Banco Santander

435 results about this entity

Period: 26 Jul 2004 - 17 May 2024

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Iberpay and Santander become first particpants in EPC's OCT Inst scheme

Spain's Iberpay and Santander have signed up as the first participants in the European Payment Council's new OCT Inst scheme for faster international account-to-account payments.

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Banco Santander suffers data breach at third party supplier

Banco Santander has reported a data breach at a third party provider that exposed client and employee data.

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Santander brings Openbank digital brand to US

Santander is launching its Openbank digital offering across the United States and Mexico.

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Santander hires former Marcus head Swati Bhatia to lead US digital charge

Santander's US arm has hired Swati Bhatia, the former head of Goldman Sachs' Marcus business, to lead its retail operations and lead a digital transformation programme.

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Santander enlists HID for mobile banking security

HID, a worldwide leader in trusted identity solutions, in partnership with Temenos, a global provider of banking software solutions, announces the successful collaboration with Santander International to provide robust and flexible customer authentication for its digital banking platform.

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Ebury explores £2bn London listing

Ebury, the Banco Santander-backed provider of corporate banking services to SMEs that trade internationally, is investigating a London IPO at a £2 billion valuation, according to Bloomberg.

/retail

Santander files complaint over Nationwide branch jibe advert - Sky

Santander has filed a complaint with the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) over a recent Nationwide Building Society ad satirising bank bosses' attitudes to branch closures, according to Sky News.

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Santander appoints Petri Nikkilä as new global CEO of Openbank

Banco Santander has today announced the appointment of Petri Nikkilä as the new global CEO of Openbank and head of the Digital Consumer Bank's non-auto consumer business.

/retail

Wise accuses high street banks of hidden exchange rate fees

For GBP to EUR, Wise reports that HSBC has the highest fee for exchange rates (3.7%), followed by Lloyds at 3.6%, Barclays at 2.75%, and NatWest, TSB and Santander all at 2.5%.

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Santander hoovers up tech talent for digital overhaul

Banco Santander recruited 4500 employees with tech skills in 2023 as it undergoes a comprehensive digital overhaul.

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Santander bids to clamp down on Facebook Marketplace scams

Banco Santander is to stop bank transfers for Facebook Marketplace payments in cases where a customer has not seen the item in person.

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Santander migrates corporate bank to new Gravity platform on Google Cloud

Banco Santander has successfully mirgated its corporate and investmenting banking business to its new cloud-native core banking platform, Gravity.

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Lynx raises $18m for AI-powered fraud fighting tech

Lynx, a Madrid-based firm using AI to detect and prevent fraud and financial crimes, has raised $!8 million in Seres A funding.

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Santander and Oxentia Foundation look for the best projects to help develop the digital economy

Banco Santander has launched, together with the Oxentia Foundation, Santander X Global Challenge | Transforming the Digital Economy, a global challenge aimed at startups and scaleups whose projects help transform the economy using new technologies.

/retail

Santander digital banking offshoot cahoot increases interest to 5.12% on Simple Saver account

cahoot, the UK-based online bank, has today increased the interest offered on its Simple Saver account. cahoot Simple Saver (issue 2) now pays customers 5.12% AER/gross variable rate interest for 12 months, on balances up to £500,0001.

/startups

Santander commits to €100 million fund for Spanish startups

The bank plans to contribute €67 million to the €100 million venture debt fund that will be created with Inveready Asset Management.

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Santander CIB acquires stake in EIT InnoEnergy

Santander CIB has taken part in a EUR 140 million investment round by EIT InnoEnergy, alongside other strategic investors.

/security

Santander warns Brits to beware of 'love language' used by romance scammers

Santander has teamed up with dating guru Anna Williamson to warn of the ‘love language’ to look out for as romance scammers hit on a third of Brits.

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Spanish banks form fraud fighting JV

Banco Santander, BBVA and CaixaBank have set up a company that will see the Spanish lenders share data that will help tackle financial crime.

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EBAday 2023: Contribute to the payments and transaction banking conversation

EBAday, the annual event for payments and transaction banking executives, will return on the 20th – 21st of June 2023, at IFEMA in Madrid, Spain.