Nitro, a leading provider of document productivity and workflow solutions, today announced that it has reached 500,000 customers globally as one of Ireland's largest commercial and retail banks, Allied Irish Bank (AIB), signed on to roll out Nitro to over 1,000 employees.
Wipro has won a five-year IT outsourcing deal with AIB which will see 130 staff moved to the Indian tech services firm.
AIB is to outsource 170 technology roles following a review of its IT operations.
Christmas may be coming, but it still doesn't stop people from dealing with their financial affairs, says AIB, which saw almost 200,000 customers logging in to their online account on 25 December 2013.
The former chief operating officer of Allied Irish Bank, Anne Boden, is planning to launch a new digital-only bank in the UK next year, under the name Starling.
Accenture's Fintech Innovation Lab is landing in Ireland, with banking and tech giants throwing their weight behind the Dublin-based accelerator programme.
AIB today (Wednesday 24 September 2014) announced a major investment in a seven year Partnership and Innovation Initiative with UCD. The initiative was unveiled at the launch of AIB's newly refurbished student branch at UCD's Belfield Campus.
AIB Merchant Services, a merchant acquiring joint venture between Allied Irish Banks p.l.c. and First Data Corporation, today became the first Irish merchant acquirer to add the Chinese card UnionPay to its list of available card schemes.
AIB today announces the appointment of its new Chief Operating Officer, Stephen White. He will take up the role on July 28th and will be a member of AIB's Leadership Team.
Inconsistencies in the Irish banking industry's attitude to crypto-currencies have emerged after Bank of Ireland refused to let a bitcoin ATM outfit open an account before AIB stepped in to say it could work with the firm.
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