Posts Tagged ‘ Capital One ’

Risk, Compliance Top Concerns for Bitcoin Startups

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April 8, 2014
Risk, Compliance Top Concerns for Bitcoin Startups

It’s no longer the Wild West for virtual currency startups — all 2,000 of them. The regulators (and tax collectors) have virtual currencies in their cross-hairs, and the startups must learn to operate in a regulated space. There is tension in the bitcoin community over compliance. There will always be an anarchic element to...
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VIDEO: Capital One Expects to Increase Marketing in 2014

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March 25, 2014

Have you seen many Capital One ads lately? It’s not your imagination; there are lots. In discussing its stress test results (PDF) last Friday, the bank dropped the following nugget about its marketing: As a result of our concentration in consumer lending, our marketing budget is disproportionately large compared to most other banks. For 2013,...
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Capital One to Offer Credit Score Details to Card Customers

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March 17, 2014
Capital One to Offer Credit Score Details to Card Customers

Capital One Financial Corp. is now offering its credit customers more information about their credit scores within the bank’s mobile app. The functionality is provided by the credit bureau TransUnion. Beginning later this month, Capital One credit card customers logging in to their accounts online or on mobile devices will see a new tab called Credit...
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It’s Alive! NFC Is Back from the Dead

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February 21, 2014
It’s Alive! NFC Is Back from the Dead

NFC is back and on the move. Visa and MasterCard both announced support for host-card emulation (HCE) this week and that means near-field communication (NFC), long thought to be finished in the contactless payments world, is alive and doing quite well, thank you. HCE was built into the latest version of Android, version 4.4, nicknamed...
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VIDEO: CIO Says Cap One Has Shifted to ’100%’ Agile Software Development

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February 20, 2014

At Capital One Financial Corp., the need for compressed IT production cycles has led to significant changes in the way the bank pursues its innovation projects, including changing the very teams that build them out, says the bank’s chief information officer, Robert Alexander. This is driven by the “7 to 8 million customers who...
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Half of All Mobile Banking Customers Are Now Part of ClearXchange

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February 19, 2014
Half of All Mobile Banking Customers Are Now Part of ClearXchange

Capital One Financial Corp. has joined the P2P network ClearXchange, bringing the nation’s seventh-largest bank, and its 50 million customers, into a network that already contains JPMorgan Chase, Bank of America and Wells Fargo & Co. ClearXchange’s collection of banks constitutes fully 50% of the mobile banking customers in the United Sates, according to Karen Webster,...
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Wisely Gets Wiser with User Data from Citigroup, Wells Fargo and Capital One

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January 15, 2014
Wisely Gets Wiser with User Data from Citigroup, Wells Fargo and Capital One

Wisely is adding tons of FI transaction data to its vault. The Ann Arbor-based company announced yesterday that it has completed its beta test of adding transaction data from Citigroup, Wells Fargo and Capital One to its recommendation engine. The company also announced users of those three banks could now link their accounts to...
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Ally, Union and Capital One Post Large Deposit Gains

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January 2, 2014
Ally, Union and Capital One Post Large Deposit Gains

Ally Bank and Union Bank posted the largest gains in deposit dollars of the Top 20 Banks in the third quarter of 2013 compared to the previous quarter, while Capital One and Union Bank posted the largest gains over the previous year, according to a Bank Innovation analysis of data from the Federal Deposit...
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Bank Innovation’s Top 10 Posts of 2013

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December 31, 2013
Bank Innovation’s Top 10 Posts of 2013

Ah, 2013! Was it really, as some have said, a “lost year” for tech? Hardly. Throughout the year, we read stories that wowed us (“Google Enables the Sending of Money Using Gmail”), as well as those that made us shake our heads or throw up our hands (“Coin Puts All of Your Cards Onto...
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Which FIs Did Best in 2013? Check Their Net Income per Employee

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December 30, 2013
Which FIs Did Best in 2013? Check Their Net Income per Employee

There are many ways to measure bank efficiency, but in 2013 net income per employee was arguably the best indicator of all for stock performance among large financial institutions. Net income per employee — net income divided by total employees – indicates whether, on a deep level, a financial institution is operating in a profitable...
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