Thomson Reuters today announced that National Australia Bank, one of its long-term clients and one of the four largest financial institutions in Australia, has adopted next generation financial markets desktop Thomson Reuters Eikon across its trading floor in Hong Kong to improve staff productivity and cross-market communication.
National Australia Bank is casting aside the traditional teller in favour of self-service machines at a new flagship 'smart store' in Melbourne.
National Australia Bank expects to save millions of dollars a year by moving its public-facing Web site off its own servers and onto the Amazon Web Services cloud.
Australia's St George Bank has built a smartwatch app prototype as it prepares for a world where customers check their account balance and make payments from their wrists.
NAB today unveiled its new peer-to-peer payments app, NAB Flik, making it easier for customers to send and receive money securely using a mobile number, email or facebook.
Clydesdale and Yorkshire Bank customers were locked out of their online accounts earlier this week because owner NAB forgot to renew the domain name on its DNS servers, according to ComputerWorld.
Days after its cash machines fell over as part of a wider payments system meltdown, Australian bank NAB has signed for technology from NCR that aims to predict ATM hardware failures.
Australia's banks have brought in KPMG to manage a programme to build an industry-wide real-time payments platform by 2016.
National Australia Bank has put a new face in charge for the next stage of its massive technology overhaul, which is designed to help make the bank annual savings of A$800 million within five years.
Australia's CommBank has launched a site that pools transactional data to give consumers insight into spending patterns and lifestyle trends.
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