Ready for Real Time: BBVA Compass Up & Running on New Core System November 29, 2012Accenture's Alnova new core banking infrastructure is now running BBVA Compass' checking and savings deposit platform across the bank’s 716 branches Banks and Servicers Agree To Mortgage Relief for Sandy Victims November 07, 2012A number of mortgage lenders in New York State have agreed to waive late payment fees and postpone foreclosures for Sandy victims. Sandy Highlights Bank's Disaster Plans November 02, 2012Many financial institutions were able to communicate with customers through various channels about branch and ATM closures, and temporarily waiving fees. Banks Recovering From Sandy Aftermath October 31, 2012Major U.S. banks said on Wednesday they
had reopened more than half of the branches that were closed as
Hurricane Sandy battered the U.S. East Coast earlier this week. Bank of America Offers Assistance Program After Hurricane Sandy October 31, 2012The bank notified customers that it is launching an assistance program to help those in need of financial assistance in the wake of the storm. Social Media Helps Banks Communicate with Customers Affected by Hurricane October 30, 2012A number of banks are posting service updates, contacting customers and even providing safety tips to followers through their social media channels during Sandy's aftermath. TD Bank's Assistance Program to Help Customers Pay for Costs of Hurricane Sandy October 30, 2012The bank is offering quick credit lines, instant issue of debit cards and waived fees to help customers in the aftermath of the storm. U.S. Stock Markets Consider Opening on Wednesday October 30, 2012U.S. stock exchanges are looking at opening on Wednesday after monster storm Sandy receded from New York, sources said, and the New York Stock Exchange is testing a
new plan to help resume trading. Banks Prepare For Sandy Onslaught October 29, 2012Most branches in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic U.S. are closed; disaster recovery plans in progress.
Sandy Shuts Down Wall Street October 29, 2012Hurricane Sandy, the monster
storm bearing down on the U.S. East Coast, strengthened on
Monday after hundreds of thousands moved to higher ground,
public transport shut down and the U.S. stock market suffered
its first weather-related closure in 27 years.< Sandy Weill’s "Conversion" -- Why the Shock? July 26, 2012Sandy Weill changed his mind about the structure of big banks. Why is everyone so surprised? Q&A: Antonio Massanell, Managing Director of CaixaBank, on Succeeding Globally February 15, 2012Massanell discusses how Barcelona-based CaixaBank is meeting the challenges of globalization by driving efficiencies, innovating and forming strategic partnerships. Virginia Rometty to Become IBM President and CEO October 26, 2011The IBM board of directors has elected Virginia Rometty to replace Samuel Palmisano as CEO and president of IBM, effective Jan. 1, 2012. JPMorgan Chase Hires Susan Ehrlich to Lead Next Generation Payments Division September 29, 2011The executive will help the bank create payments services and solutions for consumers, small businesses and retail merchants. Firefox 4 and Banco Santander Don't Mix March 25, 2011Customers of Europe's largest bank are unable to access online services with the new browser. Intel Says New vPro Boosts Performance and Speed, for Laptops, Virtual Desktops February 15, 2011More powerful Core processors, built in authentication features and a Citrix collaboration make the latest vPro laptops and desktops worth a look. BofA's Apparent Domain Buy-Up the Cost of Doing Business in the Age of WikiLeaks January 21, 2011Reports suggest Bank of America might be taking online brand protection initiatives. Banco Santander to Replace 670 ATMs January 21, 2011Largest bank in Europe to roll out a fleet of Diebold Opteva machines.
Bank of America vs. Wikileaks Battle is Heating Up December 20, 2010Wikileaks founder Assange says banks are attacking him and vows to release incriminating documents about them. Researcher Shows How Fraudsters Might Use iOS Browser Loophole to Fool Users November 30, 2010A loophole in how some mobile browsers display website address bars could represent an opportunity for fraudsters to trick users into believing they are visiting a trusted site.