News Archive from September 30, 2013
Tablet-Friendly Websites a Must for Banks September 30, 2013A report from Corporate Insight finds that, slowly but surely, financial services firms are rolling out new websites with clear, tablet-friendly features in mind.
3 Ways Ontario, Canada Is Leading the Charge in Mobile Payments September 27, 2013MasterCard ranked Canada as the second most prepared country in the world for widespread mobile payments adoption. Here are some of the reasons why.
Chase Tops Keynote Mobile Banking Scorecard September 27, 2013Banks are moving towards offering more robust, transactional mobile services and capabilities, the scorecard finds. Sun National Offers Mobile Payments to Small Business Customers September 25, 2013The New Jersey-based bank, in conjunction with First Data, expanded its mobile payment solution, Pogo, to small businesses.
Mobile Wallets, Tailored For Credit Unions September 24, 2013Mobile payments technology provider CU Wallets has launched a mobile wallet application for credit unions.
VeriFone Taps Citi Exec as New CEO September 24, 2013Paul Gallant, formerly the CEO of Citigroup's Enterprise Payments business, will take the reigns at VeriFone starting Oc. 1.
ACI Acquires Official Payments September 23, 2013The move is intended to expand the company's footprint in the electronic bill pay market.
Banking Transformation: How Do We Get There? September 22, 2013By helping financial institutions to develop digital banking strategies that optimize mobile, analytics and cloud solutions, SAP aims to double its revenues in financial services by 2015. 4 Key Payments Trends from the 2013 World Payments Report September 20, 2013Capgemini's latest World Payments Report highlights a number of interesting trends that are fostering the growth of non-cash payments around the globe. KeyBank Improves Employee Experience with New Internal Search Engine September 20, 2013Using Coveo’s Advanced Enterprise Search the bank has made it easier for employees to quickly find information in its internal knowledge database. BB&T Challenges Mobile Banking Patent September 20, 2013Legal documents filed by the bank's attorneys are challenging the patentability of generic integrated circuit patents.
TD Bank Rolls Out Mobile Check Deposit September 19, 2013The bank announced this week it is introducing the popular mobile banking capability for users of its iPhone and Android app. Wells Fargo Prioritizes Paperless September 19, 2013The bank has completed more than one billion e-receipt transactions at ATMs, as it seeks to be more environmentally friendly and offer customers more choices. U.S. Bank First to Offer Mobile Money Transfer with Western Union September 18, 2013The new capability will allow customers to send money internationally through Western Union from the U.S. Bank mobile app. Barclays Gets Into the Mobile Payments Game September 17, 2013Barclays has launched a mobile checkout feature that allows users to make purchases from a mobile web or checkout page, as well as a "buy" feature that allows consumers to purchase from as advertisement via QR code.
Barclays Expands Use of Crowdsourcing to Better Customer Experience September 17, 2013Barclays new Your Bank site offers customers the chance to share and vote for ideas on how the bank can better serve them. ANZ Uses Public Cloud Across The Business September 17, 2013Although many banks will only consider private cloud, ANZ CTO reports that his bank's growth strategy depends on public cloud capabilities.
BofA Merrill Lynch Consolidates Data Systems September 16, 2013 5 Ways Mobile Banking Is Evolving: Finovate September 13, 2013Several new technologies demoed at Finovate this week showcased new ways that mobile is solving pain points for banks and their customers. SAP Acquires KXEN September 13, 2013SAP plans to extend their offering of predictive analytics on SAP HANA by acquiring KXEN.
MasterCard Shows Off Its Vision of the Future of Mobile Commerce September 12, 2013At its Innovation Showcase in New York City MasterCard demonstrated a number of new capabilities to elevate customer experience in mobile commerce. Number of Undercapitalized Banks Falls To Lowest Level in Five Years September 12, 201326 banks were considered undercapitalized as of June 30, according to research from SNL, compared to 38 the same time last year.
Making Personal Finance Social Spotlighted At Finovate September 11, 2013Making it easier to pay friends and manage family finances collaboratively was a clear theme among the many new financial services tools presented yesterday at Finovate Fall in New York City. ClearXChange Names New CEO September 10, 2013Former Wells Fargo executive Michael Kennedy says mobile p2p payments will continue to grow.
Barclays Puts the Safety Deposit Box in the Cloud September 09, 2013Barclays online banking customers will now be able to scan and upload important documents a cloud-based document storage system. See more news