Digital banking

Bias probe or not, the Apple Card is setting a new standard for banks

11/11/19

The tech company’s card seems to be raising consumers’ expectations that they should be able to get and use a card instantly and receive useful notifications.

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Small banks resisting digital (yes, they exist) warned to wise up

11/10/19

Most consumers, even those in rural communities, have become accustomed to digital services. That's something certain community banks better face up to, panelists at the ABA conference said.

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Challenger bank tailors rates to encourage savings

11/08/19

HMBradley will assign interest rates according to how much customers set aside from direct deposits each month.

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U.S. banks are playing catch-up with Chinese fintechs

11/08/19

Banks should stop competing on volume with large techs and start competing on added-value services to win over customers.

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Brokerage firm pursuing industrial charter would create digital bank

11/07/19

More details have surfaced about Interactive Brokers' planned bank. It would accept deposits and originate loans through an online channel only, its application says.

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JPMorgan has a plan to help Amazon and Airbnb look more like banks

11/06/19

An e-wallet in development would give tech companies the ability to provide millions of customers virtual bank accounts and to offer perks such as car loans or discounts on home rentals to those who keep money stashed there.

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How Mastercard aims to help banks win back customers’ trust

11/05/19

The financial services industry has struggled with how best to explain privacy and data-sharing practices to customers. Mastercard is offering a new framework.

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Schwab set to offer 'a lot more' banking capabilities

11/05/19

After shaking up the financial services industry last month by eliminating commissions for all online trades, Charles Schwab is setting its sights on building out its lending services.

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BB&T-SunTrust effect at play in First Horizon deal

11/04/19

First Horizon and Iberiabank solidified their resolve after BB&T and SunTrust announced their merger. Bryan Jordan, First Horizon's CEO, says he's convinced the earlier deal is having a similar influence at other regional banks.

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BBVA, Prosper partner on digital home equity lines of credit

11/04/19

Prosper hopes to do for lines of credit what it did for unsecured personal loans, while BBVA hopes to provide a better experience for customers.

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