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Study: Apple Wallet users love sharing digital coupons

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A new report indicates that retailers and brands have a powerful channel to distribute digital coupons and loyalty cards via mobile wallets: wallet users themselves. Paybefore (Banking Technology‘s sister publication) reports that an analysis of Apple Wallet users by mobile engagement specialist Urban Airship found that every digital coupon or loyalty card a user installed on the wallet was […]

Danes gain easier mobile way to pay for groceries

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Dankort, the national debit card of Denmark, has made shopping easier for consumers using iPhones, reports Paybefore (Banking Technology‘s sister publication). The updated Dankort mobile payments app enables consumers to make payments from their locked screens while shopping at stores operated by the Dansk Supermarked Group, whose brands include Netto, Føtex, Bilka and Salling. For […]

Curve hits 50-50 milestones; consumer card to come

Consumer offering on its way

Curve and its all-cards-in-one Curve Mastercard and accompanying banking app apparently has struck a chord with small businesses and freelancers. More than 50,000 SMEs have signed up for the London-based start-up’s programme.

Top fintech stories this week – 23 June 2017

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Catch up on Banking Technology’s top five fintech stories of the week – all in one place!

Mastercard and Western Union designing digital solutions for refugees

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Mastercard and Western Union have teamed up to help refugees around the world access goods, services and financial services within refugee settlements. Paybefore, Banking Technology‘s sister publication, reports that the partnership will explore ways to use a digital model to serve the more than 65 million people around the world currently displaced from their homes […]

Commercial banks join the retail revolution: three reasons to consider transformation

Rina Pandalai, SapientRazorfish

Long-term growth will require the commercial banking industry to embrace digital transformation in a way that benefits the institutions’ stakeholder base and satisfies the needs of its end-user clients. And here are three reasons why a commercial bank should consider transformation.

How banks can beat the fintech threat – Capgemini’s 2017 World Retail Banking Report

Innovation in the US: who is doing what?

Facing disruption from fintech providers, traditional banks must embrace APIs and the open-source model to avoid losing their place at the centre of consumers’ financial lives, a new report warns.

Eight fledgling fintech providers win capital from CFSI’s FinLab

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Eight fledgling fintech companies have won $250,000 each from the Centre for Financial Services Innovation (CFSI). Each FinLab winner in this third annual competition from the CFSI also receives resources to test, enhance and scale their products, in part via the expertise of JP Morgan Chase, a founding lab partner.

Softbank ups investment in security AI firm Cybereason

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Softbank has upped its investment in security firm Cybereason, as the focus on artificial intelligence (AI) continues.

Wirecard lends speed and functionality to partner VEON

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Amsterdam-based mobile network operator and technology company VEON has partnered with Wirecard as part of a global payments and processing agreement.

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