IBS Journal

Starts at £31 per issue

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From: £45.00 / month for 12 months


For 25 years, the iconic monthly IBS Journal has been providing a global FinTech perspective.  It covers a wide range of subjects, including major news & developments, case studies, analysis, leadership interviews, feature articles, as well as the latest industry gossip. It also includes a Feature Foci section that every month provides detailed insights on specific FinTech systems.

IBS Journal features independently researched and compiled material, with no advertorial. We believe that this dedication to quality is unique among publications in the banking and financial services IT space.

Besides an enterprise editon with multi-user access for the IBS Journal, IBS Intelligence PRISM offering allows a client to access the IBSI’s comprehensive knowledge base for multiple users across and the organization. For further information, please email us above.

Feature Focus

Each edition of the IBS Journal carries a feature focus, that provides a deep dive perspective on a range of topics that are highly sought after by banks and financial institutions across the world. The coverage on the topic includes an interview with an industry leader, case studies, thought leadership analysis piece, industry perspectives and feature articles.

The feature focus coverage for 2018 include:

  • Jan:  Cyber Security, Regtech
  • Feb:  Core banking, back-office and transaction banking systems
  • Mar:  Digital banking, Omni Channel
  • Apr:  Annual Sales League Table 2018
  • May:  Platformification, Open Banking & API, P2P lending, Crowdfunding
  • Jun:  Wealth Management, Private Banking
  • Jul:  RPA, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, IoT
  • Aug:  Big Data, DW, Analytics & Cloud
  • Sep:  Treasury & Capital Markets, Risk Technology
  • Oct:  Digital Payments, Blockchain technology & Cryptocurrency
  • Nov:  Islamic Banking Systems & Insurance Technology
  • Dec:  2018 Review and 2019 Preview

Customer Testimonials

This is what our customers say about IBS Journal:

IBS Journal is one of the best banking technology information sources.

IBS Journal is far and away my favourite source of up to the minute independent reporting.
PMI Global specialist

All year, the IBS Journal has provided very useful information in the banking systems space. Best wishes and keep it up.
NMB Bank

The IBS Journal does a great job of distilling and presenting critical issues in Banking Systems and Technology and I recommend any of our members with interest in the wild world of banking systems register for sure on their website.
Global Bankers Institute

As a subscriber to IBS Journal and the IBS Sales League Table, and having recently purchased the Treasury & Capital Markets Systems and Wealth Management & Private Banking Systems Reports, from these three documents, we can definitely derive our ‘long list’.
Gulf Investment Corporation

We find the IBS Journal useful. It helps us to be better informed about the market, and it delivers the latest news.

I am very satisfied with our subscription to IBS Journal. Your ratings of Russian core systems are now the basis for decision taking and part of board presentations. More insight into this over-regulated and peculiar market are always welcome.
DSK Bank specialist