Post Tagged with: "Jack Henry"

New Jack Henry CEO Looks to Credit Cards, Acquisitions for Growth

New Jack Henry CEO Looks to Credit Cards, Acquisitions for Growth

by January 21, 2016 at 9:56 am 0 comments

Financial technology firm Jack Henry & Associates will soon have a new CEO — but it won’t be changing its culture. The CEO-to-be is Dave Foss, no stranger to the company — he’s been at JHA for 18 years, most recently as president, a role he will retain as CEO. In July,Read More

Breaking the Ball & Chain of Core Banking

Breaking the Ball & Chain of Core Banking

by September 24, 2015 at 10:34 am 1 comment

It may be time to rethink the core. Core transactional systems are commonly derided as being outdated and slow, yet they are rock-solid for what they do, such as maintaining an accurate record of how much money is in your account. Oh yeah, that. At Finovate last week, two vendors discussed plans forRead More

Bankjoy Is Building an Apple Watch App Centered On … Voice

Bankjoy Is Building an Apple Watch App Centered On … Voice

by September 1, 2015 at 10:38 am 0 comments

Listen to this: Bankjoy, the Y Combinator alum startup, is hotly working on a banking app for Apple Watch that will rely on voice for functionality. Dick Tracy would be thrilled. Michael Duncan, the founder and CEO of Bankjoy, told us yesterday that the Apple Watch app will be doneRead More

Better Support, Not Better Tech, Confounds Banks

Better Support, Not Better Tech, Confounds Banks

by August 7, 2015 at 12:44 pm 2 comments

How can banks give their customers the “Simple” experience? That clean design, contextual messaging, safe-to-spend alerts — isn’t this a massive technological challenge for supposedly backward banks? Not according to Wade Arnold, managing director at Jack Henry & Associates. Arnold praised Simple’s design and functionality, while noting the account wasRead More

Andera to Be Acquired by Bottomline Technologies for $45 Million

Andera to Be Acquired by Bottomline Technologies for $45 Million

by April 1, 2014 at 10:06 am 0 comments

After a long cold winter, warmth and sunshine are finally coming back — and M&A activity is heating up right along with it. The frenzy in financial services isn’t limited to the banks. Vendors have caught the bug too. Andera, the online account-opening specialist, will be acquired by cloud-banking providerRead More

CIT Bank Launches Mobile App — and No One Notices

CIT Bank Launches Mobile App — and No One Notices

by February 5, 2014 at 10:14 am 1 comment

CIT Group launched its first mobile banking app last quarter. Yeah, no one else noticed either. CIT Bank, the financial conglomerate’s $16.1 billion online bank, was launched in 2011 to diversify its parent’s funding. Indeed, CIT nearly went bankrupt during the credit crisis when the capital markets all but silenced,Read More

New Teller Software to Be Rolled Out in 2014 by Jack Henry

New Teller Software to Be Rolled Out in 2014 by Jack Henry

by December 3, 2013 at 12:29 pm 2 comments

Everyone knows 2014 will see more mobile banking adoption – but the most important innovations may happen in the branch. Jack Henry & Associates Inc., a provider of bank technology solutions, is preparing a wide roll out of its Silverlake Xperience teller solution in 2014, Bank Innovation has learned. TheRead More

The Kimono Opens Wide in Banking Technology

The Kimono Opens Wide in Banking Technology

by August 12, 2013 at 11:24 am 2 comments

Kearney Federal Savings Bank isn’t the type of financial institution in America that garners many headlines. It is, by most measures, middle-of-the-road with $2.9 billion of assets and 41 branches in New Jersey. Its last big news was the hiring of a chief risk/investment officer last February. Considering Kearney’s stature,Read More

2013 Innovators to Watch: 41 to 44

2013 Innovators to Watch: 41 to 44

by June 13, 2013 at 11:18 am 0 comments

41. Mark Suster, Partner, GRP Partners Mark Suster is a two-time entrepreneur who has sold two companies — the last was Koral, sold to salesforce.com. He is now a part of GRP Partners, which invests in such financial services startups as prepaid platform Emida, mobile banking platform provider mFoundry, mpaygatewayRead More

Regions Bank Steps Up Offerings to Small Businesses

Regions Bank Steps Up Offerings to Small Businesses

by April 10, 2013 at 11:36 am 2 comments

Regions Bank has beefed up its small business offerings. The Birmingham, Ala.-based bank launched its Biz Forward program this week, a program aimed at offering small businesses the advice and support they need to succeed in today’s tough economic climate. The program includes visits from specially trained Regions bankers toRead More