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Farm Credit Services of America digs Fiserv’s DNA for lending

Nebraska-based Farm Credit Services of America (FCSAmerica) has chosen Fiserv’s DNA core account processing platform to support its agricultural lending operations.

Chinese tourism powers Verifone and Alipay payment partnership

Verifone is partnering with Alipay to enable retailers in North America and Europe to accept payments from Chinese tourists.

CBA and Wells Fargo in “world-first” interbank blockchain trade transaction

Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA), Wells Fargo and trading firm Brighann Cotton have completed the “first” global trade transaction between two banks using blockchain, smart contracts and the Internet of Things (IoT).

Mahindra Finance launches SME fintech challenge

Mahindra Finance has launched a global SME challenge with KPMG and fintech matchmaking service Matchi.

Is your mobile banking app causing more harm than good?

Without the right digital strategy, small and midsize banks risk ceding built-in advantages to larger competitors. Here is a step-by-step guide on how to successfully move into the digital realm and retain customer engagement (and sales).

Blockchain & back office: a revolutionary change or not?

Blockchain has been hailed as a disruptive force capable of revolutionising the banking sector. While this may be the case to some extent, the impact may be overstated when it comes to wider back office operations.

Sibos 2016
SIBOS Interview: Instant Payments
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Alain Vansnick, Head of Payments International Business, TAS Group, explains how banks can get ready for instant payments.

SIBOS Interview: What do we have to consider in correspondent banking moving forward?
Christian Westerhaus, Deutsche Bank

Christian Westerhaus, Global Head of Product & Strategy, Institutional Cash Management, Deutsche Bank talks about the future of correspondent banking

SIBOS Interview: Real-time payments in the eurozone

Pascal Augé, Head of Global Transaction and Payment Services, Societe Generale Global Transaction Services discusses the prospects for real-time payments in the eurozone.

Sibos 2016: future proofing payments

The global payments industry faces more challenges than ever before – fiercer competition, more regulations, an increasing threat from cybercrime and new demands from customers. Thierry Chilosi, head of markets & initiatives, EMEA at Swift, talks to Daily News at Sibos about the steps market participants can take to future proof their payments infrastructure.

Sibos 2016: De-risking in Africa

Correspondent banking enables banks to access products and services which might otherwise be unavailable. By enabling cross-border transactions and access to overseas products, correspondent banking plays an important role in the global payments landscape, states Swift.