Regulation — yes, regulation — appears to pushing European banks to innovation, but perhaps not in ways anticipated by regulators. Lloyds Banking Group is considering an account aggregation service that would allow its consumers to pull in data from other financial institutions. While the plans appear to be at theRead More
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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
TEL AVIV — A much-maligned European Union banking regulation may have some unexpected, positive consequences. The Second Payment Services Directive, known as PSD2, will require EU banks to open the EU payment market to companies offering consumer or business-oriented payment services based on the access to information about the paymentRead More
10. TCF Bank from Wayzata, Minn. uses some classic heavy metal in this ad about a young couple and their dream home. 9. Marcus Mariota, former quarterback of the University of Oregon and now of the Tennessee Titans, star in thei First Hawaiian Bank ad about the power of making aRead More
Getting that girl’s number in a bar has a whole new meaning today. Paym, a person-to-person payments system that allows for the transferring of funds via mobile phone number, was launched today in the United Kingdom by a number of banks. Customers of these banks will be able to quicklyRead More
Startupbootcamp, an accelerator based in London, launched FinTechAthon, a sort of financial services-focused hackathon, this week — and already it seems to have gotten off to a fast start. The event has 70 slots, and Startup Bootcamp officials tell us that as of last Monday 35 were already taken. AndRead More