SIA, INFORM Team Up To Advance Digital Payments Authentication


European tech firm SIA is forming a technological partnership with German software innovator INFORM to launch a digital service to speed up the authentication process for online payments across Europe. The initiative will be powered by INFORM’s RiskShield, an advanced risk evaluation solution.

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SIA, INFORM Team Up To Advance Digital Payments Authentication


European tech firm SIA is forming a technological partnership with German software innovator INFORM to launch a digital service to speed up the authentication process for online payments across Europe. The initiative will be powered by INFORM’s RiskShield, an advanced risk evaluation solution.

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Informed trading in government bond markets


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Spreedly Adds Banking Exec As Chief Information Security Officer


Spreedly , which works in accelerating global commerce via a secure, flexible platform for any payment type, has announced Christopher Hudel as chief information security officer (CISO), according to a press release.

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NexaCollect Rolls Out Android App For Debt Collection Information


The rollout of the app lets the accounts receivable (AR) portal company provide the newest information, updates and pertinent notifications to the smartphones of clients, according to the announcement.

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Apple’s P2P Service Lacks a Key Component: ‘Informal’ Engagement

Bank Innovation

Among the many innovative products announced during Apple’s WWDC 2017 yesterday (like this iMac Pro, or these cool smart speakers), the tech giant’s new P2P payments service got the FI spotlight. Quickly dubbed “the Venmo competitor,” the new service will allow iOS 11 users transfer money via iMessage starting this fall. The product comes with […]. Exclusive Features Mobile Operations Payments Technology Apple Facebook Google money transfer P2P Venmo Zelle

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Information Gatekeepers

Independent Banker

But the increasing monetization of data could put more people in the mindsets of controlling access to their personal information—or at least their most valuable and current personal data. One futuristic business concept mirroring traditional banking is forming around the warehousing and controlled sharing of personal information. The company offers what it calls “secured sharing,” where its customers can control the release of their information. By Tim Cook.

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Using Ethical AI To Turn Citizens’ Information Into Insight


The review, the opinions, thumbs up and down, and information passed in 240-character bytes are too far-flung, and constant, to monitor effectively. In the service of business, of society at large, artificial intelligence (AI) can be effective. It can be fast. Can it also be ethical? The wisdom of crowds, gleaned from social media, can paint a gestalt picture of how a government agency’s, bank’s or retailer’s efforts are being received on the ground, so to speak.

Denny’s Announces New Chief Information Officer


has named Michael Furlow its new chief information officer and senior vice president of information technology. Food Business News reports that prior to joining Denny’s, Furlow was chief information officer for Red Robin Gourmet Burgers from October 2015 to April 2017. He previously spent four years as senior vice president of information technology at CEC Entertainment and was at Brinker International as senior vice president of information systems for six years.

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The Most Informative Blog of the Year

New York's State of Mind

So much for a quiet end to the year. With Congress still rushing to get a COVID relief bill done, NCUA rushing to get some important regulations done, the Russians looking to get some important hacking done and the CDC trying to execute the vaccine roll-out, the past few days have been among the most […]. Compliance COVID-19 Federal Legislation New York State Regulatory technology Brad Smith CDC EEOC John le Carre Kyle Hauptman NCUA Todd Harper vaccine

China, Australia Regulators Agree to Share Fintech Information

Bank Innovation

The Australian Securities and Investment Commission (ASIC) and the China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC) have agreed to share fintech information with the other party. Chinese and Australian regulators are partnering up on fintech. The deal will give each country more insight into emerging fintech trends taking place in the other region, according to the regulators. […]. Exclusive Online Financial Regulation international fintech Regtech

Work from home brings sensitive information home

Payments Source

Decentralized staff makes strong internal controls even more important, says Nvoicepay's Josh Cyphers and Derek Halpern. Fraud detection Digital payments ACH Coronavirus Checking

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Securing Digital Identities In The Information Age


Phone numbers, email addresses, usernames and other online signifiers have become essential to verification as the world becomes more connected. In B2B news, Visa is launching an end-to-end payments network called Visa B2B Connect , which is built on elements of distributed ledger technology and the open-source Hyperledger Fabric framework. And, in retail, firms from automakers to merchants are tapping into connected commerce technology. All this, Today In Data.

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Keep your account information secure


Our members' privacy and security is extremely important to us and we want to be sure all our members keep their accounts safe from scammers, who may impersonate Current on social media or any other platform. Here are a few ways to spot a fraudulent account: 1.

FDIC Releases Formal and Informal Enforcement Actions Manual


The FDIC released a manual on Formal and Informal Enforcement Actions. The FDIC released its manual on Formal and Informal Enforcement Actions. For the first time, the FDIC released its manual on Formal and Informal Enforcement Actions to provide greater transparency to those processes. The differences between formal and informal enforcement actions. Informal actions are not legally enforceable and are not publicly disclosed or published. Key Takeaways.

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Merchants Bank Hires New Chief Information Officer


Stephen Swenson has joined Merchants Bank as Senior Vice President/Chief Information Officer (CIO), according to Greg Evans, President & Chief Executive Officer. Swenson will replace current CIO, Rodney Nelsestuen, who will be retiring in May. The expertise Stephen brings to Merchants as a technology thought leader will be a benefit to all of our stakeholders. […]. Current News leadership Security technology

Shattering Merchants’ Information Silos In The Fight Against Fraud


Easier said than done in an age where merchants and firms of all stripes and sizes are inundated with information that flows lightning quick, offering clues and confirmation of good actors and bad. Those categories can span from chargeback data to internal customer loyalty program information, and can be limited in a granular way to certain card accounts or certain locations. The true value of this information is then diluted.

