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Simple Announces Shared Accounts for Spouses (and Roommates?)

Simple Announces Shared Accounts for Spouses (and Roommates?)

by September 30, 2016 at 11:13 am 0 comments

The knock on neobanks (and personal financial management apps, for that matter) has long been that they are only useful to a certain kind of customer — young and single, with uncomplicated financial lives. Simple, the neobank that started it all, is taking on that issue. Owned by BBVA sinceRead More

BBVA Compass Introduces Multi-Check Deposit for Mobile

BBVA Compass Introduces Multi-Check Deposit for Mobile

by May 4, 2016 at 10:14 am 0 comments

Check use may be on the decline, but those little slips of paper don’t seem to be going away. In fact, in its latest iOS update, BBVA Compass, a digital-forward bank, essentially doubled down on checks. The latest app update (v. 4.6) from BBVA Compass offers up a more robust remote-deposit capture.Read More

Coolest Brands 2016: BBVA‘Innovate or Die’

Coolest Brands 2016: BBVA

‘Innovate or Die’

by February 16, 2016 at 8:46 am 2 comments

BBVA has a lot more going on than Simple, cool as that acquisition was. In Jan. 2015, CEO Francisco Gonzalez said, “Some bankers and analysts think that Google, Facebook, Amazon or the like will not fully enter a highly regulated, low-margin business such as banking. I disagree. What is more,Read More

BBVA Compass Enables Realtime Mobile Rewards [VIDEO]

BBVA Compass Enables Realtime Mobile Rewards [VIDEO]

by November 16, 2015 at 11:47 am 0 comments

Bank wallets continue to gain ground and add functionality the tech giants will have trouble replicating. Capital One led the way by enabling POS transactions from its mobile app, and JPMorgan Chase followed up with an announcement of Chase Pay, expected in mid-2016. But today BBVA Compass announced the realtime redemptionRead More

Lending Wins at Startup Competition in New York

Lending Wins at Startup Competition in New York

by September 24, 2015 at 9:50 am 0 comments

Lenders stole the show — and won the two awards — at the BBVA Open Talent competition, held last Tuesday in New York. This is the seventh year the competition has been held, according to Gustavo Vinacua Acosta, director of the innovation center at BBVA. The event was part part of FinTechX,Read More

Dwolla Is ‘Happy to Be the Pipes’ of the Payment System

Dwolla Is ‘Happy to Be the Pipes’ of the Payment System

by September 3, 2015 at 12:17 pm 2 comments

Not so long ago bankers feared that fintech insurgents like Dwolla wanted to turn FIs into “dumb pipes” moving money around while the fintechs would own the customer experience. Payments platform Dwolla, for one, has moved past wanting to own the customer. “We’re happy to be the pipes,” CEO BenRead More

Umpqua Completes Core Update

Umpqua Completes Core Update

by April 17, 2015 at 10:58 am 1 comment

Umpqua has a brand-new core. The Portland, Ore.-based Umpqua Holdings Corp. said yesterday that it had completed its core upgrade, which was first announced last summer. The core upgrade included the integration of core systems from Sterling Financial Systems, which Umpqua acquired in April 2014, making it, Umpqua said, the West Coast’s largestRead More

BBVA Compass and Dwolla Launch Realtime Payment Service [Video]

BBVA Compass and Dwolla Launch Realtime Payment Service [Video]

by April 8, 2015 at 11:22 am 2 comments

Money movement service Dwolla and BBVA Compass Bancshares, the Birmingham, Ala.-based bank, have struck a deal to provide a realtime payment service. Called FiSync, the service is said to move money “faster than a web page takes to load” for BBVA Compass account holders making payments. FiSync launched today. DwollaRead More

Dwolla Moves Deeper into Commercial with BBVA Deal

Dwolla Moves Deeper into Commercial with BBVA Deal

by October 30, 2014 at 4:54 pm 0 comments

Dwolla and BBVA Compass’ recent announcement of a partnership to bring realtime payments to BBVA customers brings Dwolla’s new role into sharp relief, which is that Dwolla is not a P2P company, it is a B2B company.

How Any Company Can Now Become a Bank

How Any Company Can Now Become a Bank

by April 29, 2014 at 11:20 am 0 comments

A newly unveiled service now lets any company offering “banking.” Prepaid player Synchology and savings platform provider Social Money have come together to offer a bank-like product that brands can sell to their customers. The “integrated financial services product” features a Visa prepaid debit account, goal-based savings, a rewards programRead More