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Blockchain specialists SETL open Global Engineering Centre in Ipswich

Posted on: 15 February 2017 | Source: SETL

Financial blockchain specialist, SETL, has opened its Global Engineering Centre in Ipswich, UK, and has taken on 10 new staff.

BTL working on blockchain pilot with leading energy companies

Posted on: 14 February 2017 | Source: BTL Group

BTL Group's blockchain pilot, which uses the company's Interbit platform, explores how the technology can drive down costs associated with energy trading.

EquiChain announce working DLT prototype for capital markets

Posted on: 13 February 2017 | Source: EquiChain

London-based fintech firm Equichain is preparing to implement a full end-to-end ‘execution to custody’ (E2C) pilot of its working DLT prototype in 2017.

OMA Emirates acquires mobile payments company MobiSwipe

Posted on: 13 February 2017 | Source: OMA Payments/MobiSwipe

UAE-based OMA Emirates ventures into mobile payments through its acquisition of MobiSwipe as interest on the subject continues to grow.

Is a talent gap preventing blockchain from going mainstream?

Posted on: 9 February 2017 | Source: Synechron

Only 30% of senior-level decision-makers across the US, UK and Europe believe their companies have the talent required to implement blockchain technology.

US firms taking more interest in UK tech firms following Brexit

Posted on: 8 February 2017 | Source: Joelson

The weaker pound and the Brexit vote are part of the catalyst for US investors taking a keener interest in UK tech firms, according to law firm Joelson.

IPC launches Connexus Chrono time stamping service

Posted on: 7 February 2017 | Source: IPC Systems

IPC's Connexus Chrono will deliver precise, synchronised and traceable time feeds to global financial market participants.

Citi announces the Citi Tech for Integrity (T4I) Challenge

Posted on: 7 February 2017 | Source: Citi

Citi's T4I Challenge aims to encourage tech innovators to create solutions to promote integrity, accountability and transparency in the public sector.

Austria gets its first mobile credit card as cashless payments grow

Posted on: 3 February 2017 | Source: SIX

SIX Payment Services will take PayLife mobile on Android devices with PayLife 0100, Austria's first mobile credit card, as cashless transactions grow.

Swissquote brings virtual reality and trading together for the first time

Posted on: 3 February 2017 | Source: Swissquote

Swissquote looks to the future by becoming the first European bank to release a trading app for use with virtual reality helmets.

Sopra Steria and SAS alliance continues with analytics for new bank entrants

Posted on: 3 February 2017 | Source: Sopra Steria/SAS

In a continuation of the alliance started last year, Sopra Steria becomes a SAS MASP to offer new bank entrants analytic capabilities.

Irish Funds collaboration working to develop regulatory reporting blockchain PoC

Posted on: 2 February 2017 | Source: Irish Funds

A collaborative effort between Irish Funds, Deloitte and a group of industry participants is seeing the development of a regulatory reporting blockchain PoC.

CG Asset Management to use INDATA’s iPM Epic platform

Posted on: 2 February 2017 | Source: INDATA/CG Asset Management

CG will use INDATA's iPM Epic cloud-based platform for OMS & front-office, IBOR, compliance, portfolio accounting and data management.

eXtremeDB Financial Edition gets new v7.1 release to improve speed and compliance

Posted on: 2 February 2017 | Source: McObject

McObject's eXtremeDB Financial Edition gets an upgrade, bringing new feed handlers, SSL data encryption and faster, more efficient database backups.

PelicanSecure to utilise artificial intelligence in fraud prevention

Posted on: 1 February 2017 | Source: Pelican

PelicanSecure Fraud Prevention will use artificial intelligence to tackle fraud, as the need for smarter cybersecurity becomes apparent.

 

 

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