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Altamaha Drives Future of Banking with Citrix

Community bank and trust uses digital workspace solutions to connect employees and customers across channels, deliver superior experience FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#CitrixIsHow–The move toward digital banking has been on for years. But banking is a business of relationships, and to build and maintain them, institutions must still connect in personal ways. The COVID-19 pandemic hasn’t […]

Tyfone Enters Reseller Agreement with Payrailz® to Offer Payment Services to Community Financial Institutions

GLASTONBURY, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Payrailz, a digital payments company offering smarter, more engaging payment experiences to banks and credit unions, announced it has entered a reseller agreement with Tyfone, a leading provider of digital banking solutions. Through this partnership, Tyfone will be a reseller of Payrailz’ products and offer the company’s full digital payment services to the […]

Jumio Announces Record New Account Growth, Fueled by Growth in Financial Services, Healthcare and Channel Partners

Jumio signed more new customers in Q2 than in any quarter in the company’s history as digital transformation initiatives became an economic necessity. PALO ALTO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jumio, the leading provider of AI-powered end-to-end identity verification and authentication solutions, today announced the biggest quarter for customer growth in the company’s history. Jumio says its growth was […]

Asian Bank Selects CSI’s Core Platform to Implement Robust Digital Banking Offerings

PADUCAH, Ky.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Philadelphia-based Asian Bank has selected Computer Services, Inc. (CSI) (OTCQX: CSVI), a provider of end-to-end fintech and regtech solutions, as its new core provider in order to offer robust digital banking solutions to its unique customer base. Asian Bank—a community financial institution formed by entrepreneurs to serve the growth needs of Asian and […]

Facteus Selects BackBay Communications as Agency of Record

Innovative Financial Data and Business Intelligence Company Hires Financial Services Agency BOSTON & PORTLAND, Ore.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#positiveimpact—Facteus (formerly ARM Insight), the leading provider of actionable insights from financial data, has selected BackBay Communications as its agency of record. BackBay is an integrated financial services public relations, content development, and digital marketing agency with dedicated teams focused […]

Alibaba Hong Kong Entrepreneurs Fund Launches JUMPSTARTER 2021 Global Pitch Competition

World’s largest online startup contest supercharges innovative thinking HONG KONG–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Alibaba Hong Kong Entrepreneurs Fund today kicked off JUMPSTARTER 2021 Global Pitch Competition (JUMPSTARTER 2021), its annual signature startup event, with an online focus to ensure safe participation for all contestants during the COVID-19 pandemic. JUMPSTARTER 2021 is on track to become the world’s largest […]

ACI Worldwide and Arvato Financial Solutions Partner to Combat eCommerce Fraud

ACI to offer Arvato Financial Solutions’ best-in-class Manual Order Review service to all merchants globally to optimize fraud management performance Solution is platform-agnostic and integrates seamlessly with ACI’s multi-layered fraud management platform NAPLES, Fla. & LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#ACI—ACI Worldwide (NASDAQ: ACIW), a leading global provider of real-time electronic payment and banking solutions, today announced a strategic […]

Ozow – Paving the Way for Open Banking in Africa

Adding over 100,000 new users a month in South Africa and Namibia alone, Ozow is now taking steps to bring its payments platform to the rest of Africa and the world. JOHANNESBURG, South Africa–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#Africa–“In a constantly changing global economy, traditionally dominated by large banks since 1472, (something which is unlikely to change in the […]

Dunamu: Mobile Trades for Stockplus Doubles in 1st Half of 2020

SEOUL, South Korea–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#Blockchain—Dunamu (CEO Sirgoo Lee) today announced that mobile trades for Stockplus, the company’s social stock trading platform, more than doubled in the 1st half of 2020, increasing by 117.5% compared to the same period last year. The total trading volume for Stockplus surpassed KRW 100 trillion (approx. USD 83.2 billion) in July […]

Gold Payment App CORO Publicly Launches on Historic Day Gold Reaches 228-Year High against the U.S. Dollar

