J.P. Morgan awards US$5B contract to IBM

J.P. Morgan awards US$5B contract to IBM

J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. announced Monday that it has awarded IBM Corp. a seven-year outsourcing contract worth over US$5...

December 29th, 2002 Juan Carlos Perez

CertaPay delivers currency by e-mail

CertaPay delivers currency by e-mail

Canadians are well known as leaders when it comes to marrying technology and banking. Recently, several Canadian banks took another...

July 31st, 2002 Kristy Pryma

Reducing fraud without offending customers

Reducing fraud without offending customers

People worry about fraud in the electronic world but they don't realize what they are doing in the physical world...

April 30th, 2002 IT Focus Staff

MasterCard and CertaPay offers P2P solution

MasterCard and CertaPay offers P2P solution

Anticipating a surge in the peer-to-peer (P2P) market, MasterCard International and Toronto-based CertaPay Inc. recently announced an alliance to promote...

February 7th, 2002 Ryan B. Patrick

Banks eye biometrics to deter consumer fraud

Banks eye biometrics to deter consumer fraud

Citibank is looking into the feasibility and cost of using biometric technology as a more efficient and secure method of...

January 24th, 2002 Lucas Mearian

Financial firms win kudos for use of IT

Financial firms win kudos for use of IT

Laurentian Bank of Canada, PEAK Financial Group, North Shore Credit Union, RBC Investments, Royal Bank Financial Group, the Bank of...

December 31st, 2001 Susan Maclean

Banking on a single vendor

Banking on a single vendor

The world of banking moves at breakneck speeds. Documents fly from one office to another and are revised, edited and...

June 30th, 2001 IT World Canada Staff

BMO banks on B2B payments

BMO banks on B2B payments

Canada's commercial banks have certainly embraced technology bringing their clients automated teller machines (ATMs), telephone and online banking and more...

June 30th, 2001 STEWART BROWN

Laurentian Bank signs $300-million deal with CGI

Laurentian Bank signs $300-million deal with CGI

Laurentian Bank of Canada announced last week it has begun turning over its IT operations to CGI as part of...

June 19th, 2001 IT World Canada Staff