Singapore's OCBC Bank is enlisting Apple's Touch ID technology to let customers check their account balances with the press of a finger.
US authorities have charged three men in connection with a series of hacks into email service providers that saw customers of some of the country's biggest banks spammed with messages linking to sites selling dodgy software.
A US startup is hoping to shake up the multi-billion dollar remittance market with a mobile app that bypasses the middle men by using the bitcoin blockchain and a network of 'human ATMs'.
PayPal is to establish a new cyber-security centre in Tel Aviv after confirming the acquisition of local vendor CyActive
The European Parliament has voted overwhelmingly in favour of a bill to cap the interchange fees charged by card schemes for payments using credit and debit cards.
The rush to implement new digital technologies has overtaken regulatory worries as the highest priority for global banking executives, according to a new report from the Economist Intelligence Unit.
The European Payments Council has drawn up a blueprint for the creation of an interoperable card and terminal infrastructure to handle card-not-present transactions across the Single Euro Payments Area (Sepa).
Citi, Fidelity and Mint are the first financial services-related developers out of the blocks with apps designed for the new Apple Watch, which goes on sale next month.
The Korean banking industry is to block the use of mag-stripe plastic cards in all of the country's cash machines from May.
A campaign designed to put pressure on US card issuers to embrace chip and PIN, rather than just chip and signature, technology has been launched.
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