mobile banking

Paytm Payments Bank Gets a Dedicated Mobile Banking App

Paytm Payments Bank has launched a dedicated mobile banking app in an effort to provide convenience to customers. The app will let users check their balances as well as raise requests for physical debit cards and access their digital debit cards.

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Fintech Firms Partner to Expand Reach in Myanmar

Under the agreement, Ananda users will have the added option of topping up their accounts at Ongo agents across the country as well as on its mobile application when they sign up for Ongo’s payment services. Meanwhile, Ongo users who subscribe to Ananda’s 4G+ data service can also pay for the service on the Ongo […]

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Princess Cruises Offers Alipay and WeChat Pay – Rus Tourism News

Princess Cruises today announced that Chinese guests onboard Ruby Princess have the option to utilize both Alipay and WeChat Pay payment options while shopping in the boutiques. This makes Princess Cruises the first and the only cruise line to offer both Alipay and WeChat Pay payment options onboard a passenger cruise ship in North America.

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CR2’s BankWorld Mobile App Driving Rapid Customer Acquisition Levels

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Dec 20, 2018– CR2, one of the world’s leading providers of retail banking software, has reported strong adoption rates of its mobile app in Ethiopia, which is used, among other channels, to access the Amole digital wallet, a pioneering mobile payment platform offered by Dashen Bank.

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More Aussies Swapping Bank Branches for Mobile Banking

When was the last time you went into a bank branch to make a transaction? The odds are much better that your last bank transaction was made on a mobile device, according to new research from Roy Morgan.According to the Roy Morgan Single Source Survey, over an average four-week period in the six months to […]

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T-Mobile Targets US Banking Market

T-Mobile is taking a second shot at the American banking scene, teaming up with BankMobile to launch an app-based checking account. The telco has begun a limited roll out of the T-Mobile checking account, complete with Fdic-insured protection thanks to a partnership with BankMobile, the digital-only arm of Customers Bank.

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Credit Chameleons – Lenders Must Tune in to Changing Customer Attitudes

Using technology to accurately match consumers with the most appropriate products increases sales conversion. For instance, although millennials are the least likely to own a credit card they are using credit to fund their social lifestyles, meaning they could be incentivised by a product that offers retail reward points at their favorite shops or restaurants. This would […]

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10 Tech Apps Taking Over Banking and Payments

Despite the fervor over mobile wallets and banking, one day consumers may never need to open a dedicated bank or payment app. Increasingly, financial firms are putting their services inside of other apps, for example by allowing users of a ride-hailing app to apply for a credit card within that app.

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Financial Institutions Failing to Humanize Digital Banking Experiences

As the world grows increasingly digital, providing the ‘humanized engagement’ becomes ever more important. Digital consumers demand more today than speed and simplicity. They want to feel good about their interactions with technology, and this requires some element of the personal touch.

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JPMorgan Reports Growth in Card Spend, Mobile Users

JPMorgan posted results on Friday (Oct. 12) that beat the Street on headline numbers – top and bottom – based on traction in consumer spending, and also showed growth in its mobile and digital initiatives. The bank is among a trio, including Citigroup and Wells Fargo, that typically kick off earnings season.

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Wells Fargo Joins the Digital Bank Bandwagon

Wells Fargo announced the launch of Greenhouse, a digital-only bank app, joining Chase and Citibank who have launched or announced their own digital bank offerings.

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TD Bank Aims for 90% of Transactions to Be Self-Serve in Digital Push

Toronto-Dominion Bank wants customers to complete nine out of every 10 routine transactions on their own within three years. Today in Canada we have 81 percent of financial transactions done on a self-serve basis, which is digital and ATM, Rizwan Khalfan, chief digital and payments officer at Canada’s largest lender, said in an interview.

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