Seven Ways Banks Can Leverage a 'Security Data Scientist' May 17, 2013Business leaders are striving to turn their Big Data into Big Returns.
Q&A: Banks Must Take a Holistic Approach to Cybersecurity May 16, 2013As cybercrime becomes more prevalent, due to the widespread access to technology that criminals now have, banks must remain eternally vigilant, says Booz Allen Hamilton's Bill Stewart. NCR/uGenius Technology Deal Targets Growth of Video ATM Technology January 03, 2013Integration of uGenius' technology intended to accelerate financial services adoption of APTRA Interactive Teller; advances NCR's evolution into a software-driven business. Renaissance of Fraud Spurs New Approaches to Anti-Money Laundering October 12, 2012Adopting a comprehensive approach to financial crime prevention, with greater reliance on analytics tools and collaboration among banks, regulators and law enforcement entities, was the theme of ACAMS' recent AML & Financial Crime conference. Citigroup Hires New Head of Mobile Consumer Services June 29, 2012Christy Wyatt, formerly of Motorola, will lead the company's online, mobile and ATM consumer banking operations. Life Without Channels: How to Provide a Seamless Customer Experience June 11, 2012Banks that fail to provide a seamless, singularly branded experience across all customer touch points risk alienating a new generation of customers. Here are some tips on developing a delivery strategy for a world without distinct channels. Misys to Merge With Turaz June 01, 2012Vista Equity Partners has finalized its $2.6 billion all-cash takeover of the U.K. financial services vendor, and announced it will merge the company with business banking software provider Turaz. Banks Find Lessons to Improve the Consumer Experience in the Online Retail Model April 24, 2012Online retailers have led the way in providing the kinds of real-time, personalized transactions that consumers have come to expect. What can banks take away from the modern retail experience to improve their own customer satisfaction? Misys Agrees to Vista Takeover Deal March 19, 2012The London-based financial services software vendor agreed to be acquired by a private equity firm. Temenos Pulls Out of Misys Merger Talks March 12, 2012The company said it could not come to an agreement with Misys on a merger deal. More M&A Talk Swirls Around Misys March 05, 2012Two private equity firms are considering a joint offer to acquire the U.K. financial software provider. Vista Proposal for Misys Threatens Misys-Temenos Merger Talks February 21, 2012Vista Equity Partners has made a nonbonding proposal to acquire Misys, threatening a possible merger between Temenos and Misys that was announced earlier this month. Inside J.P. Morgan's Payments Strategy: Q&A With Managing Director Christine Doria November 07, 2011Globalization, regulation and efficiency are among the top challenges corporate customers face today, according to Christine Doria, managing director, global product executive, USD clearing, J.P. Morgan Treasury Services (New York). BS&T editorial dir U.S. Bank Partners with Garda on Remote Cash Deposit Delivery October 25, 2011The partnership will allow the bank's business customers to deposit cash electronically from store locations. Cisco and Distra Partner on Payments Solution September 20, 2011The companies have teamed up to release a platform aimed at phasing out legacy payment systems. New Strategies for Retail Banks in the Post-Crisis Era August 08, 2011Ernst & Young's 2011 Global Banking Survey identifies the challenges and operational implications of refocusing on the consumer, especially when considered in combination with the host of regulatory changes being implemented. PA Community Bank Saves Time With Automated Mortgages March 17, 2011Although customers aren't flooding rural Community Bank's website with online mortgage applications, loan officers' time and trees are being saved with mortgage software. MERS, Under Attack, Says It Can't Be Blamed for the Mortgage Mess March 07, 2011Homeowners and county recordkeepers have been challenging the massive MERS mortgage database in courts all over the country. But while MERS is losing many of these cases, it's winning some, too. Dodd-Frank Whistleblower Provisions Could Hamper Banks' Compliance Efforts, NACD Claims December 21, 2010Rules incent informers to bypass their internal compliance departments and report foul play directly to the SEC, the group says. 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.