Articles with tag: pilot

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Walmart, HomeValet to partner for fresh grocery deliveries

News | Ecommerce | 13 Jan 2021

Walmart has revealed that it will partner with smart-box company HomeValet to facilitate deliveries of perishable groceries.

Walmart, pilot, smart boxes, grocery delivery, online ordering, partnership, ecommerce

Fed creates pilot program for FedNow instant payments

News | Payments General | 22 Oct 2020

The Federal Reserve has announced the creation of the FedNow Pilot Program to support development, testing and adoption of the FedNow Service. 

Federal Reserve, instant payments, FedNow Pilot Program, US

SWIFT runs gpi pilot with UK Faster Payments

News | Payments General | 13 Oct 2020

SWIFT, global financial institutions, and UK Faster Payments have run a cross-border payments pilot based on SWIFT’s gpi instant payments service.

SWIFT, gpi pilot, UK Faster Payments, cross-border payments, payments, banking, clearance, settlement, banks

DBS, Standard Chartered join group of banks to develop trade finance registry pilot

News | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement | 06 Oct 2020

DBS and Standard Chartered have jointly led a workgroup of 12 other banks to create and conduct a digital Trade Finance Registry (TFR) POC.

DBS, Standard Chartered, banks, trade finance registry, pilot, blockchain, distributed ledger technology, ABN AMRO, ANZ, CIMB, Deutsche Bank, ICICI, Lloyds, Maybank, Natixis, OCBC, Rabobank, SMBC, UOB

The European Commission releases legislative package for crypto assets

News | Cryptocurrencies | 28 Sep 2020

In September 2020, the European Commission has published a legislative package for crypto assets in the EU. 

European Commission, legislative, crypto assets, cryptoassets, Digital Finance Strategy, Regulation on Markets in Crypto Assets, Pilot Regime for Market Infrastructures, DLT, regulations, best practices, national frameworks, CASPs, Crypto Asset Service Providers, Single Market, EU legislation, standardisation, crypto regulations

Bank of Korea to pick consulting partner for CBDC

News | Cryptocurrencies | 31 Aug 2020

The Bank of Korea (BOK) has been accelerating its drive for the timely establishment of a central bank digital currency (CBDC) pilot system.

CBDC, architecture, central banks, central bank digital currency, Bank of Korea, cryptocurrency, pilot, trial

Reliance, Facebook test grocery shopping via JioMart on WhatsApp

News | Ecommerce | 27 Apr 2020

Indian-based ecommerce venture JioMart has initiated tests for an ‘ordering system’ on WhatsApp to be used for grocery shopping.

Reliance, Facebook, JioMart, WhatsApp, ecommerce, pilot programme, India

Nets pilots facial recognition payments method in Denmark

News | Online Payments | 09 Dec 2019

Digital payment services provider across Europe Nets has launched a pilot programme, which tests facial recognition as a payment method.

Nets, trial, face payments, Copenhagen, Denmark, digital payments, PSP, Europe, ID card, pilot, facial recognition, merchants

Nike ends a 2-year pilot program with Amazon's ecommerce platform

News | Ecommerce | 14 Nov 2019

Athletic retail company Nike has announced it will stop selling its products on Amazon, ending a two-year pilot program.

Nike, pilot program, Amazon, ecommerce, retail, sellers, third party

SMBC completes blockchain trade finance test

News | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement | 22 Oct 2019

Japan-based Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation {SMBC) is set to begin utilising R3’s Marco Polo trade finance blockchain on a commercial basis by the end of 2019.

Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation, SMBC, Japan, trade finance pilot, Asia, APAC, Mitsui & Co, Bangkok Bank, R3, Marco Polo, trade finance network, blockchain

HSBC Malaysia uses blockchain to upgrade the letter of credit

News | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement | 16 Oct 2019

HSBC Bank has announced the first live pilot blockchain letter of credit transaction in Malaysia.

HSBC Malaysia, Malaysia, blockchain, letter of credit, trade finance, Asia, APAC, pilot blockchain letter of credit

NatWest launches voice tech for banking pilot

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 12 Aug 2019

UK-based commercial bank NatWest has launched a pilot to test banking voice technology using Google Assistant.

NatWest, product launch, banking, banking voice technology, Google Assistant, banking pilot, voice tech, Google smart speakers, online banking

Philippines to register biometric enrollment of 105 mln people

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 10 Jul 2019

The Philippines has planned to register 105 million people in its biometric National ID system, currently acquiring the technology to run the system.

Philippines, biometrics, enrollment, pilot, facial recognition, thumbprint, iris, facial biometrics, PhilSys, central bank, government

Wirecard, CreditPilot sign digital payment processing agreement

News | Payments General | 04 Jul 2019

Wirecard and CreditPilot have signed an agreement through which CreditPilot will incorporate Wirecard`s digital payment processing technology into its A2A platform.

Wirecard, CreditPilot, payment processing

Crédit Agricole to test biometric payment cards

News | Cards | 03 Jul 2019

Crédit Agricole and G+D Mobile Security have teamed up for a six-month pilot project in order to test biometric payment cards.

Crédit Agricole, G+D Mobile Security, pilot project to test biometric payment cards, reports Jane Connolly.

Traydstream, Nokia, and three Finnish banks, embark on pilot ecosystem

News | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement | 12 Jun 2019

Trade rules and compliance-checking platform Traydstream has launched a pilot partnership with Nokia along with OP Group, SEB, and Standard Chartered.

Traydstream, Nokia, OP Group, SEB, Standard Chartered, Finland, bank pilot, ecosystem, Europe, trade finance, document checking process

Chinese Bank of Jiangsu in export trade finance blockchain pilot

News | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement | 25 Mar 2019

China’s State Administration of Foreign Exchange has announced running a blockchain pilot to address cross-border trade finance challenges for SMEs.

Chinese Bank of Jiangsu, Chinas State Administration of Foreign Exchange, blockchain pilot, blockchain, cross-border trade finance, trade finance, SMEs, China, Asia, APAC, Trade Finance Blockchain Platform

Japans Daiwa Securities Group completes DLT pilot for trade operations

News | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement | 21 Feb 2019

Japan-based investment bank Daiwa Securities Group has completed a blockchain-based PoC to implement it in the trade matching of post-trade processing.

Daiwa Securities Group, securities brokerage, investment bank, DLT pilot, blockchain pilot, Japan, trade finance, trade matching, post-trade processing, proof of concept,

Elemica, crossinx deliver blockchain pilot for B2B payments processes

News | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement | 16 Jan 2019

US-based digital supply network Elemica and crossinx have completed a blockchain pilot to improve on B2B processes and support digital transformation.

Elemica, crossinx, blockchain pilot, B2B payments, digital transformation, purchase orders, delivery tenders and proof-of-delivery posts, e-invoices, accounts payable automation, automated PO confirmations, auto-invoice creation

SWIFT India adopts trade finance anti-fraud blockchain

News | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement | 22 Nov 2018

SWIFT India has announced a partnership and pilot blockchain with MonetaGo for trade finance.

SWIFT India, partnership, MonetaGo, India, trade finance, blockchain, distributed ledger technology, pilot blockchain, anti-fraud measure, B2B payments