Matthew Friend, managing director at Accenture, examines payment trends, regulatory compliance and the future for mobile payments in North America.
Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has announced the opening of its Analytics Innovation Center in Singapore in collaboration with the Economic Development Board (EDB). The center will serve as an asset development lab and a research and innovation hub to deliver citizen-centric advanced analytics solutions for Accenture clients.
Accenture (ACN) is helping AXA, one of the world's leading insurers, streamline its finance function across its European operations.
Ian Hooper, Asia Pacific lead, Accenture Payments Services looks at innovation and technology investment in the Asia Pac regions.
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.
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