IBM Banking and Financial Services

IBM Banking and Financial Services With longstanding relationships with the world's top financial institutions, IBM has a long history of creating and managing complex ecosystems and helping entire industries in the face of market transition.  IBM brings deep expertise in all facets of the banking industry and an understanding of the operating models and businesses processes that must be redesigned and fused with new technologies to help banks improve profitability.

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IBM Banking Industry Blog Gain a First-Mover Advantage on Europe’s New Payments Market with Value-Added Services (Chae An)

IBM Banking Industry Blog Blockchain it's good and it's going to get better Blog (James Wallis)

IBM Banking Industry Blog Blockchain in Financial Markets the next big thing or no big thing?  (Keith Bear)

IBM Banking Industry Blog Banks apply automation and gamification to personalize service (Paolo Sironi)

IBM Banking Industry Blog Banks can modernize, innovate and transform faster with DevOps (Saneev Sharma) 

Cognitive Bank Blog (Likhit Wagle): The Inescapable Urgency of the Cognitive Bank

Blockchain Blog (Shanker Ramaurthy): Blockchain and the reinvention of enterprises, ecosystems and economies

IBM Center for Business and Government Blog Blockchain-an Emerging Technology that has Promise to Address Functional and Security Needs in Healthcare IT 

News releases
Date Title
04 Oct 2017 Bank of Montreal, CaixaBank, Commerzbank, Erste Group, IBM and UBS Collaborate to Advance an Open, Blockchain-based Trade Finance Platform
20 Sep 2017 China Construction Bank (Asia) and IBM Developing Hong Kong’s First Bancassurance Powered by Blockchain
10 Aug 2017 HSBC and IBM develop cognitive intelligence solution to digitise global trade
08 Aug 2017 KBank and IBM Develop Blockchain-Based Letter of Guarantee Service
19 Jul 2017 London Stock Exchange Group collaborating with IBM to develop securities data blockchain solution for European SMEs
17 Jul 2017 IBM Mainframe Ushers in New Era of Data Protection
11 Jul 2017 ANZ, Westpac, Scentre and IBM complete successful blockchain trial for bank guarantees
26 Jun 2017 Seven Major European Banks Select IBM to Bring Blockchain-Based Trade Finance to Small and Medium Enterprises
25 Jun 2017 AEON Financial Service Building a Financial Platform for Asian Market Based on IBM Blockchain
14 Jun 2017 With Watson Financial Services, IBM Launches Cognitive Era of RegTech
08 Jun 2017 Mizuho Bank Begins API Banking on IBM Cloud to Help Drive Innovation with Partners
17 May 2017 Australian Settlements Limited Taps IBM Cloud in Preparation for New Payments Platform
17 May 2017 IBM and Chile’s Santiago Exchange to Deliver World’s First Securities Lending Blockchain Solution
10 May 2017 IBM Names Top Security Elements for Hybrid Cloud Adoption in Banks
03 May 2017 Philippines’ UnionBank Selects IBM Cloud for App Overhaul
24 Apr 2017 IBM Names Five Essential Qualities For Banks in Today's Digital and Cloud Environment
20 Mar 2017 IBM Launches New Developer Tools for Financial Services
23 Feb 2017 Chubb Taps IBM For IT Integration and Infrastructure Consolidation
27 Feb 2017 Santander Boosts Client Experience with Enterprise iOS Apps Powered by IBM
22 Feb 2017 Northern Trust and IBM Pioneer Use of Blockchain Technology to Help Transform Private Equity Administration
26 Jan 2017 Sberbank Rehauls Corporate Online Banking with Digital Marketplace Designed with IBM
22 Nov 2016 IBM Closes Acquisition of Promontory Financial Group
14 Nov 2016 IBM Blockchain Helps FinTechs and Banks Address KYC Challenge
14 Nov 2016 Automated Financial Systems Taps IBM Cloud to Expand Financial Services
21 Oct 2016 SBI SECURITIES Works with IBM to Test Blockchain Technology for Bond Trading Platform
03 Oct 2016 IBM and Majesco Form Partnership to Accelerate New Insurance Services on IBM Cloud
29 Sep 2016 IBM Announces Planned Acquisition of Promontory to Transform Regulatory Compliance with Watson
28 Sep 2016 IBM Cloud to Accelerate Bank Sohar’s Digital Transformation
28 Sep 2016 Clarient Global Adopts IBM Cloud, VMware for Enhanced Private Cloud Capabilities
28 Sep 2016 Blockchain Adoption Moving Rapidly in Banking and Financial Markets: Some 65 Percent of Surveyed Banks Expect to be in Production in Three Years
06 Oct 2016 Royal Bank of Scotland Engages IBM Watson For Cognitive Insights to Better Serve Customers
27 Sep 2016 CLS to develop a payment netting service to provide further efficiencies and resilience to the foreign exchange market
26 Sep 2016 IBM Provides Real-Time Payment Processing for Banks with new Financial Transaction Manager for Immediate Payments
20 Sep 2016 The Clearing House Taps IBM to Help Digitally Transform the U.S. Payments System
16 Sep 2016 IBM and Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ to Use Blockchain For Contract Management between the Two Companies
03 Aug 2016 Leading Peruvian Insurance Company RIMAC Introduces IBM MobileFirst for iOS Enterprise Risk Inspect Application
28 Jul 2016 Amica Insurance Digitally Transforms Claims Handling with IBM MobileFirst for iOS
14 Jul 2016 IBM Launches Cloud Services for Blockchain on Industry’s Most Secure Server
11 Jul 2016 IBM to Open Blockchain Innovation Center in Singapore to Accelerate Blockchain Adoption for Finance and Trade
