Sunday, February 26, 2017


Why banks need to shift towards experience

Banking services have been commoditised since moving from one-to-one to one-to-all relationships infused by the digital revolution, but it can’t stay that way. Read more:

Nigerian retail banking sector to see 92% disruption by FinTech

Retail banking and fund transfers in Nigeria are the two biggest areas that are most likely to be affected by FinTech over the next five years. Read more:

OpenFin takes $15m from Wall Street firms

New York-based startup OpenFin has landed $15m in its Series B round from a host of Wall Street firms and their venture arms. Read more:

DocuSign unveils invest for Japan initiative

DocuSign committed to further local investment to help accelerate digital transformations across Japan. Read more:

TrueLayer bags $1.3m to let devs plug into banks

Connect Ventures led the round for the London-based startup with Graph Ventures and individual angel investors also participating. Read more:

Soldo launches multi-user expense account for businesses

Soldo is rolling out a new product in the UK today aimed at businesses who need to deploy and manage expenses across an entire company. Read more:

Now Santander lets you make payments using just your voice

Santander is now letting customers make payments just by asking their phone, along with several other new functions that work in a similar way to Apple's Siri or Amazon's Alexa. Read more:

Alior Bank signs up for Misys FusionCapital

Alior Bank will use Misys FusionCapital to streamline processes and boost operational efficiencies across its treasury and foreign exchange trading business. Read more:

Wells Fargo sets up artificial intelligence team in tech push

Wells Fargo & Co has created a team to develop artificial intelligence-based technology and appointed a lead for its newly combined payments businesses. Read more:

Dutch Bank, FinTech develop SME robo-accountant

Netherlands-based bank ABN AMRO is working with invoice management firm InvoiceSharing to develop a new accounting automation solution for SMEs. Read more: