Post Tagged with: "IBM"

R3 Releases Corda Codebase in Hopes of Open Innovation

R3 Releases Corda Codebase in Hopes of Open Innovation

by November 30, 2016 at 10:26 am 0 comments

The R3CEV blockchain consortium today released its code for Corda, its distributed ledger technology, into the wider world. The Corda code was also accepted into the Hyperledger project, alongside other budding distributed ledger technology. Despite recent events, R3 is still the largest consortium of banks dedicated to producing blockchain, orRead More

Top 20 Bank Video Ads of 2016

Top 20 Bank Video Ads of 2016

by November 15, 2016 at 10:26 am 0 comments

Every year, Bank Innovation chooses the bank and fintech videos  that made us laugh, the ones that made us cry, the ones that made us want to go out and buy baby animals, and of course, the ones that made us go out and better manage our finances (well, we tried.)Read More

InAuth Partners with Zelle to Leverage Device History for Mobile Security

InAuth Partners with Zelle to Leverage Device History for Mobile Security

by November 2, 2016 at 10:50 am 0 comments

Security provider InAuth just announced a partnership with Zelle—the old clearXchange, for those who are still not used to the rebrand —in order to provide better mobile security on the Zelle app when it’s launched sometime in the first six months of 2017. “Knowing what the [mobile] network operators knowRead More

IBM Launches Mobile Payments Platform, IBM Pay

IBM Launches Mobile Payments Platform, IBM Pay

by October 26, 2016 at 10:51 am 2 comments

IBM is probably not the name you expected to see in front of the latest’Pay,’ but Big Blue is indeed wading into mobile payments. The newest form of mobile payment was introduced yesterday at Money20/20 in Las Vegas, and its selling point does not seem to be convenience so muchRead More

IBM Acquires Promontory

IBM Acquires Promontory

by September 29, 2016 at 12:48 pm 0 comments

IBM has acquired Promontory Financial Group, the consultancy founded by former Comptroller of the Currency Eugene Ludwig. Terms were not disclosed, but sources suggest IBM may have paid upwards of $300 million for the company. IBM said Promontory, which specializes in regulatory compliance consulting for financial institutions and employs 600Read More

IBM Offers Expanded Services and Security for Blockchain Developers

IBM Offers Expanded Services and Security for Blockchain Developers

by May 2, 2016 at 12:58 pm 3 comments

The financial industry has long discussed the benefits of adopting blockchain – or distributed ledgers – in its operations. Storing records in the cloud are still a major concern, as FIs try to figure out how to tap into the technology, but IBM’s announcement last week may go some way toward removingRead More

The ‘Secret’ Video of IBM’s Digital Banking Platform

The ‘Secret’ Video of IBM’s Digital Banking Platform

by December 4, 2015 at 12:24 pm 3 comments

Have you seen the latest IBM Banking video? We’re guessing the answer is no, because the latest video only has 56 views (and we watched it a few times.) Here it is: The video is a pitch aimed at banks, and was released the day before Thanksgiving. The marketing video has strongRead More

Why the Apple-IBM Deal Matters More to Banking Than You Might Think

Why the Apple-IBM Deal Matters More to Banking Than You Might Think

by July 16, 2014 at 11:52 am 1 comment

It would be easy to dismiss the Apple-IBM partnership announced yesterday as an iPhone sales deal. In fact, the deal has significant implications for banking and banking technology. Hear that, SAP? At the heart of the deal is a new opportunity for Apple to sell to corporations through IBM, which owns corporateRead More

VIDEO: ‘Cloud Banking’ Is a Game Changer, IBM Says

by March 7, 2014 at 2:40 pm 0 comments

IBM executives Ken Muckenhaupt and Chris Spaight sat down to talk IT in financial services. Their ten-minute chat spans marketing, security and larger banks selling IT services to smaller banks. Cloud-computing, an IBM specialty, is called a game-changer, and, Muckenhaupt said, “The game change occurred this year.”

VIDEO: IBM Says Crypto-Currency, Bitcoin Will ‘Change the World’

by November 6, 2013 at 10:44 am 1 comment

IBM is officially on the Bitcoin bandwagon. In an interview with Finextra that was published today, Richard G. Brown, executive architect for banking and financial markets at IBM, said crypto-currencies, bitcoin being the first of them, will “change the world, but not in the way that we think.” Brown saidRead More