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.
Apple, Always the Elephant in the Mobile Payments Room September 26, 2013As Blackberry and Samsung have enabled NFC on all of their new handsets sold in Canada, Apple has conspicuously refused to join the growing mobile payments market. ING Direct Canada Looks Forward On Mobile April 10, 2013The bank is partnering with IBM on several innovative mobile banking initiatives.
E-Signatures Deliver Savings and Efficiency for Royal Bank of Canada March 18, 2013RBC has used e-signatures to cut down on administrative tasks for its mobile retirement planners, saving time and costs in investment transactions. Bank of England Breaks Tradition in Naming New Governor November 26, 2012Bank of England breaks tradition in naming Mark Carney, governor of Bank of Canada, to succeed Sir Mervyn King as governor in July 2013. Royal Bank of Canada Completes Acquisition of Global Investor Services Business July 27, 2012Dexia Investor Services Limited will be rebranded as RBC Investor Services.
The Sell Side of CIF April 19, 2011When the bank marketing division hugs the bank IT division, then I'll believe the engagement is more than just sweet nothings. Citi Adopts Syncada B2B Payments Processing Solution March 29, 2011Citi Global Transaction Services unit partners with Syncada from Visa for financial supply chain accounts payable management. Why the Retail Store Bank Branch Is Making a Comeback March 28, 2011Banks are spending millions of dollars to renovate branches in the image of retail stores and install interactive technologies, such as touchscreens and videoconferencing, to entice and engage customers. Why now? 3 Must-Have Features in a Mobile App March 18, 2011What are banks asking for in a mobile app? Drew Sievers of mFoundry gives his top-3. Fraud Victims to Protest RBC with Christmas Carols December 13, 2010We'll show you a Holly Jolly Christmas, clients of Ponzi schemer Earl Jones threaten. Intuit Rolls Out Canada-Specific Version of Mint.com December 01, 2010Intuit Inc. rolled out a country-specific edition of online personal financial management site Mint.com today in Canada. It's the first Mint edition tailored to a specific country outside of the United States. Royal Bank of Canada's Futuristic New "Stores" Blend Self-Service With Assisted Service November 15, 2010Microsoft Surface and Cisco telepresence help Canadian branch staff ease customers into online channels and in-depth financial discussions. MicroStrategy and Teradata Roll Out Multi-Channel Customer Analytics for Banks October 28, 2010Teradata's data warehouse and enterprise analytics software mix with MicroStrategy's dashboards. Data Governance Work Will Help Banks Prepare for Basel III September 24, 2010Poor data quality could lead to costly higher capital requirements, Ernst & Young principals say. RBC to Offer Prepaid Contactless Card at Olympics January 29, 2010First contactless Visa card in Canada not linked to a credit card account, to be used at the Vancouver 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games. SAP Appoints Don Trotta New Head of Global Financial Services October 21, 2009SAP appoints Don Trotta new head of Global Financial Services; responsibilities include product strategy, development and market positioning in banking and insurance. SIBOS NEWS: SmartStream Unveils Reference Data Utility September 16, 2009 U.S. Bancorp Teams With Visa to Offer Financial Supply Chain Solution July 31, 2009 Nordea Bank Goes With SunGard for Counterparty Risk May 18, 2009