30 Jun 2016 IBM and Crédit Mutuel Arkéa Pioneer the Use of Blockchain to Manage Customer Identity and Improve Customer Satisfaction
28 Jun 2016 IBM Opens Garage in SoHo, New York City for Cloud Developers; Targets Fintech, Blockchain and Other Fast Emerging Tech
23 Jun 2016 Mizuho Financial Group and IBM to Test Blockchain Technology for Settlements Using Virtual Currency
14 Jun 2016 VMware and IBM Expand Global Cloud Partnership with Desktop Services
09 Jun 2016 IBM invests to accelerate development and commercialization of disruptive technologies in Asia
31 May 2016 China's Fujian Rural Credit Selects IBM to Help Manage New Financial Products
25 May 2016 FleetCor Adopts IBM Cloud to Help Businesses Stay in the Fast Lane
18 May 2016 ING Direct Australia Turns to IBM to Engage Younger Online and Mobile Banking Consumers
18 May 2016 Standard Life Delivers Financial Services Catered to the Unique Needs of 3.8 million UK Customers with IBM
29 Apr 2016 IBM Launches First Highly Secure Blockchain Services for Financial Services, Government and Healthcare on IBM Cloud
29 Feb 2016 Mizuho Bank Taps IBM Research Robotics Platform to Modernize Customer Service and Hospitality in Japan
22 Feb 2016 Alior Bank Expands Relationship with Apple and IBM to Further Improve Banking Experience for Customers
19 Feb 2016 Deloitte LeasePoint Powered by IBM to Address New Accounting Lease Standards
16 Feb 2016 IBM and Japan’s Largest Stock Exchange to Test Blockchain For Trading Environments
16 Feb 2016 IBM Delivers Blockchain-As-A-Service for Developers; Commits to Making Blockchain Ready for Business
16 Dec 2015 Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank Partners with IBM to Launch Innovative Digital Studio
21 Oct 2015 IBM Study: Customer Loyalty Shrinking For Banks at a Time When Relationships Matter Most
13 Oct 2015 IBM Speeds Real-Time Payment Processing, Unleashes Additional Support for High Volume International Payments via the SWIFT Network
13 Oct 2015 KBC Group Delivers Customers Powerful Banking Experience Driven by IBM z13 Mainframe
12 Oct 2015 IBM Security Helps Financial Services Accelerate Global Threat Intelligence Sharing
31 Aug 2015 ANZ signs AU$450 million, five-year strategic partnership with IBM
18 May 2015 Deloitte and IBM Team to Deliver Next Generation Risk Intelligence
23 Apr 2015 Swiss Re Corporate Solutions Joins Forces with IBM to Offer Cyber Risk Protection
31 Mar 2015 IBM and The Weather Company Partner to Bring Advanced Weather Insights to Business
02 Mar 2015 Next IBM MobileFirst for iOS Apps Unveiled
24 Feb 2015 Citi and IBM Align to Accelerate Digital Banking Innovation Through Citi Mobile Challenge
26 Sep 2014 Busan Bank Selects IBM to Enhance Customer Experience with New Mobile Apps
27 Aug 2014 IBM and Monitise Form Global Go-to-Market and Resourcing Alliance
21 Jul 2014 IBM and Monitise Help Financial Institutions Capitalize on Commerce
14 Jul 2014 SICOSS Group Launches Payroll and HR Management Suite on IBM Cloud to Streamline Delivery of Payments
02 Jul 2014 Vissensa Selects IBM Enterprise Cloud System to Improve Performance and Deliver New Services for Customers
20 Mar 2014 IBM Launches New Software and Consulting Services to Help Organizations Tackle $3.5 Trillion Lost Annually to Fraud and Financial Crime
07 Jan 2014 Bank of China Achieves Customer-Centric Transformation with IBM
07 Jan 2014 Nedbank Taps into IBM Analytics to Improve Customer Experience by Leveraging Social Insights
12 Dec 2013 BMN signs strategic agreement with IBM to transform and optimize its applications and IT infrastructure
31 Oct 2013 ABC Capital Selects IBM PureSystems over Oracle, Dell and HP
10 Oct 2013 ING Vysya Bank Selects IBM MobileFirst to Support Business Growth
09 Oct 2013 IBM Cloud Enables Vietnam's TienPhong Bank to Drive Business Growth and Expansion
05 Sep 2013 IBM Transforms Mortgage Fulfillment Process and Improves Customer Experience
04 Sep 2013 IndusInd Bank Turns to IBM to Deepen Customer Relationships
30 Aug 2013 South Korea Online Trading Firm Uses IBM Flash to Speed Up Online Transactions
23 Jul 2013 Spanish Bank Kutxabank Signs a Strategic Alliance with IBM to Transform IT Infrastructure
18 Jul 2013 IBM Announces a 10-Year Strategic Partnership with UniCredit to Deliver New Services
01 Jul 2013 Jordan Ahli Bank Turns to IBM to Transform Customer Experience and Accelerate Growth
23 May 2013 Leading Vietnamese Bank Reaches New Clients with IBM Smarter Computing
21 May 2013 IBM Watson At Your Service: New Watson Breakthrough Transforms How Brands Engage Today's Connected Consumers
09 May 2013 Central Bank of India Taps IBM Analytics to Accelerate the Enterprise, Reduce Risk
10 Apr 2013 IBM Helps Itella Streamline Business Operations with a Private Cloud Solution
08 Apr 2013 IBM To Open Cloud Lab For Wall Street Clients
27 Mar 2013 Keystone Bank Adopts IBM Smarter Computing Solution to Drive Business Transformation Agenda
20 Mar 2013 IBM Helps ING DIRECT Canada Connect with Mobile, Social Customers
12 Mar 2013 Banorte-Ixe Partners with IBM to Establish a Unique Client-Centric Banking Model in Latin America
11 Mar 2013 IBM, SAP and Axxiome Help Nationwide Building Society Reach New Milestone in Transformation Program
31 Jan 2013 Dombivli Nagari Sahakari Bank Selects IBM PureSystems Over HP and Dell


