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UK banks in danger of falling behind warns study

Bankingtech reports: UK banks in danger of falling behind warns study UK banks may lose out to nimbler competitors if they don’t modernise their systems and update their infrastructure, according to a new reporting by research house TechMarketView. Source: UK banks in danger of falling behind warns study. [Source: Bankingtech]

18 Aug 2014 10:30

Three Trends That Will Make A Difference In Mobile Payments

TechCrunch reports: Three Trends That Will Make A Difference In Mobile Payments  In the summer of 2008, I was in Paris delivering a mobile payments presentation to the CEO of a French bank. At the end of the meeting, he asked me when we would see more than 50 percent of retail payments transactions in  Continue Reading » [Source: TechCrunch]

14 Aug 2014 09:39

Humin, The App That Organizes Phone Contacts By How You Know Them, Is Now In The App Store

TechCrunch reports: Humin, The App That Organizes Phone Contacts By How You Know Them, Is Now In The App Store  Humin, the app that aims to replace your iPhone contacts app is now in the App Store. Will.i.am, Richard Branson and Angry Birds creator Peter Vesterbacka were all part of the private beta launch a few  Continue Reading » [Source: TechCrunch]

14 Aug 2014 09:25

Open plan development: collaboration in retail banking

Bankingtech reports: Open plan development: collaboration in retail banking One of the most distinguishing features of the current wave of financial innovation is how the innovators are often not banks, but small fintech firms often led by former bank employees. Source: Open plan development: collaboration in retail banking. [Source: Bankingtech]

13 Aug 2014 11:17

Can Technology Serve as a Positive Disruptive Force in Banking?

Banktech reports: Can Technology Serve as a Positive Disruptive Force in Banking? Regulation inhibits the adoption and use of technology in its most disruptive form. Source: Can Technology Serve as a Positive Disruptive Force in Banking?. [Source: Banktech]

13 Aug 2014 11:17

Credit Unions Fill In The Void As Banks Tighten Rules

PYMNTS reports: Credit Unions Fill In The Void As Banks Tighten Rules If consumers get upset with their banks as rules tighten, will credit unions benefit? Credit unions are arguing that they will—and already are. “Over the past few years, the credit union memberships have been on the rise. Credit Union National Association (CUNA) chief  Continue Reading » [Source: PYMNTS]

13 Aug 2014 11:17

Can 155-Year-Old Vendor Lead the Way on Branch of the Future?

BTN reports: Can 155-Year-Old Vendor Lead the Way on Branch of the Future? Diebold, best known as an ATM manufacturer, is rebranding and diversifying itself and promoting its consulting services on a popular banking topic: how to redefine branches as sales and service hubs. Source: Can 155-Year-Old Vendor Lead the Way on Branch of the  Continue Reading » [Source: BTN]

11 Aug 2014 10:42

Taking A Wait-And-See Approach With Disruptive Innovations

TechCrunch reports: Taking A Wait-And-See Approach With Disruptive Innovations  There’s been quite the brouhaha lately about disruptive innovation. On one side is Harvard Prof. Clay Christensen (author of The Innovator’s Dilemma) and his long-prevailing theory about how disruptive innovation drives incumbents out of the market. On the other side is Jill Lepore and her attack  Continue Reading » [Source: TechCrunch]

11 Aug 2014 10:42

Finextra Leadership: The rise of the bank challengers

Finextra reports: Finextra Leadership: The rise of the bank challengers After stints at some of the world’s biggest banks, Udayan Goyal is now helping to build up a new generation of challengers through his roles at … Source: Finextra Leadership: The rise of the bank challengers. [Source: Finextra]

11 Aug 2014 10:39

VCs join fintech gold rush

Finextra reports: VCs join fintech gold rush There has been a surge in venture funding for fintech firms over the last six months, culminating in a number of big bets in July, according to data … Source: VCs join fintech gold rush. [Source: Finextra]

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Next to being founder and editor at BANKNXT, Jelmer de Jong is Global Head of Marketing at Backbase, a software company formed in 2003 that delivers Bank 2.0 online and mobile portal solutions for financial institutions around the globe. Jelmer has focused his career on internet and mobile innovation. He began as an entrepreneur with a company that helped SMBs to sell products online and later joined a start-up to build one of the first global online and mobile trading platforms in the perishable industry. At Backbase, he specialises in marketing the next generation of online and mobile technology to banks and financial institutions so they have the tools to create a superior online, customer experience in the engagement banking era.
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Written by  10 Jun 2013 04:10

Taking the Road: FinTech Road Show

BANKNXT is happy to announce its partnership with the FinTech Road Show. See discount code at the bottom of this post. On Tuesday afternoon, June 18, Disrupting Finance Dublin kicks off at AIB HQ (Bankcentre, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4) and focuses on innovations in financial technology and services. This conference is the first day of the  Continue Reading »

Written by  03 Apr 2013 06:25

Banking Silos & The Effect of New Wave Web Experiences

Long gone are the days where a successful digital marketing campaign meant a recently updated website, a few banner ads and a weekly newsletter. Today, it’s not about showing your customers what you want them to know, it’s about showing them you know what they want. Digital marketing now demands an all-inclusive attitude that recognizes  Continue Reading »

Written by  26 Nov 2012 08:59

Bank 2.0: From Vision to Reality

The biggest challenges to joining the Engagement Banking era and implementing a Bank 2.0 (or Bank 3.0 anyone?) strategy are not only expectations or perspective, but also impediments within the banking systems and infrastructure. Planning for multi-channel, customer-centered, development is difficult. Banks “Get” the Vision. Can They Implement? We all know the need for customer  Continue Reading »

Written by  22 Nov 2012 06:20

No Excuse For Poor UX In Banking

There is no longer an excuse for a poor UX. Our world now also requires that banks ensure their customers are given the same kind of experience regardless of where they are located or what they are doing and this experience must be available across devices: laptop, desktop, mobile, tablet… etc. Along the way simplicity  Continue Reading »

Written by  26 Jul 2012 11:39

The Multi-Channel Banking Challenge

Banks seem to have never fully “gotten” the Internet. Only after intense consumer pressure did they even start building Internet banking capabilities and they did this by pushing their existing applications, screens, processes and tools to the Web, simply by adding a new interface. We call this approach “inside-out”—thinking from the banks’ perspective instead of  Continue Reading »

Written by  09 May 2012 12:08

Live at FinovateSpring 2012 – day 2

Day 2 of FinovateSpring, letting you know who is demoing what: Wipit Wipit is a mobile payment solution that focusses on the cash preferred. The can fill their wipit app on their phone at retail stores with money and then transfer or pay bills with it. BehavioSec BehavioSec uses user behavior to secure online and mobile banking,  Continue Reading »