6 Best Practices for Improving AML Screening July 19, 2013A new whitepaper by BankersAccuity outlines a number of steps banks can take to improve efficiency and compliance in anti-money laundering operations.
Green Dot Puts Banks in the Crosshairs January 15, 2013The prepaid financial services company launched GoBank, which it says is a mobile bank account for the smartphone generation.
Adding Salt to Wounds: Consumers Shun Banks for Alternatives September 14, 2012FDIC data shows that the number of households managing their finances without a bank is growing. It sounds like bad news for banks – but maybe it’s actually an opportunity. Chase Announces New CEO of Consumer Card Services August 06, 2012Eileen Serra replaces Gordon Smith as the head of the bank's customer card services. Dodd-Frank, Two Years Later: What Has It Meant for Bank IT? July 02, 2012As more provisions of Dodd-Frank go into effect, how have banks responded to comply to the new regulations? What are some technologies they are adopting to help? Consumerization in Banking Is Driving More Profitable Relationships April 27, 2012Consumerization is changing how both customers and employees interact with their banks through BYOD, social media, and more-customized and targeted approaches to product development. National Bank of Abu Dhabi Creates a Modern Data Center April 18, 2012National Bank of Abu Dhabi cuts energy use and downtime by leveraging multiple Emerson Network Power solutions to modernize and manage its data center. National Bank of Abu Dhabi Boosts Data Center Efficiency April 16, 2012National Bank of Abu Dhabi cuts energy use and downtime by leveraging multiple Emerson Network Power solutions to modernize and manage its data center. Visa Global Development Head Joins Green Dot December 05, 2011The prepaid card company announced that John MacIlwaine will served as its new CIO. Bank of America Merrill Lynch Teams With TerraPass to Provide Carbon Offsets in California October 11, 2011The multimillion agreement will allow the bank to create the first multisector mandatory emissions trading program in the U.S. Internet Banking Preferred Less Among Small to Medium-Sized Businesses September 13, 2011According to an analyst's report, these companies are putting less faith in online banking and are turning back to their branch for service and advice. New Priorities for Bank CEOs: Technology Is Not One of Them June 27, 2011New priorities for bank CEOs: It's not that IT is losing ground, but CEOs are more focused on the challenges of making money in today's uncertain regulatory and competitive environment. Citi Nabs Top Institutional E-Banking Platform In Analyst Study April 08, 2011Research and consulting firm Greenwich Associates ranks Citi's at the top of institutional banking platforms among leading banks. Microsoft and its Partners Express Optimism Around IT Investment February 25, 2011Innovation, differentiation of services and cloud computing are consistent themes with Microsoft's partners. Serving the Underserved Can Help Banks Regain Lost Revenues February 09, 2011Why aren't banks moving more aggressively to tap into the pot of gold represented by the more than 100 million underserved, underbanked and unbanked consumers? TD Bank to Open Nation's First Net-Zero-Energy Branch February 01, 2011A new Fort Lauderdale TD Bank store will open this spring producing as much electricity as it needs to operate. Bank of China Reducing Paper Consumption 95% By Taking SWIFT Messages Paperless January 26, 2011Bank of China's London subsidiary has stopped printing SWIFT messages, instead routing them with IBM software, cutting down on paper and making the messages easier to search.
Is Brick-and-Mortar Retail Banking Going the Way of the Dinosaur? November 01, 2010The brick and mortar retail banking industry must innovate or it will go the way of recently-bankrupt Blockbuster Video. Or the dinosaur, for that matter. BNY Mellon Data Center Wins Energy Star Award August 25, 2010Pennsylvania data center among the first in EPA’s registry of more than 11,000 commercial facilities to receive recognition. SunGard Helping Grameen Scale Up Microfinance Platform August 23, 2010Providing quality assurance and implementation help as microfinance institutions grow.