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Walmart Pay Available for iOS Users

Walmart Pay Available for iOS Users

by April 25, 2016 at 3:10 pm 1 comment

A new addition to the epidemic of mobile wallets, Walmart Pay, appeared on Walmart’s app in an update for iOS last week. The feature will be available “in all stores soon,” according to the company, but it’s not clear exactly when.  It is also not clear from the update ifRead More

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Uber and Green Dot Team Up to Make Everyday a Payday

by March 17, 2016 at 2:42 pm 0 comments

At one point in every taxi-driver’s vocational life, there is a moment when a particularly ungrateful fare makes the driver pine for payday, and ask why me? as they calmly circumnavigate the passenger’s quotidian woes. Today, Uber and Green Dot Corporation (NYSE: GDOT) announced a new version of GoBank mobile checking accountRead More

Chase Website Relaunch Takes Cues from Mobile App

Chase Website Relaunch Takes Cues from Mobile App

by March 10, 2016 at 10:39 am 1 comment

Chase’s new online banking portal takes a page — or hundreds of pages, rather — from its mobile app, which is the nation’s most popular bank app with more than 22 million users. The site, developed over the course of 18 months, is being rolled out in stages throughout 2016, withRead More

JPMorgan Chase Is First Bank to Top 20 Million Mobile Users

JPMorgan Chase Is First Bank to Top 20 Million Mobile Users

by July 14, 2015 at 10:36 am 2 comments

JPMorgan Chase & Co.‘s active mobile users totaled about 21 million last quarter, the bank announced today. JPM is the first bank to report more than 20 million total active mobile users. JPM made the announcement as part of its second quarter earnings release. The 20 million mark is aRead More

What Premier League FinTech Team Are You?

What Premier League FinTech Team Are You?

by May 19, 2014 at 2:34 pm 0 comments

Javelin Strategy Group coined the term “The Gang of 5” in a white paper published in 2013. This select group (Google, Facebook, Amazon, eBay/PayPal, and Apple) represent the key payment tech disruptors in Javelin’s view. While other companies are obviously engaged in disrupting payments these key players have both theRead More

Payments ‘FinTechAthon’ in London Gets Off to Fast Start

Payments ‘FinTechAthon’ in London Gets Off to Fast Start

by March 26, 2014 at 12:10 pm 0 comments

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

Cutting Through the Hype: The Truth about BLE Beacons

Cutting Through the Hype: The Truth about BLE Beacons

by January 27, 2014 at 8:43 am 0 comments

The industry is abuzz at present with many people talking about the endless opportunities and possibilities around BLE Beacons, and amidst all the discussion remains a large amount of confusion around different beacon technologies be they iBeacon, PayPal Beacon or one of the many other types of beacon. Several heatedRead More

The Key to Mobile Banking Adoption

by November 18, 2013 at 8:47 am 0 comments

Written by Laurie McLachlan. For more see blog.andera.com Mobile banking is all the rage these days. An Andera survey conducted last week revealed that nearly 90% of the bank and credit union professionals polled have a mobile app at their institution, and that the remaining respondents are either adding inRead More

What Do Customers Want? Survey Shows Growing Appetite for More Communications

What Do Customers Want? Survey Shows Growing Appetite for More Communications

by October 24, 2013 at 9:20 am 0 comments

In our always connected society, we increasingly rely on real-time information and notifications in our daily lives – from checking our bank account balance on a smartphone app to getting a text message saying a prescription is ready for pick-up. And, new research commissioned by Varolii shows consumers find thisRead More

Wells Tops JPM in Online Banking, But What About in Mobile?

Wells Tops JPM in Online Banking, But What About in Mobile?

by July 15, 2013 at 4:00 pm 0 comments

In a clash of the banking titans, Wells Fargo & Co. beat JPMorgan Chase in online banking last quarter – but JPM topped Wells in mobile. Wells Fargo, the San Francisco bank, increased its online banking users by about 8% last quarter compared to the same quarter in 2012, toRead More

We’re witnessing the fastest ever shift in banking

We’re witnessing the fastest ever shift in banking

by July 15, 2013 at 10:00 am 6 comments

This week we’re celebrating 5 years of the Apple App store (see Wired’s commentary.) The realization that in 5 years mobile and apps have had such a huge impact on banking, can not be understated. Of course, there were many in the financial services space that were massively skeptical ofRead More

Temenos Releases Software to Speed Up Mobile Transactions

Temenos Releases Software to Speed Up Mobile Transactions

by July 11, 2013 at 12:59 pm 0 comments

While Americans were eating hot dogs on the Fourth of July, Temenos, a provider of banking software based in Switzerland, released software that the company says improves transaction speeds and speeds up mobile banking. The software, called the Temenos Integration Framework, or T.I.F. for short, provides an interface between older, legacy systems and newer components that improves transaction speedsRead More