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Category: Retail banking


Capital and risk, Operational, Products, Retail banking

Merchants, retail banks and billing orgs favour real-time payments and open banking

June 20, 2018

Via: Finextra

Comprised of responses from executives across the merchant, digital goods, hospitality, telecom and travel sectors, the benchmark also revealed that 51 percent of all merchants, billing organizations and retail banks will increase their IT budgets for payments-related projects in 2018. […]


Products, Retail banking

U.S. Bancorp Investments Launches Automated Investor

June 20, 2018

Via: Yahoo

Responding to customers’ desire for smart, easy-to-use and safe digital investment tools and strategies, U.S. Bancorp Investments announced today the launch of its new Automated Investor offering. “We are committed to serving customers where they are today and will be […]


Capital and risk, Operational, Products, Retail banking

Santander adds ATMs to US network

June 6, 2018

Via: Finextra

Through an extended relationship with Cardtronics, the world’s largest ATM owner/operator, Santander-branded ATMs are now in most Market Basket grocery store locations in Massachusetts and additional CVS Pharmacy stores in the Northeast. This marks the first time Santander ATMs have […]


Products, Retail banking

Mastercard seeks to break down trust barriers in Open Banking

June 5, 2018

Via: Finextra

The programme seeks to address the liability worries of banks sharing their data with third parties and to help startups to better communicate with their banking partners. For banks, Mastercard is building a pan-European directory of verified and legimate third […]


Products, Retail banking

Apple and Goldman Sachs to unveil new credit card

May 11, 2018

Via: Banking Technology

The WSJ cited people with knowledge of the process, and says the move comes as Goldman continues to make a push into consumer banking activities such as deposit-taking and personal loans. In a major blow to Barclays, the WSJ says […]


Capital and risk, Operational, Products, Retail banking

Alexa can now help you pick a credit card — why you should proceed with caution

May 3, 2018

Via: Market Watch

“Alexa, can you pick a new credit card for me?” As of this week, the answer is yes. The personal-finance company NerdWallet announced Wednesday a new skill for Amazon Alexa AMZN, -0.92% which is now live in Alexa’s skill store. […]


Channels, Products, Retail banking

Banks tune in to benefits of Open Banking and real-time payments

April 30, 2018

Via: Finextra

As open banking continues its rapid ascent, nearly 90 percent (87) of banks globally plan to move forward with open APIs, according to new benchmark data, “2018 Global Payments Insight Survey: Retail Banking,” from ACI Worldwide (NASDAQ: ACIW) and Ovum. […]


Products, Regulations, Retail banking

Banks, credit-card cos. explore tracking gun purchases in possible prelude to restrictions

April 30, 2018

Via: Market Watch

Banks and credit-card companies are discussing ways to identify purchases of guns in their payment systems, a move that could be a prelude to restricting such transactions, according to people familiar with the talks. The discussions are preliminary but could […]


Products, Retail banking

Markets are behaving strangely, and this new data suggests bank customers are too

April 25, 2018

Via: Market Watch

How much money is in your checking account? Here’s why it matters — and what it might say about you. Markets are experiencing another period of volatility this week, and new research suggests checking account customers are doing something that […]


Products, Retail banking

GAFA in Banking. Will They or Won’t They?

April 23, 2018

Via: Finextra

There has been a lot written over the past few years about the so-called impact that GAFA (Google, Apple, Facebook & Amazon) will have on banking world in the future. These large tech companies are so intertwined with our lives […]