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International Women's Day 2018

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Today we celebrate all of our strong confident women working in every unit of our organisation across the world – Dublin, Dubai, Amman, Bangalore, Moscow, Johannesburg and Perth - for the continued contribution each one of us make to help CR2 be the great success it is today.

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Bank of Sharjah to benefit from CR2’s digital upgrade

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Bank of Sharjah, an established provider of commercial and investment banking solutions in the UAE, now boasts a superior customer experience across its key digital touch-points - mobile and internet - via an upgrade of CR2’s BankWorld digital banking platform.

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NBAD Egypt goes live with CR2’s BankWorld Internet

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CR2 is delighted to announce that National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD) Egypt, will be launching their next generation of internet banking powered by CR2’s BankWorld Internet platform as of 12 March 2017. This, coupled with the bank’s soon-to-be-released Mobile App also provided by CR2, make clear NBAD Egypt’s dedication to providing an omnichannel experience for their customers.

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CR2 announces new CEO, Fintan Byrne and CFO, Paul Geraghty

CR2 has today announced that its Board of Directors have appointed Fintan Byrne as Chief Executive Officer and Paul Geraghty as Chief Financial Officer, both of whom will also be sitting on the Board of Directors effective immediately. Fintan joins CR2 from his most recent role as General Manager for Europe with Mastercard Payment Gateway Services while Paul joins most recently from IBM having worked for the past 3 years as CFO for Curam Software.

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Bank Al Etihad offers new ways to pay bills at the ATM, empowered by CR2

Bank al Etihad, a leading Jordanian financial and banking institution, and CR2, a leading provider of self-service banking solutions, have today announced that Bank Al Etihad will now be offering bill payment services at the ATM to both their customers and non-customers alike. This convenient service will see Bank Al Etihad customers topping up their airtime with Orange as well as making bill payments for various services such as utilities and water right there at a Bank Al Etihad ATM in a fast, secure and convenient way.

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Ovum advises banks to put CR2 on their Radar

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After evaluating CR2 and its BankWorld platform, analyst firm Ovum has recommended that banks put CR2 on their Radar when it comes to their physical and digital banking strategy. Get your free copy of the report here.

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CR2 empower Barclays to enhance its card-less services in Botswana

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Barclays Bank of Botswana recently announced that it has launched a new card-less cash deposit service at its Francistown main branch in an effort to further enhance its ATM capabilities. The new service, enabled by CR2’s real-time cash deposit solution, allows for card-less cash deposits to be made into accounts by both customers and non-customers alike conveniently, at any time.

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Why put CR2 on your Radar, by Ovum

Ovum puts CR2 in its Radar list. The report explains why CR2 should be on your radar. "CR2 is one of the few companies capable of delivering an integrated channel experience that also includes ATMs and kiosks."

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Botswana Savings Bank welcomes customers to “Smooth Banking” with the help of CR2’s BankWorld ATM

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CR2 is delighted to announce that on 28 July, Botswana Savings Bank (BSB) celebrated the official launch of its Smooth Visa Debit Card at an event in Gaborone which was attended by numerous distinguished guests including the Honourable Minister of Transport and Communications, Tshenolo Mabeo who also gave the keynote speech on this prestigious occasion. CR2, the market leader in Botswana with true local market expertise, has worked throughout this project alongside Botswana Savings Bank to bring these new capabilities to life.

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Upwardly mobile: The many faces of mobile banking in modern Africa

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Mobile banking in Africa is a topic which is being discussed endlessly as banks scramble to not only ensure they are part of the all-important financial inclusion story, but also as they try to understand how to service these customers in a way which is cost effective, efficient and convenient. While the African market is undoubtable becoming more technologically sophisticated by the minute, many banks and commentators alike are now asking, is there still a place for standard mobile banking in a continent where 2016 will be seen as the first year ever that smartphone sales will outstrip basic mobile phone sales?

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