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5 Things a Data Scientist Can Do to Stay Current

DataRobot together with Snowflake – a leading cloud data platform provider — is helping data scientists stay current with the latest technology and data science best practices so that they can excel in an increasingly AI-driven workplace. Five Things a Data Scientist Can Do to Stay Current offers data scientists guidance for thriving in AI-driven enterprises.

Glitch At National Bank of Canada Exposes Personal Information


21) that a glitch on its website may have exposed the personal information of more than 400 of its customers. The report noted that addresses, social insurance numbers and banking information were not among the customer information disclosed due to the glitch. In that data breach, the fraudsters may have stolen numerous important and identifying information on consumers, including birth dates and Social Security numbers.

Chief Strategy Officer discusses present and future of KIOSK Information Systems

Mobile Payments Today

Hans Peter Nudling, the recently appointed Chief Strategy Officer for the Posiflex Group, discusses the strategic direction of Posiflex since acquiring KIOSK Information Systems and Portwell Computing

Equifax Gives Congress More Breach Data Information


Equifax , the embattled credit scoring company that was the subject of a massive data breach last fall, provided several congressional committees in the Senate and House with more information on the data compromised in the breach. Equifax said in the statement that the additional information provided to Congress includes how many U.S.

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Payroll Fintech Gusto Hires Square’s Information Security Head as It Inches Towards an IPO

Bank Innovation

Online payroll company Gusto is scaling its security team, starting with the appointment of Square's former head of information security, Frederick Lee, as its chief security officer. The move comes as Gusto lays the foundation for a potential initial public offering (IPO). With hiring Lee, we are taking another step towards a likely IPO three […]. Exclusive Open Banking Payments Premium Sales & Marketing Security & Risk data security Gusto Square

How ZoomInfo Solves Recruiting Pain Points

For recruiters to build their pipeline and search for the next candidate, they need to ensure they have access to the most accurate data on the market. More specifically, having access to updated information lets you engage faster with ideal candidates searching the job market. To begin getting these candidates in the right positions, it includes utilizing updated contact data and enhancing your outreach strategy for improved effectiveness.

Facebook Has Been Trying To Obtain Financial Information For Years


Facebook may be under fire for how it handles the data on its more than two billion monthly active users, but the social media company has been trying to get its hands on financial information from the financial services firms for years, reported The Wall Street Journal. Several financial firms that were concerned about privacy reached agreements with the company to limit how it can use information that comes through its servers.

Keeping Payments Innovation Grounded In Information Security


In order to keep payments innovation moving quickly and safely, Mark Turnage, CEO of OWL Cybersecurity , said it’s important to ensure information security remains at the forefront of the new products and services being introduced into the market. We continually see innovative products released in the payment space; however, relatively few of them are sound enough from an information security perspective. MT: From an information security angle, the space is growing faster than ever.

The Challenges and Priorities for Finance Teams in 2021

ATM Marketplace

But what information do you need to set your company on the right track in 2021? These days, it seems everyone has an opinion on what we can expect in the ATM and banking industry in the coming year. BillingPlatform shares its annual survey findings

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Digitizing the flow of goods, information and money with blockchain

Insights on Business

At Think 2019 in San Francisco, attendees will hear firsthand some of the ways that clients are using blockchain to digitize the flow of goods, information, and money across the world. Digitizing the Flow of Goods, Information and Money with Blockchain. The vision of these networks is to fully connect the flow of goods to information to money to form efficient networks to automate business processes in global trade.

Best Practices for a Marketing Database Cleanse

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FinCEN Director: Bankers, Lawyers Provide Valuable Information To Deter Crime


10 that the information they report provides important data for agents, analysts and investigative personnel, according to his prepared remarks. We use the information that you provide to protect our national security, our financial system, our communities, and our families. Your reporting contributes critical information that is routinely analyzed, resulting in the identification of suspected criminal and terrorist activity, and the initiation of investigations.”.

Alexa Collects Huge Amounts of Data. Does That Include Financial Information?

Bank Innovation

Alexa is listening. Capital One was famously the first major bank to integrate with Alexa, Amazon's virtual assistant that lives in Echo smart speakers as well as a growing array of other devices. Voice banking -- operating your bank account by voice -- is a hot topic in the industry today, but many questions remain. One problem is […]. Artificial Intelligence Commerce Exclusive Payments Premium Alexa Amazon Apple Capital One Facebook Google IOT voice banking

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Citi cleared to seek information in $900 million-error suit

American Banker

Citigroup can seek information on the relationship between investment managers and Revlon Inc. creditors who have refused to return millions of dollars the company says it mistakenly sent them, a judge ruled. Risk management Lawsuits Citigroup Commercial banking

Firecracker Research Informs Payments Decision Makers


Drill down a bit into subsets that explore the actual transactions, and you’ll find some intriguing information. Today, of course, is the Fourth of July. And amid the banners, flags, hot dogs and fireworks … if you live in the U.S., you’ve probably got a little free time. The AC’s blowing, perhaps the beach read beckons. Rather than take a nap, here’s a thought. Today is also called Independence Day.

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