04 September 2015

Company announcements

 
Retail banking

ABN Amro embarks on startup orgy

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Co-working space TSO Munt Square, situated in the heart of Amsterdam, officially opened its doors on Wednesday 2 September.

 
Payments

Kyiv subway goes contactless

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Kyiv became the 5th city in the world after London, St. Petersburg, Chicago and Bucharest to launch contactless payments at turnstiles at the city subway.

 
Post-trade & ops

Markit completes DealHub acquisition

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Markit (Nasdaq:MRKT), a provider of financial information services, today announced the completion of its acquisition of DealHub, a leading provider of trade processing and trading services to the foreign exchange market.

 
Cards

UK ATM numbers pass 70,000 - Link

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New figures released today (4 September) by Link, the UK’s cash machine network, reveal that the number of ATMs in the UK reached 70,180 in July, surpassing 70,000 for the first time.

 
Retail banking

Polymer banknotes will cost UK businesses £240 million - CMSpi

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On Wednesday, The Bank of England announced that the new £20 design will be the third banknote to be printed on polymer, following a 10-week public consultation that showed 87% of respondents were in favour of the change.

 
Mobile & online

Two in five Americans use mobile banking monthly - ABA

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Two in five Americans (39 percent) use a mobile device to manage their bank account at least once per month and nearly half of mobile device owners (45 percent) do so, according to a recent survey by the American Bankers Association.

 
Retail banking

BOK and JCB agree on debit card issuing in Pakistan

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The Bank of Khyber (BOK) and JCB International Co., Ltd. (JCBI), the international operations subsidiary of JCB Co., Ltd., Japan, today entered into an agreement for the issuance of JCB Debit Cards.

 
Retail banking

Reserve Bank of New Zealand signs for Wynyard risk management software

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Wynyard Group (NZX:WYN), has won a new contract with The Reserve Bank of New Zealand (RBNZ) to provide Wynyard risk management software. RBNZ is New Zealand's central bank and responsible for operating monetary policy to maintain stable prices and assisting the functioning of the country's financial system.

 
Security

Verifi appoints Manav Gupta VP, issuer products

03 September 2015  |  1221 views  |  0 comments

Verifi, Inc., the leading provider of payment and risk management solutions for card-not-present merchants, today announced the appointment of payment industry and product management veteran, Manav Gupta as Vice President, Issuer Products.

 
Retail banking

BitGold launches Android and iOS apps

03 September 2015  |  1630 views  |  0 comments | 2 tweets

BitGold, the world’s first and only platform for savings and payments in gold, today announced it has launched its mobile application for Android and iOS operating systems.

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