Thursday, June 29, 2017


Tokenisation provider Sequent nets $16m in Series C round

Tokenisation service provider Sequent picks up $16m in its Series C funding round. Read more:

AimBrain picks up $4m in Series A led by BGF Ventures

Biometric security company AimBrain has reportedly raised $4m in its Series A funding round led by BGF Ventures. Read more:

New Citi spend PFM feature offers simplicity over ‘shine’

Why is Citi the only major US credit card issuer allowing customers the ability to analyze their spending on mobile, within a specific range of dates? Read more:

EBank facilitates digital banking with Fiorano

EBank, a major Namibian commercial bank, has successfully implemented Fiorano ESB to integrate its Temenos T24 core banking system. Read more:

Klarna now eyes P2P payments space with new banking license

Klarna, Swedish payments firm, is looking into the person to person payments space, as the company secured a banking license earlier today. Read more:

Santander’s openbank relaunched as 100% digital bank

Banco Santander is transferring all IT assets and client transactions to the cloud and revamping its online and mobile presence. Read more:

Ceterus completes $6m Series A extension

South Carolina-based Ceterus has completed a $6m Series A extension investment, which was led by Grotech Ventures. Read more:

Biggest online lenders don’t always check key borrower data

Two of the biggest online consumer lenders don’t always check whether borrowers are lying to them, Read more:

Surety Bank switching banking system for Nymbus’ SmartCore

Florida-based Surety Bank is embarking on a core banking software overhaul with Nymbus. The bank will implement Nymbus’ flagship SmartCore system. Read more:

Banks must disrupt themselves, Citi FinTech CEO says

Better customer service comes from disruption within, not from trying to change consumer behavior, according to Yolande Piazza, CEO of Citi FinTech. Read more: