Digital payments

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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Digital banking's key trends: Demand, competition, mobile on the rise

04/19/18

Consumers around the world are increasingly accessing banking solely through digital means, according to new global studies by Oracle and the World Bank.

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Senate moves to kill CFPB auto rule; Amex profit soars 31%

04/19/18

Bill to end the guidance intended to fight discriminatory lending now goes to the House; card company’s push to make more loans to customers pays dividends.

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'Siri, Alexa, Google — why can't I pay for things with you?'

04/11/18

The rapid adoption of voice assistants only adds to the notion they could one day be disruptors in commerce, payments and financial services.

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To capitalize on open banking, the industry needs standards

04/10/18

Developers will struggle to create apps that can be used seamlessly across institutions unless banks can learn to share programming data in a consistent way.

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