Tag: channels


How APIs will change retail banking

June 30, 2017

Via: Banking Exchange

Not so long ago, banks used the word “legacy” as a positive—heritage, staying power. Now, when “banks” and “legacy” appear in the same sentence, it’s more in the sense of watching someone trying to run the 50-yard dash standing in […]


How hackers took complete control of a legit Brazilian bank

April 5, 2017

Via: Finextra

A Brazilian bank had its entire IT operations taken over by hackers in a ‘stunning compromise’ that saw each of its 36 domains, corporate email and DNS under the attacker’s control. The three-month long heist was uncovered last October when […]

Channels, Retail Banking

How do marketplace loans perform?

December 19, 2016

Via: Banking Exchange

Technology has changed the ways in which consumers demand credit and lenders supply it. One of the more noteworthy shifts has been the emergence of fintech consumer lenders, generally characterized by no branches, an emphasis on agile and sophisticated use […]


Fintechs to get bank charters in the US, but there are caveats

December 8, 2016

Via: Banking Technology

The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) in the US intends to grant federal bank charters to fintechs. These will be limited/special purpose only, and the companies will still have to comply with an array of other regulations such […]


Mobile payment use lags smartphone adoption

June 2, 2016

Via: Banking Exchange

While seven in ten U.S. adults own smartphones, less than half have ever made any kind of payment with them, according to research issued by the Pew Charitable Trusts. “Our research shows is that safety is still a concern. This […]