RIMES Adds Trench Of New Data Sources To Meet Buy-side Requirements
RIMES, the leading provider of managed data services for the buy-side, today announced a number of new data sources in its portfolio, which were added in the first half of 2015. RIMES has introduced these new sources in response to demand from asset managers’ and asset owners’ customers.
Thursday, July 9, 2015 - 10:11
Lloyds Banking Group’s New Eligibility Checkers Set To Remove Key Barrier To Switching
People who are thinking about switching their bank account can now determine their eligibility for a range of current accounts and overdrafts in less than two minutes across Lloyds Bank, Halifax and Bank of Scotland, without leaving a permanent footprint on their credit file.
The new online eligibility tool is the first of its kind to be offered by a UK bank and is mobile optimised to enable people to check their eligibility for accounts anywhere and at any time.
Thursday, July 9, 2015 - 10:07
New S&P 500 Bond Index Powered By Thomson Reuters
Thomson Reuters, the world’s leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, today announced its appointment by S&P Dow Jones Indices, one of the world’s leading index providers, to provide end-of-day as well as terms and conditions data for the market’s first ever index that tracks debt of the S&P 500 companies.
Thursday, July 9, 2015 - 10:04
Compass EMP Lists Three New Exchange-Traded Funds on The Nasdaq Stock Market
Nasdaq (Nasdaq:NDAQ) announced today that Compass EMP, a Victory Capital investment franchise, will list three new exchange-traded funds (ETFs), Compass EMP US Small Cap 500 Volatility Weighted Index ETF (Symbol: CSA), Compass EMP US Large Cap High Dividend 100 Volatility Weighted Index ETF (Symbol: CDL) and Compass EMP US Small Cap High Dividend 100 Volatility Weighted Index ETF (Symbol: CSB) on The Nasdaq Stock Market®. The funds will begin trading today, July 8, 2015.
Wednesday, July 8, 2015 - 15:23
U.S. Bank Selects Biller Advantage from Fiserv to Enable Business Customers to Send e-Bills, Accept e-Payments
Fiserv, Inc. (NASDAQ: FISV), a leading global provider of financial services technology solutions, announced today that U.S. Bank, the fifth largest bank in the United States, has selected Biller Advantage from Fiserv, which enables the bank’s business customers to provide electronic billing, presentment and payment (EBPP) options to their customers. Biller Advantage is a cost effective, easily configurable solution that brings comprehensive EBPP capabilities to businesses that send 2,000 or more bills per month.
Wednesday, July 8, 2015 - 14:22
Chase Liquid To Launch Online Bill Pay Feature
Chase is enhancing its Chase LiquidSM reloadable card to allow customers to pay bills online as well as use Chase QuickPaySM to send money to other people, along with other enhancements.
"Chase Liquid has helped more than a million people gain access to mainstream banking and adding online bill pay will make it easier for customers to pay their everyday bills," said Chris Henry, head of Product Management for Chase Consumer and Business Banking.
Starting in November, Chase Liquid customers will have access to new features:
Wednesday, July 8, 2015 - 13:02
Visa Europe Plans To Sell Stake Of Monitise
Visa Europe has confirmed that it plans to cut its 5.3% stake in struggling UK mobile banking vendor Monitise.
Visa took a 14.4% stake in Monitise after signing a five year $13 million partnership deal with the UK outfit back in 2009. That shareholding has been gradually whittled down as Monitise skipped successive breakeven targets over the years.
Wednesday, July 8, 2015 - 10:58
Deutsche Bank Selected Infosys As Strategic Technology Partner
Infosys (INFY), a global leader in consulting, technology, outsourcing and next-generation services, including be-spoke development, application maintenance services, digital and mobility, package implementation, and testing services, has announced that it has signed a multi-year agreement with Deutsche Bank.
Wednesday, July 8, 2015 - 10:33
Toyo Securities Selects Fidessa For Wholesale Agency Trading
Fidessa group plc (LSE: FDSA) has announced that Toyo Securities, an independent securities company headquartered in Tokyo, has selected Fidessa as its new wholesale agency trading system. Fidessa's agency trading platform is currently used by six of the top eight domestic brokers in Japan, as well as by many of the country's mid-tier brokers.
Wednesday, July 8, 2015 - 10:24
Truphone Adds Five New Emerging Market Business Hubs To Truphone World
Truphone, the mobile network operator without country borders, today announced the addition of five new emerging market business hubs, Israel, Malaysia, South Africa, South Korea and Taiwan to its Truphone World business package.
With the addition of the five countries, customers of Truphone World can take advantage of Truphone’s global network of 66 countries, made up of the biggest emerging markets, technology and business hubs.
Wednesday, July 8, 2015 - 10:21