Moneythor, a financial technology company providing banks and fintech firms with a digital banking toolkit and data-driven personalisation engine, has been selected by French bank Crédit Mutuel Arkéa to be at the heart of max, the personal assistant of its newly launched entity Nouvelle Vague.
Bankable signed a direct strategic partnership with Arkea Banking Services, a European white-label banking pioneer, to power Agency Banking solutions as an additional layer to the Bankable product portfolio.
French retailer Carrefour is to begin the roll out of LyfPay, a new mobile app resulting from the merger of BNP Paribas-backed Wa! and Credit Mutuel's Fivory, which will enable customers to make instore and online payments with a single movement, send P2P money transfers, settle invoices and use loyalty points and coupons.
Crédit Mutuel is giving 20,000 branch employees assistance in the form of IBM's Watson platform, which will help analyse customer emails and provide information on products and services.
RailsBank, a fintech startup led serial entrepreneur Nigel Verdon that promises to provide access to global banking services with 5 lines of code, has signed its first banking partner and released its API to the global developer community.
Crédit Mutuel Arkéa is pleased to announce that it has acquired a 19.5% interest in Vermeg.
A pair of mobile payment services backed by two of France's biggest banks - BNP Paribas and Crédit Mutuel - are merging.
Currencycloud, the international Payments Engine behind countless financial firms, announces a new partnership with Arkéa Banking Services, a subsidiary of Credit Mutuel Arkea.
Credit Mutuel Arkea has completed a pilot of an operational permissioned blockchain network to verify customer bona fides in compliance with Know Your Customer (KYC) requirements.
In the latest example of bank acquisition of innovative tech startups, Credit Mutuel Arkea has bought an 86% stake in online money management firm Leetchi Group and its payments processing subsidiary Mangopay.
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