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Ingenico to acquire Swedish payments firm Bambora for Euro1.5bn French payments firm Ingenico Group has agreed to acquire rival Sweden-based Bambora from Nordic Capital for €1.5bn. Banking Services > Payments > News
OCBC Bank to pilot artificial intelligence to counter money laundering Singapore-based OCBC Bank has started a pilot project to test artificial intelligence-based (AI) tools to counter money laundering.
News Ingenico to acquire Swedish payments firm Bambora for Euro1.5bn By BBR Staff Writer
French payments firm Ingenico Group has agreed to acquire rival Sweden-based Bambora from Nordic Capital for €1.5bn.
Banking Services > Payments > News London Stock Exchange partners with IBM to develop securities data blockchain solution for SMEs Borsa Italiana, a subsidiary of London Stock Exchange Group has entered into a collaboration with IBM for the development of securities data blockchain solution for European small and medium enterprises (SMEs).
Intermediaries > ECN & Exchanges > News
German fintech company FinLeap raises €39m to fund expansion German fintech incubator FinLeap has raised €39m in a new round of funding to expand its operations.
Banking Services > Retail Banking > News Mastercard agrees to acquire Brighterion Mastercard has agreed to acquire Brighterion, a software company specializing in artificial intelligence.
Banking Services > Cards > News TSYS extends commercial payments deal with Degussa Bank TSYS has renewed its commercial payments agreement with Degussa Bank in Germany.
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Ingenico to acquire Swedish payments firm Bambora for Euro1.5bn
By BBR Staff Writer
French payments firm Ingenico Group has agreed to acquire rival Sweden-based Bambora from Nordic Capital for €1.5bn.
Banking Services > Payments > News
German fintech company FinLeap raises €39m to fund expansion
German fintech incubator FinLeap has raised €39m in a new round of funding to expand its operations.
Banking Services > Retail Banking > News

Wealth & Assets Management

Falcon to enter blockchain asset management market with Bitcoin
Swiss private bank Falcon Group will provide blockchain asset management solutions for its clients through a new partnership with Bitcoin Suisse.
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Allianz divests stake in Oldenburgische Landesbank
Allianz Deutschland has divested its entire stake in Oldenburgische Landesbank (OLB), amounting to about 90.2% of the bank.
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Intermediaries

London Stock Exchange partners with IBM to develop securities data blockchain solution for SMEs
Borsa Italiana, a subsidiary of London Stock Exchange Group has entered into a collaboration with IBM for the development of securities data blockchain solution for European small and medium enterprises (SMEs).
Intermediaries > ECN & Exchanges > News
Deutsche Börse’s T7 trading technology goes live on Xetra
Deutsche Börse’s T7 trading technology went live for Xetra trading on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange, thereby putting both Xetra and Eurex derivatives trading on the same system.
Intermediaries > ECN & Exchanges > News

Technology

Oman Arab Bank to deploy Finastra's FusionBanking Essence
Oman Arab Bank (OAB) has announced its decision to deploy FusionBanking Essence from Finastra in all its 65 branches and representative offices across the Sultanate.
Technology > Banking Technology > News
UK's Metro Bank selects NICE’s Workforce Management solution
Metro Bank has selected NICE’s Workforce Management (WFM) solution to support its UK operations.
Technology > Banking Technology > News

Policies & Regulatory Compliance

RBS agrees to pay $5.5bn to settle US mortgage probe
Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) has agreed to pay $5.5bn to settle probes related to the firm’s sale of mortgage-backed securities in the US.
Banking Services > Retail Banking > News
Redwood submits banking licence application to UK authorities
Acorn Financial Partners, a new venture founded and led by Jonathan Rowland, announced that it has submitted a banking licence application to the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and the Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA).
Banking Services > Retail Banking > News

Risk Management

Accenture opens innovation center for finance & risk in New York
Accenture has inaugurated a North American innovation hub in New York for the finance and risk sector to help financial institutions to quickly develop and scale advanced data, analytics and reporting initiatives.
Risk Management > News
Societe Generale strengthens collateral management relationship with Lombard Risk
Lombard Risk Management and Societe Generale have extended their global strategic partnership for the Collateral Management Solution COLLINE.
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