UK mobile commerce outfit Zapp says it is hopeful of bringing more major banks onboard ahead of its launch later this year but has still not gone public with any retail partners.
The person-to-person mobile payments service being prepped by Britain's banks for a launch later this year has been christened Paym.
HSBC Bank (China) Company Limited ("HSBC China") today launched a centralised renminbi ("RMB") cross-border transaction management solution for its corporate clients in the China (Shanghai) Pilot Free Trade Zone ("Shanghai FTZ") by delivering the new service to Saint-Gobain via its subsidiary in the pilot zone.
HSBC Bank USA, N.A. (HSBC) today announces the launch of a new fraud prevention device which provides valuable extra security for its personal internet banking customers.
Carlos Gonzalez Fillad has been appointed Regional Head of Latin America for HSBC's Payments and Cash Management (PCM) business, effective from 1st February 2014.
Five major UK financial services firms have committed to rolling out mobile payments technology from Zapp, enabling customers to make in-store and online purchases from within their banking apps.
Joe Garner is to be the new CEO of Openreach, BT announced today. Garner, who will join in mid-February, will replace Liv Garfield, who is leaving to become CEO of Severn Trent.
The Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) has reprimanded HSBC Securities Brokers (Asia) Limited (HSBC Securities), a wholly owned subsidiary of The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited (HSBC), and fined it $5 million for providing inaccurate information to the SFC during a licence application process (Note 1).
HSBC in Hong Kong is to launch an NFC-based mobile wallet with four of the territory's mobile carriers.
The Avaloq group, an international leader in integrated and comprehensive banking solutions, and HSBC Private Bank announce the signing of contracts for the Avaloq Banking Suite. HSBC Private Bank will deploy the Avaloq solution for its global private banking business.
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