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ECB Council approves payments and settlement overhaul

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 11:46:00 GMT

The Governing Council of the European Central Bank (ECB) on 6 December 2017 approved the consolidati...



Federal Reserve System appoints new payments security strategy leader

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 11:04:00 GMT

The Federal Reserve System today announced the appointment of its payments security strategy leader,...



France rewrites rules for trading on distributed ledgers

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 10:48:00 GMT

The French Government has cleared the way for the use of blockchain technology in the trading of unl...



B-Hive and Stockholm Fintech sign MoU

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 10:43:00 GMT

On Friday, December 8, B-Hive and Stockholm Fintech Hub signed a Memorandum of Understanding that wi...



Stealthy Russian hacking group steals $10 million over two year-period

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 09:47:00 GMT

A previously unreported Russian-speaking crime ring has looted $10 million from 20 successful attack...



R J O'Brien to distribute Fidessa workstation to institutional clients

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 09:13:00 GMT

Fidessa group plc (LSE: FDSA) today announced that R.J. O'Brien has signed a global agreement to dis...



Financial services brings offshore jobs back to the UK

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 09:10:00 GMT

UK financial services companies are increasingly bringing their offshored operations back to home na...



Credit Agricole and Wirecard forge e-payment and acquiring partnership

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 09:03:00 GMT

Crédit Agricole Payment Services and Wirecard announced today that they have signed a letter of inte...



Chase bids to ignite mobile wallet at pop-up shopping village

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 00:01:00 GMT

Chase has opened a pop-up shopping mall at the World Trade Centre complex in Manhattan in an effort...



PSD2: Laying the regulatory foundation for a new age in payments

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 00:01:00 GMT

It will be regulation-led, but make no mistake: 13th January 2018 will see the start of a deep-roote...



Commerzbank and HSBC form securities settlement JV

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 00:01:00 GMT

Commerzbank is looking to make savings by transferring its securities settlement operations to a new...



UK alternative finance market is now worth £4.6 billion

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 00:01:00 GMT

The UK online alternative finance market grew 43% in 2016 to reach £4.6 billion, buoyed by increased...



Payment Systems Regulator monitors Link ATM plans

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 00:01:00 GMT

We know that consumers value the ability to access cash through a widely spread geographic network o...



Unicredit's FINO project and its recapitalisation as a whole

Sun, 10 Dec 2017 17:36:31 GMT

We have published a research paper - you can find it in the section "Research Papers and Traini...



Finland 100 years

Sat, 09 Dec 2017 07:50:03 GMT

Finland celebrates its 100 years of independence this year. Being attacked in 1939 by the Soviet Uni...



Biometrics for the Unbanked

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 20:38:46 GMT

The number of mobile phone users in the world is likely to surpass 5 billion within the next year. ....



Brits flock to digital-only banks

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 18:23:00 GMT

More than half of Brits either have, or are considering, switching to digital-only banks, drawn in b...



Nanopay launches B2B payments platform

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 18:16:00 GMT

Nanopay Corporation, a real-time payment platform that provides instant settlement across a variety...



Fed names Kenneth Montgomery payments security strategy leader

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 18:13:00 GMT

The Federal Reserve System today announced the appointment of its payments security strategy leader,...



UK NPA Blueprint rubber-stamped

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 17:23:56 GMT

The report (119 pages) on the consultation on the Blueprint for the UK's New Payments Architecture w...



Japan's Aeon Bank turns to Mofiria for biometric ATMs and teller windows

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 15:47:00 GMT

Aeon Bank Ltd., a Japanese new style bank, has announced that they had introduced a whole new biomet...



ABN Amro brings Tikkie P2P payments app to the high street

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 15:04:00 GMT

ABN Amro is looking to bring its popular Tikkie P2P payments app to the high street, trialling a sys...



Deutsche Bank paper hails 'huge' blockchain potential

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 13:40:00 GMT

There are huge opportunities associated with blockchain technologies, which could change the financi...



Data is everything, everything is data

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 13:02:12 GMT

The life of a trader has evolved significantly over the last few years. Previously managing data fro...



Australian Government amends AML rules to cover digital currencies

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 10:56:00 GMT

The Australian Senate has passed legislation extending anti-money laundering and counter-terrorism f...



The rising role of corporate treasury

Thu, 07 Dec 2017 10:52:00 GMT

Ritu Singh, Head of Market Development, Corporate Treasury, Thomson Reuters, discusses the outlook f...



The long life of AI

Tue, 05 Dec 2017 16:10:00 GMT

Kyle Thomas, Head of Worldwide Sales, Saffron Technology, Intel, talks at Sibos 2017 about why finan...



Setting new key beliefs for tomorrow

Tue, 05 Dec 2017 10:59:00 GMT

Karianne Undrum Melleby, Head of Partnerships, DNB, talks at NextGen Banking Nordics about working w...



An increase in resilience for the banking industry

Tue, 05 Dec 2017 10:39:00 GMT

Ilkka Ruotsila, Regional Director, Nordic & Baltic Countries, Deposit Solutions, talks at NextGen Ba...



Fighting financial crime with FISPs

Tue, 05 Dec 2017 10:17:00 GMT

Malcolm Wright, Head of AML and Transaction Monitoring, Thomson Reuters, talks about the new financi...



The future of digital retail payments in Europe: A role for central bank-issued crypto cash?

Thu, 30 Nov 2017 20:17:00 GMT

In this paper, Citi's Ruth Wandhöfer investigates the changing role of money in retail payments and...



Breakfast roundtable discussion on real-time payments, Paris

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 12:07:00 GMT

Join Finextra and ACI Worldwide on 29 November 2017 in Paris for our breakfast roundtable discussion...



Transformation and innovation

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 13:39:00 GMT

Santander and TheCityUK, with support from law firm Shearman & Sterling, present a guide to partners...



Webinar: Payments compliance in the post-data breach era.

Mon, 13 Nov 2017 10:13:00 GMT

Join Finextra, Mitek and leading financial institutions on 12 December 2017 at 15:00 UK time for our...



On demand panel discussion: How are Immediate Payments transforming business models?

Wed, 01 Nov 2017 16:50:00 GMT

Join HSBC, Metro Bank, VocaLink, Finextra and Axway for our on demand panel discussion as we examine...