Another Mobile Feature Banks Should Offer: Subscription Management

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[this blog post was co-authored by Michael Chirokas] A year ago, Forrester published a report that listed Eleven Mobile Features That More Banks Should Offer. Unsurprisingly, our ongoing research continues to uncover new mobile services that belong on banks’ road maps.

Challenger bank Starling gets UK banking licence

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

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Tesco Bank halts online banking after weekend hacker fraud

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Tesco Bank halts online banking after thousands of current account customers were hit by fraudulent transactions by hackers at the weekend

CIO interview: John Mountain, Starling Bank

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

UAE’s Mashreq launches digital-only bank

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The UAE’s oldest bank has launched a digital-only offering, designed to appeal to the tech-savvy generation

Deutsche Bank creates group-wide CIO role

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New chief will drive technology transformation across the bank

Banks Have A Variety Of Islamic Banking Platforms To Choose From

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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.

IBM and Credit Mutuel Arkea beat banking legacy with blockchain

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

World Bank and GSA Discuss Data Center Optimization and Consolidation 9 June

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Join Frank Butler of The World Bank and Dan Pomeroy of the GSA on 9 June at the Tower Club in Tysons Corner for a discussion of how they and their teams optimized and consolidated their data centers, resulting in increased efficiency and lower costs. Frank Butler will kick off the discussion by describing how the World Bank optimized and consolidated their data centers, resulting in significant savings for the organization. Charles Hall.

Commercial Bank of Dubai to launch digital-only bank

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

Blockchain can cut investment bank infrastructure costs by 30%

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Investment banks can make huge cuts to their IT infrastructure costs through blockchain, according to analysis

Starling Bank opens API with hackathon

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

Challenger bank Fidor reaches 200,000 customers

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

Challenger bank Fidor adopts attack formation

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Computer Weekly talks to the man behind the digital challenger bank recently acquired by French retail banking giant BPCE

Financial Conduct Authority concerned about cyber security of banks

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

European banks getting rid of human interaction in retail services

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Traditional banks know they need to modernise IT to retain market share, but replacing legacy systems is like defusing a bomb

Singapore banks adopt voice biometrics for user authentication

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Banks in Singapore are rolling out biometric technology to improve customer services by speeding up the authentication process

A decade of IT change since banking meltdown

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With 10 years passing since Northern Rock had to be bailed out by the government, we look at how banking IT has changed since the financial crisis

Digital-only business bank gets regulatory approval

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The latest challenger bank gets its regulatory approval and puts modern technology at the core of its offering

Thousands of Deutsche Bank employees will be replaced by robots

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

Banks suffer average of 85 attempted serious cyber attacks a year, and one-third are successful

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Banks face daily cyber attacks, many of which succeed in stealing data, research finds

Australian bank implements cloud-based people management software

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Digital bank chose software as a service when it wanted more from its HR systems

Over 100 Norwegian banks join forces in mobile payments

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Nordic banks form an alliance on mobile payments and take over the Vipps platform

Post Office offers banking for all UK accounts as bank branch closures continue

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Customers of all UK banks can receive branch services through the Post Office after a deal agreed last year takes effect

Tesco Bank partners with MasterCard to develop digital payments

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Tesco’s retail bank has partnered with payment provider MasterCard to give customers more innovative digital payment methods

Lloyds bank staff will move to IBM in outsourcing deal

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

The US Banking Customer Experience Index, 2017

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In this year’s Customer Experience Index, Forrester ranked and measured CX quality of 28 US direct and traditional retail banks brands. age of the customer banking customer experience customer experience index (CX Index) customer experience strategy financial services

Metro Bank moves IT infrastructure to cloud

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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

Interview: How Swedish bank prepared robot for customer services

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

Dutch bank ING to spend millions ‘disrupting’ its own business

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Dutch bank ING used digital technology to reinvent itself following the financial crash, and is about to reinvent itself again, says its global CTO, Brendan Donovan

Cyber security scare stories could sharpen focus at banks

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There are continual cyber attacks on banks, and although most are repelled, there is significant room for improvement

Dubai’s oldest bank is anything but archaic inside

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The digital head of Mashreq, the UAE's oldest private bank, tells Computer Weekly about his role as half banker, half techie

Russian banks hit by IoT-enabled DDoS attacks

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DDoS attacks on Russian banks have been linked to IoT botnets, further confirming this worrying trend and highlighting the need for IoT suppliers to improve security capabilties