PRTODAY / NewswireToday Free press release distribution service network

More news: Software
Written by / Agency / Source: Infosys Technologies Ltd

Check Ads Availability|e-mail Article


Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!

Finacle from Infosys Powers the Digital Commerce Revolution to Unlock New Revenue Streams and Extend Banking Reach - Standard Bank chooses Finacle digital commerce solution to drive agency banking and increase financial service efficiency across Africa (NASDAQ: INFY) - Infosys.com
Finacle from Infosys Powers the Digital Commerce Revolution to Unlock New Revenue Streams and Extend Banking Reach

 

NewswireToday - /newswire/ - Bangalore, India, 2012/06/08 - Standard Bank chooses Finacle digital commerce solution to drive agency banking and increase financial service efficiency across Africa (NASDAQ: INFY) - Infosys.com. NYSE: INFY

   
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Software Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

Infosys, a global leader in consulting and technology, announced another successful partnership sparked by its recently unveiled Finacle™ digital commerce solution. Finacle™ will power agency banking for Standard Bank and help the bank extend service channels across its markets in Africa. This new alternate channel for the bank will offer value-added financial services to consumers, in Africa, while also reducing cost of operations for the bank.

Finacle™ digital commerce solution helps unlock new revenue streams not only for financial institutions, but also telecom service providers and retailers by enabling instant cashless payments and commerce between merchants and consumers. The solution empowers consumers to consolidate payment instruments such as accounts, cash or cards, on a single digital wallet, made accessible anytime, anywhere on their preferred digital channel. Standard Bank, leveraging Finacle™, will onboard and manage agents, using the mobile or Internet channels, to service remote customers cost-effectively. The solution will enable agents to offer a host of services ranging from customer on-boarding, cash deposits, cash withdrawal and banking transactions, to service requests.

Commenting upon the partnership, Terry Moodley, Chief Executive, Personal and Business Banking Africa at Standard Bank, said “Mobility is a critical component of our business growth in Africa. We see the rapid proliferation and take up of mobile and mobility services, and in some areas Africa is leading the way for the rest of the world. In this dynamic business and technology environment we need to be agile in responding to continually evolving customer needs but also have the flexibility to innovate and differentiate ourselves in the market place. Finacle digital commerce solution from Infosys provides us with the technology platform to deliver on our mobility strategy thereby positively impacting the communities in which we operate and keeping our customers moving forward.

According to Haragopal Mangipudi, Global Head - Finacle, Infosys,"With Finacle™ digital commerce, we aim to accelerate innovation for financial institutions, telecom providers and retailers. We believe there is a growing market for payments, and cost-effective agency services, driven by access to digital channels. Our partnership with Standard Bank is a great example of how organizations can harness the immense potential of digital money to extend banking reach and spark new growth opportunities."

Finacle™ digital commerce is a multi-channel wallet offering that supports both assisted and self-service channels such as the Internet, mobile, ATM, kiosks and IVR. The solution is ubiquitously available across mobile platforms, access modes and devices, and is built with robust security at the transmission, application and data levels. The comprehensive service portfolio features:

• Digital wallet management: Consumer, corporate and stored value wallets with funding options including cash, prepaid cards, bank account, credit and debit card;
• Comprehensive payments framework: Funds transfer, utility bill payments, merchant payments, Peer to Peer (P2P) payments including cash deposit, withdrawal and international remittances through remote or contactless modes;
• Customer on-boarding: Self registrations through the Web and SMS. Bulk registrations, KYC checks and custom approvals supported;
• Agency services: Agent on-boarding, commissions, product origination and servicing;
• Ecosystem management: Merchant on-boarding, payments, settlements and reconciliations.

Built on an industry standard architecture, using J2EE, Finacle™ digital commerce solution employs a standard interface for seamless integration and features a 'product factory' to launch and deploy services rapidly. The solution is slated to significantly simplify payments and access to banking services.

About Standard Bank
Standard Bank Group is the largest African bank by assets and earnings. Standard Bank trades in 18 countries on the African continent, including South Africa, and 13 countries outside Africa with an emerging market focus. In some markets Standard Bank trades as Stanbic Bank.

About Finacle™ Universal Banking Solution
Finacle from Infosys (infosys.com/finacle) partners with banks to power-up their innovation agenda, enabling them to differentiate their products and service, enhance customer experience and achieve greater operational efficiency. This proven and effective framework for multi-disciplinary change, enables banks to shift their strategic and operational priorities. Finacle solutions address the core banking, e-banking, Islamic banking, treasury, wealth management and CRM requirements of retail, corporate and universal banks worldwide. Several powerful and differentiating features make Finacle one of the most comprehensive, flexible and scalable universal banking solutions in its class. These solutions, when associated with Finacle services, empower banks to maximize their opportunities for growth, while minimizing the risks that come with large-scale business transformation.

About Infosys
Many of the world’s most successful organizations rely on the 150,000 people of Infosys to deliver measurable business value. Infosys (infosys.com) provides business consulting, technology, engineering and outsourcing services to help clients in over 30 countries build tomorrow's enterprise.

