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UK regulator stops the merge between FNZ and GBST

07 Aug 2020 | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement

The UK Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has provisionally blocked the merger of suppliers of retail investment platform solutions, FNZ and GBST.

UK, regulator, FNZ, GBST, Competition and Markets Authority, CMA, supplier, retail, imvestment, software, data

Latest Mimecast research finds threat actors more motivated by money than intelligence or IP

06 Aug 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

Mimecast has launched a report that provides technical analysis of US targeted attacks that attempted to infiltrate the security environment of Mimecast customers. 

Mimecast, report, spam, phishing, malware, ransomware, impersonation attacks, opportunistic attacks, targeted attacks, COVID-19

CIBC collaborates with Salesforce for its digital transformation

06 Aug 2020 | Online & Mobile Banking

Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (CIBC) has signed an agreement with global customer engagement company Salesforce to transform its banking experience for clients.

CIBC, Salesforce, digital, Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce, banking, banks, CRM, customer relationship management, Salesforce Customer 360, Sales Cloud, Service Cloud, Einstein Analytics, data

Tide and ClearBank join the race for Pool E fund

04 Aug 2020 | Payments General

Fintech Tide has submitted a joint bid with ClearBank as part of Banking Competition Remedies (BCR) USD 130 million Pool E fund.

Tide, ClearBank, Pool E, fintech, Banking Competition Remedies, BCR, Pool A, banking, technology, open banking, payments, SMEs

DayTek Capital receives Australian banking licence

04 Aug 2020 | Online & Mobile Banking

Australia-based neobank DayTek Capital has been awarded an Australian Financial Services Licence (AFSL) by the Australian Securities and Investments Commission

Australia, challenger bank, banks, DayTek Capital, banking, banking licence, neobank, Australian Financial Services Licence, AFSL, Australian Securities, Investments Commission, Infinity, cards, fintech, Restricted Authorised Deposit Taking Institution Licence, RADI, Australian Financial Compensation Scheme, Australian Federal, Qeensland State

Vodacom teams up with China's Alipay in mobile payments push

21 Jul 2020 | Mobile Payments

Mobile operator Vodacom has announced it will aggregate different merchants and service providers such as Alipay so that users can do all their business online.

Alipay, China, Vodacom, ecommerce, WeChat, Competition Commission, telecom, telco, Asia, APAC

Trade Finance Global submits BCR bid to enhance tech

20 Jul 2020 | Payments General

Financing platform Trade Finance Global has submitted a bid as part of Banking Competition Remedies (BCR) GBP 100 million Pool E, according to AltFi.

Trade Finance Global, BCR, financing platform, Banking Competition Remedies, Metro Bank, Nationwide, grants, Starling Bank, Coconut, Equifax

Shopee rolls out Buy Malaysia in-app portal

13 Jul 2020 | Ecommerce

Shopee has launched the Buy Malaysia in-app portal to increase the visibility of Buatan Malaysia products as well as its local businesses.

Shopee, Buy Malaysia, Ministry of Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs, MDTCA, Buatan Malaysia Campaign, Kempen Beli Barangan Malaysia, KBBM, Malaysia, cashback, ecommerce

Starling Bank seeks GBP 35 mln in competition funding

03 Jul 2020 | Payments General

Starling Bank has planned to apply for grants worth up to GBP 35 million from an EU-backed competition fund that has already awarded it GBP 100 million.

Starling Bank, competition funding, grants, EU-backed competition fund, startup bank, BCR, Banking Competition Remedies, SMEs, small business market, alternative remedies fund, Royal Bank of Scotland, UK, United Kingdom, banking market, EU state aid rules

Australia introduces Consumer Data Right for data sharing

03 Jul 2020 | Online & Mobile Banking

The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (ACCC) has launched the mandatory Competition and Consumer (Consumer Data Right) Rules.

Australian Competition & Consumer Commission, ACCC, Competition and Consumer Rules, Consumer Data Right, data sharing, banking, Australia, banking data, credit cards, debit cards

MFS Africa purchases digital PSP Beyonic

02 Jul 2020 | Payments General

Fintech MFS Africa has acquired Beyonic, a digital payments services provider for enterprises in Africa.

MFS Africa, Beyonic, PSP, SMEs, Africa, digital transactions, MFS Africa Hub, Fair Competition Commission, Tanzania, mobile wallets, API

Funding Xchange teams up with Enterprise Nation

29 Jun 2020 | Online & Mobile Banking

Business finance aggregator platform Funding Xchange has partnered with Enterprise Nation to implement innovation in business banking.

Funding Xchange, partnership, Enterprise Nation, BCR, banking, Banking Competition Remedies, UK, Royal Bank of Scotland, technology, Enterprise Nation Finance Portal, digital banks, challenger banks, banks

BCR extends the deadline for The Incentivised Switching Scheme

25 Jun 2020 | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement

Banking Competition Remedies (BCR) has extended the deadline on its EUR 249 million scheme to switch business current accounts away from RBS subsidiary Williams & Glyn. 

BCR, SME, Banking Competition Remedies, RBS, Williams & Glyn, Incentivised Switching Scheme, ISS, banks, Starling Bank, Metro Bank, Santander

Zopa is granted a full UK banking licence

25 Jun 2020 | Online & Mobile Banking

UK-based peer-to-peer (P2P) lender Zopa has launched a new digital bank after being granted a full UK banking licence.

P2P, Zopa, UK, banking, digital bank, bank, digital, Borrowing Power, Financial Services Compensation Scheme, FSCS, credit card

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

TPAY MOBILE acquires Turkey-based payment platform Payguru

10 Jun 2020 | Mobile Payments

Middle East and Africa-based mobile payment enabler TPAY MOBILE has announced the acquisition of 100% of the shares of Turkey-based payment service provider Payguru.

TPAY MOBILE, Middle East, Africa, Payguru, Turkey, Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey, CBRT, Competition Authority, mobile payments, ATM cash payments, merchants, mobile network operators, Turkcell, Vodafone, Türk Telekom, Ziraat Bankası, direct carrier billing, mobile wallet, mobile money

New York, France agreement for fintech startups

09 Jun 2020 | Payments General

New York, France, DFS, ACPR, MoU, fintech, startup, financial services, consumer protection, market competition

Central Bank Kenya to acquire Imperial Bank

27 May 2020 | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement

Central Bank Kenya (CBK) has decided to acquire Imperial Bank, which is now under receivership.

KCB, Kenya, Imperial Bank, Central Bank of Kenya, commercial bank, banks, banking, Kenya Deposit Insurance Corporation, KDIC, The National Treasury and Planning

ACCC launches Consumer Data Right platform

26 May 2020 | Online & Mobile Banking

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has launched the Consumer Data Right Register and Accreditation Application Platform (RAAP).

ACCC, Consumer Data Right, The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission, Consumer Data Right Register and Accreditation Application Platform, RAAP, banks, fintechs, data, CDR, TPP, banking, open banking

Mercado Libre, FIMPE team up for real-time identity validation solution

08 May 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

FIMPE and ecommerce tech company Mercado Libre México have created the interconnection platform between the financing ecosystem of Mercado Crédito and the National Population Registry (RENAPO).

Mercado Libre, FIMPE, partnership, identity validation, ecommerce, payments, identity theft, fraud, fraud protection