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Mobile NFC payments to exceed $130B by 2020: report

December 19, 2014

A recent study conducted by Strategy Analytics revealed that payments made with near field communications-enabled mobile handsets are set to exceed $130 billion of consumer retail around the world by 2020.

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Apple Pay’s growth increases pressure on retailers to jump on board

December 17, 2014

Apple Pay continues to add more partners, including a number of new banks, which will drive perceived value for consumers and encourage more banks as well as retailers to jump on board.

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US Bank predicts beacon-enabled personalized banking surge in 2015

December 16, 2014

U.S. Bank, working with mobile capture software company Mitek, predicts that banks and financial institutions will see beacon usage take off in 2015, helping deliver more personalized experiences.

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Citibank bumps up mobile banking strategy with its top innovator

December 8, 2014

Citibank is advancing its mobile banking strategy through mobile engagement platform SpyderLynk, which was selected as a winner for the Citi Mobile Challenge 2014 and was deemed the Most Innovative Solution for Small Business for its concept CitiWallet for Small Business.

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BB&T’s commercial client app enables account management abroad

December 5, 2014

Financial corporation BB&T’s new mobile application CashManager OnLine for commercial and corporate clients will enable them to work outside their offices and lend more flexibility for managing accounts while on the go.

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Barclays taps beacons to streamline bank visits for disabled customers

December 3, 2014

Barclays is tapping in-branch beacon technology for a series of trials to streamline and personalize bank visits for consumers with disabilities.

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Budweiser, Discover tie context to commerce

November 6, 2014

NEW YORK – Budweiser and Discover executives at the ad:tech New York conference discussed how their brands reach consumers at the point of sale using contextual experiences, which may include digital interactivity and social conversations.

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Citibank seeks mobile banking innovation with app developer challenge

October 28, 2014

Citibank is partnering with Yellow Pepper, a Latin American banking and mobile payment provider, to host the Citi Mobile Challenge U.S. 2014, a virtual challenge for developers seeking to transform the banking landscape.

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U.S. Bank extends corporate card program via real-time app

October 24, 2014

In the latest example of how banks have been focusing on streamline mobile experiences this year, U.S. Bank has launched a new mobile application for corporate users that provides real-time access to account information, recent transactions and upcoming due dates.

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Sallie Mae introduces mobile app for effective college planning

October 10, 2014

Sallie Mae, a brand dedicated to servicing student loans, has developed a mobile application to guide users through the tricky process of college planning with a variety of financial tools.

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