Austrade and Commbank Collaborate to Encourage Innovation Exchange between Hong Kong and Australia

Australian Trade and Investment Commission (Austrade) and Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA) to cooperate in supporting the flow of innovation between Australia and Hong Kong/Greater China. Austrade and the Commonwealth Bank of Australia have signed a new collaboration agreement to help Australian businesses access the Hong Kong and greater China market, as well as to support Hong Kong businesses coming to Australia. Read more »

Starling Bank introduces Apple Pay

Starling Bank, the mobile-only bank that recently launched its new current account in the UK market, today brings its customers Apple Pay, which is transforming mobile payments with an easy, secure and private way to pay that’s fast and convenient. Starling Bank will be the first bank in the UK to offer ‘in-app provisioning’. This means that new Starling customers will be able to load their card into their digital wallet with a single press of a... more Read more »

Alpha One Events announce NETinfo Plc as Associate Sponsor at the Middle East NXT Banking Summit

NETinfo Plc has joined the Middle East NXT Banking Summit as the Associate Sponsor. The event, which is organized by Alpha One Events, is scheduled on September 26 & 27’ 2017 at The Address Dubai Marina in Dubai, UAE. The event will bring together industry leaders to explore the impact of futuristic banking technology innovation along with partnerships and collaboration with fintech can transform the customer value chain across the Middle... more Read more »

The Asset Honours Path Solutions Being Voted Best Islamic Technology Provider

The board of editors of The Asset magazine has once again selected Path Solutions as the ‘Best Islamic Technology Provider’ in The Asset Triple A Islamic Finance Awards 2017. Path Solutions is the only software company to have committed to Islamic finance as its sole domain. It prides itself on being focused on developing Sharia-based financial software solutions and services to a burgeoning financial sector. This success depends on the company’... more Read more »

Temenos Cited as a ‘Leader’ by Independent Research Firm

Temenos (SIX: TEMN), the software specialist for banking and finance, has been cited as a ‘Leader’ in The Forrester Wave™: Digital Banking Engagement Platforms, Q3 2017. The report also states that “the company’s broad, rich banking capabilities have moved significantly beyond what it offered 18 months ago”. Read more »

FusionBanking Essence from Finastra powers Jenius digital bank in Indonesia

 Finastra is helping PT Bank Tabungan Pensiunan Nasional Tbk. (BTPN) to unlock mobile banking services for Indonesia’s digital-savvy,  ‘connected’ consumers. The FusionBanking Essence Digital platform is powering BTPN’s Jenius digital bank to deliver a simple, smart and safe new way for locals to manage their money.  Read more »

Degussa Bank Renews Tsys Payments Contract

TSYS announced today that it has extended its commercial payments agreement with Degussa Bank in Germany.  The multi-year agreement covers a broad range of products and services that TSYS will provide Degussa Bank’s corporate and business clients.  Degussa Bank offers a low cost, efficient solution for its commercial clients. TSYS provides processing services for the bank’s Mastercard® and Visa® products, as well as account decisioning and fraud... more Read more »

Mambu Recognised as European Growth Excellence Leader

Mambu, the SaaS banking engine powering innovative loan and deposit products, today announced that they have been named the European Growth Excellence Leader for Native Cloud SaaS Banking and Lending by research and consulting firm Frost & Sullivan. Read more »

Credit Suisse Remodels Online Platform

For the revamp of its Online Banking platform, Credit Suisse worked closely with private and corporate clients with the aim of developing functionalities that match their needs as closely as possible.  The relaunch will enable private clients to make payments significantly faster as well as customize their online banking experience. The corporate clients portal offers two significant innovations: a multibanking solution and paperless lease... more Read more »

Backbase named a Leader in Digital Banking Engagement Platforms

Backbase, the fast growing fintech software company, announced it has been named a Leader in the Forrester Wave for Digital Banking Engagement Platforms. Read more »

EToro Reveals Crypto CopyFund

EToro, the global trading and investing social network, is today announcing the launch of its Crypto CopyFund, which offers investors exposure to six of the most popular cryptocurrencies currently available.  This comes as eToro sees demand for cryptocurrency trading grow four-fold in just 12 months, as the global market cap of cryptocurrencies reaches over $100bn. As well as popular assets Bitcoin and Ethereum - both available individually on... more Read more »

Thailand and Singapore Build Fintech Bridge

The Bank of Thailand (BOT) and the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) today signed a FinTech Cooperation Agreement (CA) and updated an existing Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on Banking Supervision.  The two documents were signed at the side of the biennial BOT-MAS Bilateral Meeting. This year’s Bilateral Meeting was hosted by MAS. Read more »


Today, Seedrs announces that it will be the sole equity finance provider in a new partnership with Fidor Bank, the first challenger bank to launch in the UK back in 2015. The Digital marketplace offered by Fidor signposts banking customers to innovative sources of alternative investment including equity crowdfunding on Seedrs in an ambitious bid to provide every financial service a customer could possibly want. Read more »

Ripple Expands Japan Bank Consortium to 61 Members

Less than a year ago, SBI Ripple Asia announced the creation of a Japanese consortium of banks who will use Ripple’s technology for payments and settlement.  The set of banks set out to be the first in Japan to conquer the slow and costly pain points associated with sending payments using current rails. A few short months later, the consortium grew to 47 banks that successfully completed a pilot implementation of Ripple to enable real-time money... more Read more »

FRFCU Executes Roostify Home Loan Platform

Roostify, a provider of automated mortgage transaction technology, today announced that Financial Resources Federal Credit Union (FRFCU) has implemented Roostify’s mortgage technology platform in order to create a better online experience for its members applying for or refinancing a home loan.  Read more »


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