Two of the banking innovation industry’s most dynamic — and experienced — executives will participate in fireside chats at Bank Innovation 2015, the annual gathering of banking innovation professionals for in-depth discussions on the future of financial services.
Operation Choke Point is a coordinated effort by the Department of Justice (DOJ) in conjunction with the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) to hold financial institutions and their payment processor partners responsible for allegedly illegal acts committed by merchants and other third-party payees.
The DEMOvation Challenge is Back. After a successful launch in 2014, Bank Innovation 2015, on March 2-3 in Seattle will once again host an exclusive DEMOvation session. The DEMOvation session will kick-off Day Two of the conference, which brings together FinTech mavens with innovative bankers for a series of in-depth discussions.
LendingClub’s IPO, which was trading 65% higher than its IPO price today, is big news here in the United States. But the peer-to-peer credit company might be more notable news in France. As has been well-documented, LendingClub’s founder, Renaud Laplanche, is French. He appears to have more notable status there, although he livesRead More
CUneXus Solutions, which makes software for lenders, unveiled a mobile loan origination product on video yesterday. CUneXus serves both banks and credit unions in a variety of different loan types.
Innotribe, SWIFT’s FinTech startup initiative, announced its 2015 Startup Challenge locations today, and opened the competition to applications.
A new lender looking to rationalize borrowing for university expenses opened its doors yesterday. Called College Ave, the service is backed by Fenway Summer, the joint investment and advisory business that has backed such startups as alternative lender Prosper, virtual currency service Circle, and student loan management tool Tuition.io.
Alternative Credit is scaling fast today, with ventures headed to IPO. OnDeck will be the first out of the gate. It is likely that Lending Club, Kabbage and Prosper will follow. This will give OnDeck a tremendous branding opportunity. It will also put OnDeck under intense scrutiny. The weakness in the Alternative Credit model is […]
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Social media is thought of as a separate universe than other digital channels, but there is significant overlap, and banks should take advantage of this.
BankMobile is asking its first 5,000 customers to help brainstorm how the bank should look and work.