CR2 recognised as a top performer and achieved “Technology Standout” designation in Celent ABC vendor view for Retail Digital Banking Platforms

2 Mar 2023
CR2 recognised as a top performer and achieved “Technology Standout” designation in Celent ABC vendor view for Retail Digital Banking Platforms

2nd March 2023, Dublin, Ireland: CR2 a global leader in digital banking and payments business has achieved the “Technology Standout” designation by Celent in their ABC Vendor View for “Retail Digital Banking Platform: International Edition”.

This report set out to award vendor platforms based on Celent’s proprietary ABC scoring methodology – Advanced technology, Breadth of functionality, Customer base and support. The 2022 edition of the report includes market-leading retail digital banking platforms from across the globe.

According to Celent, “CR2 stands out for being able to serve a variety of markets. Thanks to its flexible, configurable platform and its support of multiple channels including non-internet based and agency banking. Its strength in payments is evident in its feature scope. Its steady investment in technology has translated into strong implementation and integration scores by customers”.

Commenting on the recognition, Cormac Duncan, Head of Product Management, CR2, said, “We are delighted to receive the “Technology Standout” recognition from Celent. It is always good to get external recognition for the work we do. 2022 marked a significant year with many highlights here at CR2. We continue to develop our Bankworld Platform with a focus that powers our bank partners to deliver user journeys that ‘WOW’ their customers while keeping the technical implementation simple. This commitment to keeping technical implementation simple is very important across financial services and underpins our robust growth strategy.”

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About CR2:

CR2 is a leader in digital banking and payments. The business powers over 90 successful bank implementations in more than 50 countries across the world. BankWorld, their core digital banking and payments platform, offers the broadest capabilities in market and uniquely integrates their Digital Banking, Digital Wallet and Payments Hub (Card Issuing, ATM Driving, Merchant Acceptance). In addition, CR2’s Partner Ecosystem combines the confidence of BankWorld with access to easy plug-in, third-party Fintech innovations.

In simple terms, CR2 helps financial service providers to build around consumers with technology that supports both customer experience and an ability to deliver consistently.

If you think financial services cannot innovate quickly, THINK again,


About Celent:

Celent is a research and advisory firm dedicated to helping financial institutions formulate comprehensive business and technology strategies. Celent publishes reports identifying trends and best practices in financial services technology. With a team of internationally experienced analysts, Celent is uniquely positioned to offer strategic advice and market insights on a global basis.


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