Financial Services News

Financial Services News

  • FST Media
  • 28 September 2022
YouTube As our Future of Security Opening Keynote speaker, Darren Argyle helped us navigate a world full of cyber hazards. Spanning from Y2K to future lessons for the industry, Darren showed us how to build a coalition of the wiling,...
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  • Yasmine Masi
  • 28 September 2022
upcover has announced the launch of its new insurance payments offering, providing flexible pay-per-month options for SMEs and sole traders.
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  • Yasmine Masi
  • 28 September 2022
MYOB has announced its acquisition of workplace financial services platform, Flare, to extend its solutions to SMEs.
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  • Yasmine Masi
  • 28 September 2022
Aussie fintech Novatti has selected ThetaRay's AML solution, SONAR, to defend its growing payments capabilities against financial crime.
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  • Yasmine Masi
  • 28 September 2022
Westpac has introduced new budgeting and tracking features on its banking app to help manage cost-of-living increases.
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  • Yasmine Masi
  • 28 September 2022
In an Australian first, Zip’s BNPL solutions have been integrated with PPRO’s global digital payments infrastructure.
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  • Yasmine Masi
  • 28 September 2022
CBA has made PayTo payments and digital authorisation capabilities available to customers to manage new payment agreements more securely.
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  • FST Media
  • 7 September 2022
CBA appoints new Group CIO; BoQ poaches new CIO from NSW Government; and P&N creates a dedicated Data and Open Banking head role. Appointments – The Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA) has appointed Gavin Munroe (pictured) as Group Chief Information...
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  • Yasmine Masi
  • 7 September 2022
Capital.com has appointed Angela Shi as the firm’s Chief Financial Officer for the APAC region to grow its local operations and footprint.
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  • FST Media
  • 7 September 2022
Payments standards and financial messaging service SWIFT has announced it has extended the capability of its recently launched Payments Pre-validation service, revealing it is now analysing cross-border payments transfer flows to better detect potential errors and help prevent delays in...
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  • FST Media
  • 7 September 2022
Australia’s big four banks – CBA, NAB, Westpac and ANZ – have announced their backing of Australian Payments Plus’ (AP+) forthcoming national identity infrastructure, ConnectID, with the banks to feature prominently in trials of the new digital ID network. AP+...
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  • Yasmine Masi
  • 7 September 2022
There have been calls to transform the approach to cyber security and data breaches to recognise their real impact on real people, as cyber-attacks continue to grow more sophisticated, according to Brian Grant.
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  • Yasmine Masi
  • 7 September 2022
Cyber security teams have been urged to adopt a more “diverse” approach to defending their data against malicious attacks that only continue to evolve in their sophistication, according to Standard Chartered’s Group Chief Information Security Risk Officer (CISRO), Darren Argyle.
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  • Patrick Buncsi
  • 7 September 2022
Financial services organisations should brace for a major overhaul of Australia’s privacy regulations within the next few years, including the introduction of “GDPR-esque” laws as well as increased enforcement powers for and activity by the Office of the Australian Information...
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  • FST Media
  • 1 September 2022
The success of The Commonwealth Bank’s (CBA’s) extensive, multi-year transformation program – involving the overhaul of decade-old legacy systems and business operations – was in large part predicated on the bank’s use of digital adoption platforms to augment traditional change...
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