Game, FactSet and match for Banco Santander Totta’s new online broker

Portugal's Interbolsa will use Swift tools to connect to T2S

FactSet, a US-based provider of financial information and analytics software to the investment management industry, has developed a new online broker offering for Banco Santander Totta in Portugal. The broker portal comes with an embedded trading functionality and a portfolio application. According to FactSet, the bank’s new web presence offers a “clear design with intuitive […]

Puzzle no more with BNI Europa’s prompt consumer credit platform

Portugal's Interbolsa will use Swift tools to connect to T2S

Challenger Banco BNI Europa (BNI) has unveiled “Puzzle”, a digital and real-time credit approval process for the Portuguese market. Don’t be confused by the name, the bank says Puzzle is “simple, and non-bureaucratic”; and it even cites the Lending Club in the US, or Zopa in the UK by way of comparison. Puzzle offers credit […]

Novabase builds customer onboarding platform for Banco CTT

Banco CTT, a new postal bank in Portugal, ramping up its tech

Banco CTT, a new bank recently launched by CTT Correios de Portugal, the Portuguese post office, has developed a new customer onboarding platform. The platform promises to complete the opening of a new account at Banco CTT in just 20 minutes online. It has been developed together with a local software specialist, Novabase. It is […]

Portugal’s CGD Securities embraces cloud connection to Brazil

Portugal's CDG Securities will use a hosted solution to connect to Brazil's BM&F Bovespa in Sao Paulo

Portugal’s Caixa Geral de Depositos bank is planning to grow its trading business in Brazil, using a hosted service provided by SunGard.

Licuos named Spain’s best startup at Next Bank Madrid

Spanish startup Licuos overcame eight rivals in Madrid to win the Startup Disrupt title

Spanish business to business payment platform Licuos has been named as the winner of Innotribe Startup Disrupt, a competition to find the most innovative financial services startups in the Spanish and Portuguese speaking world.

“Disruptive” Spanish and Portuguese start-ups to showcase talent in Madrid

Next Bank Madrid will aim to showcase Iberia's emerging talent

A new joint project between Spanish financial services project Next Bank Madrid and Swift’s Innotribe innovation wing aims to unleash the potential of Spanish, Portuguese and Latin American start-up companies in financial services.

Interbolsa Portugal opts for Swift T2S connection

Portugal's Interbolsa will use Swift tools to connect to T2S

Portugal’s central securities depository Interbolsa is to use Swift’s value added network to connect to T2S, the single European settlement platform due to roll out in 2015-16.