Fintech firms should welcome, not fear, regulation because it is in their interest to have an "established framework" in which to operate, says the president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia.
Euroclear is set for a 2017 go-live for the application of blockchain technology in the London bullion market after completing its first pilot trades.
Banque de France’s banking services department has launched an innovative large-scale programme to overhaul its banking IT system which supports the state.
The French central bank, Banque de France, is modernizing its cash centers and boosting their level of automation. Giesecke & Devrient (G&D) won the tendering procedure for updating the bank's processing systems over all competitors and was appointed main supplier of Banque de France's banknote processing solutions.
Calypso Technology Inc., the leading integrated capital markets platform provider, announced today that two European central banks, Banque de France and Banco de España, have jointly selected Calypso as their core treasury and trading system.
LCH.Clearnet SA (LCH.Clearnet) has launched €GCPlus, a central clearing service for the tri-party repo market, in collaboration with Euroclear and the Banque de France.
Telecoms firm Colt and payment processor SIA have won a deal to build the network infrastructure connecting the German, Italian, French and Spanish central banks for Target2 and Target2-Securities (T2S).
StepStone Solutions, a global provider of talent management solutions, has been chosen to implement an e-recruitment strategy for Banque de France, the French national bank, which has approximately 15,000 agents throughout France.
France's competition watchdog has fined 11 banks a total of EUR344.9 million for colluding to charge customers "unjustified" interbank fees during the switch-over to a new digital cheque processing system.
The Governing Council of the European Central Bank (ECB) today appointed members of the T2S Programme Board, which will ensure the successful and timely completion of the TARGET2-Securities (T2S) programme in 2013.
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