Articles Tagged ‘Banks’


Mobile Minutes: Pandora explores sale; Banks hit patent office; HBO Now builds slowly; Virtual reality in classrooms

February 12, 2016

Today in mobile marketing – Pandora is said to have held talks about selling itself; Disrupting banks? Go see what they’re doing at the patent office; HBO Now slow to catch on with cord-cutters; Virtual reality learns how to get into the classroom.

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Why Apple Pay is not gaining ground against PayPal, bank apps

December 14, 2015

Shoppers this holiday season continue to show preference for PayPal and mobile banking applications when choosing to use mobile payments in-store, according to a survey conducted in early December by Retale.

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Banking apps a bright spot as banks struggle with loyalty: IBM

October 22, 2015

As conducting financial tasks on smartphones gains widespread adoption, consumers are increasingly using mobile banking applications, with 86 percent believing they are easy to use, according to a new report from IBM.

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E*Trade: 31pc of investors seek portfolio-monitoring capabilities on wearables

May 29, 2015

E*Trade Financial Corporation’s quarterly tracking study revealed that 31 percent of participants would like to use a wearable device for monitoring portfolios, displaying that although banking and financial industries have made considerable strides in mobile, wearables present an untapped market.

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Financial sector and banks must adapt to survive disruption

May 26, 2015

With high-net-worth wealth management being automated through self-service online portals, and branchless banks such as Simple and Moven providing customized consumer banking services completely online, the ground under traditional financial institutions is shifting.

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Capital One exec predicts mass shift to Apple Pay this year

April 30, 2015

NEW YORK – A Capital One executive at the Mcommerce Summit: State of Mobile Commerce 2015 predicted a mass shift to Apple Pay this year and the decline of magnetic stripe payments as more consumers carry their phones on their persons at all times.

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Phablet usage for mobile banking set to grow by 100pc: report

January 28, 2015

As mobile screen sizes continue to proliferate and consumers conduct more financial activities on these devices, phablets are becoming popular for banking, with use expected to grow by more than 100 percent, according to a new report from Carlisle & Gallagher Consulting Group.

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Webster Bank ramps up mobile banking app security with Touch ID

January 22, 2015

Webster Bank is one of the first United States-based banks to leverage Apple’s Touch ID feature into its mobile banking application as it aims to drive user adoption with streamlined security features, proving that the appeal of fingerprint identification is growing.

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MasterCard introduces travel-centric campaign to promote Travel Concierge app

September 24, 2014

MasterCard is introducing a new travel-inspired advertising campaign titled “One More Day” to encourage individuals to take advantage of vacation days and to promote its updated Travel Concierge application.

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Holy Grail of purchase data: Are we there yet?

October 4, 2013

The explosive growth of digitized payments – people paying for things with debit and credit cards instead of cash – combined with online banking adoption has set the stage for a mobile banking and marketing revolution.

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