Digital banking

A remittance fintech aims to be first of its kind to offer banking

05/17/19

Pangea says it is developing a digital account after customers complained that the bank relationship they had wasn't "for them."

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The Medicis (yes, those Medicis) are back, and starting a challenger bank

05/15/19

The Italian family that founded a bank in the 14th century and pioneered branches and letters of credit is now setting up a tech-forward, crypto-friendly disruptor in the United States.

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Fintech seeks to help customers avoid overdrafts — with assist from a big bank

05/14/19

Digit's savings app, relying on JPMorgan Chase's new real-time payments service, will offer customers an instant withdrawals feature that uses savings as a cushion against checking overdraws.

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Goldman near deal for wealth manager; Citi’s digital bet paying off

05/13/19

Purchase of United Capital Financial would extend the bank’s reach; the bank is raking in online deposits even as it pares back its branch network.

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Regions recruits fraud specialist from BBVA Compass

05/09/19

The Southeastern regional bank said Thursday that it had hired Lee Byrd to a new role dedicated to protecting customers and the company itself from fraud.

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Can this app help small banks attract millennial savers?

05/09/19

Plinqit, led by a former banker, was developed specifically for community banks as a way to appeal to young customers.

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‘This technology is not a luxury’: TymeBank CEO on AI chatbot

05/08/19

A digital challenger bank is relying heavily on artificial intelligence to provide low-cost banking to low-income people and small businesses.

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Big banks still need to streamline their operations

05/08/19

Departments across large institutions remain siloed, which leads to poor customer service. Fintechs are poised to take business from unhappy consumers unless banks address this problem.

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Fraud alert: What to watch for in online business lending

05/07/19

Lenders say they are seeing a rise in synthetic identity and other types of attempted fraud. Here’s what they are doing to thwart it.

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What works, what doesn't in mobile banking apps

05/07/19

Mariel Beasley, co-director of Duke University’s Common Cents Lab, who studies consumers’ financial behavior, says savings "nudges" in apps often fall flat. Here's why.

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