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Computer Security Bankers Cannot Ignore It But It Will Never Be Completely Safe

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 19:29:56 GMT

In 1983, I completed a computer security test for a Top Tier U.S. bank. Their idea not mine, because...



FinTech Awards Luxembourg opens for applications

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 15:22:00 GMT

The organising partners of the FinTech Awards Luxembourg have opened applications for the 2017 editi...



Breaking out of the Henry T Ford approach to FS infrastructure

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 14:56:42 GMT

From our regular meetings with FS IT leaders in the UK, we know that the challenges of delivering sc...



Industry veterans form credit card company

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 14:36:00 GMT

A team of heavyweight financial services industry execs, led by Bank of America and capital One vete...



Fiserv upgrades LoanServ

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 14:13:00 GMT

Fiserv, Inc. (FISV), a leading global provider of financial services technology solutions, enhanced...



Mastercard appoints Sandra Arkell corporate controller and principal accounting officer

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 13:38:00 GMT

Mastercard today appointed Sandra (Sandy) Arkell as executive vice president, corporate controller a...



Nets partners Chainalysis to help banks meet AML rules on virtual currencies

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 12:27:00 GMT

Nordic payments processor Nets is enlisting the help of distributed ledger technology specialist Cha...



Bank of Ireland welcomes startups to startlab incubator programme

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 11:16:00 GMT

Bank of Ireland is kicking off the second session of its annual incubator programme to support innov...



SIX and IBM to build Watson-powered cyber-security hub

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 10:49:00 GMT

Swiss Financial infrastructure operator SIX is to use the cognitive computing ability of IBM Watson...



Thirty percent of UK jobs at risk from robotic automation - PwC

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 10:47:00 GMT

UK economic growth held up better than expected in the six months following the Brexit vote, but thi...



ING in Poland debuts HCE mobile payments

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 10:13:00 GMT

Forgotten your wallet or purse? No problem. ING in Poland customers can now pay for goods or service...



Two key technologies driving Machine Learning in Financial Services

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 10:08:13 GMT

Predictive powers Many people wish they could predict what will happen next in the world. Many predi...



Wolters Kluwer wins risk reporting tender from Nordea Bank Russia

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 09:51:00 GMT

Wolters Kluwer’s OneSumX Risk and Management Information Systems (MIS) Reporting solutions will be i...



Samsung makes wearable payments play

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:01:00 GMT

Samsung is bidding to expand NFC payments beyond phones to a host of wearable devices by teaming up...



MAS to roll out national KYC utility for Singapore

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:01:00 GMT

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) is piloting a national know-your-customer (KYC) utility fo...



Cameroon gives mandate for mobile commodity exchange

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:01:00 GMT

UWIN Corp, a company founded by MIT Media Lab entrepreneur in residence and former Wells Fargo techn...



DueDil appoints Alan Millard as chairman

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:01:00 GMT

DueDil, the company information platform, today announces the appointment of Alan Millard as Chairma...



CFPB fines Experian $3m for deceiving people in marketing credit scores

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 19:02:00 GMT

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) today took action against Experian and its subsidiar...



UK cash machines to show comedy clips for Red Nose Day

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 17:59:00 GMT

I-design and Cardtronics UK today announce that they are supporting Comic Relief, one of the UK’s bi...



Accenture to acquire First Annapolis

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 16:54:00 GMT

Accenture (ACN) has agreed to acquire First Annapolis Consulting, Inc., a privately held payments co...



Russian hacker pleads guilty over $500m Citadel malware

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 16:20:00 GMT

A Russian hacker accused of helping to develop and maintain the notorious Citadel malware toolkit, w...



RBS to close 158 branches

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 15:41:00 GMT

Royal Bank of Scotland is closing another 158 UK branches, with the loss of hundreds of jobs, citing...



Payment threat trends

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 14:12:00 GMT

The European Payments Council provides an insight into the latest developments on threats affecting...



Citi Ventures leads $11 million round in AI-based personal finance advocate Clarity Money

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 13:46:00 GMT

Personal finance app Clarity Money has raised a further $11 million in venture capital financing in...



Attack of the Bots

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 13:04:51 GMT

While there is always the debate about what the biggest cybersecurity threat is today—DDoS attacks,...



The EBA is wrong about screen scraping - and it’s going to hurt European fintech!

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 09:35:12 GMT

On 23 February, the European Banking Authority (EBA) announced its intention to outlaw ”screen scrap...



How financial institutions can win the battle for excellence in customer experience

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 12:45:00 GMT

Improving customer experience is one of the biggest opportunities for financial services institution...



Challenges in KYC and AML in 2017

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 09:52:00 GMT

Dominic Mac, Global Head of Business Development, KYC & Client Onboarding Solutions, Thomson Reuters...



Research unbundling and MiFID II

Wed, 15 Mar 2017 16:30:00 GMT

Mahesh Narayan, Head of Research, Thomson Reuters, speaks about how research unbundling in MiFID II...



What does best execution under MiFID II mean?

Tue, 14 Mar 2017 16:25:00 GMT

John Mason, Head of Regulatory and Market Structure Propositions, Thomson Reuters, speaks about the...



FRTB and MiFID II have excellent synergies

Wed, 01 Mar 2017 16:40:00 GMT

Jacob Rank-Broadley, Thomson Reuters, discusses the importance of the Fundamental Review of the Trad...



Webinar: Making sense of machine learning in financial services

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 15:00:00 GMT

Excitement about the impact of artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) in financial s...



Risk can’t be eradicated but can be better managed

Mon, 27 Feb 2017 16:42:00 GMT

Howard Presland, Head of Third Party Risk Proposition, Thomson Reuters, discusses why it is essentia...



Payments transformation: How banks can innovate to stay relevant - A Banking Byte event

Wed, 22 Feb 2017 15:38:00 GMT

The payments landscape is changing profoundly and all banks recognise that their payments strategies...



Changing Payments Landscape

Tue, 31 Jan 2017 12:12:00 GMT

Payments UK reports on how 2017 will change the way we pay for good.