Barclays and Techstars, a global accelerator programme, have opened up applications for the third class of Barclays FinTech Accelerator.
Pocket Systems, an e-commerce security company, has launched PocketKey, a new system designed to tackle the problem of e-commerce credit card theft for consumers, merchants and banks.
Financial market operator SIX has joined forces with Swisscom AG, one of Switzerland’s biggest telecommunications providers, to create a nationwide mobile payments platform in collaboration with major banks.
Lloyds Banking Group and the Cambridge Judge Business School have partnered to look at innovative digital opportunities for the future of banking and bank customers.
Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation (SMBC) will provide its online retail banking customers with a new secure mobile banking solution for their smartphones developed with VASCO’s DIGIPASS for Apps.
BitX, a Singapore-based bitcoin exchange, has partnered with Codapay, an alternative payments gateway. The two firms aim to enable merchants to process bitcoin throughout south-east Asia.