POP Bank Selects Crosskey as Lead Banking System Partner
POP Bank today signed a cooperation agreement with Crosskey on the renewal of its central banking system.
POP Bank plans to introduce the new central banking system in 2025. The cooperation agreement has no immediate effect on the day-to-day banking services offered by the Bank.
POP Bank Group is a Finnish financial group with 21 POP banks, digital non-life insurance service P&C Insurance Ltd, central credit institution Bonum Bank Plc and central institution POP Bank Center coop.
“POP Bank Group’s vision is to be a bank that combines personal and digital services, with the highest level of customer satisfaction and a fast decision-making process. The renewal of our central banking system is one of our main strategic projects. We want to offer our customers intuitive and secure banking services in line with our vision, while enabling agile and channel-independent product and service development,” says Jaakko Pulli, Acting CEO of POP Bank Center coop.
“As a market challenger, we need to be able to react proactively to changes in customer behavior. When selecting a system partner, it was important for us to have a common vision of the potential of the sector, a complete offer, a proven track record and a vast experience of integration solutions in our sector”, continues Pulli.
Crosskey is Finland’s leading provider of IT solutions for the financial sector. Its systems already serve more than 3.5 million end customers.
“We look forward to implementing our corebank, netbank, capital market and API platforms for POP Pankki. Our platforms are proven in the Finnish market and will allow POP Pankki to continue to grow its business at a rapid pace,” says Crosskey CEO Niclas Södergård.