30 June 2015

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Dorsey will have to quit Square to get Twitter CEO job
Retail banking

Dorsey will have to quit Square to get Twitter CEO job

23 June 2015  |  1856 views  |  0 comments | 1 tweets

Jack Dorsey will have to quit his role as chief executive of Square if he wants the full time CEO role at Twitter.

CurrencyCloud scores $18 million funding round
Start ups

CurrencyCloud scores $18 million funding round

23 June 2015  |  2564 views  |  0 comments | 7 tweets | 7 linkedin

CurrencyCloud, the London-based firm that runs the back-end processing for some of the world's most promising money transfer startups, has roped in Sapphire and Japanese e-commerce giant Rakuten as heavyweight investors in a new $18 funding round.

London Stock Exchange test-drives social network for public companies
Trade execution

London Stock Exchange test-drives social network for public companies

23 June 2015  |  1962 views  |  0 comments | 5 tweets | 4 linkedin

The London Stock Exchange has begun beta-testing a social network designed to promote interaction between public companies, intermediaries and institutional investors.

Stockholm stakes claim as European fintech hub
Wholesale banking

Stockholm stakes claim as European fintech hub

23 June 2015  |  5110 views  |  0 comments | 19 tweets | 13 linkedin

Stockholm is staking a claim as a major European fintech hub after recording $266 million in startup investments over the past year, leaving it trailing only London as a magnet for VC inflows.

SAP Financial Services Forum - Live Blog
Risk & regulation

SAP Financial Services Forum - Live Blog

23 June 2015  |  3034 views  |  0 comments | 3 tweets | 1 linkedin

Now in its fifth year, the SAP Financial Services Forum brings together over 450 financial services professionals to explore digital transformation across the financial services sector and the ways that firms can harness innovation, more effectively interact with their customers and build brand loyalty. This live blog will keep you abreast of what unfolds throughout the first day at the event.

SAP Financial Services Forum Focus: Kevin Hanley, RBS
Start ups

SAP Financial Services Forum Focus: Kevin Hanley, RBS

23 June 2015  |  2634 views  |  0 comments | 2 tweets | 2 linkedin

Having joined the Royal Bank of Scotland in 2009, Hanley is now director of design with responsibility for architecture, data and analytics and lean functions, as well as the strategy and innovation agenda for the bank’s services organisation.

Westpac signs for Verifone Payment as a Service platform
Cards

Westpac signs for Verifone Payment as a Service platform

23 June 2015  |  3205 views  |  0 comments | 3 tweets | 5 linkedin

Westpac is handing over the management and deployment of the bulk of its merchant payment system offering to Verifone.

Barclays bets on blockchain and startups to re-invent finance
Security

Barclays bets on blockchain and startups to re-invent finance

22 June 2015  |  9558 views  |  0 comments | 38 tweets | 16 linkedin

Barclays' fintech accelerator programme is beginning to bear fruit, with the bank forging working relationships with several startup alumni involved in areas such as cybersecurity and the blockchain.

Fifth Third pays the price as customers exit the branch
Retail banking

Fifth Third pays the price as customers exit the branch

22 June 2015  |  3315 views  |  5 comments | 6 tweets | 6 linkedin

Fifth Third Bancorp is to incur charges of $95 million to shrink its branch network after performing an abrupt about-turn on earlier plans to extend its high street presence.

'Digital-only' Atom to cut deal with high street lender for branch access
Mobile & online

'Digital-only' Atom to cut deal with high street lender for branch access

22 June 2015  |  3710 views  |  0 comments | 13 tweets | 18 linkedin

Digital challenger bank Atom is looking to do a deal with a high street lender to enable customers to deposit cheques at a bank branch in advance of the roll-out of full digital image capture in the UK.

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