Facebook gearing up to launch ‘e-money’ financial services
Social media giant is currently awaiting regulatory approval to launch in Ireland.
Published 14 April 2014
New banknote includes hi-tech security features
US $100 bill has 3D blue ribbon woven into note.
Published 08 October 2013
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Published 02 September 2013
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Published 25 June 2013
Twitter and Facebook influencing stock prices
New research links public sentiment on social media channels with the valuation of individual stocks.
Published 13 February 2013
Guest blog: Technology development in the banking industry
Tristan Rogers, CEO of Concrete Platfrom comments on Barclay's decision to move its IT in-house and onto the Linux operating system.
Published 07 January 2013
Majority of Bank customers interested in mobile payments: survey
The survey polled 700 consumers from China, Japan, Poland, South Korea, Turkey, the UK and the US
Published 07 December 2012
High Street banks embracing social media
Research shows that the quality of customer service among banks has increased as more turn to social media to address customer inquiries.
Published 06 December 2012
Finance CIOs believe mobile banking will be important to customers by 2015
A study reveals the increasing importance that mobile will play in the banking sector.
Published 11 October 2012
UK's monolithic mobile payments JV cleared by European Commission
Vodafone, Everything Everywhere and Telefonica have been given the all clear to launch a JV to standardise mobile payments
Published 05 September 2012
Mastercard and Everything Everywhere enter mobile payments war
The two companies will team up over the next five years to push its own digital wallet and payments service.
Published 29 August 2012
Kids hate banks too
It's not just adults that are bewildered by the appalling service of UK banks – young adults are also left wondering how any of them stay in business.
Published 02 August 2012
UK banks still struggling to get to grips with mobile
Despite a boom in demand for mobile services, 27% of the UK’s financial institutions have no mobile strategy whatsoever.
Published 19 July 2012
Q&A: Barclays revs Pingit banking app
Barclays to extend the functionality of its Pingit money transfer app over the coming months, with an eye to releasing a more 'full blown' version...
Published 28 May 2012
Visa delays digital wallet until late 2012
Visa Europe has announced that its digital wallet service, V.me, will launch in Autumn 2012 in the UK, Spain and France - later than expected.