Top fintech stories this week – 17 February 2017

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

Alior Bank extends partnership with Misys

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Misys has announced Poland-based Alior Bank has signed for FusionCapital “to fuel continued rapid growth” (everyone, get your marketing jargon bingo cards ready!). What the announcement fails to mention is that Alior has already been using one of Misys’ treasury and capital markets (TCM) solutions, Opics, for nearly a decade. Opics is now known as […]

Misys mulls another IPO

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Misys is planning another initial public offering (IPO), following last year’s cancellation, according to the Daily Telegraph. As Banking Technology reported in October, Misys had planned a £5.5 billion float but this didn’t go smoothly as planned with its value cut by 20%. At the time it said it “decided not to proceed… at the […]

Top fintech stories this week – 10 February 2017

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Catch up on Banking Technology’s top five fintech stories of the week – all in one place! Temenos cuts jobs in US; eyes D+H payments business EXCLUSIVE. US layoffs cited as around 60 by some sources. Ziraat Bank London to replace legacy core banking tech EXCLUSIVE. Misys Fusionbanking moves in. Banks and UN launch sustainable […]

Ziraat Bank London to replace legacy core banking tech with Misys Fusionbanking


Turkey’s banking group, Ziraat, is to modernise core banking software at its London branch, Banking Technology understands. The new solution will be supplied by Misys.

Banking Technology February 2017 issue out now

Banking Technology February 2017

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Qatar International Islamic Bank recommits to Misys

Doha, home of QIIB

Qatar International Islamic Bank (QIIB), a long-standing customer of Misys, is implementing the new version of the vendor’s core system for Islamic banks, FusionBanking Essence Islamic, front-to-back office.

Misys out, Temenos in, at Persia International Bank

Persia International Bank in major tech overhaul

London-based Persia International Bank, a joint venture of two Iranian financial services groups, Bank Mellat and Bank Tejarat, is undergoing a tech revamp.

Top ten fintech events in 2016

Sibos 2016: restoring trust in financial markets

Look back at some of the major fintech events in 2016, with Banking Technology’s top ten! Sibos 2016: markets still in “Dante’s circles of hell” It’s the big one. And this is just one snippet from our extensive coverage of Sibos in Geneva. We also produced videos, published Daily News at Sibos, had fun with […]

ICCREA Banca goes on the record about Misys project

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Italy’s ICCREA Banca has gone public on its project to modernise its trading business ops with Misys. Misys is providing its FusionCapital Kondor and Summit treasury and capital markets (TCM) solutions to the bank. The Summit system has been running at ICCREA for over a decade. Kondor was selected by the bank in 2013, Banking […]