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Ally Adds Android Pay and Samsung Pay to Boost Mobile Payments

Ally Adds Android Pay and Samsung Pay to Boost Mobile Payments

by June 23, 2016 at 10:44 am 1 comment

Ally Bank belongs to the “open-wallet camp,” for now. The online bank introduced Android Pay and Samsung Pay integration for its debit cards, in addition to the existing Apple Pay option, Ally announced yesterday. The addition of these two mobile payment services, according to CEO Diane Morais, expands the optionRead More

Are Personal Finance Apps Old News?

Are Personal Finance Apps Old News?

by May 16, 2016 at 12:09 pm 0 comments

Personal finance management and investment apps — Level Money, Acorns and the like — have gained popularity among millennials, who seem to enjoy the added control over their finances through smartphones. But on the investor side, the hype over these apps is cooling off, according to Tanya Ladha, senior manager atRead More

Ally Buys TradeKing to Move into Wealth Management Sector

Ally Buys TradeKing to Move into Wealth Management Sector

by April 6, 2016 at 9:50 am 1 comment

The branchless financial institution Ally Bank is expanding its offerings with the upcoming acquisition of TradeKing, a wealth management platform, announced yesterday. Ally had floated this ambition back in February. Ally has been adding to the functionality of its mobile app at a fast clip recently. Just last month, the bank announced theRead More

Ally Bank to Add Android Pay and Samsung Pay

Ally Bank to Add Android Pay and Samsung Pay

by March 18, 2016 at 4:27 pm 3 comments

Ally Bank will add Android Pay and Samsung Pay functionality “later this year,” Bank Innovation has learned. These additions would join Ally’s Apple Pay service, which the bank introduced this week. In a fourth feature introduced in recent months to simplify and enhance customer use of Apple products for mobile banking, AllyRead More

4 Ways Banks Can Engage With Fintech Startups

4 Ways Banks Can Engage With Fintech Startups

by November 6, 2015 at 9:07 am 2 comments

With the fintech startup community booming, banks need to be plugged into that community to stay ahead of digital disruption. Every bank will need to work with startups in some way to grow their business in an environment that is so ripe for digital disruption. The catalyst for digital technologyRead More

Ally to Launch Apple Watch App Later This Month

Ally to Launch Apple Watch App Later This Month

by September 25, 2015 at 11:40 am 0 comments

Ally Bank will become the latest bank to launch a smartwatch app later this month. Ally is also continuing its tradition of mobile innovation with an Apple Watch, set to launch later this month, Ally Bank President & CEO Diane Morais told Bank Innovation. The app will include functionality toRead More

Ally Bank CEO’s First Words to Public: ‘Thank You’

by September 24, 2015 at 1:46 pm 1 comment

Diane Morais became president and CEO of Ally Bank last March. Her first public words to customers: “Thank you.” Ally last week released a new video that features Morais, who goes by the nickname Di. It appears to be Morais’s first public communique, and it carries a simple message: thankRead More

Investment Round in Cheddar Starts Heating Up

Investment Round in Cheddar Starts Heating Up

by May 5, 2015 at 10:52 am 1 comment

The seed round for Cheddar, a mobile banking startup, is starting to accelerate. The $200,000 round needs around $38,000 to close, with several investors committing to the company in just the last few days, including Pramod Rustagi, an active angel investor who is a former Intel software engineer. The round is being syndicatedRead More

Coolest Brands 2015: Honorable Mention

Coolest Brands 2015: Honorable Mention

by March 15, 2015 at 9:33 am 1 comment

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Ally, Union and Capital One Post Large Deposit Gains

Ally, Union and Capital One Post Large Deposit Gains

by January 2, 2014 at 9:28 am 0 comments

Ally Bank and Union Bank posted the largest gains in deposit dollars of the Top 20 Banks in the third quarter of 2013 compared to the previous quarter, while Capital One and Union Bank posted the largest gains over the previous year, according to a Bank Innovation analysis of dataRead More