TransferWise has launched what it calls a 'borderless' multi-country bank account and debit card, enabling customers to easily manage their money between countries.
A group of industry stakeholders has put together a draft governance framework for a new US Faster Payments Council (FPC).
Finastra has made its blockchain-based Fusion LenderComm tool for firms operating in the syndicated lending market commercially available as an app on R3's Corda platform.
Denmark's Saxo Bank has teamed up with Microsoft in a bid to run its entire technology stack on the cloud.
SunTrust Bank says that a former employee may have attempted to steal information on about 1.5 million customers and pass the data on to a criminal third party.
RBS is reportedly planning to move up to a million NatWest customers to a new greenfield online only banking offshoot, as it faces up to competition from app-based startups like Monzo and Starling.
TSB is take its online and mobile systems offline in an attempt to get to the bottom of a botched IT account switchover after it migrated accounts from a legacy Lloyds platform to the Proteo4 system from new owner Banco Sabadell.
Nordic payments processor Nets has begun tests of finger-vein payments with students and visitors at the Copenhagen Business Scool.
Approximately one-in-five financial institutions surveyed by Thomson Reuters are considering introducing crypto trading desks within the next twelve months.