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Tandem Bank leverages Open Banking to offer competitive mortgages

August 13, 2019

Via: Finextra

Tandem customers will be given the opportunity to sign up to be part of a new group of co-creators and the bank will feed their input into the design phase of the mortgage, serving the consumer directly. The crowd-designed mortgage […]


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UnionBank pilots blockchain-based cross-border remittance

July 23, 2019

Via: Banking Technology

The bank partnered with Singapore’s OCBC Bank to make the remittance via the Adhara liquidity management and international payments platform and UnionBank-UBX’s i2i platform. A blockchain-based tokenised fiat was used to remit from OCBC Bank to an account holder at […]


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Will Payment Services Boost U.S. Bancorp (USB) Q2 Earnings?

July 15, 2019

Via: Yahoo

U.S. Bancorp USB is scheduled to report second-quarter 2019 results on Jul 17, before the opening bell. The bank’s revenues and earnings are anticipated to grow year over year. Given the rise in digitization, card operations and demand for online […]


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The Advance of Blockchain into the Banking Industry

June 11, 2019

Via: Finextra

Blockchain is now all around us, and it’s taken up a major presence in many areas of our lives. This is only going to become more and more true in the future, making it important to stay in touch with […]


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Blockchain benefits limited for retail banks – report

June 7, 2019

Via: Finextra

Chief among the headwinds to greater blockchain adoption is the tough regulatory environment around consumer finance and the poor reputation of cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin which have made the retail banking sector “nervous and cautious” about any blockchain-related initiatives, says […]


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Kaspersky reports rise on mobile banking malware

May 23, 2019

Via: Finextra

Overall, attacks on more than 300,000 users were detected. These are among the main findings of Kaspersky Lab’s IT threat evolution in Q1 2019 report. Mobile banking Trojans are one of the most rapidly-developing, flexible and dangerous types of malware. […]


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European banks sign up to gpi trial on TIPS

May 21, 2019

Via: Banking Technology

The institutions participating in the European pilot include Banque Internationale à Luxembourg, BBVA, Deutsche Bank, Natixis, Santander, Sberbank and UniCredit. The European Central Bank (ECB) and Swift have launched this initiative with the aim to extend the reach of instant […]


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Fukui migrates to IBM Cloud to meet digital banking demands

April 23, 2019

Via: Banking Technology

The Japan-based bank aims to drive operational transformation, create a more flexible IT environment, bolster operational security, enhance its initiative to support local community development and be able to respond more quickly to the demand for more personalised digital services. […]


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The Future of Banking: Crypto, Blockchain and Fintech

April 17, 2019

Via: Bank Director

Inscribed in the first block of the first blockchain ever created are the words: “The Times 03/Jan/2009 Chancellor on brink of second bailout for banks,” referring to the London newspaper’s lead story of the day. This edition of the newspaper […]


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IBM debuts blockchain network for cross-border payments

March 19, 2019

Via: Banking Technology

Blockchain World Wire can transfer funds in 47 currencies to locations in 72 countries, and the company is calling it the first blockchain network of its kind to integrate payment messaging, clearing and settlement in a single unified network. “We’ve […]