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ING is planning a targeted advertising pilot later this year with thousands of customers – but questions are already being raised about the privacy implications.
It's captured the imaginations of enthusiasts all too ready to exchange it for real-world goods, but recent and repeated hacks of Bitcoin's underlying elements suggest the virtual currency is no more real than the Ponzi schemes of yesteryear – and it's only a matter of time until the faithful get burnt.
The Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA) has digitised its business processes with the help of Pegasystems, allowing it to refocus on servicing its customers.
ASB Bank launched its core real-time banking platform in 1969, but it was only in the mobile era that it could truly prove its chops.
With China's technology companies tipped to be given licenses to provide banking services, traditional brick-and-mortar banks are venturing out into the online realm to better compete against these new market players.
Westpac has adopted an analytics approach to customise and personalise services for its 9 million customers.
A clutch of Italian hotels and small businesses are already accepting Bitcoin payments - but is there enough demand from the public, and will lawmakers throw a spanner in the works?
Like the rabbit caught the a car's headlights the IT industry does not know which way to jump to sort skills shortage.
A decision on a long-awaited core banking system upgrade is reported to be imminent.
Investment in technology is paying off for the Commonwealth Bank of Australia after it reported a 16 percent half year net profit.
An ATM running an unpatched Windows XP is not like your kid's old laptop running XP. It's pretty heavily defended. And lots of new ATM and POS security features are coming in the next few years.
Banker BNZ announces customers can use New Zealand Post's RealMe authentication system from mid month.
NAB has welcomed Geraldine McBride as its newest board member, bringing a wealth of knowledge about the technology sector to the company.
The island will get its first Bitcoin ATM in March, but does it really need another currency which main appeal is the anonymity it offers, especially since Singapore is reportedly susceptible to money laundering?
Woolworths has poached Westpac's tech chief Clive Whincup to lead its IT team, following the departure of Dan Beechman from the position last year.