Westpac’s Curran lures CBA men to new IT exec roles 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 9, 2014 | Comment Now 
Former stablemates will work together again.
 
Australia’s fintech landscape goes under the microscope 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
FSI panel recommends national digital identity, innovation committee.
 
Westpac offers fingerprint log-in for mobile banking 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
St George's iPhone, Samsung project expands across bank.
 
Swift, Fiserv to build Australia’s new payments platform 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 2, 2014 | Comment Now 
Real-time processing promised under 12-year deal.
 
Service Stream welcomes new CIO 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 27, 2014 | Comment Now 
Ex-Westpac, Orica IT exec appointed.
 
Westpac hires SAP man as CTO 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 25, 2014 | Comment Now 
Creates four new IT lead positions.
 
Tech start-ups battle it out for Westpac funding 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 20, 2014 | Comment Now 
House price prediction platform wins out.
 
Debunking the innovation myth 
By Brett Winterford | Nov 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
Banks don’t need chief innovation, data or digital officers, says Westpac’s Dave Curran. They’ve just got to get on with the job.
 
A banker meets a bitcoiner 
By David Gee | Nov 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Former CIO David Gee meets Bitcoin guru Jason Williams.
 
ANZ names new CIO 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 6, 2014 | Comment Now 
American Citibank exec joins as head of IT.
 
NAB tech team told to build now, mop up later 
By Brett Winterford | Nov 6, 2014 | Comment Now 
Build of complete tech stack prioritised over customer migrations.
 
ANZ equips ATMs with 'tap and pin' technology 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
Makes long-trialled mobile wallet publicly available.
 
Westpac merges seven legacy wealth systems 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Celebrates completion of retail online banking migrations.
 
US hacker sentenced to 21 months in prison for $17m scheme 
Oct 26, 2014 | Comment Now 
Targeted global banks over two years.
 
Meet FABACUS, Westpac's first computer 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 24, 2014 | Comment Now 
GE225 operators celebrate gold anniversary.
 
MasterCard adds fingerprint scanner to credit cards 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 20, 2014 | Comment Now 
Biometric security to replace PIN.
 
Cloud, big data propel bank CISOs into the boardroom 
By Brett Winterford | Oct 20, 2014 | Comment Now 
And this time, they are welcome.
 
Apple Pay to land with iOS 8.1 next week 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
Formal arrival with first big update to new mobile OS.
 
Photos: A tour of CommBank's new innovation lab 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
Oculus Rift, Kinect and more.
 
Veteran AMP CIO steps down 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
New tech chief named as replacement.
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