Axioma, a leading provider of enterprise market risk and portfolio management solutions, has entered into an agreement with KBC Asset Management (KBC), to provide Belgium’s largest investment manager with a risk management and portfolio optimization solution.
The Payment Services Directive 2 (PSD2) represents the biggest change in banking for 700 years, says Patrick Tans, senior general manager banking products at KBC Bank. Speaking at the European Payments Summit in the Hague, Tans said under PSD2, banks will lose the monopoly on customer experience and interaction that they have enjoyed since the 1400s.
Seven of Europe's biggest banks are collaborating on the development of a shared cross-border trade finance platform for small and medium -sized companies that harnesses the power of distributed ledger technology.
Another Belgian bank, Belfius has joined ING and KBC in contributing towards the roll out of an integrated mobile payments and loyalty platform based on the Dutch bank's payment app Payconiq.
Czech Republic bank ČSOB has enlisted Italy's SIA to launch what it claims is the country's first NFC payments mobile wallet for Visa and MasterCard.
KBC has developed a blockchain application for managing, tracking and protecting domestic and international trade transactions between SMEs.
ING and Belgian bank KBC have joined forces to launch an integrated mobile payments and loyalty platform in Belgium, combining the Dutch bank's payment app Payconiq with loyalty platforms Qustomer and KBC’s CityLife.
SimCorp announces that it has signed a license agreement with KBC Asset Management, the largest investment manager in Belgium.
IBM (NYSE: IBM) and KBC Group (KBC.BR), a leading international financial group in Belgium, announced today that KBC Group is using the new IBM z13 mainframe and IBM's software framework to develop and deliver powerful new customer-centric services to improve the banking experience.
Vasco Data Security International, Inc. (VDSI), a global leader in authentication, electronic signatures, and identity management, announced today that KBC has integrated the Vasco Digipass for Apps security solution into its mobile banking application.
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