More than 200 million financial services records were breached in 2016, representing a 937% percent increase over the previous year, according to data from IBM.
The National University of Singapore (NUS) School of Computing and the IBM Center for Blockchain Innovation (ICBI), a part of IBM Research, are collaborating to jointly develop a module on financial technology, to better equip students with essential knowledge and skill sets in this area.
Mizuho Bank is preparing to conduct its first live trade financing transactions over a distributed ledger developed in association with IBM.
Dovetail, the provider of best-in-class payments and liquidity management solutions, today announced a global strategic partnership with IBM to offer Dovetail payment solutions in combination with IBM’s Watson Financial Services products.
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.
IBM (NYSE: IBM) announced it has launched new and experimental services to provide developers with financial models on Bluemix, IBM's cloud platform.
Commodities trading house Trafigura and French bank Natixis are working with IBM to test the use of blockchain technology for settling US crude oil transactions.
Swiss Financial infrastructure operator SIX is to use the cognitive computing ability of IBM Watson to build a new cyber-security hub to help banks comply with Swiss privacy laws and regulations.
IBM has rolled out an enterprise-ready build-your-own blockchain platform and announced a collaboration with Canada's SecureKey on the commercial development of a federated identity service using the Hyperledger Frabric.
IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that Sidian Bank has turned to IBM Cloud and Cognitive solutions to fuel its digital transformation.
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