Atos named a Major Contender by Everest Group in PEAK™ Matrices for Application Services in Global Banking and Open Banking IT Services
Recognition of its building credibility in the market and expanding digital services portfolio
29th October 2018
Atos, a global leader in digital transformation today announces that it has been identified as a ‘Major Contender’ by global research and advisory firm Everest in two of its latest PEAK Matrices™ : Open Banking IT Services: Orchestrating Experiences in the Platform Economy – Services PEAK Matrix™ Assessment 2018 and Application Services in Global Banking – Services PEAK Matrix™ Assessment 2018: Spending Picks up as Need for Talent, Transformation, and Time to Market Intensifies.
In both reports, Everest Group underscores the large and deep expertise of Atos and its subsidiary, Worldline, in the financial sector. They leverage Atos’ global capabilities in analytics, AI, cybersecurity and banking to provide end-to-end solutions across the world.
On the Open Banking side, the highly-customized offerings from Atos resulted in enhanced customer experience, personalized platforms and cost savings for clients. Everest Group cites the investment in the digital banking platform from Woldline, which combines PSD2 XS2A and open banking UK regulation, especially API, security, fraud and dispute management as well as strong partnerships, notably, the global FinTech Partner Program which allows continuous innovation and the creation of new services in the sector.
The Global Banking report highlights the range of capabilities of Atos, from its banking domain expertise to its infrastructure services. This leads to various offerings, including the introduction of design thinking process and new tools for a client, or the implementation of trusted authentication and secure Internet payment platform for another one.
“Those two rankings confirm our global financial services strategy to keep customers at the heart of every proposition. This strategic focus allows us to combine our state of art industrialized solutions with customer specific personalized needs. In this competitive market, our innovations and close relations with Financial Services Institutions are key to deliver differentiated and unique solution,” said Himanshu Vyas, Chief Strategy Officer Global Financial Services
Thanks to their expertise in e-payment, transactional services and digital banking, Atos and Worldline are working closely with around 25 pre-vetted Fintech partners to develop a range of vertical value propositions for some of the world’s biggest banks.