Corporate Banking

We help Corporate Banking business and technology leaders to make faster and more informed technology and investment decisions as they face an accelerating pace of change. Our research helps clients to innovate new client-facing propositions, adopt disruptive technologies, and leverage technology to get efficient.

We have deep expertise in key areas of corporate banking being reshaped by technology: from corporate digital platforms to client onboarding and front-office servicing, from the changing face of payments to new cloud-native platforms; and from digitally transformed legacy systems to innovations driven by emerging technologies.


Our research focuses on the application of technology to corporate banking across cash management, trade and supply chain finance, commercial lending, and corporate payments.

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I&I Day 2024: Model Bank Overview

Join our Model Bank session and discover how our 2024 winners have harnessed emerging technologies to drive growth and deliver exceptional customer experiences. From innovating payments to leveraging the power of the cloud, these real-life, winning initiatives showcase what is possible in banking when institutions remain innovative. By attending, learn the strategies that are changing the game in the banking industry and can propel your organization towards success.

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Corporate Banking IT Spending Forecasts by domain 2023–2028

IT Spending Trends Across the Front, Middle, and Back Office

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Harnessing the Benefits of AI in Payments: Unlocking a Range of Workflow and Product Enhancements

Payments are an area of particular opportunity for Artificial Intelligence (AI) technologies. The complexities involved in processing non-card p…

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Corporate Banking Research Outlook

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Corporate Banking: Technology Trends Previsory 2024

Market conditions and risks remain challenging for banks and their corporate clients. Meanwhile, the innovation advantage looks to be swinging toward banks that are agile and can innovate at scale while managing risk. This Previsory covers our perspectives on critical trends from customer engagement to open ecosystems, payments, and product innovation. Our goal is to provide strategic technology insights to help you stay ahead of the curve.​


IT Spending Trends Across the Front, Middle, and Back Office

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Winner of the 2024 Celent Model Bank Award for Digital Asset Innovation

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Winner of the 2024 Celent Model Bank Award for Reinventing Cash Management

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Winner of the 2024 Celent Model Bank Award for Integration Excellence

Banking Risk

Celent offers dedicated research focused on technology strategies for mission-critical risk management and compliance functions. Our Banking Risk research focuses on governance, risk and compliance (GRC) and integrated risk; credit risk; and financial crime including anti-money laundering (AML), Know Your Customer (KYC) and fraud.

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Meet our Corporate Banking analysts.

Patricia heads Celent’s Corporate Banking practice and is based in Charlotte, NC. Her areas of research include corporate banking and global tra…

Ruslan is a Senior Analyst based in Tokyo, specializing in Corporate Banking and Capital Markets. With over 16 years of experience in the financ…

Alenka has over 20 years of consulting and research experience in the banking industry with deep expertise in payments, transaction banking, and…

Colin’s research in the Corporate Banking practice draws on a career at the intersection of global banking business and technology. Based in Chi…

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