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Earthport enables Banco do Brasil Americas to offer students pre-paid cards
Wednesday, 15 October 2014

London, UK, 15 October 2014 – Earthport has signed an agreement with Banco do Brasil Americas which will see the company’s low value, cross-border payments solution enhance the bank’s multi-currency pre-paid card for students.

Businesses look for a Christmas boost
Wednesday, 08 October 2014

Business owners are optimistic about seeing a jump in sales during the run-up to Christmas, with retailers and the services industry lifting their forecasts for the final quarter of the year despite signs that consumer confidence in Australia is faltering.

NCR: investigating credit providers for shortfalls of repossessed vehicles and houses
Sunday, 05 October 2014

The National Credit Regulator (NCR) has announced that it is commissioning an investigation into various credit providers regarding shortfalls arising from sales of consumers' repossessed motor vehicles and houses by credit providers.

Improvement in mortgages commended
Thursday, 25 September 2014

The National Credit Regulator (NCR) today released the ‘Consumer Credit Market Report’ (CCMR) and the Credit Bureau Monitor (CBM), which are based on the data submitted to the NCR by registered credit providers and credit bureaus respectively. This latest edition of the reports covers credit market information up to June 2014.

NCR applies to the National Consumer Tribunal to cancel Moneyline Financial Services registration
Monday, 22 September 2014
The National Credit Regulator (NCR) has announced that it has applied to the National Consumer Tribunal to cancel the registration of Moneyline Financial Services (Pty) Ltd, a subsidiary of Net 1 Applied Technologies South Africa (Pty) Ltd, for breach of the National Credit Act 34 of 2005 (NCA).
Fonetic brings linguistics analytics to retail banking
Thursday, 18 September 2014

Madrid, Spain – September 17, 2014 – Fonetic, the recognised leader in voice management solutions, has launched SPi Compliance for Retail Banking to tackle the latest obligations faced by financial institutions as set out by the enactment of Title X of the Dodd Frank Act.

Skrill Launches Platform to Connect Mobile Operators and Enable Digital Payments in Emerging Markets
Tuesday, 09 September 2014

London, 9 September 2014 - Leading digital payments company Skrill today announced the launch of an online payments platform to drive digital inclusion in emerging markets.  By partnering with Skrill, mobile network operators enable consumers to engage with global online eCommerce, thereby increasing average revenue per user (ARPU).  For global online brands, Skrill will deliver access to hundreds of millions of currently unreachable new consumers in emerging markets.

Vestel joins the Frog by Wyplay Ecosystem, for its advanced TV software solution
Monday, 08 September 2014

MARSEILLE, France, and ISTANBUL, Turkey - September 8th, 2014 – Vestel, a leading Turkish consumer electronics and home appliances manufacturer, today unveiled it is joining the Frog by Wyplay initiative and intends to collaborate within the ecosystem for creating next generation TV software solutions based on Wyplay’s middleware.

Fintech firm unveils ambitious growth plans following US market success
Monday, 01 September 2014

One of the country’s fastest-growing financial services technology groups has revealed ambitious plans to double its revenues in the American loans market after its US turnover grew to $4.7m in just two years.

ABA Survey: More Consumers Embracing Mobile Banking
Wednesday, 20 August 2014

WASHINGTON — While the Internet remains America’s most popular banking method, mobile banking has steadily gained momentum and is now preferred by 10 percent of consumers—up from 8 percent in 2013—according to a recent survey by the American Bankers Association (ABA).

National Credit Regulator issues a Compliance Notice to Capfin for breach of the National Credit Act
Wednesday, 20 August 2014

The National Credit Regulator (NCR) has announced that it has issued a Compliance Notice to Southern View Finance t/a Capfin for breach of the National Credit Act 34 of 2005 (NCA).

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