The UK's Nationwide Building Society has contracted with US electronic payments processor Tsys for credit card processing services and the construction, operation and management of a call centre.
HSBC is investigating 'out of band' authentication security for online banking - in which unique ID log-in codes are communicated by telephone - as a possible alternative to the two factor card reader programme backed by UK payments association Apacs.
Nationwide Building Society is using the flexibility of ATM:ad, the comprehensive, end-to-end advertising solution developed by i-design, to run a campaign promoting its new 'Sponsored by you' initiative.
Experian, the global information solutions company, announces that it has acquired N4 Solutions, a UK-based mortgage sector and financial services software provider.
Algorithmics has announced today that Nationwide, the largest building society in the UK, has reached a subscription agreement for access to the FIRST (Financial Institutions Risk Scenario Trends) database of case studies, Algorithmics' Operational Risk Case Studies solution.
Nationwide Building Society is for the first time allowing its 6.6 million members to vote in its AGM online at www.nationwide.co.uk in addition to being able to vote by post or at any branch.
Research by Global Reviews published today reveals leading UK banks are missing out on new customers that want to open savings accounts via their website because some of the leading banks only offer online applications to existing customers.
The UK's Nationwide Building Society is using technology supplied by San Francisco-based MarkMonitor to identify and shut down phishing scams and bogus Web sites.
UK bank Halifax has admitted that paper documents containing confidential information on some 13,000 of its mortgage customers have been stolen from an employee's car.
The UK's Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) has found 11 financial institutions in breach of the Data Protection Act after they dumped customers' personal details in outdoor bins.
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