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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.

QAWorks acquired by DevOps firm ECS Digital

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QAWorks, a UK-based technical software testing company, has been taken over by DevOps specialist ECS Digital.

Lessons from the GDPR compliance journey of a large financial services organisation

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In preparation for GDPR compliance, a global financial services organisation embarked on a journey to assess its core information processing environments with the objective of identifying opportunities to strengthen its privacy data protection programs. This article focuses on the technology challenges, approach, and lessons learned for the centralised testing environment.

DFSA proposes innovation testing licences

DFSA is waiting to hear from you!

Dubai Financial Services Authority (DFSA) has issued a new consultation paper to find the ways to avoid creating a standalone regime to facilitate fintech companies. Instead, keeping in line with practices followed in the UK and Australia, DFSA will review innovative fintech business propositions and match them with applicable rules already prevailing in the region.

FirstOntario Credit Union swaps Fiserv’s Signature for Temenos’ T24 core banking system

Backbase comes to Canada in style

Canada-based FirstOntario Credit Union has moved from its legacy Fiserv’s Signature core platform to Temenos’ T24. Validata, a specialist in enterprise software testing and release automation, assisted with the conversion process.

RBS fails Bank of England stress test

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Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) has failed a Bank of England (BoE) stress test on how it would cope with another financial crisis. Two other banks – Barclays and Standard Chartered – also failed on some measures but do not have to submit revised capital raising plans. The tests were put in place by BoE […]

The secret weapon to better banking technology: pilot programmes

Tobi Walter, Shoeboxed

It’s time for banks to wake up. Fintech is advancing at an alarming rate, and the banking world is falling behind. And while we can all agree that fintech is revolutionising the industry, there is still plenty of disagreement as to how financial institutions should respond to the changes. Traditional establishments are cautious to implement […]

Capgemini launches test automation platform for finservs

Govind Muthukrishnan, head of financial services testing, Capgemini

Tech consultancy firm Capgemini has launched its Intelligent Test Automation Platform for financial services, promising quality assurance savings of up to 30%. The platform uses frameworks and robotic agents, and Capgemini says it speeds up the release of new products and services by providing “much shorter test cycles and better collaboration between development and test […]

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