ING DIRECT enhanced its mobile banking suite with the launch of its free AndroidTM App, once again simplifying and easing saving for Canadians anywhere, anytime. Canada's leading direct bank was the first in the country to offer a BlackBerry App while simultaneously launching its iPhone App and mobile website m.ingdirect.ca, and enhanced its iPhone App to support the iPad this past June.
There are plenty of case studies on banks and social media on the retail and consumer side - mostly disaster stories about what happens when banks fail to use social media effectively. But what about corporate, transactional and/or investment banking? Does social media have a place behind the consumer curtain within the banking community?
Fis (NYSE:FIS), one of the world's largest providers of banking and payments technology, today announced a new three-year outsourcing agreement to provide ING Direct France with extended outsourced application management services for the FIS Profile core banking suite.
Retail banking innovation programmes can face a variety of internal barriers to success, ranging from resistance from inhouse technology fiefdoms, governance, and the demand for swift ROI, according to the panel of industry experts on the Finextra/Infosys Webcast, 'Retail Banking Innovation - Adapting to a new age', broadcast on Thursday.
Leading banks and mobile operators in the Netherlands are joining forces to create a joint venture company aimed at introducing mobile payments at the check-out.
ING Direct has taken a novel approach to marketing its new Canadian online chequing account, employing a group of dancers in bright orange bathing suites to perform a synchronised swimming routine in a Toronto fountain.
ING Australia has gone live with DST Global Solutions HiPortfolio to be able to better manage its cross-investment processing.
Summer should be about taking vacations and spending time with friends and family, not taking trips to the bank branch and waiting in line to speak to a teller. That's why ING DIRECT USA, the nation's largest direct bank, is encouraging its Customers to put their bank branch in their pocket with the launch of their enhanced mobile application for iPhone® and BlackBerry® devices.
ING DIRECT has enhanced its iPhone App to support the iPad. Canada's leading direct bank was the first in the country to offer a BlackBerry App while simultaneously launching its iPhone App and mobile website m.ingdirect.ca.
ING DIRECT USA, the nation's largest direct bank, today launched a first-of-its kind online calculator to raise consumer awareness about the high cost of overdraft fees. The new overdraft calculator is another added benefit of ING DIRECT's no fee internet checking account, Electric Orange(SM), and it comes one month before new federal rules on overdraft fees take effect.
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