Wednesday, March 29, 2017


Synechron launches “Neo” – AI for the financial services

Synechron Inc. announced the launch of Neo, a set of AI-based solutions for the financial services industry. Read more:

Is Alexa the most dreaded voice in banking?

Banks as plumbers in an era of financial re-intermediation, and the influence of natural language re-intermediaries such as Alexa. Read more:

China to secure digital future, Mastercard CEO says

Mastercard CEO Ajay Banga shared how the proliferation of connected devices has opened the door for China to upgrade its cybersecurity. Read more:

Autosoft Dynamics ousts rival Path Solutions

Al Baraka Bank in Pakistan is migrating the acquired fellow Islamic bank. Read more:

Canadian neobank Koho launches

Koho has moved out of private beta testing. Read more:

FinTech firms get chance to apply for banking license

FinTech got a thumbs-up from regulators on Wednesday. Read more:

Identity verification company grabs $19m

Users and employee verification company has raised $19m in a Series B round from FTV Capital. Read more:<

Belgian startup Silverfin secures $4.5m for accounting platform

Ghent, Belgium-based accounting platform Silverfin has scooped up $4.5m in a Series A round. Index Ventures led the investment. Read more:

Vista to buy DH Corp and merge it with Misys

Canadian financial software-provider DH Corp (D+H) is being taken private through an acquisition by private equity group Vista Equity Partners. Read more:

Autobooks snaps up $5.5m for SME accounting platform

SME accounting and payments software provider Autobooks has picked up $5.5m in a Series A venture round led by Draper Triangle Ventures. Read more: