Customers of BB&T and TD Bank have had a frustrating few days, with tech gremlins leaving many unable to access their mobile and online accounts and use ATMs.
Bank of Ireland has joined forces with Tsys to host an open data hack, inviting coders to play with payment data sets for the chance to win cash prizes.
US Bank has struck a partnership with financial technology startup Autogravity to become the latest of the nation's financial institutions to streamline the loan application process for car-loving Americans
InnoCapital the corporate venture vehicle of Banco Sabadell's InnoCell digital hub has led a EUR1 million investment round in voice authentication startup Biometric Vox.
BNP Paribas has launched a new investment fund to take direct minority stakes in innovative startups that are reinventing financial services and insurance.
Human Centred Design is all about understanding how people use things, why they use things - and then creating the things they need. Peter Dalton, group general manager innovation at ANZ explains how the process was applied while designing the bank's new mobile app.
Canadian startup Shakepay haas launched a private beta of a multi-currency, P2P mobile wallet that lets users buy and sell bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.
The UK's influential Treasury Select Committee is to launch an inquiry into digital currencies and distributed ledger technology, scrutinising the regulatory response to the cryptocurrency boom from the Government, the Financial Conduct Authority, and the Bank of England.
The overwhelming popularity of contactless cards is peaking shopper interest in new form factors, as fresh research from Mastercard suggests that one-quarter of Europeans expect to start using tap-and-go payments with a smartwatch, bracelet, keyring or other forms of wearable payments.
Ernit, a Danish piggy bank app that hopes to make digital money more tangible to kids, is ready for a national roll out after striking a deal with local bank Spar Nord.
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