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Bank of England begins probe on RTGS technical glitch The Bank of England (BoE) governor Mark Carney is investigating the failure of Real Time Gross Settlement (RTGS), an automated system that banks use to transfer money to accounts. Banking Services > Payments > News
First International Bank of Israel offers online personalized guidance to investment and banking account cusotmers By BBR Staff Writer
Personetics, a provider of online Personalized Guidance solutions to the global consumer banking industry, announced today that one of its customers, the First International Bank of Israel (FIBI), is the first bank to deploy a holistic, personalized guidance solution covering both Investments and banking relationships.
News India’s Yes Bank eyes entry into credit card business By BBR Staff Writer
India-based Yes Bank is planning to foray into credit card business, with an aim to push its retail banking business.
News Bank of England begins probe on RTGS technical glitch By BBR Staff Writer
The Bank of England (BoE) governor Mark Carney is investigating the failure of Real Time Gross Settlement (RTGS), an automated system that banks use to transfer money to accounts.
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LendingQB integrates QuestSoft’s Compliance EAGLE into LOS platform By BBR Staff Writer
LendingQB, an established provider of loan origination software (LOS) has incorporated Compliance EAGLE®, QuestSoft’s automated compliance solution, into its LOS platform to further enhance compliance automation and provide end-to-end regulatory and investor assessments throughout all stages of the loan origination process.
News Hyosung unveils exterior video banking solution By BBR Staff Writer
Building on its industry leading technologies, Hyosung, the fastest growing supplier of ATMs in North America, today expands its position as the market leader in Branch Transformation solutions, announcing the launch of its video banking drive-through solution, the MX7800i.
News First Data transaction technology supports Apple Pay By BBR Staff Writer
When Apple Pay launches today, financial institutions participating in Apple Pay can use First Data, the global leader in payment technology and services solutions, to create secure tokens and provision credit cards on the Apple Pay service.
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First International Bank of Israel offers online personalized guidance to investment and banking account cusotmers
By BBR Staff Writer
Personetics, a provider of online Personalized Guidance solutions to the global consumer banking industry, announced today that one of its customers, the First International Bank of Israel (FIBI), is the first bank to deploy a holistic, personalized guidance solution covering both Investments and banking relationships.
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India’s Yes Bank eyes entry into credit card business
By BBR Staff Writer
India-based Yes Bank is planning to foray into credit card business, with an aim to push its retail banking business.
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Wealth & Assets Management

Goldman Sachs not to join UK Banking Standards Review Council
By BBR Staff Writer
American investment banking firm Goldman Sachs has refused to join the Banking Standards Review Council (BSRC), a new organisation that aims to promote high standards across banks in the UK, people close to the matter told The Walls Street Journal.
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JMP Group signs distribution agreement with RCS Capital
By BBR Staff Writer
JMP Group, an investment banking and alternative asset management firm, announced today that JMP Securities has entered into an agreement with RCS Capital.
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Intermediaries

Prudential Elite, REALTORS join Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices real estate brokerage network
By BBR Staff Writer
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices, the real estate brokerage network operated by HSF Affiliates LLC, today announced that Prudential Elite, RELATORS® has joined the network and is now operating as Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Sarver Realty.
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Regional disparities create opportunities in foreign exchange markets: Barclays
By BBR Staff Writer
Disparities in economic conditions and monetary policies have grown between the US and euro area, creating significant opportunities in foreign exchange markets as well as the relative performance of bonds and equities, according to Barclays’ latest flagship quarterly research publication Global Outlook: Regional disparities present strategic opportunities.
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Technology

Atos and NGDATA launch omni channel solution
By BBR Staff Writer
Atos, an international information technology services company, and NGDATA™, the customer experience management solutions company, today launched a Big Data omni channel solution for banks worldwide.
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Polaris unveils new digital banking solution in India
By BBR Staff Writer
Polaris Financial Technology’s consumer banking division has launched a new banking solution, Intellect Digital Branch (IDB), which allows Indian banks to simplify their processes quickly and at a lower cost.
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Policies & Regulatory Compliance

Alibaba gets clearance to open private bank in China
By BBR Staff Writer
The China Banking Regulatory Commission (CBRC) has given clearance to e-commerce giant Alibaba to set up a new private bank in the country.
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Federal Bank questions banks' moves to cut hedge-fund taxes
By BBR Staff Writer
Large banks generate more than $1 billion a year in revenue by helping hedge funds and other clients reduce taxes through a complicated trading strategy that has drawn criticism from U.S. authorities.
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Risk Management

Wells Fargo launches accelerator programme to support fintech start-ups
By BBR Staff Writer
American banking and financial services company Well Fargo has launched a new Startup Accelerator programme to support firms that develop financial technology (fintech) products.
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Faisal Islamic Bank of Egypt selects SunGard risk management solutions
By BBR Staff Writer
Faisal Islamic Bank of Egypt, the first Islamic Bank in Egypt, has selected SunGard’s suite of enterprise risk management solutions to help build a new operational framework for improved risk exposure, reporting and Basel compliance.
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