3rd Annual European Payment Forum

3rd Annual European Payment Forum March 3-4, 2016 Amsterdam In an ever changing, risky and competitive economical atmosphere, there is a global need to focus on risk mitigation and on safety improvements while investing in innovative customer solutions. Regulations and further strictness is aggravating the challenges in the banking sector. Innovations in mobile and online banking with the emerging cryptocurrency availability are making the financial market lively and active. By attending our 3rd Annual European Payment Forum you will have

Biometrics in Banking and Payments in Amsterdam

November 26, 2015 Planetarium Amsterdam, Kromwijkdreef 11, 1108 JA, Amsterdam, Netherlands Biometrics in Banking and Payments is designed to provide executives responsible for lines of business, distribution, and IT in the banking, payment and insurance business with inspiration to improve their processes and business. Participants will be able to familiarize with biometric applications that can support their organizations by learning how biometrics can support in optimizing key aspects of the banking and payment processes: optimizing customer interaction, operational efficiency and

Socure Social Biometrics platform seeing rapid adoption

Socure announced at the Money 20/20 convention that its Social Biometrics Platform is being used by financial institutions and other firms to authenticate the identity of consumers in more than 175 countries worldwide. Social biometrics platform verifies the authenticity of customer identities registered on websites and mobile applications in an effort to prevent financial fraud. Enterprises using Social Biometrics APIs achieve higher user acceptance rates with lower friction, fraud losses and manual review costs, said Socure. The company said the

Encap Security establishes advisory board with financial services experts

Encap Security announced it has formed an advisory board comprised of digital banking expert Paal Kaperdal, mobile banking leader Roy Vella, and financial security veteran Stephen R. Katz. The company established the advisory board to help accelerate its growth under the guidance of the financial industry professionals. Kaperdal most recently served as head of digital channels and senior vice president at TD Bank Group. He has over 20 years of experience, having developed and implemented many successful digital channel strategies

Voice biometrics safeguarding the financial industry: Q&A with Brett Beranek of Nuance

It seems as though not a month goes by where a company — particularly one in the financial sector — experiences a significant breach that leads to the compromise of their customer’s personal information. Many companies have adopted biometric technologies to protect themselves and their clients from these dangerous attacks. Voice biometrics, in particular, is one of the more popular technologies financial companies are using to prevent such attacks. In more recent years, Nuance Communications has emerged as one of

Biometrics to secure over $5.6T of payments by 2020: Goode Intelligence

Goode Intelligence has released a new analyst report titled “Biometrics for Payments – Payments Security Gets Personal; Market and Technology Analysis, Adoption Strategies and Forecasts 2015-2020”, which forecasts that by 2020 over $5.6 trillion of payments will be secured by biometric technology. The report also predicts that by 2020 over 226 billion biometrics secured payment transactions will be made. According to the report, payments have been the leading driver in wide-scale adoption of biometrics in the consumer market, with more

New biometrics market research from TechNavio and Hexa Research

TechNavio has published two separate reports about the global hand geometry biometrics market and the biometrics market in BRIC countries, while Hexa Research has published a report examining the biometrics technology market based on application. Technavio’s “Global Hand Geometry Biometrics Market 2015-2019” report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global hand geometry biometrics market for the period 2015-2019. Technavio’s analysts predict the global hand geometry biometrics market — which include sales , from sensors, scanners, software,

Biometrics markets in India and Middle East: analyst reports

Research analyst groups TechNavio and TechSci have separately published reports on the Middle East and India biometric markets, respectively. TechNavio’s report is titled “Biometric Market In Middle East 2015-2019“, which covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the biometrics market in the Middle East for the period 2015-2019. The analysts state that the market is highly fragmented with a large number of small and large vendors, which are detailed in the report. The report also identifies the major

Middle East Banking Innovation Summit 2015

Middle East Banking Innovation Summit 2015, Sept 14-15, 2015 at the Sofitel Dubai The Palm Resort & Spa The 5th Annual Middle East Banking Innovation Summit (MEBIS) will take place on 14 & 15 September 2015 at Sofitel Dubai The Palm Resort & Spa. As the foremost banking technology event in the GCC, the summit’s 2014 edition was attended by over 400 Senior Executives, IT experts, retail banking specialists and senior finance professionals interested in keeping themselves abreast of innovative

Global biometrics market report: banking, financial services and insurance sector

Infiniti Research Limited has published a new report titled “Global Biometrics Market in BFSI Sector 2015-2019”, which forecast the market to grow at a CAGR of 21.83% during 2014-2019. The detailed report covers forecasts for the present and future state of the global biometrics market in the BFSI (Banking, Financial Services and Insurance) sector for 2015-2019. Biometrics in the BFSI sector is mainly used for security purposes, such as preventing data breaches and identity theft, according to the report. Meanwhile,