YES BANK Launches SIMsePAY – Industry-First Innovation to Empower All Citizens to Broad Base Digital Banking

Works on both feature phones (non-smart, non-Internet-enabled) and smartphones Works across all Telecom Service Providers, without any special/additional SMS charges YES BANK partners DCCB, Dehradun for the first phase of SIMsePAY rollout YES BANK plans to garner a base of 500,000 SIMsePAY users by 2017 Mumbai/Dehradun, November 30, 2016: YES...

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IndiaLends Raises $4M in Series A From DSG Consumer Partners, Amex Ventures, Cyber Carrier VC & AdvantEdge Partners

IndiaLends will use funds to expand its analytics capabilities, offer more consumer-focused products, and increase its market footprint across India. Delhi, 1 December 2016 - FinTech startup has raised $4 million in Series A funding from American Express Ventures, existing investors DSG Consumer Partners, Chinese investment firm Cyber Carrier...

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Of Suits, Hoodies and Ripped Jeans: Transcending the “Expectation Chasm” in Banking

Banking is at an inflection point. Technology giants such as Google, Apple, Facebook, Amazon, and Alibaba (GAFAA) are redefining the customer experience and increasingly becoming serious about financial services. The digitization of everything and the “shifting of consumer expectations” are creating the next wave of digital transformation. Changing customer expectations across generations and...

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21 Areas of Blockchain Application Beyond Financial Services

Despite mostly finance-related interest in blockchain technology, the areas of distributed ledger technology (DLT) application are not limited to the financial services industry. Along with banks and FinTech startups, non-financial players have been paying attention and looking for ways to leverage the opportunities that DLT opens. Let’s look at some...

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Enabling Technologies

Corezoid Achieves AWS Financial Services Competency Status for Core Systems Implementations

The cloud process engine provides financial services organizations with a new digital core for adapting to evolving business needs Redwood City, CA – November 29, 2016 – Corezoid, a process engine platform for creating a new banking digital core, today announced that it has achieved Amazon Web Services (AWS) Financial Services...

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Smart Black Friday: A Satispay Payment Every Two Seconds

Milan, November 28, 2016. Satispay, the young Italian company that is revolutionizing the mobile payment sector, has inaugurated the 2016 Christmas shopping season with the hugely successful “Smart Black Friday.” On the November 25, Italy saw a surge in mobile payments via Satispay in more than 4,000 affiliated shops across the...

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India FinTech Awards: The Winners

India is at the beginning of a FinTech revolution with significant rewiring of financial services happening with Aadhar, mobile, UPI among others.The India FinTech Awards (IFTA) 2016 platform, organized by the India Fintech Forum, provided a great opportunity for FinTech firms to showcase their products to a curated audience comprising...

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