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National Credit Regulator refers uBank Ltd to the National Consumer Tribunal for breach of the NCA
Wednesday, 14 January 2015

The National Credit Regulator (NCR) has announced that it has referred uBank Ltd to the National Consumer Tribunal for contraventions of the National Credit Act 34 of 2005 (NCA).

Borrow wisely and avoid the dreaded debt trap
Thursday, 08 January 2015

Consumers are advised to borrow money responsibly and wisely and for what is strictly necessary. They should plan in advance how they will repay the loan and ascertain whether they can afford it, says Mpho Ramapala, Acting Manager: Education and Communication at the National Credit Regulator (NCR).

Tieto in cooperation with MeaWallet and Chip Card to introduce mobile payments in Serbia
Friday, 19 December 2014

In the near future, the processing centre Chip Card will be able to provide its customers in Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Montenegro with payment services through mobile devices using the integrated Tieto Card Suite and MeaWallet technical platform.

Tieto and SBAB sign new contract for cloud services
Thursday, 18 December 2014

Sweden's state-owned mortgage lender SBAB extends its IT-operation agreement with Tieto, investing in continued modernization and improved efficiency with new capacity and cloud solutions. The agreement is valid for five years.

The NCC and NCR tackle consumer indebtedness and misleading adverts
Wednesday, 17 December 2014

As South African consumers reel from the tough economic conditions which have led to many of them becoming over-indebted, the National Consumer Commission (NCC) and the National Credit Regulator (NCR) have joined forces to fight consumer over-indebtedness. The two Regulators have put up a campaign together, aimed at raising the level of awareness for consumers to be on the lookout for deals that are too good to be true.

Tieto to develop new digitally empowered customer experience for FOREX Bank
Wednesday, 10 December 2014

FOREX Bank has chosen Tieto for developing and renewing the customer experience in their digital channels. The solution includes a new interface for the internet bank and a mobile bank with full retail online banking service. The new delivery will give FOREX Bank a modern it-environment and a complete end-to-end banking solution delivered as a service. The new contract complements Tieto’s current core banking installation which has been used by FOREX Bank for seven years.

Amadeus and Worldpay partnership further simplifies travel payments
Wednesday, 03 December 2014

Madrid, Spain and London, UK, 3rd December 2014 – Amadeus and Worldpay, a global leader in payment processing, risk management and alternative payments, announce at the 8th annual Airline & Travel Payments Summit (ATPS) event, a global agreement to integrate Worldpay’s extensive payment services into the Amadeus Payment Platform (APP).

AES receives its 14th US patent covering its TruePay+ Agent Emulation System
Wednesday, 26 November 2014

Los Angeles, California, November 26,  2014 - Apollo Enterprise Solutions, Ltd. (AES), a leading provider of advanced debt resolution solutions utilizing Agent Emulation® technologies, announced today the patent issuance of U.S Patent # 8,903,741 titled "Dynamic credit score alteration" by the United States Patents & Trademarks Office.

Be wary of misleading adverts and spend wisely during the festive season
Thursday, 13 November 2014

With the end of the year approaching and the festive season gradually creeping in, the National Credit Regulator (NCR) is urging consumers to be vigilant when entering into credit agreements, said Mpho Ramapala, Acting Manager in the Education & Communication Department at the NCR.

Efma names Javier San Félix as its new Chairman
Thursday, 06 November 2014

Paris, November 6, 2014 - Global retail banking association Efma is pleased to announce that it has appointed Javier San Félix, as its new chairman. He succeeds Hans van der Noordaa, former member of the board at ING and soon-to-be CEO of Delta Lloyd, who held the position as chairman for two years.

Tieto extends outsourcing contract taking EnterCard to the cloud
Thursday, 16 October 2014

Nordic financial services company EnterCard extends its existing outsourcing agreement with Tieto. The new contract is worth approximately EUR 20 million and involves the modernization of EnterCard's IT environment with new technical solutions based on cloud and capacity services. The contract runs for five years with an option for two additional years.

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