MIAMI–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Miami-based fintech Coro Global Inc. (OTCQB: CGLO) today announced the official public launch of CORO, a gold payment app where users can buy, exchange and transfer gold as money, on the same day that the market price of gold reached an all-time high. Gold soared past $1,921.17 per ounce today, confirming its incredible resilience […]

Mogo Announces the Launch of MogoSpend

The only spending account in Canada that helps consumers save money and the planet through better spending control & automatic carbon offsetting VANCOUVER, British Columbia–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Mogo Inc. (TSX:MOGO) (NASDAQ:MOGO) (“Mogo”), one of Canada’s leading financial technology companies, today announced the full launch of its new digital spending account (“MogoSpend”) that comes with a Mogo Visa* […]

Dorsey Represents Dunstan Thomas Group Limited in Sale to Curtis Banks Group PLC

LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Dorsey & Whitney’s London Corporate team represented the shareholders of Dunstan Thomas Group (DTG), a leading fintech provider delivering technology and market leading business solutions, for wealth managers, platforms and providers, on the sale of DTG to London Stock Exchange listed, Curtis Banks Group PLC (CB). The share purchase agreement was exchanged in the […]

ExtraHop Named Innovative Security Solution for Financial Institutions

Annual List Recognizes Standout Companies in Threat Management, Data Governance and Cloud Security SEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#Award–ExtraHop, the leader in cloud-native network detection and response, today announced that FinTech Global named ExtraHop to its annual CyberTech100 list, which highlights the top solution providers that are shaping the future of information security. More than 1,000 companies were evaluated […]

Chartis Names FIS as Category Leader for Insurance Risk Solutions

Key facts FIS has been rated by Chartis as a category leader among vendors that provide insurance risk solutions for IFRS 17 and LDTI compliance. FIS ranked best-in-class for completeness of offering and market potential. JACKSONVILLE, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Financial technology leader FIS® (NYSE: FIS) has been named a category leader by leading industry research firm Chartis […]

AM Best: Pandemic Deals a Wild Card to U.S. Personal Automobile Insurers (AM BestTV)

OLDWICK, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–In this episode of AMBestTV, David Blades, associate director, and Maxwell Gilberg, associate analyst, both of AM Best, said U.S. automobile insurers experienced improved underwriting results in recent years and have reacted quickly to dramatic swings in driving patterns caused by pandemic-related shutdowns. Click on http://www.ambest.com/v.asp?v=ambpersonalauto720 to view the entire program “In 2018 […]

Mutual of Omaha Offers EAP Customers Financial Wellness Resources Through iGrad™ Enrich

OMAHA, Neb.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–With more than 50 percent of employees saying they worry about their personal finances while at work*, financial stress can be a distraction leading to loss of productivity. Understandably, that’s a concern for employers. Mutual of Omaha is now offering resources for employers who want to help their employees improve their financial wellness. […]

Discover Makes Permanent Changes to Travel Card That Provide More Ways to Earn Rewards

Restaurants and gas stations added as redemption categories for Discover it® Miles cardmembers RIVERWOODS, Ill.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–As COVID-19 reshapes what travel looks like now and in the future, Discover today announced a permanent change to its travel credit card that offers cardmembers more flexibility, value and ways to redeem rewards. Discover it® Miles cardmembers can redeem […]

European Fintech myPOS Introduces Metal Card for SMEs

LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#myPOS–The European company, myPOS, specialised in offering affordable payments technology to SMEs, has launched a new series of premium cards for its customers: the myPOS Visa Platinum Metal Card and myPOS Visa Platinum Silver & Gold Card. The offering includes a range of benefits such as a LoungeKey pass to over 1000 airport business […]

Open Lending Partners with Kasasa to Launch Take-Back™ Feature for Auto Loans

AUSTIN, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#autoloan—Kasasa®, an award-winning financial technology and marketing provider, has partnered with Open Lending (NASDAQ: LPRO), a leading provider of lending enablement and risk analytics solutions to financial institutions, to bring a higher level of assurance and reduced risk to the lending process. Together, Kasasa and Open Lending will provide community financial institutions the […]