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Fintech start-up Ualá targets Argentina’s unbanked with new mobile banking service

Championing financial inclusion in Argentina

Argentina-based fintech start-up Ualá has launched a mobile banking service app to champion financial inclusion in the country.

“World’s first” full-featured virtual banking assistant on Facebook Messenger launched by ATB Financial

National Bank of Canada will use Orc algorithms and direct market access

Canada’s ATB Financial says it has launched “the world’s first full-featured virtual banking assistant on Facebook Messenger” to the bank’s nearly 700,000 personal banking customers.

Validata gains quality assurance tech deal in Singapore

Singapore-listed stocks can now be traded in London

DevOps and application lifecycle management (ALM) tech specialist Validata has gained a new customer in Singapore to deliver quality assurance for its Temenos T24 upgrade project.

Four US banks sign for DCI’s iCore360 core banking tech

Credit unions in the US, automate!

A Kansas-based banking software developer, Data Centre Inc (DCI), has singed four new clients for its flagship core banking system, iCore360.

Standard Chartered and SuperCharger return for third cohort in Hong Kong

Standard Chartered

SuperCharger, a fintech accelerator in Asia, has unveiled the opening of applications for its third programme in Hong Kong.

JP Morgan implements Mosaic MSX for fixed income data analytics


Mosaic Smart Data’s real-time data analytics platform, MSX, has been deployed by JP Morgan to optimise the productivity and profitability of its global fixed income sales and trading division.

ITS gains first core banking system deal in Morocco

New core banking tech deal for ITS in Morocco

Morocco-based Al Akhdar Bank, a joint venture of Crédit Agricole and Islamic Corporation for the Development of the Private Sector (ICD), has signed for a new core banking solution, Ethix, supplied by International Turnkey Systems (ITS).

International Islamic Bank live with new core banking system

IIB and ICSFS teams

International Islamic Bank (IIB), a greenfield bank in Iraq, has gone live with the ICS Banks core banking system from regional developer ICS Financial Systems (ICSFS).

Crime thriller: Trading Down, by Stephen Norman

Trading Down

A sneak preview of a debut novel by Stephen Norman, long serving CIO/CTO of RBS Global Markets and previously Merrill Lynch. A fast-paced crime thriller – published on 9 November 2017.

Kony to launch digital banking solution leveraging Daon biometrics

kony logo

Enterprise application and mobility solutions company Kony unveiled a new digital banking platform and suite of apps.