Wolters Kluwer Discusses the Impact of AML Regulations on APAC Banks
Anti Money Laundering (AML) has arguably become the top regulatory priority for banks in Asia Pacific (APAC), according to a new white paper from Wolters Kluwer. And banks should now be digesting recent developments to prepare their IT functions for the consequent flurry of activity in AML regulation.
Thursday, July 7, 2016 - 11:18
Alfa-Bank and Misys Basel Compliance Project Recognized by Celent Awards
Misys has been recognised for the second time in this year’s Celent Model Bank Awards, for its work with Alfa-Bank, Russia’s largest private commercial bank. Both are awarded in the security, fraud and risk management category.
Thursday, July 7, 2016 - 11:02
ameria Chooses Wincor Nixdorf to Support its Digital Shop Window Solution
The technology company ameria GmbH, which focuses on software and technology development, has commissioned Wincor Nixdorf to take over the services for Virtual Promoter, a digital shop window solution for brick-and-mortar retail businesses. Wincor Nixdorf will be responsible for setup, startup and maintenance of the systems that are installed at ameria's retail and industry customers around the world.
Thursday, July 7, 2016 - 10:57
Temenos Selected by Banque Internationale à Luxembourg
Temenos announces that Banque Internationale à Luxembourg (BIL), a leading Luxembourg universal bank, has selected Temenos to provide the software solutions for a major system transformation project. The project will see Temenos software used across the bank’s full operations in retail banking, private banking and corporate banking.
Thursday, July 7, 2016 - 10:52
Ixaris and Amadeus to Deliver a Global Prepaid Virtual Payments Offering
Ixaris, the payments technology expert, today announced it has partnered with Amadeus to deliver a global prepaid virtual payments offering, specifically for the travel industry. The agreement underpins the launch, earlier this year, of Amadeus global prepaid virtual card offering, the MasterCard branded Amadeus B2B Wallet Prepaid.
Thursday, July 7, 2016 - 10:46
GreySpark Investigates the Implementation of Cyber-Security in Financial Industry
A new report from GreySpark Partners, a leading global capital markets consulting firm, shows that financial firms cannot afford to relax their vigilance against cyber-attacks on any level. Providing impenetrable cyber-security in today’s vast and interconnected electronic financial services industry is a nearly impossible task, and instituting measures that provide the required level of protection is putting security teams under significant pressure.
Thursday, July 7, 2016 - 10:41
Pain in the Bot? Artificial Intelligence in Banking
UBIQUIBOTS: AI FOR BANKS
Bots (and articles about bots - oops!) are popping up everywhere these days.
Indeed, very few concepts have shot up the hype curve so fast, especially considering that the idea of conversational UI has been with us for a long time in various forms and under different denominations. It looks like a jungle, but all bots are essentially doing the same thing:adding conversational capabilities to FAQ and search.
Thursday, July 7, 2016 - 10:21
Google Apps for Work Integrated with BCSG’s ISV catalogue
BCSG, the leading cloud services marketplace provider, today announces that Google Apps for Work has been integrated into its ISV catalogue, joining over 100 other tools including Microsoft Office 365, Norton, SageOne, WebEx and Zendesk. Google Apps for Work’s which gives premium access to tools including Gmail, Drive, Docs, Sheets, Slides and Hangouts, enables businesses to transform the way they work digitally.
Thursday, July 7, 2016 - 10:17
Linedata Exchange Event Discusses Industry’s Readiness for the Implementation of MiFID II
Over 150 financial and IT industry specialists attended the annual Linedata Exchange Europe conference in London, debating the industry’s readiness for the implementation of MiFID II in 2018.
Matt Gibbs, Front Office Product Manager at Linedata, the global solutions provider dedicated to the investment management and credit industries, highlighted that despite the delay in MiFID II’s implementation date, firms must review whether they will have done enough to remain leading players in their field.
Thursday, July 7, 2016 - 10:12
VocaLink Distinguished at the Cyber Security Awards
VocaLink's campaign, which was launched to raise employee awareness of the various forms of cyber threats that the company is exposed to on a daily basis, was celebrated for its pioneering approach to cyber security. VocaLink was shortlisted alongside a number of companies, before winning the coveted award, in a highly competitive category.
Thursday, July 7, 2016 - 10:04