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ANZ in blockchain trial for bank guarantees

ANZ and Westpac have teamed with IBM and Australian shopping centre operator Scentre Group to successfully digitise the bank guarantee process used for commercial property leasing. The trial used distributed ledger technology (DLT) to eliminate the need for current paper-based…

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Seedrs and Nutmeg partner with Fidor Bank

UK FinTech firms Seedrs and Nutmeg have become the inaugural partners in Fidor Bank’s UK digital marketplace, which provides banking customers with access to sources of alternative investment. This partnership aims to offer Fidor’s UK commercial customers with a suite…

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UK ‘the leading light’ for online banking

Nine in ten UK consumers now use online banking or banking apps, well above their European counterparts, according to a new Mastercard study. For instance, only 62 per cent of French customers have similar digital banking access. As a nation…