If consumers welcome new payment options, why are they slow to adopt them?

November 18, 2020

Category: Channels

Consumers largely welcome a more diverse range of payment choices, but do not always take advantage of them when managing their money. These are some of the latest findings of the 2020 ING International Survey on new technologies which provides […]

Joe Biden will have a long list of economic fixes to make: Experts say these are the top 3

November 11, 2020

Via: Aol

Economists and market analysts say that when President-elect Joe Biden takes the oath of office in January, he will inherit a battered economy. While most metrics of economic activity have risen from the record-shattering lows they hit in March and […]

Bank Stocks Tank on Sharp Fall in Treasury Yields, Uncertainty

November 5, 2020

Via: Yahoo

The S&P 500 and the Nasdaq’s 2.2% and 3.85% respective rise on Wednesday has perked up investors despite the election uncertainties. However, banking stocks stood on the other side witnessing losses. The yield on benchmark 10-year Treasury note plummeted sharply […]

Activity, Corporate Banking

HSBC Private Banking loses global innovation head Diana Biggs

November 18, 2020

Via: FinTech Futures

Biggs originally joined HSBC in 2017 as its head of digital innovation for UK and Europe in retail banking and wealth management. After two years in that role, she moved on to spearheading the private bank’s fintech partnerships, technology innovation, […]

Activity, Insurance

GM Launches OnStar Auto Insurance Services Platform

November 18, 2020

Via: TheStreet

General Motors (GM) – Get Report on Wednesday unveiled a new digital auto insurance platform, OnStar Insurance. A new insurance agency, OnStar Insurance Services, will be the exclusive agent for OnStar Insurance. GM customers who subscribe to the OnStar vehicle-safety […]

Capital and Risk, Channels, Credit

Google Expands Pay App With Bank Accounts and Debit Card

November 18, 2020

Via: TheStreet

Alphabet’s Google (GOOGL) – Get Report said it expanded its Google Pay app to enable users to open back accounts, pay friends and manage budgets. The updated application debuted Wednesday. Alphabet partnered with Citi (C) – Get Report and Stanford […]