Safe Harbor
Certain statements in this release concerning our future growth prospects are forward-looking statements, which involve a number of risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those in such forward-looking statements. The risks and uncertainties relating to these statements include, but are not limited to, risks and uncertainties regarding fluctuations in earnings, fluctuations in foreign exchange rates, our ability to manage growth, intense competition in IT services including those factors which may affect our cost advantage, wage increases in India, our ability to attract and retain highly skilled professionals, time and cost overruns on fixed-price, fixed-time frame contracts, client concentration, restrictions on immigration, industry segment concentration, our ability to manage our international operations, reduced demand for technology in our key focus areas, disruptions in telecommunication networks or system failures, our ability to successfully complete and integrate potential acquisitions, liability for damages on our service contracts, the success of the companies in which Infosys has made strategic investments, withdrawal or expiration of governmental fiscal incentives, political instability and regional conflicts, legal restrictions on raising capital or acquiring companies outside India, and unauthorized use of our intellectual property and general economic conditions affecting our industry. Additional risks that could affect our future operating results are more fully described in our United States Securities and Exchange Commission filings including our Annual Report on Form 20-F for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2011 and on Form 6-K for the quarter ended June 30, 2011 September 30, 2011 and December 31, 2011.These filings are available at sec.gov Opens in a new window. Infosys may, from time to time, make additional written and oral forward-looking statements, including statements contained in the company's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission and our reports to shareholders. The company does not undertake to update any forward-looking statements that may be made from time to time by or on behalf of the company.

 
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Software Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

Written by / Agency / Source: Infosys Technologies Ltd

 
 

Availability: All Regions (Including Int'l)

 

Traffic Booster: [/] Quick Newswire Today Visibility Checker

 

Distribution / Indexing: [+] / [Company listed above is a registered member of our network. Content made possible by PRZOOM / PRTODAY indexing services]

 
 
# # #
 
Software Warnings - IMPORTANT:
Always be aware/cautious about what you download on your computer/mobile! PURCHASE SOFTWARE related keywords / Banner Ads. Click HERE for details!
.

 
  Your Banner Ad showing on ALL
Software articles,
CATCH Visitors via Your Competitors Announcements!


Finacle from Infosys Powers the Digital Commerce Revolution to Unlock New Revenue Streams and Extend Banking Reach

Company website links NOT available to basic submissions
It is OK to republish and/or LINK any newswire for any legitimate media purpose as long as you name Newswire Today and LINK as the source.
 
  Is this your article?
Activate ALL web links and social stream by Upgrading to Press Release PREMIUM Plan Now!

Profile / Press Room |
Publisher Contact: Joya Ahluwalia - Infosys.com 
+91 8041565002 Joya_Ahluwalia[.]infosys.com
 
Newswire Today - PRZOOM / PRTODAY disclaims any content contained in this article. If you need/wish to contact the company who published the current release, you will need to contact them - NOT us. Issuers of articles are solely responsible for the accuracy of their content. Our complete disclaimer appears here.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Issuance, publication or distribution of this press release in certain jurisdictions could be subject to restrictions. The recipient of this press release is responsible for using this press release and the information herein in accordance with the applicable rules and regulations in the particular jurisdiction. This press release does not constitute an offer or an offering to acquire or subscribe for any Infosys Technologies Ltd securities in any jurisdiction including any other companies listed or named in this release.

Software via RSSAdd NewswireToday - PRZOOM Headline News to FeedBurner
Find who RetweetFollow @NewswireTODAY



Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!


Read Latest Articles From Infosys Technologies Ltd / Company Profile


Read Software Most Recent Related Newswires:

LDiscovery Completes Acquisition of Kroll Ontrack
SYSPRO Opens a New Office in Nairobi, Kenya
Rocket Servergraph Professional Now Supports IBM i
JDA Solutions Selected by Coca-Cola FEMSA Mexico to Support its Innovative Supply Chain
CommutAir Leverages The Weather Company, an IBM Business, to Harness the Power of Big Data from the Tarmac
Leading Independent Research Firm Cites TIBCO as a Strong Performer in Insight Platform Report
Saba Named a Leader in Learning and Performance Management
Infor Recognized as Top Retail Software Provider in 2016 RIS News LeaderBoard
IBM Debuts Blockchain Ecosystem to Help Accelerate Growth of Networks on Hyperledger Fabric
Permanent TSB to Improve Contact Centre Performance and Compliance with Noble Systems Composer Real-Time Speech Analytics
Rush Health Selects InterSystems HealthShare to Integrate Health Records, Support Value-Based Care
IBM Launches New Bluemix Services with GitHub and Slack Integration to Speed App Development in the Cloud
Yellowfin Launches Analytics Industry’s First Virtualized Integrated Data Preparation Module
TIBCO Releases TIBCO Mashery Local API Management Solution for Hybrid Gateway Deployments
Comways and Altitude Highlight Flexible Solutions at Belgium Contact Center Congress

Boost Your Social Network
& Crowdfunding Campaigns


LIFETIME SOCIAL MEDIA WALL
NewswireToday Celebrates 10 Years in Business


PREMIUM Members


Visit  La Bella Bakery Artisan Bakery Arizona

Visit  JobsWare.com





 
  ©2016 Newswire Today — Limelon Advertising, Co.
Home | About | Advertise/Pricing | Contact | Investors | Privacy/TOS | Sitemap | FRANCAIS
newswire, PR free press releases distribution service magazines engine news alert newsroom press room breaking news public relations articles company news alerts newswiredistribution ezine bizentrepreneur biznewstoday digital business report market search pr firms agencies reports distri-bution today investor relation successful internet entrepreneurs newswire distribution prtoday.com freenewswiredistribution asianewstoday bizwiretoday USA pr UK today - NOT affiliated with PRNewswire as we declined their partnership offer in 2013
 
PRTODAY & NewswireTODAY are NOT affiliated with USA TODAY (usatoday.com)