Fiber-Optic Internet Penki Will Celebrate its 22nd Birthday

In Lithuania, the era of fiber-optic Internet began on October 28, 1998, when Penkių kontinentų komunikacijų centras, a member of the Penki Kontinentai Group, for the first time in Lithuania offered its customers the fastest fiber-optic Internet. So this day, we will celebrate the birthday of the Penki network, but also the fiber-optic Internet in Lithuania! more »

COVID-19 Has Been Diagnosed To Five Employees of BS/2

Five COVID-19 cases have been identified in Penkių kontinentų bankinės technologijos, a company belonging to the Penki Kontinentai Group. more »

Digital Payments Accelerated with Covid-19 Pandemic

Payment cards, electronic payments, and online services have become a reality not only in financial but also in social, utilities, and other spheres. Many countries strive for a new reality in which there are no coins or bills. Swedish churches already accept donations electronically, and China has more than five bankcards per person. Various factors affect the speed of the cash refusal: the emergence of new convenient and safe solutions, the development of innovative technologies, and even such extraordinary circumstances as the COVID-19 pandemic. more »

Traditional Victory of SEB at the BFI Cup Tournament

The tennis tournament, which took place in the Vilnius sports complex SEB Arena on October 10-11, was traditionally held with the support of Penkių kontinentų bankinės technologijos (BS/2), owned by Penki Kontinentai. more »

The World Invests in Cryptocurrency ATMs: What's New?

The total number of devices worldwide has already exceeded 10,000 according to the Coin ATM Radar. The first Bitcoin ATM was installed seven years ago in Vancouver. As stated by the Norwegian financial company AksjeBloggen, the number of crypto ATMs grew by 167 percent over the year. more »

ASHBURN International Forges Partnerships With Online Banks

ASHBURN International has signed a payment service agreement with Travel Union, the travel-focused digital banking platform for individuals, families, and travel industry partners. The company will provide a range of services for the development of payment acquiring infrastructure. more »

BS/2 expands cooperation with the Halyk Group

Financial institutions in Central Asia actively invest in banking equipment. The strategy of the Halyk Group is focused on the introduction of high-tech products and services. One of the priorities of Group's banks is the development of a self-service banking channel, which led to the increased interest in cash recycling ATM and specialized software that expands the functionality of devices. more »

5 ATM Fleet Management Tools to Improve Your Bank's Operational Efficiency

The number of ATMs continues to increase in most countries of Eastern Europe and Central Asia. In 2020 this number increased by almost 10% in Georgia and Azerbaijan and more than 20% in Uzbekistan. It means that along with the rapid development of online banking and mobile services, financial institutions continue to rely on self-service devices. more »

BS/2 will take part in Self-Service Banking Asia 2020

The international conference Self-Service Banking Asia 2020 will be held on September 23-24. The event is organized by RBR, one of the world's leading providers of strategic research and consulting services for organizations working in the field of retail banking, banking automation, retail technology, cards and payments. more »

How Does Technology Help Retail During Pandemic

The coronavirus continues to change the habits and needs of shoppers around the world. more »