created by Society to enable staff to receive a helping hand during lockdown New tool rolled out for Mental Health Awareness Week 2020 as part of focus on wellbeing Society’s 18,000 employees will also have free access to mental health platform Unmind An innovative buddy service has been launched by Nationwide Building Society to support employee wellbeing during the Covid-19 outbreak. ‘Kinda’, which has been put in place...

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Nationwide study reveals that 73% of UK business leaders expect COVID-19 to spark a new wave of workplace and industry automation
May21

Nationwide study reveals that 73% of UK business leaders expect COVID-19 to spark a new wave of workplace and industry automation

Pod Group, a provider of platforms, software and connectivity services for the Internet of Things (IoT), and connected enterprises, today released a new study revealing that 73% of UK business leaders expect COVID-19 to spark a new wave of workplace and industry automation. The study of 500 business leaders from across the UK, highlights how respondents expect automation technology to replace a considerable proportion of their labour...

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FF Virtual Arena: Customer Experience with Nationwide
May04

FF Virtual Arena: Customer Experience with Nationwide

Catch our first Virtual Arena of the week as our host Doug Mackenzie will be discussing everything Customer Experience with Carole Layzell, the Channel Service Director at Nationwide, Britain’s best bank, that’s not a...

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The £50m grant being returned by The Nationwide Building Society should be channelled to Charities and Healthcare Businesses within days
Apr06

The £50m grant being returned by The Nationwide Building Society should be channelled to Charities and Healthcare Businesses within days

It is time for the RBS Capabilities and Innovation Fund to become Capable and Innovative in the face of COVID-19. Last Friday the 3rd April, The Nationwide Building Society abandoned its plans to enter the business banking market and said it was returning the £50m it was awarded last year from the Banking Competition Remedies (BCR) Capability & Innovation Fund. This follows in the footsteps of Metro Bank who also returned £50m...

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Nationwide U-turns on business banking debut over coronavirus
Apr03

Nationwide U-turns on business banking debut over coronavirus

The building society will return a £50m grant from a pool of RBS cash to foster competititon among British banks as it scales back ambitions in the face of the outbreak. “The impact of Covid19, including assumption changes to short and long-term interest rates, has meant that the option of entering the business banking market is no longer commercially viable,” Nationwide said. “As a consequence of its decision, Nationwide will cease...

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Nationwide launches API integration with Twenty7Tec’s APPLY Platform
Mar19

Nationwide launches API integration with Twenty7Tec’s APPLY Platform

Mortgage brokers can now get a decision in principle (DIP) even faster with Nationwide as the Society launches new API technology in partnership with mortgage technology firm Twenty7Tec. The integration of the Nationwide API solution with Twenty7Tec’s APPLY platform means that users can receive an instant decision in principle on remortgage cases from Nationwide, without needing to re-key data into the Nationwide portal. This reduces...

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Sapient and Murex Deliver Treasury Transformation at Nationwide Building Society
Jan17

Sapient and Murex Deliver Treasury Transformation at Nationwide Building Society

Murex MX.3 implementation delivers significant improvements in risk management, efficiency and cost benefits Murex today announced the successful go-live of Murex’s MX.3 front-to-back-to-risk platform for the treasury business at leading UK financial services provider, Nationwide Building Society. More than ever there is a need to have the option to secure wider funding sources, review pricing rules and implement tighter risk,...

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Nationwide Introduces First Fee-based Fixed Indexed Annuity to Trust Company of America’s Liberty Platform
Dec08

Nationwide Introduces First Fee-based Fixed Indexed Annuity to Trust Company of America’s Liberty Platform

Nationwide Summit Helps to Solve Friction Points for Adoption of Fee-based Annuities by RIAs Nationwide and Trust Company of America (TCA) partnered to announce today that the fee-based Nationwide Summit® fixed indexed annuity (FIA) has been added to TCA’s Liberty platform. Pending DOL regulation has shifted the focus of insured retirement products to fee-based designs, but the initial adoption by RIAs has been slow as fee-based...

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Matthew Cox, Nationwide: Customer Trust
Nov21

Matthew Cox, Nationwide: Customer Trust

Matthew Cox from Nationwide speaks to us about why customers should trust Nationwide.

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Matthew Cox, Nationwide: Industry Evolution
Nov14

Matthew Cox, Nationwide: Industry Evolution

Matthew Cox from Nationwide speaks to us about how the industry will evolve.

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Matthew Cox, Nationwide: Favourite Project
Nov07

Matthew Cox, Nationwide: Favourite Project

Matthew Cox from Nationwide speaks to us about which project he’s most proud of.

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Matthew Cox, Nationwide: Nationwide Chat
Oct31

Matthew Cox, Nationwide: Nationwide Chat

Matthew Cox from Nationwide speaks to us about Nationwide Chat.

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Matthew Cox, Nationwide: AI
Oct24

Matthew Cox, Nationwide: AI

Matthew Cox from Nationwide speaks to us about the advancement of AI.

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Matthew Cox, Nationwide: Human Element
Oct17

Matthew Cox, Nationwide: Human Element

Matthew Cox from Nationwide speaks to us about the importance of the human element.

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Matthew Cox, Nationwide: Social Media
Oct10

Matthew Cox, Nationwide: Social Media

Matthew Cox from Nationwide speaks to us about social media.

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Matthew Cox, Nationwide: Streamlining Services
Oct03

Matthew Cox, Nationwide: Streamlining Services

Matthew Cox from Nationwide speaks to us about the streamlining of their services.

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Matthew Cox, Nationwide: New Technologies
Sep26

Matthew Cox, Nationwide: New Technologies

Matthew Cox from Nationwide speaks to us about new technologies.

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Matthew Cox, Nationwide: Customer Service
Sep19

Matthew Cox, Nationwide: Customer Service

Matthew Cox from Nationwide speaks to us about customer service.

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Seven in Ten Brits Entering Competitions Risk Fraud
Jul17

Seven in Ten Brits Entering Competitions Risk Fraud

How much personal information do you share online? New research reveals that people in the UK are freely giving away their name, address and date of birth to avail discounts and enter competitions, despite knowing that this could put them at risk of fraud Just one in three (31%) say they routinely check to determine whether an offer is real or fraudulent before entering private information such as their name, address and date of...

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Watch: The Evolution of the Mobile Phone
Jul11

Watch: The Evolution of the Mobile Phone

It’s hard to imagine a time without smart phones but it was only as little as 10 years ago when essentials like the internet, your camera and banking weren’t all accessible with just a finger print. Today, new research from Nationwide Building Society has revealed how reliant we have become on our mobile phones. Almost a third of us now rate our phone as our most important everyday possessions – over a purse or wallet. When asked what...

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