Online payments

Colorado bank rebrands to highlight bigger role in payments

03/31/20

The newly minted Transact Bank will provide payment processing and card issuing services to a wide range of clients.

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Green Dot hires former NetSpend boss Dan Henry as new CEO

03/25/20

Former NetSpend CEO Dan Henry has been named as the CEO of Green Dot, the Pasadena, Calif.-based prepaid card issuer and banking company.

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We shouldn't have to wait for FedNow to have faster payments

02/28/20

The Fed can take steps now to speed up existing networks.

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Lawsuit alleges PNC built payments product with stolen trade secrets

02/17/20

A Denver company says that the $410 billion-asset bank used its confidential information to create a copycat product and poach its customers. PNC is contesting the allegations.

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Visa's $5 billion Plaid deal takes a possible rival off the table

01/13/20

In the battle to control consumer data, Visa has made a major score by agreeing to acquire Plaid, a technology company that it could have seen grow into a competitor.

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When open banking and data privacy collide

12/11/19

Banks are increasingly sharing data and must brace for new regulations protecting that data.

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How Square turns unconventional credit data into loans for tiny businesses

11/22/19

The payments company has loaned $5.5 billion to 275,000 small businesses, thanks to a data-driven process free from human interaction.

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15 community banks join The Clearing House’s real-time payments network

10/29/19

Many small banks remain skeptical of the payments network because it is owned and operated by big banks and they are waiting for the Federal Reserve to launch a rival service.

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Wells striking out in search for new CEO; Big banks lower Q2 forecasts

06/12/19

Several prospects, including JPM’s Gordon Smith, are reluctant to take on a thankless job; lower interest rates, quiet trading will yield disappointing results.

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App from Simple co-founder builds bridges from banks to blockchains

04/04/19

Shamir Karkal’s startup, Sila, is launching an API platform that gives developers a way to connect traditional bank systems to distributed ledgers like Ethereum.

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