Open Api

Future prospects for a monolithic core banking system

11 September 2019
Challenge: making a monolithic core banking system modular and scalable in order to equip it for the future.
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From opportunistic APIs to an open banking strategy

10 September 2019
From opportunistic APIs to an open banking strategy
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More money in old age thanks to the squirrel trick

22 May 2019
For many Swiss, the regular AHV and pension fund pensions will not be sufficient to enable them to live as well after retirement as before (annual pensions have fallen by almost 9% in real terms since 2005, see Figure 1). Although it would make sense to voluntarily put money into the pension fund, the...
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Free our pension fund data!

6 March 2019
Do you know how much more or less money you will have at your disposal after retirement? It's not easy to calculate: you need AHV and pension fund data, you need to take tax effects into account, and it takes time because it takes two to four weeks for a statement of your individual AHV account to be delivered.
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Open APIs for More Transparency in Retirement Provision

14 February 2020
The Swiss retirement provision is a complex system. It is difficult for individuals to find out how much money they will have at their disposal after retirement. To change this, Acrea has launched the OpenPK initiative.
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Fully digitize the customer-bank relationship using the API ecosystem

11 September 2020
Whether in a private or business context, the importance of digital customer services is growing. However, banks are not yet positioned to offer all central processes digitally in an automated manner. We show an example of how this could work.
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APIs for Next Generation Products

9 April 2021
APIs have long been viewed through technical glasses only and have been seen as an IT department responsibility. But in the course of digitalization and the new cloud era, more and more customers are asking whether a service can also be used via APIs. What are the specific characteristics of an API? Is an API necessary? And if so, what makes an API successful?
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APIs as a Success Factor for a Product

26 April 2021
With a well-designed API, service providers can stand out from their competitor’s products and be more successful in the market. To design APIs well, the right approach and some adjustments in the company are necessary.
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