Articles with tag: accenture

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Fintech investment deals edge higher in the first half of 2020 compared to 2019, Accenture

27 Aug 2020 | Payments General

The total value of fintech deals globally has risen 3.8%, to USD 23.1 billion from USD 22.3 billion in the first half of 2019, even as the COVID-19 pandemic spread around the world.

fintech, insurtech, lending, investments, Europe, US, China, banking, VC, fundsing, statistics, Stripe, Revolut, Accenture

Bank of England selects Accenture for RTGS overhaul

03 Aug 2020 | Payments General

Bank of England has selected Accenture for the overhaul of its Real-Time Gross Settlement (RTGS) service.

Bank of England, Accenture, RTGS, data, payments

Banque de France announces candidates for experiments with Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC)

21 Jul 2020 | Payments General

Banque de France has announced the overview of candidates selected for experiments with Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC).

Accenture, Euroclear, HSBC, Iznes, LiquidShare, ProsperUS, SEBA Bank, Société Générale, banking, central bank digital currency, CBDC, Banque de France, payments

UK reports cash decline due to COVID-19

25 Jun 2020 | Online Payments

Accenture has reported that cash usage is declining in the UK compared with the rest of Europe during coronavirus, according to

cash decline, COVID-19, coronavirus, Accenture, UK, Europe, cash usage, payments, banks, merchants, digital payments, payment revenues, physical checkout, digital wallets, Apple Pay, Google Pay, Amazon Go

UK Finance and Accenture release report, proposing next steps for open banking

19 Jun 2020 | Online & Mobile Banking

UK Finance, in association with Accenture, has set a future model for how the UK’s Open Banking can progress once the current implementation phase ends early 2021.

UK, UK Finance, open banking, Accenture, Competition and Markets Authority, CMA, banking, CMA9, banks, Payments UK

Banking fees getting squeezed and Hong Kong among the top markets impacted

11 Mar 2020 | Payments General

Accenture has released a global report detailing the impact of increased competition and regulation on banking fees, with Hong Kong as one of the markets that were studied.

Accenture, study, banking, fees, account opening, retail banking,

Fintech deals are a growing business in India

06 Mar 2020 | Payments General

India has become the third most preferred global destination for fintech investments, according to a joint report by Accenture and CB Insights.

fintech, insurtech, investments, India, banking, Paytm, Razorpay, study, Accenture

Digital banks had a total of 19.6 mln customers at the end of 2019 – research

26 Feb 2020 | Online & Mobile Banking

Research from consultancy Accenture has revealed that digital banks had a total of 19.6 million customers at the end of 2019, according to AltFi.

Accenture, digital banks, research, banking, UK

Fintech fundraising grew strongly in major markets in 2019, Accenture

20 Feb 2020 | Payments General

Investment in fintech ventures has risen sharply in most major markets in 2019, led by gains in the US and UK and emerging economies such as India and Brazil, according to Accenture.

Challenger banks, fintechs, banks, insurtech, investment, Nexi, Ant Financial, Figure Technologies, NAVER Financial, Chime, study, Accenture

Symantec's Cyber Security Services to be acquired by Accenture

08 Jan 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

Business Wire has reported that Accenture agreed to acquire Symantec’s Cyber Security Services business from Broadcom.

Accenture, acquisition, Symantec, cybersecurity, Broadcom, security services, threats, intelligence, monitoring

Swedish central bank selects Accenture as partner for e-krona pilot

19 Dec 2019 | Payments General

Riksbank, the central bank of Sweden, has turned to Accenture to trial its digital currency e-krona.

Riksbank, Accenture, e-krona, payments, digital currency

Accenture invests in trade finance blockchain company TradeIX

17 Dec 2019 | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement

Accenture has announced a minority investment in TradeIX, the developer behind the Marco Polo blockchain trade finance platform.

Accenture, TradeIX, investment, trade finance, blockchain, Corda, R3, Marco Polo, Ireland, Europe, ING Ventures, consultancy, AIG, DHL Siemens.

Building a real-time gross settlement system, or how to innovate in faster payments

04 Dec 2019 | Payments General

Falk Rieker, Global Head of IBU Banking at SAP sat down with The Paypers, to talk about the RTGS platform, which will run on the SAP Payment Engine application

Falk Rieker, SAP, R3, Corda, Accenture, real-time gross settlemen, RTGS platform, payment engine application, fintehc, settlement system, payments, \b2b payments, Corda platform, blockchain,

Accenture helps financial institutions combat financial crime via new offering

25 Nov 2019 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

Accenture has unveiled a compliance-as-a-service offering to help financial institutions, fintech, and technology companies combat financial crime.

Accenture, financial institutions, financial crime, regulations, KYC, AML, fintech, CaaS, compliance, banks, analytics, data privacy

Accenture and SAP build blockchain real-time payments settlement system

28 Oct 2019 | Payments General

Accenture, US-based accounting software provider SAP, and R3’s Corda platform have announced working on a real-time gross settlement system.

Accenture, accounting, SAP, R3, Corda platform, real-time gross settlement system, payments, partnership, blockchain, distributed ledger technology, payments settlement, government-issued payments, electronic funds transfers, bank transfer

Accenture, ING, ABN Amro to launch Forcefield blockchain consortium

22 May 2019 | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement

Accenture, ABN Amro, Anglo American, ING Bank, and more have launched Forcefield, a metals post-trade blockchain consortium.

Accenture, ING, ABN Amro, Anglo American, ING Bank, Mercuria, OCBC Bank, blockchain consortium, Forcefeld, near-field communication, Internet of Things, VAKT

E-procurement provider JAGGAER selects DocFlow for its partner programme

06 Mar 2019 | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement

US-based spend management solution provider JAGGAER has welcomed Italy-based case management provider DocFlow in its partner programme.

JAGGAER, DocFlow, partnership, US, North America, Italy, Europe, e-procurement, spend management, case management, partner programme, Accenture, CDW, Chainalytics, Choice Partners Cooperative, Deloitte, DocuSign, E&I Cooperative, Mastercard, Mercateo

Mastercard, Amazon and Accenture launch new supply chain

26 Feb 2019 | Payments General

Accenture, Mastercard and Amazon Web Services (AWS) have teamed up to introduce a circular supply chain capability that uses digital identity, payments and blockchain for growers and suppliers.

Mastercard, Amazon, Accenture, digital identity, payments, blockchain, growers, suppliers

Fintech startup Finxact backed by Accenture and the American Bankers Association

28 Jan 2019 | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement

Accenture, SunTrust Banks and the American Bankers Association, a trade group for US banks have joined a USD 30 million investment round in Finxact.

Accenture, SunTrust Banks, funding, investment, fintech, American Bankers Association, Finxact, US, cloud banking, core banking software

Hong Kong set to adopt open banking, Accenture survey finds

21 Jan 2019 | Payments General

A survey by Accenture has found that half of Hong Kong consumers are willing to give third parties access to their financial data to get higher returns.

Hong Kong, Accenture, survey, open banking, banking, third party, open API, personalised loans, lending