Post Tagged with: "Capital One"

BMO’s Innovation Pipeline Includes Smart Branches, Roboadvisory, and Blockchain

BMO’s Innovation Pipeline Includes Smart Branches, Roboadvisory, and Blockchain

by February 8, 2017 at 3:03 pm 1 comment

BMO Bank has been “heavily” investing in its technology architecture for the past five years. The bank reached a “major milestone” at the end of 2016, according to David Gordon, the bank’s U.S. chief technology and operations officer. “That’s in terms of all the tech capabilities we have built, which willRead More

Schwab’s Robo Success Depends Largely on Humans

Schwab’s Robo Success Depends Largely on Humans

by December 21, 2016 at 12:19 pm 1 comment

In the transition from in-person advice from financial planners, to a fully robo experience available at your fingertips, there is (at least) one step in between: the cyborg model. In the world of financial advice, a hybrid advisory system, which combines fully automated algorithm-driven advice and certified (human) professionals, seemsRead More

Four Starbucks App Features FIs Need to Borrow ASAP

Four Starbucks App Features FIs Need to Borrow ASAP

by December 19, 2016 at 12:56 pm 1 comment

If you followed the seven-hour biennial Starbucks Investor Day conference (as I am sure most of you did) earlier this month, you got an earful of the latest updates in the Starbucks world, including updates to its ingenious mobile app. The app, which now has more than 20 million members,Read More

CapOne Tests Voice Tech Applications with Cortana

CapOne Tests Voice Tech Applications with Cortana

by December 14, 2016 at 4:30 pm 1 comment

In the race of adopting voice technology in banking Capital One is certainly taking the lead (with not too many competitors on the horizon, to be fair). Microsoft unveiled the Cortana Skill Kit, a set of tools, which will allow developers to leverage Microsoft bots and create new Cortana implementations, atRead More

Breaking Banks: #InvestedinTech with Capital One! [AUDIO]

Breaking Banks: #InvestedinTech with Capital One! [AUDIO]

by November 29, 2016 at 8:58 am 0 comments

On this episode of Breaking Banks, fintech writer JP Nicols hosts a panel dedicated to exploring the innovations and technology behind Capital One. Nicols is joined by guests from Capital One’s team, including Scott Zimmer, global head of design, Tom Poole, managing VP of digital and payments, and Naveed Anwar,Read More

Top 20 Bank Video Ads of 2016

Top 20 Bank Video Ads of 2016

by November 15, 2016 at 10:26 am 0 comments

Every year, Bank Innovation chooses the bank and fintech videos  that made us laugh, the ones that made us cry, the ones that made us want to go out and buy baby animals, and of course, the ones that made us go out and better manage our finances (well, we tried.)Read More

Capital One Blankets Mobile Space with 3 Apps in Top 20

Capital One Blankets Mobile Space with 3 Apps in Top 20

by October 6, 2016 at 10:34 am 1 comment

Credit Karma is king of both mobile platforms this week, but it may have a challenger rising in the ranks. PayPal follows at second and third in Google Play and iOS, respectively. That’s not a surprise, but Capital One having not one, not two, but three apps in the top twenty inRead More

ClearXchange Runs the Table by Signing Citigroup

ClearXchange Runs the Table by Signing Citigroup

by September 30, 2016 at 11:01 am 0 comments

ClearXchange has racked up an impressive series of wins in recent months, bringing several major banks live on its realtime payments network. But this week it may have scored its biggest win of all — signing longtime holdout Citigroup. ClearXchange’s client roster already includes the nation’s largest banks: JPMorgan Chase,Read More

Why Is Capital One the Only Bank Using Alexa?

Why Is Capital One the Only Bank Using Alexa?

by September 30, 2016 at 10:23 am 2 comments

Earlier this year, Capital One and Amazon teamed up to put the Capital One “Skill” app on the Amazon Echo—as of now, Capital One customers who have the Echo or Echo Dot (anything with Alexa) can access their bank accounts using their voice. Capital One is currently the only financialRead More

Credit Karma Hits 60 Million Users, Will Add Mortgages

Credit Karma Hits 60 Million Users, Will Add Mortgages

by September 9, 2016 at 9:37 am 1 comment

Credit Karma now has 60 million users. Yes, that zero is supposed to be there. And the company, which gives out free credit scores and generates revenue from selling lending leads, is adding 1 million to 2 million users — which the company calls “members” — per month, a Credit Karma official told anRead More