ABI Research claims that the latest security trends driving the global biometrics industry will result in a market worth more than $30 billion by 2021, which would be an increase of around 118 per cent from 2015. [see_also] The market demand for biometric sensors in consumer electronics, particularly smartphones, is a result of increasing consumer’s security...
‘APIs’ are Application Programming Interfaces. In brief, APIs allow two different pieces of software to interact with one another, and although the concept is far from new – launched by Salesforce in 2000 – they have hit their stride in the financial sector and are quickly emerging as one of the key enablers of competition and innovation in banking.
Banking company Halifax has released its findings on the different demographics and their use of devices to check and manage their finances.
According to Egress Software Technologies, there has been a huge rise in reported data breach investigations in the banking industry.
Closer collaboration between Silicon Roundabout’s technology startups and the banking sector is set to occur, according to a new report by Accenture.
Barclays has become the first bank in the UK to offer a new, secure face-to-face video banking service allowing customers to bank wherever they are.
Around 1800 rent payments wroth £385,000 to Barnet Homes, a housing association owned by the Borough Council, have failed after a banking error.
Cloud computing is one of the most disruptive forces in business in 20 years, according to a study by professional services firm KPMG.
Around one in eight UK citizens will switch to an account with a digital-only bank this year, according to new research.
The UK government has launched a call for evidence of the potential benefits greater data sharing and open dating could bring to the banking industry.
High St stalwart will start testing Bitcoin as it looks into the potential of the cryptocurrency for online banking, charity support and other use cases, it seems.
Cast your mind back two years, and if you’re with RBS, you may remember that some customers were hit by technical glitches that meant they were unable to withdraw money, among other things.
Metro Bank is continuing to develop a “paperless culture,” as it embraces cloud technology and tablet devices.
Howard Allen, CFO & Development Director at Payfriendz has his reasons to think so: but do you agree?
Banks have been sailing on rough regulatory seas recently, with regulators and politicians on their case, says Madhur Jain, global head of resales, SunTec. A big part of the issue: all that legacy ICT...
Why has this challenger bank done so well, asks Hans Tesselaar, executive director, Banking Industry Architecture Network (BIAN)?
Both the Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) and NatWest were hit by mobile application failures lasting for two days over the weekend.