Post Tagged with: "Citibank"

Citi Launches a New Campaign Aimed at Erasing Money Taboos

Citi Launches a New Campaign Aimed at Erasing Money Taboos

by November 28, 2016 at 10:16 am 0 comments

Would you rather teach golf to a two-year old, or talk about your income with a co-worker? That’s just one of the questions Citi is asking consumers with its new advertising campaign aimed at erasing some of the awkwardness involved when talking about money. The company’s traditional ads (which featureRead More

Citi Pay Rolls Out Abroad, U.S. Launch Planned for 2017

Citi Pay Rolls Out Abroad, U.S. Launch Planned for 2017

by November 10, 2016 at 2:43 pm 0 comments

Citigroup today announced another digital wallet for payments, Citi Pay, to enable payments in-store, in-app, and of course online. The service will be rolling out to Citibank customers in Australia, Singapore, and Mexico later this year, with a U.S. launch planned for early 2017. (Few banks are as global as Citi.) BarryRead More

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