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Breaking Banks: Fintech Inside Banks (Warning: May Include Bitcoin)

Breaking Banks: Fintech Inside Banks (Warning: May Include Bitcoin)

by May 13, 2016 at 11:14 am 0 comments

It’s double your pleasure, double your fun with Breaking Banks today! We have last week’s show on digital currencies and their possibilities, which includes interviews with Ben Milne of Dwolla, Simon Taylor of Barclays, and Vitalik Buterin of Ethereum. Next we have this week’s episode featuring Cornerstone Advisors Director ofRead More

Breaking Banks: Why Boring Innovation Isn’t Bad [AUDIO]

Breaking Banks: Why Boring Innovation Isn’t Bad [AUDIO]

by March 11, 2016 at 12:06 pm 0 comments

Ron Shevlin, director of research with Cornerstone Advisors, stood in as host of Breaking Banks yesterday and discussed financial wellness with Ryan Falvey and Rachel Schneider of CFSI. He also spoke with James Gardiner, CTO of Spigit, who noted innovation can sometimes be boring, and that’s actually a good thing. But theRead More

The Shot Heard ‘Round the Banking World

The Shot Heard ‘Round the Banking World

by June 29, 2015 at 8:44 am 6 comments

One of the highlights of this year’s Next Bank USA conference  held June 16th in New York was the session titled “The Great Debate: Who will Rule Banking in the Future – Banks or FinTechs?”  Bank Innovation’s Phil Ryan summarized the session well in his recent post here. The panelistsRead More

Top 5 Reasons to Read Ron Shevlin’s New(ish) Book

Top 5 Reasons to Read Ron Shevlin’s New(ish) Book

by May 22, 2015 at 11:28 am 1 comment

In a sense, if you’ve been reading Ron Shevlin’s Snarketing 2.0 blog, now part of The Financial Brand, you have already read his book Smarter Bank, published Jan. 30. Much of the material is familiar, but lacking the vibrant comment section that followed those online posts. So why would anyone in FinTechRead More

Two big predictions and GoBank/Simple/Moven/Bluebird thoughts

Two big predictions and GoBank/Simple/Moven/Bluebird thoughts

by January 16, 2013 at 2:51 pm 0 comments

Ron Shevlin (@rshevlin) and Jim Bruene (@netbanker) and I have been back and forth Ron’s article today on so-called NeoChecking Account and the news of the GoBank (http://www.gobank.com) here in the US yesterday. Firstly, let me just say that seeing the likes of GoBank enter the market is great news for consumers and once again proves […]

Clients Do Not Want Help. Until They Do.

Clients Do Not Want Help. Until They Do.

by November 20, 2012 at 7:37 am 0 comments

(This was originally published as a guest post for my friends at the management consulting and strategic communications firm Beyond the Arc: Understanding how customers really want help.) On the same day I published a post on the Clientific blog about …

Social and Channels and Brands, Oh My!

Social and Channels and Brands, Oh My!

by May 23, 2012 at 11:39 am 0 comments

Hopefully readers can forgive me if I sometimes seem a little disjointed in my writings. I attend wealth management conferences and find myself the only person talking about digital marketing, social media and engaging clients across multiple delivery …

How to reduce your branch footprint in an orderly manner (Ron Shevlin version)

How to reduce your branch footprint in an orderly manner (Ron Shevlin version)

by May 4, 2012 at 5:49 pm 0 comments

I guess with a title like Branch Today, Gone Tomorrow it’s no surprise that a lot of people think I’m anti-branch. I’m not anti-branch, I just don’t drink from the branch kool-aid fountain that goes something like “if only…