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Santander Amps Up Digital Overhaul with Hiring of Head of Innovation

Santander Amps Up Digital Overhaul with Hiring of Head of Innovation

by September 24, 2014 at 12:24 pm 1 comment

Read our exclusive interview with Brad Leimer, Santander Bank’s new Head of Innovation for North America.

2014 Innovators to Watch: 16 to 22

2014 Innovators to Watch: 16 to 22

by July 1, 2014 at 11:20 am 1 comment

16. Shamir Karkal, cofounder and CFO of Simple Simple is — or was — one of fintech’s prized startups. A branchless bank, Simple has managed to attract users and get them spending, reporting 13 debit transactions per minute back in 2013. Simple’s rise in popularity has been largely through wordRead More

2013 Innovators to Watch: 11 to 15

2013 Innovators to Watch: 11 to 15

by June 13, 2013 at 10:05 am 0 comments

11. Bradley Leimer, Vice President, Online/Mobile Strategy, Mechanics Bank, publisher of Discerning Technologist Dubbed the Bieber of Fintech by his 5,400+ Twitter followers, Bradley Leimer is the go-to guy for the latest in financial technology. A passionate advocate of the community bank (some aspects of community banking are simply notRead More

2013 Innovators to Watch: 6 to 10

2013 Innovators to Watch: 6 to 10

by June 13, 2013 at 9:53 am 0 comments

6. The Winklevoss twins, bitcoin investors The film “The Social Network” introduced the Winklevoss twins to the world, and brothers Cameron and Tyler have kept up the media blitz ever since, with the most attention focused recently on their roles as investors in — and evangelists for — bitcoins. MostRead More

PFM Isn’t So Personal Anymore

PFM Isn’t So Personal Anymore

by April 24, 2013 at 5:16 pm 1 comment

PFM stands for “personal financial management” — or does it? MoneyDesktop has released version 4.0 of its award-winning platform, famous for its hypnotically lovely bubble budgets, and the product includes functionality for businesses as well as individuals. The new version of MoneyDesktop allows business owners to include business accounts. This newRead More

Focus on the Customer Today to Create the Bank of Tomorrow

Focus on the Customer Today to Create the Bank of Tomorrow

by March 21, 2013 at 3:25 pm 5 comments

Can banks innovate incrementally, or do they require wholesale transformation? That was the essence of the question pondered by first panel at Bank Innovation 2013, which took place this week in San Francisco.  Although approaches and opinions differed, it was agreed that the focus of banking needs to shift fromRead More