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. 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? 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. 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. TD Bank Opens Prototype Green Branch April 19, 2010With the launch of an LEED Platinum-certified branch in Queens Village, N.Y., TD Bank takes a major step in its quest to significantly cut its greenhouse gas emissions. Wells Fargo Joins Green Electronics Recycling Group April 16, 2010
Well Fargo on Thursday announced it joined e-Stewards, a group comprised of several companies and institutions that use electronics recyclers that meet certain standards for responsible electronics recycling. State Bank of India to Deploy 300 Solar-Powered ATMs March 15, 2010Solar ATMs said to consume 100 watts of power and to require no air conditioning. KeyBank Prints Less, Saves $2.5 Million February 25, 2010Cleveland bank has already saved $2.5 million in reduced printing costs through the use of print tracking and reporting software. Associated Bank to Save $115K Per Year on Green Data Centers February 19, 2010Bank to use the chill Wisconsin winter air to naturally cool two data centers.