Customers of BB&T and TD Bank have had a frustrating few days, with tech gremlins leaving many unable to access their mobile and online accounts and use ATMs.
US Bank has struck a partnership with financial technology startup Autogravity to become the latest of the nation's financial institutions to streamline the loan application process for car-loving Americans
Human Centred Design is all about understanding how people use things, why they use things - and then creating the things they need. Peter Dalton, group general manager innovation at ANZ explains how the process was applied while designing the bank's new mobile app.
Canadian startup Shakepay haas launched a private beta of a multi-currency, P2P mobile wallet that lets users buy and sell bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.
The overwhelming popularity of contactless cards is peaking shopper interest in new form factors, as fresh research from Mastercard suggests that one-quarter of Europeans expect to start using tap-and-go payments with a smartwatch, bracelet, keyring or other forms of wearable payments.
Ernit, a Danish piggy bank app that hopes to make digital money more tangible to kids, is ready for a national roll out after striking a deal with local bank Spar Nord.
UK digital bank first direct has begun trialling an app that lets people see account information from all of their providers, as well as get money management tips and product suggestions - including from third parties.
NatWest is in advance testing of a lifelike human avatar trained to answer customer queries across its mobile and online channels.
Greenlight Financial Technology, the startup behind an app and debit card for kids and college students, has raised $16 million in a Series A funding round joined by SunTrust Bank, Ally Financial and the Amazon Alexa Fund.
Australian digital banking startup Xinja has taken an important step in its efforts to create a full-service mobile alternative to the big four by securing regulatory approval to start offering home loans.
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