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RBC announces partnerships to provide clients with increased security and control over their financial data

RBC has announced partnership agreements with both Plaid and Envestnet | Yodlee as it looks to provide clients with better access, and control, and to allow them to securely share their financial data with applications outside of the bank. These data access agreements will eliminate the need for RBC’s 14 million clients to share their

Canadians’ satisfaction with their banks and credit cards apps declining, study reveals

A series of studies by J.D. Power among bank and credit card mobile app and online users conducted in Canada revealed that a combination of increased financial stress on the part of consumers and lack of personalization in digital channels have driven year-over-year decreases in customer satisfaction across most digital channels evaluated. The company conducted

CIO of the Year: Private Sector – Julie Levesque

One of our two Private Sector award winners is Julie Levesque, CIO and Executive Vice President of Technology and Operations for Banque Nationale du Canada (BNC). BNC is the sixth-largest commercial bank in Canada, and Julie was appointed as CIO in 2020.  Her tenure at the bank proves her effective communication skills and strong understanding […]

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CIO of the Year: Private Sector – Julie Levesque

One of our two Private Sector award winners is Julie Levesque, CIO and Executive Vice President of Technology and Operations for Banque Nationale du Canada (BNC). BNC is the sixth-largest commercial bank in Canada, and Julie was appointed as CIO in 2020.  Her tenure at the bank proves her effective communication skills and strong understanding […]

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Elavon’s Interac payment system down across Canada

Elavon’s Interac payment service experienced an outage in Canada on April 29, taking down debit functions on Canada’s major payment terminals, including Godaddy Poynt, and causing businesses to turn away customers who pay with debit cards. At the time of writing, the outage has been ongoing for approximately six hours. Elavon first posted the outage […]

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The 4 most common bad bot attack methods targeting financial services

Organizations in the financial services sector are high-value targets for cybercriminals. In recent years, more sophisticated botnets and other bad bot attack methods have enabled malicious hackers to ratchet up the speed of attacks on this sector. The four most common ways hackers deploy botnets is for credit card fraud, account takeover (ATO) attacks, distributed […]

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How your application and data security strategy can help you complete a high level FFIEC CAT assessment

More than ever, financial institutions depend on web applications to maintain operations and partner with other enterprises to provide services to customers, but the significant rise in the number of cyber attacks targeted at this industry in the last few years has the potential to undermine consumer confidence not only in your organization but also […]

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