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Regions to ‘Refresh’ Digital Offerings as Avant Comes Online

Regions to ‘Refresh’ Digital Offerings as Avant Comes Online

by July 20, 2016 at 11:24 am 1 comment

Regions Financial Corp. is using its upcoming Avant deployment as an opportunity to “refresh” its digital offerings. The bank’s CEO, Grayson Hall, said yesterday during the company’s earnings call that the Avant loan application service will go live next month. The Regions-Avant partnership was announced last April. “[W]e’re in the process evenRead More

Wealth Management Still a ‘People’s Business,’ New Regions Exec Says

Wealth Management Still a ‘People’s Business,’ New Regions Exec Says

by May 20, 2016 at 12:20 pm 1 comment

Digital advisory — a.k.a. robo advisory — is a trend to “watch closely,” according to Kate Randall Danella, Regions Bank’s newest head of private wealth management. But adoption by the bank is likely years away. It’s a space we are watching closely and having conversations now. We look into howRead More

Regions Bank Teams Up with Marketplace Lender Avant

Regions Bank Teams Up with Marketplace Lender Avant

by April 8, 2016 at 12:36 pm 6 comments

Regions Bank teamed up with online marketplace lender Avant Inc. to provide customers with a streamlined loan application and underwriting “experience,” the companies announced this morning. Beginning in the second half of 2016, customers can apply for an unsecured loan on the Regions Bank website through the Avant platform, which will carryRead More

The End of ‘Bankers’ Hours’ at Regions

The End of ‘Bankers’ Hours’ at Regions

by January 6, 2014 at 10:57 am 1 comment

It might be time to retire the term “bankers’ hours.” Regions Bank announced Friday that customers are now able to tell bankers when and where they’d like to meet, either in-person or over the phone.  Later this year, customers will be able to use this tool, called Online Appointment Setting,Read More

Regions Aims to Close Gap Between Online and Mobile Customers

Regions Aims to Close Gap Between Online and Mobile Customers

by November 22, 2013 at 11:18 am 0 comments

The number of mobile customers has not yet equaled the number of online customers at Regions Bank — but “the gap is closing,” said Christopher Cox, executive vice president in charge of digital channels for the Birmingham, Ala.-based bank. Regions is also preparing to launch several new mobile products in early 2014, CoxRead More

Cardlytics Will Expand Location-Based Offers in 2014

Cardlytics Will Expand Location-Based Offers in 2014

by August 23, 2013 at 11:49 am 1 comment

Card-linked offers company Cardlytics is set to expand its location-based offerings in 2014. The company already facilitates targeted marketing based on location, frequency of visits, and amount spent. Cardlytics analyzes bank statement data in order to provide retailers with leads, customers with personalized offers, and banks with more engaged customers,Read More

Light Fees Lift Bluebird to Top Spot in Prepaid Cards Study

Light Fees Lift Bluebird to Top Spot in Prepaid Cards Study

by July 30, 2013 at 10:20 am 1 comment

The high-flying Bluebird card from American Express and Walmart claimed the top spot in Consumer Reports’s first ranking of prepaid cards today. Another American Express venture with a retail giant, Target, finished last among the 26 cards surveyed. Bluebird is still a new product, having launched in October 2012. ConsumerRead More

Cardlytics Has 33 Million Active Users at 400 Banks

Cardlytics Has 33 Million Active Users at 400 Banks

by June 12, 2013 at 11:26 am 2 comments

Atlanta-based rewards company Cardlytics now counts 33 million active users at 400 financial institutions. “Scale matters,” SVP of marketing Kasey Byrne told Bank Innovation. The company also shared its product development plans with Bank Innovation, and those plans are notable. In September 2012, the company had 320 bank clients, soRead More

Citibank Rated Strongest Bank in US by Bloomberg

Citibank Rated Strongest Bank in US by Bloomberg

by May 22, 2013 at 12:28 pm 13 comments

Financial data company Bloomberg ranked the banks in the US, and Citigroup came out on top. The bank also finished 9th in the world, while the top spot worldwide went to Qatar National Bank. Ratings for strongest US bank were based on five criteria: Tier 1 Capital to Risk-Weighted Assets Ratio, Nonperforming Assets, Loan LossRead More

US Bank’s Mobile Photo Bill Pay Users Doubled in Last Two Weeks

US Bank’s Mobile Photo Bill Pay Users Doubled in Last Two Weeks

by May 1, 2013 at 9:15 am 3 comments

While usage of US Bank’s revolutionary mobile photo bill pay solution has doubled in just the last two weeks, bank officials say it is “too soon to tell” whether the product is deepening customer engagement or bringing in large numbers of users. That was the upshot of the briefing ofRead More