How Banks Win the Battle for Prepaid CustomersMay 08, 2013Banks can leverage current assets to grow their share of the younger and underbanked customer segments through prepaid products, as long as they keep in mind what these customers are looking for.
How Banks Can Compete In the Mobile Shopping MarketMarch 19, 2013By combining targeted coupon offers based on transactional data with a layered shopping experience that includes social media and gaming, banks can win big with mobile shopping apps, and position themselves for mobile wallet adoption.
Gamification: Are Banks Ready To Play?February 05, 2013While foreign banks are beginning to launch gaming initiatives in their digital channels, U.S. banks have been hesitant to follow suit. But any bank that's serious about customer experience will have to take a hard look at the growing trend.
Rewriting the KYC PlaybookJanuary 18, 2013Banks must address the "V3challenge" -- questions around variety, velocity and vagueness -- in order to achieve better bank counterparty due diligence, as part of Know Your Customer compliance.
Standard Chartered Fined $330 Million in Iran ProbeDecember 06, 2012Standard Chartered
expects to pay $330 million to settle a case with U.S.
regulators for breaking sanctions on Iran, the Asian-focused
bank said on Thursday, a second such penalty which could almost
wipe out its profit growth this year.
Core Banking Systems Winners And LosersDecember 03, 2012Don Free, research director at Gartner, shares his views on how the core vendor market is changing, and what banks and vendors must do to stay competitive, with BS&T associate editor Jonathan Camhi.
Digital Wallets Turn A CornerNovember 30, 2012The beginning of the holiday season has brought some positive tidings for the growth of mobile wallets. Bank Systems & Technology looks at the road - and challenges - ahead.
Cloud Growth: Strategy, Not Cost-CuttingOctober 30, 2012Adoption of cloud and as-a-service computing models is accelerating in banking. While costs-savings may be the primary driver, increasingly the cloud is seen as a means of innovation and competitive advantage.