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Juniper Research Insights are a subscriber-only download. Published fortnightly, they summarise the news we feel will have the largest impact on the market. For more information please visit our Juniper Research Insights page.



 
Fintech Insights - Visa to Acquire Plaid for $5.3 Billion, Showing Importance of Open Banking

Fintech Insights - Visa to Acquire Plaid for $5.3 Billion, Showing Importance of Open Banking

January 2020
Following a previous strategic investment, Visa announced that it was acquiring US Open Banking start-up Plaid, for $5.3 billion. Visa cited ‘how it enhances the growth trajectory of [its] business’ as a major factor in the decision, claiming also that ‘the acquisition, combined with [its] many fintech efforts already underway, will position Visa to deliver even more value for developers, financial institutions and consumers.’
 
Telco Insights - Vodafone Announces Development of Multi-RAN 5G Network Capabilities

Telco Insights - Vodafone Announces Development of Multi-RAN 5G Network Capabilities

January 2020
UK network operator, Vodafone, has announced that it has launched MORAN (Multi Operator Radio Access Network) and now supports the capability to passively share its infrastructure with O2 via CTIL (Cornerstone Telecommunications Infrastructure Limited).
IoT Insights - CES 2020: Key Announcements, Takeaways & Round-up

IoT Insights - CES 2020: Key Announcements, Takeaways & Round-up

January 2020
On 7th-10th January, CES 2020 took place in Las Vegas to exhibit the latest innovations in consumer technologies, bringing together global leaders in IoT, AI, and mobile connectivity.
Fintech Insights - Insurtech wefox Group Secures Additional $110 Million Series B Finding

Fintech Insights - Insurtech wefox Group Secures Additional $110 Million Series B Finding

December 2019
Following a $125 million Series B funding round in March 2019, wefox announced that it has secured an additional $110 million Series B investment, led by OMERS Ventures and also includes Merian Chrysalis, Samsung Catalyst Fund, Mundi Ventures amongst others.  
 
IoT Insights - Vodafone GmbH to Acquire Grandcentrix

IoT Insights - Vodafone GmbH to Acquire Grandcentrix

December 2019
Vodafone GmbH has acquired Cologne-based IoT solutions provider grandcentrix. The company will remain an independent subsidiary as part of the Vodafone Group, and aid the company’s expansion as a partner in the LPWAN (low power wide area network) space. This also follows the company’s acquisition of German cable operator Unitymedia.
 
Telco Insights - Telefónica Deutschland Chooses Huawei and Nokia for its 5G Network Rollout

Telco Insights - Telefónica Deutschland Chooses Huawei and Nokia for its 5G Network Rollout

December 2019
In December 2019, Telefónica Deutschland announced that it had selected Huawei and Nokia as their chosen network vendors for its 5G RAN (radio access network), subject to the suppliers meeting government security standards.
 
Telco Insights - Syniverse Messaging Server Glitch

Telco Insights - Syniverse Messaging Server Glitch

November 2019
A message transfer server at messaging platforms provider Syniverse failed on 14th February, and was reactivated on 7th November. Rather than purging older messages, as it typically does, the server sent those old messages to over 168,000 US consumers.
Fintech Insights - NatWest Launches Challenger Bank Bó

Fintech Insights - NatWest Launches Challenger Bank Bó

November 2019
After being announced last September, UK banking giant NatWest has launched new digital bank Bó this week. The bright yellow card comes with a smartphone-based digital account and other tools such as real‑time categorised spending updates and budget management.
 
IOT Insights - AT&T Microsoft's New Solution for Enterprise Edge Processing, Powered by 5G

IOT Insights - AT&T Microsoft's New Solution for Enterprise Edge Processing, Powered by 5G

November 2019
In July 2019, AT&T and Microsoft announced a strategic alliance, worth $2 billion, which meant that AT&T data and workflows migrated to Microsoft’s Azure platform, as well as plans to collaborate on 5G and Cloud computing. This week, this was followed up with the announcement of a pilot launch of an edge computing service, called Network Edge Compute; a virtualised 5G core that can deploy Azure services.
Telco Insights - Swisscom, Ericsson and Qualcomm Carry Out First Commercial 5G DSS Call

Telco Insights - Swisscom, Ericsson and Qualcomm Carry Out First Commercial 5G DSS Call

November 2019
On November 11th, Ericsson announced that it had completed the world’s first over-the-air spectrum sharing commercial 5G data call together with Swisscom and Qualcomm Technologies. The call, carried out at Swisscom’s Digital Lab on October 31st, used ESS (Ericsson Spectrum Sharing) on a FDD (Frequency Division Duplex) low band.
 
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