Alior Bank

Alior Bank to launch fintech accelerator

Alior Bank has unveiled its acceleration programme for technology start-ups using the OpenAPI environment based on IBM technology, implemented by business solutions developer Tuatara.

Branches to go in Alior Bank’s 2020 digital dream, but tech to get $100m investment

Poland’s Alior Bank has unveiled its growth ambitions and number of branch closures over the next three years with its “Digital disruptor” strategy. In its 65-page report, the bank does the usual trick of praising itself and its disruptive qualities, calling itself the “largest ever start-up” in Central and Eastern Europe in the financial services […]

Alior Bank extends partnership with Misys

Misys has announced Poland-based Alior Bank has signed for FusionCapital “to fuel continued rapid growth” (everyone, get your marketing jargon bingo cards ready!). What the announcement fails to mention is that Alior has already been using one of Misys’ treasury and capital markets (TCM) solutions, Opics, for nearly a decade. Opics is now known as […]

Getin goes for biometric signature verification in virtual branch roll-out

Poland’s Getin Bank has implemented biometric signature verification in a roll-out of unstaffed remote branches using Virtual Teller Machines under its Getin Point brand. The technology allows customers to carry out banking tasks that require a signature without having to go to a traditional branch.