Digital banking

The backstory of Goldman Sachs' Marcus app, three years in the making

01/19/20

Adam Dell, founder of Clarity Money and now head of product at Marcus by Goldman Sachs, the design theory behind the new app.

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In reversal, California gives license to point-of-sale lender

01/17/20

The fintech Sezzle received its license after agreeing to refund customers and pay a fine for previously making loans that state regulators had deemed illegal.

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Inside Union Bank's development of a new core system

01/15/20

The bank was burned by a core replacement project that failed in 2011. This time, it's using its PurePoint unit as a test lab and co-developing the software.

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'Everything is breakable': Why BBVA wants to ditch passwords

01/14/20

The bank is investing in a new authentication platform because password-based security systems have too many weaknesses, says Juan Francisco Losa, BBVA’s global head of security architecture.

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Quicken launches Simplifi money management app for millennials, Gen Z

01/14/20

Thirty-seven years after the release of Quicken desktop software, the company is launching a streamlined app to reach a new demographic.

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How does a challenger bank earn customers’ trust? Digit CEO explains

01/13/20

"To wake up one day and assume everyone in America is going to be above average at math and above average rational is crazy," says Ethan Bloch, whose app is designed to help people achieve financial health.

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Voice banking's ascent and other takeaways from CES

01/13/20

One banking-related highlight of the show was an announcement from HSBC and Google of a real-time conversation translator for Google’s nest hub.

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Expensify launches corporate card that donates to homeless charity

01/13/20

The new Karma Points card donates 10% of revenue to charitable funds established by the company that help people living on the street.

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Financial services 2025: The pursuit of a moving target that's moving faster

01/09/20

An examination of potential sources of upheaval for the financial industry and ideas on how to adapt.

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Digital won't cost bankers their jobs. It'll make them better bankers.

01/09/20

Bank employees need to stop seeing new technology as a threat.

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