Thomsons Reuters has unveiled an identity verification platform that enables developers to manage access to their blockchain contracts.
Atom Bank, the mobile-only startup that uses face and voice biometrics plus machine learning technology to service customers, has opened its doors to all UK consumers following the conclusion of a six-month invitation-only programme.
SEB is to roll out a new artificial intelligence agent named Amelia as part of its customer support team.
Sberbank joint venture company Yandex.Money is to offer mobile money transfers and support group chats for crowdfunding via Apple's iMessage.
Swiss financial infrastructure provider SIX Group is to open up its F10 incubator and accelerator as an independent association for Swiss financial firms as it sifts through 120 applications for its next cohort of startups.
UK-based core banking supplier Misys is to sell £500 million of stock in an intitial public offering on the London Stock Exchange.
The Sydney Stock Exchange is looking to beat its larger compatriot, the Australian Stock Exchange, to the punch in the development of a blockchain-based settlement system for equity securities.
OpenGamma has raised $13 million in a funding round led by Accel and Icap. The open source risk management outfit has also promoted COO Peter Rippon to CEO.
America's journey towards faster payments inches along, as 500-odd members of two national task forces begin the process of reviewing 19 proposals from industry players.
US regulators are clamping down on the fast growing prepaid card market in a bid to give users the same protections offered by credit and debit cards.
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