News & Commentary
Content posted in April 2004
E-Trade Eases Funds Transfer
News  |  4/27/2004  | 
Online brokerage uses instant account verification software from Yodlee to make process simpler and in real time.
Metavante Acquires Kirchman Corporation
News  |  4/27/2004  | 
Software vendor extends outsourced offerings with new core banking product.
The Next Big Thing(s) in Mortgage Technology
News  |  4/27/2004  | 
Look for innovations in credit scoring and automated underwriting, business process management, enterprise document management and electronic closing systems.
Banks Checking Readiness for Check 21
News  |  4/20/2004  | 
A surprising number of issues are involved with preparing for Check 21.
Opportunities Exist for New Technologies in the Commercial Mortgage Space
News  |  4/20/2004  | 
Celent predicts rapid growth in the use of advanced integration and automation capabilities in commercial mortgage lending.
SWIFTNet Speeds Data Exchange
News  |  4/20/2004  | 
Upgraded IP messaging system lets banks share information faster, more securely, and less expensively.
Central Banks Eyeing E-Money
News  |  4/13/2004  | 
Card-based e-money projects have taken root in 34 countries, especially with schemes involving public transport, public telephones, parking meters and vending machines.
The New Economics of Information Security
News  |  4/13/2004  | 
As economists turn their attention to cybercrime prevention, information-security managers can benefit by borrowing a few tools of the trade.
The Paperless Chase
News  |  4/13/2004  | 
Banks are following through on their plans to take paper deposit statements and delivery of paper checks out of the system.
Electronic Payments Network to Launch OFAC Screening Service
News  |  4/6/2004  | 
EPN intends to offer OFAC screening capabilities to U.S.-based financial institutions.
IT Spending for Compliance: From SOX 404 to Comprehensive Compliance
News  |  4/6/2004  | 
Whereas 2003 was clearly a hype year for the compliance IT market, Financial Insights believes that 2004 and beyond will bring real spending on IT to automate and integrate new compliance processes.
The Place to Be
News  |  4/6/2004  | 
U.S. companies including MasterCard are using technology to overcome barriers to doing business in the world's hottest market.

Register for Bank Systems & Technology Newsletters
White Papers
Current Issue
Bank Systems & Technology
BS&T's 2014 Elite 8 executives are leading their banks to success, whether it involves leveraging the cloud, modernizing core systems, or transforming into digital enterprises.
Bank Systems & Technology Radio
Archived Audio Interviews
Join Bank Systems & Technology Associate Editor Bryan Yurcan, and guests Karen Massey and Jerry Silva from IDC Financial Insights, for a conversation about the firm's 11th annual FinTech rankings.