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Financial planning software star Enzumo sold for just $1.5m – Finance – Cloud – Software- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

Australian financial services platform and broker Centrepoint Alliance has flashed the cash to walk away with well-regarded specialist software house Enzumo, picking up the planning programmers for a neat $1.5 million – a bargain basement price. The deal, revealed to the ASX on Monday morning, will accelerate Centrepoint Alliance’s  “development of a scalable, recurring fee-based […]

NAB tells staff to up their digital and data game – Finance – Training & Development – Software- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

NAB’s chief people officer Susan Ferrier. NAB placed extra emphasis on having its 40,000 staff develop their data and digital skills while on lockdown, converting thousands of training programs to run online in the process. Chief people officer Susan Ferrier told SAP’s virtual Sapphire Now conference that the bank saw an opportunity for staff to […]

Arizona files consumer fraud lawsuit against Google – Finance- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

Arizona filed a consumer fraud lawsuit against Alphabet Inc’s Google on Wednesday, alleging that the US tech giant used “deceptive” and “unfair” practices to obtain the location data of users. “Google collects detailed information about its users, including their physical locations, to target users for advertising. Often, this is done without the users’ consent or […]

NAB targets 250,000 sign-ups to VoiceID – Finance – Security – Software- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

NAB is aiming to more than double the number of enrolments in its VoiceID biometric authentication system over the remainder of 2020. The bank flagged an expansion of Voice ID earlier this month when it said the service would “soon be available for business customers”, in addition to “personal customers calling [its] consumer contact centre”. […]

How automation is disrupting finance and accounting industry- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

Read Article By Kapil Rana Automation technologies have helped to transform the finance and accounting industry, such as banks, insurance firms, and accounting service providers around the world. Businesses are adopting digital transformation as their core strategy to augment revenues and overall profit margins. According to Statista, the overall transaction value in the Indian FinTech […]

Google offices to gradually start reopening – Strategy – Finance- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

Alphabet Inc’s Google said on Tuesday it would reopen buildings in more cities at roughly 10 percent of their capacity beginning July 6 and scale it up to 30 percent in September, if conditions permit. Google and its peer Facebook had allowed their employees to work from home in early March following tough government-mandated restrictions to […]

eftpos to halve contactless fees from July – Finance – Hardware – Networking- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

Australian-made electronic payments platform eftpos has fired-off a major pricing broadside in its battle to challenge Mastercard and Visa’s entrenched systemic hegemony over contactless debit payments, halving its interchange fee clip to just two cents a throw for smaller merchants who route via the local scheme. The move, which will take effect from 1st July […]

ACCC sets consumer data right ‘IT backbone’ live – Finance – Strategy- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

Australia’s competition regulator has flicked the switch on the register and accreditation application platform (RAAP) for the consumer data right ahead of its planned start in July. The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission launched the platform, which it has described as the “IT backbone” of the scheme, on Tuesday. The platform will serve as the […]

Commonwealth Bank reveals new chief digital officer – Finance- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

The Commonwealth Bank of Australia has doubled down on its fascination with how Scandinavian economies are quietly reshaping digital finance and commerce, luring across a key executive from Denmark’s Danske Bank to become its new chief digital officer. Australia’s largest institution has confirmed that Fredrik Lindstrom, who is currently group chief information officer for Danske […]

RBA looks to upgrade settlement system ahead of SWIFT reforms – Finance – Strategy- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

The Reserve Bank of Australia has kicked off its search for a customer transaction processing and settlement system to support new payment and transaction standards from global body SWIFT. The central bank issued an expression of interest for the system on Friday in preparation for the once-in-a-generation migration to the ISO 20022 message standards from […]