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Backbase to Be the Spine of OCB Omnichannel Banking Modernisation

Backbase to Be the Spine of OCB Omnichannel Banking Modernisation


Orient Industrial Joint Inventory Financial institution (OCB) has chosen Backbase, an engagement banking platform to energy its omnichannel banking modernisation. OCB’s objective is to create a personalised digital banking system for every buyer throughout all channels. This mission shall be led by Backbase’s associate SmartOSC. Consequently, OCB hopes to totally digitise each buyer journey and touchpoint to offer seamless providers by way of cellular functions and pc platforms.

OCB is the highest personal financial institution in Vietnam and is Backbase’s fifth buyer in Vietnam. In 2022, OCB expanded OCB OMNI to greater than 200 merchandise, providers, and utilities. OCB OMNI customers elevated greater than 1.7 occasions. In the meantime the variety of transactions elevated by greater than 200 per cent in comparison with 2021. OCB’s price of deposit by means of digital channels additionally elevated by 178 per cent over the identical interval.

Mr. Nguyen Dinh Tung, CEO, OCB, stated: “As a pioneer financial institution of digital transformation normally and omnichannel banking specifically, our technique is to create a unified buyer lifecycle first within the retail banking line of enterprise and swiftly develop to the enterprise banking line of enterprise.

“With the Backbase Engagement Banking Platform (EBP) based mostly on three important elements together with: a six-month go-live timeline, full management over constructing, proudly owning, and customising differentiated upstream and downstream necessities, and native help for implementation and future mission wants.

“OCB expects to speed up buyer acquisition progress and double its retail banking month-to-month energetic customers within the first yr of the platform launch. Its objective is to develop to 10 million month-to-month energetic customers inside 5 years of the launch.”

Addressing earlier challenges

OCB’s earlier in-house try lacked scalability, velocity to market, and failed to satisfy expectations. This posed a menace to the financial institution’s place as a fast-growing and customer-centric establishment. With the implementation of Backbase’s EBP, OCB now has the flexibility to undertake and construct. This aligns with its trendy banking tradition and customer-centric method. The funding aligns with OCB’s enterprise mannequin and administration values of low danger, effectivity, security, and progress.

Riddhi Dutta, regional vice chairman, Asia, Backbase stated: “Modern banks with excessive digital maturity like OCB endeavor to take the motive force’s seat to ship their very own distinctive omnichannel digital banking proposition.

“The sweetness in adopting and constructing is that banks don’t want to fret in regards to the underlying enterprise guidelines, orchestration of banking providers, hygiene safety and compliance necessities. Nor do they should stress in regards to the important micro providers and journeys which can be already confirmed to work throughout the traces of enterprise and channels they need to re-architect.”

“On day one, banks might begin constructing on high of the platform to customize journeys and experiences for particular shopper segments, merchandise, and channels. That is the explanation that go-live for such an in depth omnichannel platform will be inside six months.”

Integrating the engagement banking platform

SmartOSC will help OCB in integrating the engagement banking platform, additionally known as the digital banking omnichannel platform, into its present data methods. On the similar time, it is going to additionally tackle OCB’s preliminary localisation necessities, by leveraging its in depth expertise and options. Moreover, SmartOSC will develop OCB’s cellular banking, web banking, and worker app.

“We’re excited to collaborate with OCB and Backbase at this pivotal time in banking. Being able to shortly adapt to evolving buyer wants is crucial in right this moment’s digital panorama. That is what makes this collaboration so necessary!” Mr. Le Mai Anh, vice chairman of SmartOSC stated.

“We’re honoured to work collectively to modernise omnichannel banking utilizing the engagement banking platform showcasing the perfect that innovation and customer-centricity have to supply. It’s with nice confidence that we ship this mission on time and help OCB’s mission of placing buyer wants first by delivering high-quality services and products with out disruption.”



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