The person-to-person mobile payments service being prepped by Britain's banks for a launch later this year has been christened Paym.
Today, Estonian leading mobile operator EMT (part of TeliaSonera) launches a pilot project "Bank Payment Card in Mobile" in cooperation with Estonian leading banks Danske Bank, Nordea Pank, SEB Pank, Swedbank and retail group Tallinna Kaubamaja (Tallinna Kaubamaja, Selver).
Starting today, owners of smart phones will not need to know the beneficiary's bank account to make a money transfer: the beneficiary's mobile telephone number will do. In order to promote the introduction of new standards in banking, Danske Bank is the first in Lithuania to launch a mobile payment service.
MDSL, the leading provider of international Market Data Management and Telecom Expense Management solutions announced today that Danske Bank has signed an agreement to take its Market Data Manager market data inventory solution.
Executive Vice President Peter Trier Schleidt, CIO, has been appointed Senior Executive Vice President with responsibility for TDC Operations and Group COO. He will start in his new job on 1 October, at the latest.
The UK banking sector is gearing up for the introduction of an industry-wide mobile payments service next spring, with eight major institutions committed to the launch.
Tieto and Danske Bank have agreed to co-operate in sales of electronic invoicing service solutions. In addition to electronic invoicing, the collaboration covers invoice printing, scanning, archiving and presentation services.
In order to enable smartphone users to have access to their accounts 24 hours a day, Lithuanian branch of Danske Bank has recently deployed a mobile banking solution from eLeader, a well-established mobile finance and workforce solutions provider.
Northern Bank, part of the Danish based Danske Bank Group and one of the leading retail banks in Northern Ireland has selected Winterflood Business Services to provide outsourced dealing services.
Danske Bank Group is among the first Nordic banks to be connected to Tieto Payment Factory via Swift.
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