Fingerprints Unveils Next-Gen Touchless Authentication Platform proven security and improved usability for mobile and IoT use cases

New solution expands ‘touchless’ portfolio, offering proven security and improved usability for mobile and IoT use cases

AI is Bound to Increase Productivity in the Payments Sector

The payments industry is increasingly being exposed to the technological transformation that is occurring outside of the financial services sector. But is the space ready to drive productivity in payments with artificial intelligence?

OpenLegacy has expanded into Asia Pacific/Japan with Additional Investment

OpenLegacy brings total investments to $50M & Joseph Wong added as General Manager, Asia-Pacific Region

Sberbank and Microsoft bring AI to robotic cash handling

Sberbank and Microsoft Research are teaming up to study how AI can be used to train robots to interact with physical objects in order to boost coin counting productivity.

Stripe launches in Malaysia

Stripe, a global technology company that builds economic infrastructure for the internet, announced its official launch in Malaysia. Stripe also announced a partnership with Payments Network Malaysia Sdn Bhd (PayNet) to make FPX available to businesses in the country.

ING Invests in Machine Learning-Based Credit Decisioning Startup

Dutch bank ING has invested in Flowcast, a startup that uses machine learning algorithms to create predictive models that reduce risk and unlock credit to businesses.

Finastra and NetGuardians team up on AI-powered financial messaging fraud detection

Tailored for Finastra’s SWIFT Service Bureau, the AL-powered tool uses artificial intelligence and machine learning to identify fraudulent payments in real-time, stopping them before money leaves the bank or corporate organisation.

SmartStream's new AI module for digital payments processing

SmartStream Technologies launched a new AI module that uses machine learning to achieve continuous digital payments processing with a simple tick.

Gresham and ANZ partnership progresses innovative cash management solution

Gresham Technologies plc, the leading software and services company provides further details of its recent strategic licensing agreement with ANZ for a new and innovative cash management solution.

The future of finance with #1 Silicon Valley accelerator Plug and Play

Nethone has joined the fintech accelerator at Plug and Play, a startup ecosystem and venture fund, connecting industry-leading corporations with relevant startups.

A third of companies adopt AI in the past year

More than a third of companies have adopted some form of AI in the past year, according to an MHR Analytics poll.

UiPath raises $568 million series D funding round

UiPath, a RPA company, is blazing a path to an “automation first” era, closing its Series D investment round, raising $568 million at a post-money valuation of $7 Billion.

Report names Feedzai “Most advanced machine learning solution in enterprise risk management”

Aite Group, an analyst firm focused on banking and payments, named Feedzai the best in class in the vendor market for helping banks, merchants and payment processors fight fraud and AML.

World Economic Forum warns of AI’s potential to worsen global inequality

Tech and political leaders sounded the alarm bell today about the potential for artificial intelligence to exacerbate huge inequalities across the world.

Intel working with Facebook on AI chip coming later this year

Intel announced that it is working with Facebook to finish a new artificial intelligence chip in the second half of this year.

While Amazon and Microsoft claim AI can read human emotions, experts say the science is shaky

Experts are warning that the facial-recognition algorithms that attempt to interpret facial expressions could be based on uncertain science.

U.K. to use facial recognition on Christmas shoppers in London

After the deadly terrorist shooting in France’s famous Strasbourg Christmas market, the U.K.’s Metropolitan Police are testing facial recognition on Christmas shoppers.

US intelligence community says quantum computing and AI pose an 'emerging threat’ to national security

U.S. government believes quantum computing, artificial intelligence and the Internet of Things pose an “emerging threat” to its national security.

Finger payments to go campus-wide at Copenhagen Business School

Finger vein payments technology is to be introduced campus-wide at Copenhangen Business School by Nordic payments processor Nets and UK biometrics company Sthaler.

Google and Microsoft researchers call for facial recognition regulation

Google and Microsoft researchers have recently called for regulation of “oppressive” facial recognition technology.