Mercantile Bank, long an unsung leader in banking technology, is about to get a bigger platform for innovation. It was announced today that Mercantile Bank Corp. and Firstbank Corp. would merge and form the third largest bank in Michigan. The combined bank will use the Mercantile name and will hold assetsRead More
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31. John Schulte, CIO, Mercantile Bank of Michigan What, you haven’t heard of MercBank? It was only the first bank to partner with PayPal for P2P payments and Bill.com for billpay. Schulte is a believer that banks must partner with startups to succeed, and further believes that community banks’ freedomRead More
In this week’s episode of Bank Innovation TV, we look at how two banks are acquiring customers, how Obama’s re-election and Elizabeth Warren’s election will affect banking, and our conference in March in San Francisco, and our reader’s choice award from The Financial Brand.
Are the young people in Gen Y a “hard to get” demographic for banks? Not for the Mercantile Bank of Michigan, says CIO John Schulte. Mercantile Bank is based in Grand Rapids, Mich., and has assets of $1.4 billion. Informally known as MercBank, Mercantile Bank of Michigan offers a unique windowRead More