Infrastructure

Nine in 10 Financial IT Leaders Say The Very Survival of Their Firms Depends on Digitalisation in the Next Two Years

 Mendix, a Siemens business and the global leader in enterprise low-code, released a survey showing that, despite being one of the first sectors to embrace digitalisation, the financial services industry is still mired down with complex processes and inadequate tools that are hindering its growth. This limits the sector’s ability to deliver business-critical services to its ever-growing, tech-savvy customer base, and to provide remote working... more Read more »

ConsenSys Codefi Announces Ethereum 2.0 Staking Pilot Program with Six Members

ConsenSys Codefi is launching an Ethereum 2.0 staking-as-a-service platform with institutional functionality for exchanges, custodians, funds, wallets and other potential customers. Today, Codefi revealed its first batch of Pilot Program participants, designed to incorporate feedback and feature requests while designing and building the Codefi Staking API ahead of the Ethereum 2.0 launch. Read more »

Banking Circle adds USD Amazon collections for its marketplace customers

Banking Circle, the innovative financial infrastructure provider, has enhanced the tools available to Payments businesses for their marketplace customers. Payments businesses can now offer their marketplace sellers virtual IBANs to collect the proceeds of their online Amazon store in the United States. Read more »

New Ivalua research finds a lack of digitisation and focus on costs is hindering supplier collaboration

Ivalua, a leading provider of global spend management cloud solutions, has announced the findings of a worldwide study of supply chain, procurement, sales and finance business leaders on the current state of collaboration in procurement. Read more »

Forecast by Robocash Group: 5G will boost financial inclusion in emerging markets in Asia

Driving improvements in the digital space, 5G has accelerated financial inclusion in emerging markets in Asia. Analysts of the financial holding Robocash Group forecast that with its help, about 3 million of the unbanked and underbanked will get access to financial services in both Vietnam and the Philippines by 2025. Indonesia will have 9-11 million, and India – 60 million. Read more »

Meniga closes a €8.5m strategic investment round led by Groupe BPCE, Grupo Crédito Agrícola & UniCredit

Meniga, a leading provider of digital banking technology for the world’s largest banks, has closed a €8.5m strategic investment led by customers Groupe BPCE, the second-largest banking group in France and lead investor in this round, Portugal’s Grupo Crédito Agrícola and long-standing strategic partner UniCredit. Other participants in the round include current institutional investors Velocity Capital, Industrifonden & Frumtak Ventures. Read more »

LzLabs and T-Systems Team Up to Drive Mainframe Transformation

LzLabs today announced an Agreement with T-Systems, one of the world-leading cross-manufacturer digital service providers, with the objective of offering customers a unique path to mainframe rehosting and transformation. Read more »

Sopra’s Financing Platform Helping Fuel Hyundai Capital America’s Expansion

Sopra Banking Software announces the go-live of its Cassiopae leasing and lending software at Hyundai Capital America (HCA). Cassiopae, part of the Sopra Financing Platform, is now the servicing engine for HCA’s lending lifecycle. A key milestone in Hyundai’s global Next Generation System rollout, the US go-live follows Cassiopae implementations at HCS in Korea and Hyundai China (BHAF). Read more »

ZagTrader Boosting Startups globally with its New Program - ZagStartUp

ZagTrader has announced today the launch of its new program ZagStartUp to provide a boost to the startup ecosystem in the financial market sector. As part of this program, ZagTrader will provide qualified startups with a complete suite of IT services such as having access to all ZagTraders products and services for the financial markets, IT infrastructure and support, cloud hosting services, connect with ZagTrader’s Read more »

Exactpro awarded Innovation accolade for Blockchain project with R3

Exactpro, a leading software testing provider for financial market infrastructures, is pleased to announce the receipt of QA Financial’s “Automation Technology Project of the Year: Exactpro and R3” award, in recognition of its work with R3’s Corda Enterprise Distributed Ledger Technology (‘DLT’). Read more »

4 reasons why you shouldn't miss Khaleej Times Remote Workforce Summit 2020

This virtual event aims to bridge the gap between office workstation and your own remote work zone. Read more »

FINOS to Expand Open Source Technology

FINOS (the Fintech Open Source Foundation), a nonprofit whose mission is to foster adoption of open source, open standards, and collaborative software development practices in financial services, today announces the addition of three new leading financial services and technology companies to its prestigious membership roster already comprised of leading financial institutions, fintechs and consul Read more »

SIA Launches the Blockchain Infrastructure For ABI’s New Application “Spunta Banca DLT”

SIA has launched the blockchain infrastructure to enable the "Spunta Banca DLT" application, the initiative promoted by ABI (Italian Banking Association) and coordinated by ABI Lab, which allows the reconciliation of reciprocal accounts among Italian banks through the use of Distributed Ledger Technology. Read more »

Claims Like Never Before – Agility, Leadership and Collaboration for a Seamless Claims Experience

Through this time of rapid change and extreme uncertainty, both customers and the claims workforce need more support and care than ever before. How can insurers deliver the optimal experience for both employees and customers through a time of unprecedented change? Register for the ‘Claims Like Never Before’ webinar taking place April 30th at 11 am ET. Read more »

World Fintech Report calls for closer bank-fintech collaboration

Capgemini and Efma published the World FinTech Report 2020 revealing that despite a widening gulf between traditional banks on one side and BigTechs and challenger banks on the other, traditional banks have an opportunity to thrive in today’s market by embracing Open X[1] and becoming Inventive Banks Read more »

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