With a slate of stellar investors onboard, Qonto, a French digital business banking service for entrepreneurs and startups, is gearing up for launch.
Wells Fargo has has moved its Digital Labs team into a new 17000 square foot facility in San Francisco to provide a bigger stage to showcase the bank's emerging technologies.
The rush of banks into the chatbot space shows no sign of slowing down, with Societe Generale the latest to target customer interactions over popular messaging platforms.
Advent International and Bain Capital Private Equity are to acquire German payment processor Concardis from its consortium of bank owners.
The founder of Worldpay is entering the crowded UK challenger bank space after gaining approval from regulators for the launch of ClearBank.
ANZ's latest pitch to entice customers to its mobile wallet offering is a service that automatically updates replacement card details as soon as a card is reported as lost or stolen.
India's largest telco, Airtel, has announced the national launch of the country's first mobile payments bank.
HSBC is to launch a P2P mobile payment app in Hong Kong in early 2017, taking on established market operator Jetco.
India's YES Bank has partnered with Silicon valley-based Gupshup to develop a banking chat bot for its loan product.
Confusion reigns among customers of Lloyds Banking Group as the UK institution says it can offer no timescale for the resolution of intermittent tech issues that have knocked out mobile and online banking for a second day running.
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