Digital bank bunq goes international with open API

bunq goes international with open API

Digital-only banking start-up, bunq, has expanded beyond its native Dutch market to Austria and Germany with the launch of its open API.

Austria’s Raiffeisen revamps trade finance tech with Intellect

First mobile credit card comes to Austria

Five Austrian Raiffeisen regional banks and Raiffeisen Bank International will implement Intellect Design Arena’s digital trade finance platform as the group looks to standardise its operations. Raiffeisenlandesbank Niederösterreich-Wien, Raiffeisen-Landesbank Steiermark, Raiffeisenlandesbank Oberösterreich, Raiffeisen-Landesbank Tirol and Raiffeisenlandesbank Vorarlberg Waren- und Revisionsverband regristrierte Genossenschaft mit beschränkter Haftung and Raiffeisen Bank International (RBI, a large banking group in […]

First mobile credit card, PayLife 0100, launched in Austria

First mobile credit card comes to Austria

SIX Payment Services brings to market PayLife 0100, Austria’s first mobile credit card.

Erste Bank: video identify yourself!

New customers can prove their ID via video. Image source: IDnow

Austria’s Erste Bank und Sparkassen can now verify new customers’ IDs via video. The functionality has been developed with specialist provider IDnow and introduced just a few weeks following the approval by the country’s Financial Market Authority (FMA).

Avaloq has a breakthrough in Austria with two new core banking software clients

Avaloq gains two core banking software clients in Austria

Private banking software vendor Avaloq is to gain two sites in Austria for its flagship core banking system, Avaloq Banking Suite. These are at the Austrian operations of LGT and Liechtensteinische Landesbank (LLB). Both banking groups originate from Liechtenstein and both are long-standing users of Avaloq Banking Suite at home and Switzerland. LGT also runs […]

Eurex to list eastern European derivatives based on Vienna’s indices

Eurex is to list new derivatives based on Vienna's indices

Germany’s Eurex and Austria’s Vienna Stock Exchange have formed an index licencing agreement that will see Eurex list new futures and options based on leading indices of the Vienna Stock Exchange.