The Swedish Export Credit Corporation (SEK), which finances Swedish exporters, their subsidiaries, and foreign customers, has chosen financial technology leader FIS® (NYSE: FIS) to digitize and modernize its commercial lending platform to enhance service to its clients and streamline costs.
- 03.09.2020 10:37 am
Avaloq, a global leader in digital banking solutions and wealth management technology, has obtained the Climate Neutral Company label by leading international climate solutions provider South Pole and achieved its aim of sourcing 100% of its energy from renewable sources. The successful sustainability programme, highlighted in the company’s first Corporate Social Responsibility report, covers the 2019 calendar year.
Finzly Partners with Derivative Logic to Provide Interest Rate Hedging Capabilities to Community Financial Institutions
- 31.08.2020 05:33 pm
Finzly, a fintech provider of modern banking applications for payments, foreign exchange, trade finance and digital banking, announced that it has partnered with Derivative Logic, an independent hedge advisory firm that provides proven hedge structuring and execution capabilities.
Tinkoff Business started opening accounts for foreign companies operating in Russia and businesses launching branches abroad. The first customer to benefit from these services is Aviasales, the world’s largest independent travel search service, which, in addition to its Russian accounts with Tinkoff, decided to get involved in a payroll project for its Thai office. Tinkoff Business opened a current account for the company and helped deliver... more
Wirecard Card Solutions Ltd today announces its plans for reaching a solvent wind-down of the business. A key part of the plan is the entrance into a term sheet agreement to sell its card technology and associated assets in the UK and to effect the transfer of client relationships and certain employees to the UK-head quartered global Banking-as-a-Service platform, Railsbank. Railsbank has proven production experience of running over 50 card... more
- 28.08.2020 10:53 am
CaixaBank, Spain’s leading retail bank, now has more than two million customers who sign online, web and mobile banking transactions on their smartphone, using the CaixaBank Sign application. This figure has doubled compared to October 2019, when it hit one million customers using the bank's digital signature application. The growth in the use of this application has accelerated since the declaration of the state of emergency due to the epidemic... more
- 28.08.2020 10:44 am
After a successful pilot run with select Fintechs in early 2020, the Pan-African Banking Sandbox of Ecobank Group is now live and acessible, on request, to the African Fintech community. The Sandbox allows Fintechs to access Ecobank’s Application Programming Interface (APIs) for the development of innovative solutions. The Sandbox is a major milestone for the Ecobank Group on it’s Open Banking strategy and it will accelerate partnership with... more
- 28.08.2020 10:39 am
NatWest customers are now able to see enhanced credit score information, in partnership with information and insights provider TransUnion, after the leading bank introduced credit score factors to its successful app-based ‘Credit Score’ tool.
Temenos to Host Synergy Online, the Flagship Banking Conference to Drive Innovation and Inspire Growth in North America
- 27.08.2020 11:02 am
Temenos (SIX: TEMN), the banking software company, invites North American financial institutions of all sizes to attend Temenos Synergy Online taking place on 23 September. This year, the event will be hosted digitally, bringing the best and brightest minds together for a day of collaboration and diving into the future of banking technology with a focus on innovative technologies such as artificial intelligence (AI) and cloud.
- 27.08.2020 10:54 am
Tinkoff has become the leader among Russian banks in terms of customer loyalty as evidenced by a banking market survey conducted by Romir, Russia’s largest private holding that specializes on marketing, media and socio-economic research and represents Gallup International in the country.
Chip, the automatic savings app offering access to one of the UK's highest interest rates, has registered a summer of record growth, as the UK’s savers’ priorities shifted towards financial security and saving in light of the coronavirus pandemic and its impact on the economy. The fintech company also saw an overwhelming demand for their new Interest Accounts platform, offering savers access to the best returns regardless of however much or... more
Trustly, the global leader in Online Banking Payments, is pleased to announce that it is expanding its offering to Australia and Canada. Expansion into Australia marks Trustly’s first step into the Asia-Pacific region, while Canada bolsters its North American market coverage. Together, these two countries represent a momentous move in Trustly’s plan to develop a global Online Banking Payments network, adding to Trustly’s existing coverage in... more
PayKey’s Innovative Banking Keyboard Helps Standard Chartered Bank Korea to Drive an Embedded Banking Transformation
- 25.08.2020 12:25 pm
Leading the next wave of banking in South Korea, Standard Chartered Bank Korea expands its partnership with PayKey, an Israeli Fintech powering frictionless mobile banking experiences, to launch a new keyboard based solution that brings embedded banking to the customers of its award-winning SC Mobile Banking app.
- 25.08.2020 11:51 am
Backbase today announces that Mauritius Commercial Bank (MCB) has gone live with a brand new mobile app for SMEs built from the ground up on the Backbase Digital-first Banking Platform. This milestone marks the completion of the first phase of MCB and Backbase collaboration. Together with Backbase, the bank is accelerating the path towards digital transformation in order to enhance the customer experience by providing its clients with tailored... more
- 25.08.2020 10:19 am
Lightnet Pte. Ltd., a Singapore-based Fintech company, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with SEBA Bank, a FINMA-licensed Swiss Bank to provide a seamless, secure and accessible bridge between digital and traditional assets, in a bid to strengthen the Lightnet Group's remittance settlement capability.