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Top fintech stories this week – 4 November 2016

Catch up on Banking Technology’s top five fintech stories of the week – all in one place! Weatherbys Bank live with new core banking system EXCLUSIVE. Oracle FSS’s Flexcube flexes its muscles. Mobile payments and European millennials Vocalink reveals millennials’ habits and perceptions. Japan rises to blockchain challenge with new consortium Launches with 42 member […]

Cognizant works with KeyBank on Oracle Banking Platform project

Cognizant has assisted KeyBank in implementing Oracle Banking Platform (OBP) from Oracle FSS as part of the bank’s tech revamp. Cognizant says it redesigned KeyBank’s core systems, applications, business processes and customer interfaces to “simplify transactions”. Vipin Gupta, EVP and CIO of Key Community Bank (KeyCorp’s division that includes retail, business and commercial middle market […]

Bakhtar Bank opts for Oracle Flexcube core banking system

Bakhtar Bank, a wholly owned subsidiary of Azizi Bank in Afghanistan, has selected JMR Infotech to implement Oracle FSS’s Flexcube core banking system. Banking Technology understands that Flexcube will replace Malaysia-based Infopro’s ICBA, which had been in use since 2009. Azizi Bank also selected Flexcube as its core system. The deal was signed in 2014. Amer Khalil […]

Discovery in core banking system selection mode for new bank

One of South Africa’s largest health insurers, Discovery, is a step closer to selecting a core banking system for its new bank, Banking Technology understands. Discovery went public on its plans to launch a brand new full-service retail bank in South Africa last year. As part of this ambition, it acquired the majority stake in […]

Suncorp’s core banking software revamp with Oracle FSS nearly completed

Suncorp’s multi-year venture to modernise its core banking system, known as Project Ignite, is in its final stages. The new platform is now live for customer, collateral, collections and loan origination processes. Deposits and transaction banking are still to go – Suncorp expects these to be migrated before the year-end. Project Ignite was initiated in […]

IT overhaul at Somalia’s central bank with Sofgen, Temenos and Oracle FSS

Central Bank of Somalia is embarking on a major tech overhaul, with sponsorship from the World Bank. The bank will implement a new core banking system, Temenos’ T24, and a new ERP system from Oracle FSS. Swiss IT consultancy firm Sofgen has been recruited to deliver the project. The first phase is estimated to cost […]

Finca Bank Georgia in digital banking system revamp

Finca Bank Georgia, an affiliate of Finca International, a global microfinance organisation, is looking to modernise its online and mobile banking systems. The bank has recently issued a tender to find a new provider and software. Banking Technology understands that the selection is in its final stages at present, with contract negotiations underway. Once the […]

KeyCorp and First Niagara merger – software revamp on the cards?

As US-based KeyCorp prepares to take over its rival First Niagara to create the country’s 13th largest bank, Banking Technology muses what this might mean for the fintech market. A major system selection perhaps, as both banks are currently using dated systems? KeyCorp and its banking subsidiary, KeyBank, hope to finish acquiring First Niagara by […]