U.S. Bank

High-cost bank loans a step in the wrong direction

10/03/18

Banks are being encouraged to offer smaller loans as an alternative to payday products, but their high interest rates can still put consumers in debt.

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U.S. Bank takes on fintechs with new online loans, card for small businesses

09/25/18

The bank seeks to answer the threat posed by disruptors with quick online loans and a card that rewards small businesses for more kinds of spending.

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Demographic shifts prompt U.S. Bancorp to rethink wealth management

09/24/18

The mass retirement of baby boomers and the growing affluence of women are the biggest disruptive forces in the industry, says Gunjan Kedia. Here's how she's dealing with them.

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Diana Moy: Driving tech transformation at U.S. Bancorp

09/24/18

In five years, Moy has built from scratch a thriving business unit that is focused solely on developing easy-to-use, customer-facing technology for U.S. Bancorp's wealth management clients.

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The other housing crisis, Dimon v. Trump, small-dollar lending: Top stories of the week

09/14/18

A new, 10-part podcast series examining housing blight; JPMorgan’s Jamie Dimon baits President Trump; U.S. Bank returns to small-dollar lending; and more from this week’s most-read stories.

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U.S. Bank eyes expansion in crowded Texas, Southeast markets

09/13/18

The Minneapolis bank is betting that it has the heft — and the brand recognition — to compete for deposits in states where its biggest rivals already dominate.

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Momentum is building for small-dollar loans

09/12/18

U.S. Bank’s announcement that it will begin offering small installment loans could open the door for other financial institutions to offer them as an alternative to pricey payday loans.

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Can U.S. Bancorp find an edge in crowded field of digital-only banks?

07/18/18

The Minneapolis company plans to expand to new retail markets through a digital platform, but it’s facing questions about how it will distinguish itself from peers.

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After strong 2Q, U.S. Bancorp vows to invest in digital expansion

07/18/18

The Minnesota company's profits rose by double digits despite some challenges in the second quarter, and its CEO says it will be expanding its digital offerings to simplify banking for customers.

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Back-office innovations help banks dump costly real estate

07/06/18

Banks could shed as much as 20 million square feet of office space over the next five years as they shift many functions to high-tech operations centers in markets with cheaper rents.

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