The 10 most important bank weapons in the digital wallet battleground


Ed Busby, a former Softcard executive, wrote a blog post on what banks can do to compete with third-party providers.


Discover finds its way into mobile payments

Matt Johanson, vice president of Discover Network Operations at Discover Financial Services, sat down with Mobile Payments Today at last month's Money 20/20 conference in Las Vegas to discuss the company's current view on mobile payments.

Pathways to payment transformation

Three industry experts discuss compelling reasons and real-world strategies for moving legacy systems into the digital, omnichannel future.

Banks at a crossroads: Build or buy mobile payment apps

Rajesh Sharma, vice president of mobile banking and payment apps from INSIDE Secure, discusses some of the areas banks need to consider when it comes to mobile payments.

Webinar: Initiatives, strategies and new approaches for payment transformation

As payment services organizations continue to drive some of the biggest changes in global payments, how can companies determine which strategies will work best in the future?

Are millennials from Mars?

Plenty of things about millennials might seem alien to Gen X-ers and boomers, but when it comes to banking, they're all pretty much the same.

Chase teams with MCX on Chase Pay mobile wallet

Chase Pay, which is scheduled to debut in mid-2016, is both an in-store and in-app scheme that will give consumers the ability to pay for goods and services at MCX partners.

Uneasy alliance: Banks and fintech startups

Dan Glessner, the chief marketing officer at Quisk, wrote a blog post about how he sees things going down between banks and fintech startups in the future.

Mobile payments set to dominate discussions at Money 20/20

EMV and bank innovation also should be hot topics next week in Las Vegas, writes Mobile Payments Today Editor Will Hernandez.

Winning over millennials with a better banking experience

Mobile will play a large role in how financial institutions capture this demographic's attention.

'Mobile Wallets 101': Your guide to the future of cardless transactions

FIs have an edge in a bid for mobile wallet loyalty due to their trusted provider status. For those that have been late to the party, now is the time to capitalize on this advantage.

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India's Payworld offers cash access in locales without ATMs

Payworld provides both the mobile app and the card-reader dongle retailers need to participate in the Cash Point program.

Consumers find digital-savvy banks more trustworthy

The survey findings come from The Balancing Act: U.S. Bank 2015 Outlook on People and Technology, which the bank said uncovered some surprising facts about how consumers expect to use financial services in the future.

ATM card activation a snap with new mobile app feature

Aussie FI Westpac has added a feature that lets customers activate a new debit or credit card using the camera in their smartphone.

Study: Hispanics omnichannel users of banking services

FIs trying to attract Hispanic customers should emphasize the breadth of their banking options, a new study says.

Fiserv, Early Warning partner to push real-time bill payments, deposits

The partnership will initially facilitate real-time bill payment and deposit capabilities for users of the NOW Network from Fiserv or the good funds network from Early Warning.

Real-time payments gets a boost in the U.S.

A group of U.S. banks have announced their intention to reboot their digital payments network, clearXchange, and combine it with Early Warning, a bank-owned fraud prevention and risk management company.

HalCash intros mobile ATM transactions

Initially, consumers will be able to access money through the Pin4 ATM network in New York City, Miami, Chicago and Los Angeles, with nationwide access coming in 2016.

Penny launches prepaid card with integrated mobile app

The company's MasterCard offering is meant for business travelers to track expenses.

New Diebold ATM concepts elevate mobile tech

The company says its Irving and Janus terminals incorporate new technologies that 'bridge the digital and physical worlds of cash.'

Capital One adds NFC mobile payments to Android app

The bank said it used Mastercard's Digital Enablement Service to add the feature.

Wincor Nixdorf plans to deploy ATMs with NFC support

Wincor says the system's innovative design is intended to appeal especially to digital natives who have grown up with digital and mobile technologies.

Poll: In Canada, millennials drive charge toward new banking tech

Like their US counterparts, Canadians prefer to do their everyday banking via digital channels, but want to speak with a live person when they have more complex needs.

The ATM-and-mobile age is here. Where are you?

For deployers who are not quite there yet, a free "ATM and Mobile 101" report offers valuable guidance on the integration of ATM mobile channels.

Study shows wide adoption of mobile banking app among US consumers

Seventy percent of consumers said that they use a mobile banking app a few times a month or more.

Security experts expect increase in mobile payment-related breaches

The 2015 Mobile Payment Security Study from global cybersecurity association ISACA suggests that cybersecurity professionals are willing to balance benefits with perceived security risks of mobile payments.

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Mobile financial services are becoming indispensible to the underbanked. In addition to payments, this research center covers other mobile banking services such as balance checks, account transactions, credit applications, funds transfer, ACH, check imaging, remote capture deposit and ATMs.