Software

14Peaks closes inaugural US$30 million fund to power software start-ups in FinTech  

Venture capital firm, 14Peaks Capital, has successfully closed its first fund at US$30 million in capital commitments from an impressive consortium of limited partners, consisting of influential high net worth individuals and family offices spanning Europe...

Zilch selects AWS to accelerate AI innovation

Zilch, the world’s first ad-subsidised payments network (ASPN), has extended its collaboration with cloud provider Amazon Web Services (AWS) to accelerate the rollout of AI innovation across the Zilch proposition. Zilch will continue to use AWS AI and...

Banque Internationale à Luxembourg goes live with Temenos to modernise core banking and payments

Banque Internationale à Luxembourg standardises its retail, corporate and private banking operations on Temenos banking platform to increase agility and optimise resources. Temenos has announced that Banque Internationale à Luxembourg (BIL),...

Cash versus digital: The challenge for merchants

Visa unveiled the results of an independent study titled Value of Acceptance, which explores merchants’ attitudes towards digital payments and the impact of digital commerce on small businesses and retailers in the UAE. According to the study, more...

MoneyGram Haas F1 Team selects EY to implement Microsoft Dynamics solution 

MoneyGram Haas F1 Team has selected EY to implement its Microsoft Dynamics 365 Finance and Supply Chain solution.   EY will provide consulting services to support Haas adopt a greater system functionality through the Microsoft Dynamics platform....

Cambridge-based deep tech start-up Theia Insights raises US$6.5 million to bring foundational AI to the global investment community 

Theia Insights, a UK-based deep tech start-up launched by former Amazon Alexa scientist and solo entrepreneur Dr Ye Tian, has raised US$6.5 million. In another example of US venture capital looking to the UK for the most innovative technology companies, the...

Finastra selects OpenFin to unlock advanced user experiences for Kondor customers

Banks can accelerate their treasury transformation by seamlessly interacting with Finastra’s trading and risk management tools, and fintech partner ecosystem, via a web browser or desktop app. Finastra, a global provider of financial software...

Jefferson Bank expands partnership with Finastra to boost its instant payments strategy 

Finastra has announced that Jefferson Bank, an independent, bank serving communities across Texas, has selected Finastra Payments To Go, a payments-as-a-service solution for its new instant payments services. The agile, resilient, cloud-based payments...

Ooredoo Group partners with Dropbox to upgrade business collaboration  

Ooredoo Group has entered into a strategic partnership with Dropbox, becoming the first telecommunications company in the EMEA region to offer Dropbox’s full suite of business tools for its customers.     The partnership, which was...

UK universities risk losing £2 million a year due to disputed invoices, Quadient research finds 

UK universities risk losing more than £2 million a year on average from disputed invoices, according to Freedom of Information requests by Quadient, a leader in helping businesses create meaningful customer connections through digital and physical...

Etam Group relies on Precisely Automate to drive business agility and innovation

Major fashion retailer leverages SAP process automation to transform finance function, streamline data-intensive processes and fuel more confident business decisions. Precisely, the global leader in data integrity, has announced that Etam Group, a major...

Survey unveils CFO’s concerns amid rapid digital acceleration

A recent survey conducted by next-generation reconciliation software specialists, Aurum Solutions, and international market research agency, OnePoll, has revealed crucial insights into the prevailing concerns and perceptions surrounding digital...