Digital banking stories - Page 2
Banks feeling the pressure of the digital revolution
APAC banks race to digitise as tech giants loom as major threats, says Temenos report.
Sydney fintech firm impresses Royal Bank of Scotland Group
Sydney-based fintech firm Waddle has successfully completed a six-month pilot partnership with the Royal Bank of Scotland Group (RBS Group).
The three new fronts in the fight against fraud
Along with greater speed comes new fronts in the fight against fraud. Here are three trends to watch as financial institutions balance speed and security.
Xero to streamline bank feed system next week
Xero is hinting at new changes to its bank feeds system that could eliminate all paper application forms, manual checks and accuracy checking.
'Is this for real?' The reality of fraud against New Zealanders
Is this for real? More often than not these days it can be hard to tell, and it’s okay to be a bit suspicious, especially when it comes to fraud.
New Zealanders love digital banking - what it means for eCommerce
New Zealand consumers love online banking because of its speed and convenience, but they’re also worried about sharing too much personal data.
Australia grants first banking license to fintech startup
Australia's first fintech banking license has been authorised by authorities in a bid to improve competition in a sector dominated by four major lenders.
Xinja sneaks into home-loan market with Aussie credit licence
The licence is a significant step toward the company’s goal of building the first Australian, independent digital ‘neobank’.
‘Banking for blockchain’ platform raises AUD$37m in pre-ICO round
Bankera’s ‘digital bank’ will provide traditional banking and investment banking services to the blockchain marketplace including payments and loans.
Interview: The dark side of biometrics - why social engineering could destroy security
Biometric technology may not be suitable for financial institutions due to security concerns and the risk of social engineering.
NAB phishing scams making the rounds, MailGuard reports
A new wave of bank phishing emails is hitting recipients, this time from attackers impersonating National Australia Bank.
Kiwibank invests in financial future of young Banqers
Virtual economy programme, Banqer, is thriving in New Zealand schools with over 30,000 students benefiting from Kiwibank funding.
How low-code platforms enable digital transformation in ANZ banks
Technology savvy customers across ANZ are demanding for technologies such as mobile commerce and the use of smartphones for banking transactions.
Credit scores for kids on education app Banqer
Students can now learn about credit reporting and credit scores through an addition to the Banqer platform in New Zealand. Developed by Banqer and Equifax, the module aims to increase students' financial literacy and promote responsible credit behavior.
IntegrationWorks joins global group to help tackle banking industry conundrum
Kiwi-based IntegrationWorks has shown 'commitment' to the banking industry, by joining the Banking Industry Architecture Network (BIAN).
Ciena encryption boosts data center security for biggest Korean financial co
KB Kookmin Bank, the biggest financial institution in Korea, has boosted its security with the help of Ciena encryption capabilities.
Digital disruption on its way to the ANZ banking sector
Australian and New Zealand banks must embrace digital disruption to stay relevant for millennials, says Qualtrics MD.
Are incumbent vendors holding back digital banking?
Vendors need to step up or step aside as new demands in the digital banking sector place pressure on businesses.
Westpac NZ margins squeezed by shift to fixed rate mortgages, increased rivalry
The switch from floating to fixed interest rates mortgages has impacted Westpac New Zealand's net interest margin,which fell six basis points in th.
Bank Card Skimmer Jailed
A Polish man was sentenced to three months imprisonment for attempted bank fraud at Manukau District Court.
New Kiwibank campaign imitates FPS game
‘Green ops’ ties a gaming motif into serious cinema-style promotion.