Open Banking : Banks = Open Source : Software

Open banking is on the way and it can do great things, we just have to look at the lessons of open source to see why.

Thirty Six years ago, when I started my journey in the IT sector as a software programmer, I wrote a lot of software in various fields. Every time, the biggest concern I and my colleagues had was how to hide our source code.

Then came the 90s and things changed. All of a sudden, I started to hear about a new trend: open your code and share your source.My reaction was along the lines of: What? Share my source…