Cybersecurity attackers in the large value payments chain are adjusting their modus operandi, lowering the value of transactions and running fraudulent instructions during normal operating hours in an attempt to blend in with regular payment flows and avoid detection, according to a new report from banking co-operative Swift.
Prometeia – the global provider of Risk Management consulting and software solutions – and The Council Advisory Services Europe (The Council) – a primary player in the strategic and project advisory field in the Nordics and Baltic area – announced their strategic partnership with the intention of providing Risk and Compliance solutions to banks and financial institutions in the Nordics.
Barclays, BBVA, Deutsche Boerse and Swift are among the financial services sector names to join a new collective promoting the development of a global framework for the development and adoption of distributed ledger technology.
TSB is discontinuing its contract with Banco Sabadell tech subisidiary Sabis in order to bring its IT responsibilities back inhouse following the badly botched migration to the Spanish bank's platform last year.
The deployment of Consumer Device Cardholder Verification Method (CDCVM) solutions across the payments ecosystem is increasing.
The finance industry prevented £1.66 billion of unauthorised fraud during 2018, effectively stopping £2 in every £3 of attempted unauthorised fraud, according to the latest report, Fraud the Facts 2019, from UK Finance.
The secretary general of the Union of Arab Banks has called on financial institutions in the region to increase their investment in regtech.