BIAN invites the public to participate in BIAN by blogs, events, webinars and other means described below. Participation in BIAN Working Groups is only possible for BIAN Members.

The main advantage of participating in BIAN is the ability to gain increased knowledge from work in progress on service standards, which would likely be useful to a bank’s own work in defining services as part of an SOA initiative.

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BIAN working groups

The BIAN Working Group represents a distinct community working on specific industry banking business scenarios.

The primary activities of a Working Group include identifying business needs, gathering business requirements, developing consensus on best practices and defining specifications.

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Open standards create interoperability and accelerate the adoption of new technologies that help industries work more intelligently. BIAN’s collaboration with industry groups such as Object Management Group (OMG) and SWIFT demonstrates its commitment to making its banking models more valuable to its members.

Chae An
Vice President & CTO, Financial Services Solutions, IBM
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BIAN blog

Teaching old dogs new tricks

Once again the spotlight is on the UK’s banking industry and the need for greater competition. George Osborne used his annual Mansion House speech to renew his commitment to promote more competition in retail banking

Published on 4th July, 2017

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BIAN blog

PSD2 – threat or opportunity?

With just nine months left for banks to prepare for PSD2, the impending regulation that will see third parties able to access banks’ data through open Application Program Interfaces (APIs), there’s a definite sense ...

Published on 3rd June, 2017

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BIAN blog

How to be a developer-friendly bank – a snapshot of BIAN’s global meeting

Published on 30th May, 2017

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Banks around the world are looking to simplify domain architectures and application integration asa means to reduce costs and deliver more competitive products.

Discover how your banking application environment can evolve with BIAN to address these needs through the adoption of industry standards for application integration.

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  • Semantic APIs, as defined by the BIAN 5.0 Landscape Read more

  • BIAN Service Landscape 5.0 provides a foundation for open APIs Read more

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BIAN recognizes that feedback both from BIAN members and the banking community at large is essential for BIAN designs and design techniques to become a robust standard for the industry.

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