Digital payments

CFPB fines debt collector; Adyen shares nearly double on first day

06/14/18

Security Group was fined $5 million for abusive collection tactics; the Dutch payments company is now valued at nearly $16 billion.

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Four companies driving the bank tech discussion, with only one a FAANG

06/08/18

Facebook, Apple, Amazon, Netflix and Google garner so much attention that they have their own collective shorthand, FAANG. But it was a mostly different set of companies, including Starbucks and Acorns, that were top of mind this week for their financial services moves.

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Harnessing AI to help customers speed invoice processing and get paid

06/04/18

Banks are making business customers happy with new digital billing services as machine learning meets the lockbox.

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'Golden age' of banking? Those words may haunt Jamie Dimon

06/01/18

There are so many reasons — the credit cycle, the plight of small banks or competition from Amazon and foreign banks — that the head of JPMorgan could live to regret that statement.

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Reality check: Will crypto firms score a banking charter?

05/23/18

At least two cryptocurrency companies, Coinbase and ivyKoin, have talked to federal regulators about obtaining a bank license, but there is skepticism that it will happen. Here's why.

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What a homegrown app for millennials has taught Wells Fargo

05/22/18

The bank found that mixing personal finance management with positive reinforcement allowed them to appeal to younger customers.

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Square's Dorsey is all in on bitcoin as currency of the future

05/16/18

Jack Dorsey, speaking to a crowd of cryptocurrency enthusiasts, showed he was completely in sync with their view that digital currencies are the way of the future.

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Next stop on the reg relief train: Reforming AML rules

05/03/18

Bankers have long complained that anti-money-laundering regulations impose an extra burden without really stopping major crime. D.C. is finally listening.

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Bill.com revs up expansion plan by adding two senior leaders

05/01/18

Fresh off landing JPMorgan Chase as a client, the digital payments firm is counting on tech veterans Yael Zheng and Vinay Pai to help accelerate its growth through additional partnerships with banks and accounting firms.

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Mexican banks said to have been targeted in cyber attack

04/30/18

Cyber attackers attempted to penetrate Mexico's electronic payment systems Friday, forcing three banks to enact contingency plans, according to people familiar with the matter.

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