IT in Banking

e4 appoints divisional head of Financial Services

Masego Khutsoane will lead the division and maintain and enhance relationships with key banking clients.


Financial sector takes the lead with robo-advisors

Robo-advisors help clients looking for insurance alternatives or comparing quotes for short-term insurance.


Consumers report underwhelming digital experiences: Gartner

CIOs must re-engineer their digital products and service capabilities to meet consumer expectations, reveals a Gartner survey.


SA sees rise in online banking, SIM swap fraud: SABRIC

In 2017 digital banking cyber crime cost the local banks more than R250 million in gross losses, says SABRIC.

3 Oct

Crossfin unit invests into locally developed virtual assistant

Atura receives investment from Blue Garnet Ventures, the angel funding arm of Crossfin Technology.


Fujitsu drives quantum-inspired project

NatWest is using Fujitsu's quantum-inspired Digital Annealer to solve complex financial risk problems.

2 Oct

ACS launches new division

ACS Field Services will facilitate the installation of terminal and payment solutions and provide training to customers.


EasyPay integrates Masterpass for smoother bill payments

The global payments company integrates its Masterpass technology into the new EasyPay app for quick payments to 600 bill issuers.


Local banks score massive digital gains

During the past financial year, all the big banks processed hundreds of billions of rands through digital platforms.


Would you give up coffee for data security?

Around 70% of survey respondents believe there is not much they can do to protect their personal information, reveals a Mastercard study.


African crypto-currency to go live in December

South African telcos and retailers prepare their financial ecosystems for the arrival of the new digital currency.