Jeremy Light, payments lead for financial services at Accenture in Europe looks at corporate and bank readiness for the Single Euro Payments Area.
Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has signed a four-year agreement to maintain and enhance core banking applications for the Chile division of Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria S.A. (NYSE: BBVA Madrid: BBVA).
The Reserve Bank of Australia has set up a project team to explore the creation of a central payments hub for real-time bank account transfers.
Financial technology entrepreneurs are being asked to pitch their ideas for a London-based programme that will see them get assistance and advice from executives at major banks and venture capital companies.
VocaLink, First Data and Accenture are planning to build a system similar to the UK's Faster Payments service in Australia, enabling consumers and businesses to transfer funds between bank accounts in near real-time.
Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been selected by Wing Lung Bank, a wholly owned subsidiary of China Merchants Bank, to plan and oversee the implementation of its new core banking technology system as part of the bank's broad business transformation program.
Jeremy Light, executive principal, Accenture Payment Services, reveals what the industry will discuss at EBADay.
Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has introduced two new software products - Accenture Multichannel Platform and Accenture Product and Fee Factory - to help banks quickly and efficiently integrate customer channels, such as mobile, branch and online banking, and streamline product development and pricing.
Customer satisfaction with service levels in retail banking has improved over the past year but customers are less likely to recommend their provider, according to a new Accenture (NYSE:ACN) survey of nearly 4,000 current account customers in the UK and Ireland.
The FinTech Innovation Lab, an annual program that promotes financial technology development, has kicked off its search for the nation's top technology innovators.
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