  • IBM Chairman and CEO Ginni Rometty Keynote Address at Sibos 2016 IBM Chairman and CEO Ginni Rometty Keynote Address at Sibos 2016

    Date added: 28 Sep 2016

    IBM Chairman and CEO Ginni Rometty discusses how cognitive technology and innovations such as Watson and blockchain have the potential to radically transform the financial services industry at Sibos 2016 in Geneva, Switzerland on Weds., September 28, 2016. (Sean Ebsworth Barnes/Feature Photo Service for IBM)

  • IBM and The Weather Company Partner to Bring Advanced Weather Insights to Business IBM and The Weather Company Partner to Bring Advanced Weather Insights to Business

    Date added: 31 Mar 2015

    Manju Malkani, IBM analytics consultant, left, and Paul Walsh, Vice President of Weather Analytics at The Weather Company, access real-time weather data through IBM Watson Analytics, in NYC.  On March 31, 2015, IBM and The Weather Company announced a partnership to use analytics and cloud computing to integrate real-time weather data gathered via the Internet of Things - such as sensors in smartphones, drones and buildings - to improve business decision-making. (Jon Simon/Feature Photo Service for IBM) More information: Faye Abloeser,, 908-770-0762.

Contact(s) for the Press kit

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IBM Media Relations - Banking and Financial Services IBM Global Business Services 1 (914) 766-2379 t/l: 826.2379