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Wealth Management Still a ‘People’s Business,’ New Regions Exec Says

Wealth Management Still a ‘People’s Business,’ New Regions Exec Says

by May 20, 2016 at 12:20 pm 1 comment

Digital advisory — a.k.a. robo advisory — is a trend to “watch closely,” according to Kate Randall Danella, Regions Bank’s newest head of private wealth management. But adoption by the bank is likely years away. It’s a space we are watching closely and having conversations now. We look into howRead More

Capital One Adding Innovation Staff in New York

Capital One Adding Innovation Staff in New York

by April 5, 2016 at 9:34 am 0 comments

Capital One Financial Corp. may be based in McLean, Va., but it’s adding significant innovation staff to its New York office. Job ads for more than a dozen positions in the Big Apple were recently posted, and quite a few of them directly relate to the bank’s innovation effort. Here are just aRead More

CEO Out at The Bancorp

CEO Out at The Bancorp

by December 14, 2015 at 9:31 am 0 comments

Frank M. Mastrangelo has been abruptly replaced today as chief executive officer of The Bancorp, a key player in the fintech sector. Mastrangelo first joined The Bancorp [ticker: TBBK] in September 1999, coming on board as its president after a stint as chief technology officer at Jefferson Bank based inRead More

Affirm Hiring Push Starts Not a Week After Raising $275 Million

Affirm Hiring Push Starts Not a Week After Raising $275 Million

by May 11, 2015 at 5:51 pm 0 comments

Well, that didn’t take long. Affirm is not a week from its $275 million round of fundraising, and already it is looking to add staff. The company this week began soliciting applications for three new positions: director of manager of consumer risk; “customer success manager”; and recruiting coordinator/junior recruiter. ThatRead More

Average Pay for Fintech Software Engineers Tops $100k

Average Pay for Fintech Software Engineers Tops $100k

by April 9, 2015 at 9:56 am 1 comment

The average salary for a fintech software engineer is now more than $100,000, according to a Bank Innovation analysis. The exact average salary for a software engineer — a bread-and-butter position for a technology startup — is $100,188. With all the talk of an “overheating” fintech venture capital market, keeping an eyeRead More

Venmo Cofounders Said to Have Stepped Down

Venmo Cofounders Said to Have Stepped Down

by September 10, 2014 at 5:29 pm 0 comments

Venmo cofounder’s Andrew Kortina and Iqram Magdon-Ismail appear to have stepped down from day-to-day activities at the mobile payments company, multiple sources within the company have told Bank Innovation.

8 Tips for Finding Fintech Startup Success

8 Tips for Finding Fintech Startup Success

by August 12, 2014 at 12:01 pm 0 comments

While there seems to be a new fintech startup every day, some of the industry’s expert have been studying and analyzing the market for years now. Which means their opinions matter. Here are eight ideas for fintech startups that leverage that knowledge.

Facebook Poaches PayPal’s Marcus to Run Messaging

Facebook Poaches PayPal’s Marcus to Run Messaging

by June 9, 2014 at 5:15 pm 1 comment

Facebook managed to pull of a major hire today, poaching David Marcus from PayPal, the eBay-owned payments company where he served as president.

The Hires That Significantly Deepen BBVA’s Innovation Bench

The Hires That Significantly Deepen BBVA’s Innovation Bench

by May 14, 2014 at 9:56 am 0 comments

First, BBVA purchases Simple to own substantial banking technology. Now, it is making its play to own the players who can invent the next FinTech innovation. Yesterday, BBVA scored two substantial hires, stealing Jeff Dennes from SunTrust Banks Inc. to head BBVA’s business development and digital transformation division, and MarkRead More

Don’t Be Too Impressed with Diebold’s Mobile ATM Authentication Pilot

Don’t Be Too Impressed with Diebold’s Mobile ATM Authentication Pilot

by March 24, 2014 at 12:04 pm 0 comments

Last Thursday, Diebold, the ATM company, began piloting mobile authentication for its cash machines. Rival NCR had the technology in the summer of 2012. Not that you could immediately tell from all the chest-thumping from the North Canton, Ohio, ATM company. In a little-watched video interview with American Banker (see below),Read More