Sovereign Bank, N.A., a wholly owned subsidiary of Santander Holdings USA, Inc., has launched a new consumer banking application bringing mobile banking services to their customers' Apple and Android devices.
Elavon, a leading global payments provider, and Banco Santander, an international financial institution operating in 10 major markets with more than 100 million clients serviced by 15,000 branches, today confirm the establishment of a joint venture (JV) relationship in Spain, originally announced and proposed for regulatory approval in October 2012. Elavon is a wholly owned subsidiary of U.S. Bancorp (NYSE: USB).
Santander has launched a brand new mobile banking app for customers who use Android smartphones and tablets, including the Kindle Fire, as well as updating the iPhone/iPad app the bank originally launched in January 2012.
IZettle has launched a chip and PIN version of its dongle for turning mobile phones into card payment terminals and inked a partnership deal with Spain's Banco Santander.
The UK banking sector is gearing up for the introduction of an industry-wide mobile payments service next spring, with eight major institutions committed to the launch.
Spanish banking giant Santander has pulled out of its deal to buy 316 UK branches from the Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS), blaming IT integration costs and complications.
Swift, the financial messaging provider for more than 10,000 financial institutions and corporations in 210 countries, today announced that J.P. Morgan, BBVA and Santander are adopting 3SKey for authentication and digital signatures in Latin America.
Cashzone, the UK's fastest growing independent ATM provider, has installed 24-hour ATMs at four new Santander branches in St Helens, Merseyside.
Banco Santander and Orange are trialling a contactless mobile payments service that works with both Visa and MasterCard accounts.
Santander has this week launched a brand new Mobile Banking service for customers using any mobile phone or handheld device with Internet access which features many of the most popular features of Santander's Online Banking service available on desktop devices.
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