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Can money buy friends? Intel is hoping so

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Intel has shown its defensive side with a humble-brag that it has invested $1 billion in artificial intelligence (AI). We didn’t realise Intel had to use money to make friends, but each to their own, reports Telecoms.com (Banking Technology’s sister publication). In an editorial piece by CEO Brian Krzanich, Intel has decided to shout at […]

NatWest launches UK’s first paperless mortgage

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NatWest says it is to become the first UK bank to offer a paperless mortgage – as customers can now apply for a completely digital mortgage and share and verify documents online. The new proposition means customers don’t need to send signed paperwork or personal and private information through the post. Lloyd Cochrane, director of […]

Fintech funding round-up: 19 September 2017

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Four stories in one for a fast fintech funding round-up. Features Ellevest, iZettle, GoCardless and MarketInvoice. New York-based fintech Ellevest, led by former Merrill Lynch CEO Sallie Krawcheck, has got itself $34.6 million funding. Ellevest is a bit different from the rest as it was founded to provide an investing experience to “help women meet […]

Doreming brings it for Lien Viet Post Bank retail banking ambitions

State Bank of Vietnam in major tech overhaul

Doreming, a Japanese financial inclusion firm, has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Lien Viet Post Bank to build a solution for managing and paying wages to workers in Vietnam through the bank’s Vien Viet non-physical card. Doreming provides businesses with an HR platform that enables workers to receive pro-rata payments, “easing cash flow […]

Infographic: same-day ACH debits steps for success

Same-day ACH Debits infographic

Nacha, the backbone for the electronic movement of money and data in the US, has launched the same-day automated clearing house (ACH) debit transactions with its ACH Network.

EU-US Privacy Shield faces its moment of truth

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While you were tucking into your ham sarnie European Commission Věra Jourová touched down in the US to start the first annual review of the EU-US Privacy Shield, reports Telecoms.com (Banking Technology’s sister publication). It’s the reason why the internet giants of Silicon Valley can do business in the European bloc, or at least the reason […]

Santander International in digital banking revamp

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EXCLUSIVE: Santander International is embarking on a tech project to modernise its online and mobile delivery channels.

EDI challenges NYSE corporate actions monopoly

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Exchange Data International (EDI) says it has broken the NYSE corporate actions monopoly with its launch of a “like-for-like service at less than 50% of the redistribution costs charged by NYSE”.

Webhelp acquires regtech firm GreenPoint

Webhelp gone shopping

Webhelp, a Paris-based customer experience and business process outsourcing (BPO) firm, has acquired fellow French tech company GreenPoint.

Sky Bank in front-to-back office tech revamp with Finastra

Fun with flags

Ukraine-based Sky Bank (formerly Region-Bank) is replacing its legacy systems with Finastra’s Fusiobanking Essence platform.

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