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Brexit threat to UK jobs at Visa
Visa Europe and Visa Inc are one company again

Hundreds of UK-based jobs at Visa are in danger following the fallout from Brexit, according to Sky News.

Jack Henry and Symitar in core software projects across US
Jack Henry

US-based banking software heavyweight Jack Henry & Associates and its Symitar subsidiary are busy with a number of core software projects across the US.

Federal Home Loan Bank of Topeka selects OpenLink’s Findur for derivatives operations

US-based Federal Home Loan Bank of Topeka (FHLBank Topeka) has selected OpenLink’s debt and derivatives solution Findur as it looks to improve operational efficiency.

IBM opens New York garage for blockchain on the cloud developers

IBM has opened a new Bluemix Garage in New York, to offer the city’s developers, entrepreneurs, and fintech firms the use of blockchain on the cloud.

Brexit and financial services: the only certainty is uncertainty
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By a slender majority of 51.9% to 48.1% the United Kingdom has voted to leave the European Union. The move will have ramifications for banking and financial services internationally as the country renegotiates its relationship with the EU and could topple London’s standing as a leading global financial centre.

Taking advantage of open source

The technology world is evolving from a cathedral-like structure dominated by major technology vendors such as Oracle, Microsoft and IBM, to a bazaar-like ecosystem where new paradigms, platforms and tools emerge constantly and are adopted quickly. How to approach, and make the most of, open source?

For The Record
IFINTEC Finance Technologies Conference and Exhibition

IFINTEC Finance Technologies Conference and Exhibition will be held on 12-13 April 2016 in Istanbul, Turkey. IFINTEC is a dedicated conference focusing on banking solutions and finance technologies. IFINTEC is one of the biggest events in EMEA region in its category. Banking Technology, Finance Technology, Core Banking, Retail Banking, Universal Banking, Commercial Banking, Branchless Banking, […]

Nasdaq acquires Chi-X Canada

Alternative trading system Chi-X Canada has been bought by Nasdaq, as part of a push by the global exchange group to grow its presence in North America’s largest country. The deal is expected to go through in Q1 next year.

Deutsche Börse re-signs for Scila Surveillance sofware

Deutsche Börse has renewed its contract with Stockholm-based independent surveillance technology provider Scila, signing a five-year agreement to continue using its software.

Norwegian mobile payment service Valyou closes down

The Norwegian Valyou mobile payment service started by DnB and Telenor will be closed at the end of this month as a result of slower than expected activation of NFC enabled POS terminals and a much lower than expected end user uptake.

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