Amazon Flirts With Banks And Their Customers: Here’s What You Should Do

Forrester IT

Okay, that’s not exactly what’s happening here, but it sure felt like that to many bank executives who heard the […].

Open Banking and PSD2 – the first 100 days. A slow, fragmented start.

Forrester IT

TLDR: A slow, fragmented start to open banking, but the pace will accelerate. Banks need to become outside-in fast to thrive with open banking, building operating model competence for an externally oriented business. Few Banks Place Open Banking At […]. banking digital business digital disruption financial services Innovation open data APIs Digital Banking fintech open banking PSD2

Banks Have A Variety Of Islamic Banking Platforms To Choose From

Forrester IT

The World Bank explains Islamic finance as "equity-based, asset-backed, ethical, sustainable, environmentally and socially responsible finance." Islamic banking. banking. banking platform transformation. banking platforms.

Singapore central bank tests blockchain for bank-to-bank payments

Computer Weekly

Singapore's central bank is overseeing a project that could lead to a single blockchain system being used for banks to transact with each other

Commercial Bank of Dubai to launch digital-only bank

Computer Weekly

Dubai bank is set to launch a digital-only bank that will be based on mobile phones

Challenger bank Starling gets UK banking licence

Computer Weekly

Starling Bank, which will offer smartphone-based current accounts, has been given a UK banking licence

Lloyds Bank digital banking problems an industry warning

Computer Weekly

Lloyds Bank’s digital banking problems still unresolved after a second day

CIO interview: John Mountain, Starling Bank

Computer Weekly

Starling Banks CIO tells Computer Weekly about life at a bank that is challenging traditional IT thinking

Starling Bank opens API with hackathon

Computer Weekly

Challenger bank Starling opens its API up to developers in hackathon at Google’s London Campus

What CIOs Can Learn From Bank of America’s Trip Into The Cloud

The Accidental Successful CIO

Bank Of America is slowly moving into the cloud Image Credit: Mike Mozart. Just imagine if you were David Rilly, chief technology officer at Bank of America. Let’s face it, if you were the person with the CIO job at a major American bank, then you would have a lot going on.

Barclays Bank opens startup hub in London

Computer Weekly

Bank aims to support fintech firms in their early stages

Swedish fintech Klarna gains full banking licence

Computer Weekly

Swedish online payments provider Klarna becomes one of “the largest banks in Europe” after being granted an EU-wide banking licence by the Swedish Financial Supervisory Authority

Fintech is increasing operational risk to banks

Computer Weekly

European Banking Association report reveals fear of greater operational risk because of increased take-up of fintech in financial services sector

BBVA tops Forrester mobile bank app chart

Computer Weekly

Spanish bank BBVA has the best mobile banking app in the world, according to Forrester Research

Financial Conduct Authority concerned about cyber security of banks

Computer Weekly

The FCA expresses concern about the cyber security of banks after 9,000 Tesco Bank customers lost £2.5m in fraudulent transactions

Hackers Breach 400,000 UniCredit Bank Accounts for Data

Data Center Knowledge

Cyberattacks on corporations and banks are accelerating. Read More. Security

Lloyds Bank hit by massive DDoS attack

Computer Weekly

It has emerged that UK banks have been targeted by a DDoS campaign that affected services intermittently only at the Lloyds Banking Group

SAP tackles Banking segment

IT Toolbox

The banking industry has never been a strong suit of SAP but this may be changing

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Blow for Australian banks in Apple dispute

Computer Weekly

Australia's big banks might not be granted leave to collectively bargain with and boycott Apple over its Apple Pay service

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Lloyds Bank launches technologies to improve and secure customer services

Computer Weekly

Lloyds Bank is investing in the latest technologies to provide customers with convenient and secure banking services

Nordic banks face digitisation decisions over PSD2

Computer Weekly

With the latest version of the EU payment services directive coming into force, traditional Nordic banks can’t afford to slow their digital transformations

Euro Bank Regulator Watching Closely Banks’ Move to Cloud

Data Center Knowledge

European Central Bank is monitoring as lenders outsource IT to cut cost Read More. Cloud Computing Europe

Metro Bank moves IT infrastructure to cloud

Computer Weekly

Metro Bank moves its IT infrastructure to a private Rackspace cloud platform, which will allow it to keep up with the latest technologies and reduce costs

Challenger bank Fidor reaches 200,000 customers

Computer Weekly

Fintech trailblazer Fidor now has more than 200,000 people using its banking services, but its CEO believes the fintech environment is getting tougher

FinTech in the Banking Environment


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Three-quarters of Brits use mobile banking

Computer Weekly

Europeans are rapidly taking up mobile banking which, combined with the adoption of contactless cards, is driving the digital payments sector

Thousands of Deutsche Bank employees will be replaced by robots

Computer Weekly

The CEO of Deutsche Bank said a "big number of staff will eventually be replaced by robots” as it looks towards artificial intelligence technology

ING Bank datacentre fire suppression system test knocks banking services offline

Computer Weekly

Bank apologises after planned test of datacentre fire suppression system knocks out servers and storage, leaving Romanian customers unable to access funds

Interview: How Swedish bank prepared robot for customer services

Computer Weekly

SEB bank is currently integrating artificial intelligence into its customer services channels, following an internal trial of the technology

Lloyds bank staff will move to IBM in outsourcing deal

Computer Weekly

About 1,500 IT staff at Lloyds Banking Group will join IBM as part of an IT infrastructure outsourcing agreement

Lloyds Bank joins Swift blockchain proof-of-concept project

Computer Weekly

Twenty-eight banks collaborate in blockchain project that will enable the real-time management of accounts used to make cross-border payments

IBM and Credit Mutuel Arkea beat banking legacy with blockchain

Computer Weekly

French bank explains what working with IBM on blockchain ledger technology means for customer identification

Barclays Bank stops offering Kaspersky software to new users

Computer Weekly

Bank is no longer offering customers Kaspersky anti-virus software after UK security agency issues warning