01 October 2014

All News

The UK's Financial Conduct Authority will explore the introduction of full bank account portability as part of a review into the country's existing current account switching service.

Swift's MyStandards tool is to be made available via Deutsche Bank's Autobahn Apps Market.

Wells Fargo has established a digital lab to test the use of bleeding edge technologies such as smart wearables and virtual reality headsets in banking.

After closing a $50 million funding round, Reddit could create its own cryptocurrency as a way of handing over shares in the platform to its massive user-base.

Yodlee Interactive is launching a private beta programme that will marry its transactional data with geo-location information in an effort to make app offerings more personalised.

Dwolla has raised $9.7 million in a funding round led by exchange operator CME Group in a move that signals the digital payments startup's intentions to move beyond the retail world.

Latest TV

Features and analysis

More News

General Catalyst Partners is to invest $10 million in venture capital for market-changing businesses and applications built on the Stripe Connect platform.

Bank of America Merrill Lynch is tapping the technology behind its P2P payments service to launch a system that lets companies send money directly to customers' accounts using their mobile number or email address.

Retail banking

EBay and PayPal to split

30 September 2014  |  0

EBay is to spin off Paypal into a publicly traded company in 2015 and has appointed American Express executive Dan Schulman as president and CEO of the payments business in anticipation of the move.

Non-cash payments volumes are expected to increase by nearly 10% percent to reach 366 billion transactions in 2013, fueled by strong growth in developing markets and mobile payments, according to the 10th annual World Payments Report from Capgemini and Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS).

Latest company announcements

41 minutes ago 1 hour ago 1 hour ago 1 hour ago 3 hours ago 3 hours ago 4 hours ago 4 hours ago 4 hours ago 5 hours ago 5 hours ago 5 hours ago 5 hours ago 5 hours ago 5 hours ago 5 hours ago 6 hours ago 17 hours ago 19 hours ago 20 hours ago 23 hours ago 23 hours ago 30 September 2014 30 September 2014 30 September 2014

Best of the web

Latest jobs

Basic £130-140K Variable £70-90K
London (preferred) or Paris

Competitive base, bonus, full benefits
Boston, MA (USA)

to £90k base + Commission + Benefits
London, UK

Find your next job

TV: How big a problem is exceptions management?Peter Webb, senior vice president, ...23 hours ago
TV: Focus on retail and electronic paymentsDaniel Szmukler director at the Eur...30 September 2014
TV: The structure of Institutional Cash and SecuritiesKevin Weeks Head of Sales, Institut...29 September 2014
TV: Customising the transaction banking experienceSusan Skerritt, Head of Global Tran...29 September 2014
TV: Are regulations and innovation mutually exclusive?Isabel Schmidt, Head of Cash Cleari...29 September 2014
TV: Critical issues facing the Americas and beyondChris Church, Chief Executive, Amer...25 September 2014
TV: Boston's on for investment managementMalene McMahon, Senior Business Man...24 September 2014

Featured contributor

Sterci SA