Post Tagged with: "Citibank"

Citi Fintech Loses CEO Before It Launches a Single Product

Citi Fintech Loses CEO Before It Launches a Single Product

by August 12, 2016 at 3:33 pm 3 comments

Citi Fintech launched in the fall of 2015 to build the bank of the future, but it has yet to release a product. Now Citigroup‘s innovation unit has lost its CEO. USAA announced today that Citi Fintech CEO Heather Cox was joining the bank as chief technology and digital officer, a newRead More

Breaking Banks: Big Data Use in Real-Time Transactions [AUDIO]

Breaking Banks: Big Data Use in Real-Time Transactions [AUDIO]

by April 1, 2016 at 1:31 pm 0 comments

Brett King opened yesterday’s episode of Breaking Banks with the new Citibank report, which suggests disruption will lead to a 30% cut in employees across the retail banking sector. Next up was data and its use in providing context to the consumer experience. Pat Phelan of Trustev and Paul Siegfried of TransUnion spoke about the developmentsRead More

Top 20 Bank Video Ads of 2015 – Page 2

by December 14, 2015 at 6:06 am 3 comments

15. Bank of Ireland brings up the old roommates versus girlfriend trope. It works out for the bank though, and its impressive mobile mortgage functionality. 14. Check out this completely bizarre Citigroup video about a wrecking ball/pinata party. You sort of get what it’s about if you make it to the end.Read More

Credit and Debit Distinctions Blur, Even for Wells Fargo

Credit and Debit Distinctions Blur, Even for Wells Fargo

by December 11, 2015 at 9:42 am 0 comments

Will that be credit or debit? Or rather, what’s the difference? Beyond the obvious — debit cards pull money from your checking account while credit cards draw on a credit facility the issuer has provided — there’s not much difference to a consumer, provided she has money in her checking account. ThisRead More

10 Most Innovative CEOs in Banking 2015, Page 2

10 Most Innovative CEOs in Banking 2015, Page 2

by December 3, 2015 at 11:49 am 3 comments

4. Heather Cox, Citi FinTech Big banks can’t innovate? Er, no one told Heather Cox or Citigroup, which recently launched a mobile-first unit led by Cox, previously the bank’s chief client experience, digital and marketing officer. Cox was in charge of Citibank’s move to the Apple Watch last March, wellRead More

Citi’s Andres Wolberg-Stok Joins Bank Innovation Israel Speakers

Citi’s Andres Wolberg-Stok Joins Bank Innovation Israel Speakers

by August 25, 2015 at 12:06 pm 0 comments

Andres Wolberg-Stok, global head of emerging platforms and services for consumer banking at Citigroup, will present on mobile device security at Bank Innovation Israel in Tel Aviv this November. Andres joined Citi in 2000 and leads the team responsible for innovation in digital platforms and advanced customer features.

Cross River Bank to Securitize $100 Million of Marketplace Loans

Cross River Bank to Securitize $100 Million of Marketplace Loans

by July 27, 2015 at 4:38 pm 0 comments

Cross River Bank, a major player in the marketplace lending space, expects to securitize $100 million of these loans later this year, Bank Innovation has learned. Cross River will be among the first lenders to do so, and the securitization will add valuable liquidity to the marketplace lending sector. Citibank announced last week itRead More

New Bitcoin Email Service Compounds Digital Currency Complexity

New Bitcoin Email Service Compounds Digital Currency Complexity

by July 13, 2015 at 11:17 am 0 comments

It is called “cool” on Reddit, but the new bitcoin email transfer service called MoneyPacket.org just adds complexity to the movement of cryptocurrency, rather than eliminating it. MoneyPacket.org’s founder, known on Reddit as loveforyouandme, explained that he launched the service last weekend to help newbies to bitcoin: I see this beingRead More

Hot Hashtags: Did Banks Leverage the July 4 Social Media Bonanza?

Hot Hashtags: Did Banks Leverage the July 4 Social Media Bonanza?

by July 7, 2015 at 12:17 pm 0 comments

On July 4th, Twitter exploded with tweets celebrating the founding of the United States of America, and financial services joined the party. Companies such as JPMorgan Chase, TD Bank, Citibank (which ironically used #4thofjuly on the 3rd and not the 4th), and many more joined in the celebrations and usedRead More

Citibank Chooses a Well-Worn Hashtag for Its Latest Mobile App Marketing

Citibank Chooses a Well-Worn Hashtag for Its Latest Mobile App Marketing

by June 30, 2015 at 12:15 pm 0 comments

Which is better for marketing: an original hashtag or one that is well-used? Well, Citibank has chosen a hashtag — #wellplayed — that was already in circulation for its most recent, summer-infused marketing effort, which began this month to promote its mobile banking. Here’s the bank’s latest #wellplayed tweet: Summer’s heatingRead More