Articles Tagged ‘Banks’


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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Financial services mobile experiences lag traditional Web in customer satisfaction: study

November 29, 2012

Financial institutions are not providing compelling mobile experiences, with customers preferring traditional Web sites to mobile apps or optimized sites, according to new research from ForeSee.

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Consumers prefer PayPal mobile wallet over Google, Apple: report

June 5, 2012

Of the consumers who are interested in mobile wallets, more would consider using PayPal as their primary provider over Google or Apple, according to a new report from Carlisle & Gallagher Consulting Group.

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Banks slow to act in growing mobile payments space: study

July 14, 2011

Nearly half of financial services, retail, technology and telecommunications executives believe mobile payments will be mainstream within two years, according to a new report from KPMG.

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