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Why Orange telecom diversify into banking?

Telecommunications company, Orange is set to open up a bank (Orange Bank) in France, Richard Stephane the company’s CEO has revealed. The Bank, according to Stephane, will allow users to control their payments directly from their mobile phones through the bank’s app. Orange first acquired 65 percent of Groupama Banque …

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The Secret Of Google UX : H.E.A.R.T.

There is a myth that Google is an engineer- and statistics-driven company with no design in their DNA. Is this true? I don’t think so… Simple is difficult. But how did Google succeed? Google like to think of large-scale data analysis as just another UX research method. They’ve developed a …

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How people use their phones for finance activities?

In today’s mobile-first world, smartphones provide a vital link between financial institutions and their customers. To help marketers make the most of this dynamic, Google partnered with Ipsos to survey smartphone users to help better understand the factors that influence financial-app discovery, usage, and loyalty. In this report, Google shares …

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How to start a bitcoin ATM business

There is a growing number of bitcoin ATM installations worldwide. If someone wants to run his own bitcoin ATM or install a bitcoin machine at existing local business, what are the main points to check and decisions to make beforehand? The following CoinATMRadar article tries to answer these questions. Regulation With all developments in …

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WhatsApp will begin to money transfer! Is winter coming?

WhatsApp may soon allow Indian users to make payments, money transfer through app. Payment through apps is seemingly the future, something Paytm in India is talking about for a while, and now it looks like WhatsApp too wants to be a part of this future. The company is reportedly working …

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The Future of Digital Banking: Asia-Pacific Event Completed

“The Future of Digital Banking: Asia-Pacific” was hosted by Marketforce on March 21 and 22, 2017 in Singapore. The conference managed to bring together an interesting set of C-suite, senior bankers, industry experts, tech companies and the startup community. Bankers that presented during the conference not only included Singapore banks …

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Hackers Using Fake Cellphone Towers to Spread Android Banking Trojan

Chinese Hackers have taken Smishing attack to the next level, using rogue cell phone towers to distribute Android banking malware via spoofed SMS messages. SMiShing — phishing attacks sent via SMS — is a type of attack wherein fraudsters use number spoofing attack to send convincing bogus messages to trick …

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Accenture – Banking Technology Vision 2017

Trend 1 : AI is the New UI Readying for banking’s shift from mobile-first to AI-first Artificial intelligence (AI) in banking is not new. Banks are already using AI in heavily-manual processes for accuracy, efficiency, speed and cost benefits. What is new, however, is the move of AI beyond process …

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Year 2025! Think your mobile banking app…

Before read this article think a few seconds, when was the last time you went to bed without your smartphone or tablet within easy reach?  Everyday life for more people than ever before, as smartphone penetration has become more prevalent. In fact, by the end of 2020, the number of smartphone …

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What is a robo-advisor? What are the pros?

A robo-advisor is an online, automated portfolio management service. These companies use computer algorithms to manage client investments with minimal human intervention. The software utilizes its algorithms to automatically allocate, manage and optimize clients’ assets. If you aren’t tied to the prospect of a face-to-face meeting with your professional financial advisor, …

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Yapι Kredi Announces Eyeprint ID to its Mobile Banking App, a First in Europe

Yapı Kredi, the first national private bank of Turkey co-owned by Koç Holding to use Eyeprint ID for mobile login, and the first bank across the globe to offer Eyeprint ID for mobile banking login and cardless cash withdrawals. Yakup Dogan, Assistant General Manager, Yapı Kredi states: “With our latest …

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QNB Finansbank launch digital signatures in branches

Turkey-based QNB Finansbank, a subsidiary of QNB Group and one of the top five privately owned banks in the country, has enabled its customers to use digital signatures for account opening and loans in the bank’s branches. Customers can sign digitally in the branches on the “smart screen” – a …

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Consumers and Mobile Financial Services Reports – 2016

Mobile phones have increasingly become tools that consumers use for banking, payments, budgeting, and shopping. Given the rapid pace of change in the area of mobile finance, the Federal Reserve Board began conducting annual surveys of consumers’ use of mobile financial services in 2011. The series examines trends in the …

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IT may not be necessary to have a bank account to make payments with PayPal.

PayPal and TIO Networks announced today that PayPal would be acquiring TIO for $233 million. With this acquisition, PayPal accesses TIO’s 14 million customer accounts, and a network of agents, including Global Express, ACE Cash Express, and Moneygram. TIO is a bill-payment processing service for those who don’t necessarily use bank accounts …

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A New Technology : WebVR for the financial service industry

The launch of the Global WebVR Hackathon run by Virtuleap, the online platform that is working to take the concept of the hackathon and scale it out for a mass targeted impact on the VR industry. Technology partners like Mozilla, Google, and Microsoft have joined the collective effort to support …

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