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. Read more »

A new surge of logical attacks on ATMs: what the Belgian experience teaches

In June and July 2020, ATMs of the Belgian bank Argenta were attacked by hackers. Using special software, the criminals seized control of the ATMs and withdrew all the cash that was there. The bank not only suffered financial and reputational losses, but was also forced to take out of service 143 ATMs with a similar software stack to avoid a recurrence of incidents. Read more »

ATM history: yesterday, today, tomorrow

The first cash-dispenser was created in 1939 by American scientist Luther George Simjian. That moment was the birth of the banking self-service field, but as it says: “The first step is always the hardest” – that idiom exactly fits the description of that machine, called “City Bank of New York”. After all, it has been used only for six months, before the device has returned to the creator due to complexity of maintenance. Read more »

Self-service of the banks of the future.Overview of new DN Series ATMs

A year ago, one of the leading manufacturers of banking hardware and a developer of banking software solutions, Diebold Nixdorf announced the launch of a new line of DN Series ATMs. Read more »

BS/2 Provides a Full Maintenance Service On Banking Equipment Even During Quarantine

Due to the rapid global coronavirus disease spread, the WHO announced the COVID-19 outbreak a pandemic on March 11. Most countries have introduced quarantine and recommended their citizens to isolate themselves from social contact. Schools, kindergartens, shops, cafes, restaurants and other public gathering places were closed. Many companies let their employees work from home. Read more »

Latvian microfinance organization LAKS gives fingerprint loans through an ATM

Microfinance organizations have advantages over large banks when ensuring the availability of financial services for retail customers due to their flexible approach to providing credits. Read more »

Banking Fusion 2019 will bring bankers from 6 countries together in Tashkent

The international banking conference Banking Fusion 2019 will be held on November 26-27 in Tashkent. The event is organized by BS/2 with the support of the Uzbekistan banking association, Diebold Nixdorf and Sargent&Greenleaf. Read more »

Intersect 2019. Experience and Prospects of the Global Banking Industry

Bank branches will not disappear in the near future. This opinion was expressed by Gerrard Schmid, the president of Diebold Nixdorf, at the opening ceremony of the three-day Intersect 2019 conference in Las Vegas, which was also attended by representatives of Penkių kontinentų bankinės technologijos (BS/2), a part of the Penki Kontinentai Group. Read more »

Future Retail. Diebold Nixdorf Partner Summit

Recent trends and changes in the industry have become key topics of discussion at the partner summit of Diebold Nixdorf, worldwide leader in banking and retail solutions. Read more »

Challenges and Development Trends of the Banking and Retail Sectors — at IN TOUCH ALMATY 2018

One of the largest international conferences IN TOUCH ALMATY 2018 will take place in Kazakhstan on October 25, where experts of banking technology and retail will meet. Read more »