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Application Period Opens for Second INV Fintech Accelerator Class

Application Period Opens for Second INV Fintech Accelerator Class

by August 15, 2016 at 12:42 pm 1 comment

Calling all fintech startups — today marks the opening of the application period for the second class of INV Fintech, a global accelerator operated by Bank Innovation and Fiserv. Interested startups can apply here. The application period will close Friday, September 9. INV, which launched in January, is the firstRead More

Ally to Alert You of Potential ‘Splurges’

Ally to Alert You of Potential ‘Splurges’

by April 22, 2016 at 11:33 am 0 comments

Ally Financial is betting that negative reinforcement can have a positive effect on your wallet. The bank launched a new app this week — still in beta — dubbed “Splurge Alert.” The app asks users to identify stores and areas where they tend to overspend, from coffee shops to malls,Read More

Apple Pay Adds Access to 21 Million Customers

Apple Pay Adds Access to 21 Million Customers

by December 23, 2014 at 11:56 am 0 comments

As the year races to a close, Apple continues to sign banks onto its Apple Pay mobile payment platform at a rapid pace. The Cupertino, Calif.-based tech giant added within the last couple of weeks financial institutions that cumulatively have more than 21 million customers and assets of nearly $450 billion. Here areRead More

BB&T, Union Bank Win Race for Deposits in 2Q 2013

BB&T, Union Bank Win Race for Deposits in 2Q 2013

by September 16, 2013 at 5:11 pm 0 comments

BB&T Bank and Union Bank saw the largest growth in deposit dollars among the Top 20 banks in the nation over last quarter, according to a Bank Innovation analysis of FDIC data. The 20 largest banks overall lost an average of 1.1% of deposit dollars — or $1.3 billion —Read More

Light Fees Lift Bluebird to Top Spot in Prepaid Cards Study

Light Fees Lift Bluebird to Top Spot in Prepaid Cards Study

by July 30, 2013 at 10:20 am 1 comment

The high-flying Bluebird card from American Express and Walmart claimed the top spot in Consumer Reports’s first ranking of prepaid cards today. Another American Express venture with a retail giant, Target, finished last among the 26 cards surveyed. Bluebird is still a new product, having launched in October 2012. ConsumerRead More

Union Bank, Wells Fargo Record Big Gains in Deposit Dollars

Union Bank, Wells Fargo Record Big Gains in Deposit Dollars

by June 10, 2013 at 4:25 pm 0 comments

Union Bank won the deposit race in the first quarter. The San Francisco bank increased its federally insured deposit dollars in the first quarter of 2013 more than any of the nation’s 20 biggest banks by assets. Union’s deposits grew  8.2%, or $2.3 billion, over last quarter, according to FDIC dataRead More

The 5 Big Banks That Piss Off Their Customers Most

The 5 Big Banks That Piss Off Their Customers Most

by April 15, 2013 at 7:00 am 6 comments

Which of the nation’s 20 largest banks seem to have ticked off its customers most over the last year or so? Try HSBC Bank, Sovereign Bank, RBS Citizens, TD Bank and SunTrust Banks. Among the Top 20 banks by deposits in the nation, these five banks had the greatest rateRead More

Social Media Tells the Story of Capital One Cyber Attacks

Social Media Tells the Story of Capital One Cyber Attacks

by March 13, 2013 at 2:22 pm 1 comment

The cyber attacks are back (if they were ever gone) — with distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks messing up your online banking day. The attacks are bigger and badder than ever, but banks are better at re-routing traffic and getting customers where they need to go and shunting attackRead More