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Chase Updates App, Discusses Digital Wallet

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April 21, 2014
Chase Updates App, Discusses Digital Wallet

JPMorgan Chase updated its iPhone app Thursday, and dropped some hints about its mobile roadmap for the rest of 2014. The newly updated app, seen at left, aims at “humanizing the user experience” for iPhone users, said Gavin Michael, Chase’s head of digital for consumer and community banking at a media event Thursday. Michael...
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New APIs Promise Rich, Contextual Data

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April 4, 2014
New APIs Promise Rich, Contextual Data

We offer this new dictum: Context is king when it comes to transaction data — and one new startup is staking its future on that. Today, it is becoming standard in banking for APIs (application programming interfaces) to provide rich contextual data in order to deliver value to developers and marketers. No longer is it...
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Citigold Offers ‘Special Edition Doughnuts’

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April 1, 2014
Citigold Offers ‘Special Edition Doughnuts’

Who doesn’t want a “special edition doughnut”? Citigold, Citibank’s premium banking product, is offering “special edition doughnuts” to Hong Kong consumers who sign up with the bank. Visitors to the bank’s Nathan Road branch in Hong Kong receive the coupon at left for the “special edition doughnut” — “only one per person during the...
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10 Big, Hairy Innovation Ideas from Bank Innovation 2014

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March 13, 2014
10 Big, Hairy Innovation Ideas from Bank Innovation 2014

Dozens of ideas came out of Bank Innovation 2014, which spanned two days earlier this month and contained 12 sessions about cutting-edge financial innovation, as evidenced by the discussion around the event on Twitter at the hashtag #BI14. So which of the ideas should not be ignored? We’ve highlighted the 10 “big and hairy” banking...
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Don’t Just Innovate for the Fun of It

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March 7, 2014
Don’t Just Innovate for the Fun of It

Innovation has to serve a purpose, and it must scale. That was the message of Citigroup‘s JP Jolly when he took the stage at Bank Innovation 2014 this week to describe the process of updating Citi’s mobile app for its corporate clients. He described the process of updating the tablet and smartphone apps that serve...
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VIDEO: Did Citibank Pick the Wrong Olympic Skier to Pitch Its Mobile Banking App?

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February 17, 2014

Citibank put together a humorous mobile banking ad with U.S. Olympic skier Ted Ligety, but they may have picked the wrong skier. Ligety has had a forgettable Olympics so far. He entered the Sochi games expected to carry home several medals, but instead it was his teammates, Andrew Weibrecht (silver) and Bode Miller (bronze), who stood...
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Citibank Tests New Balance-Checking Feature in California

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February 10, 2014
Citibank Tests New Balance-Checking Feature in California

It seems like everything’s a little easier in California (especially when it’s below freezing in the eastern United States). New York-based Citigroup Inc. released a major update to its mobile apps – version 6.0 — last week, and a major new feature is the ability to check account balances without logging into the app. But...
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Drink From the Waterfall of Mobile Data

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February 6, 2014
Drink From the Waterfall of Mobile Data

There is a wider range of mobile data for banking apps to leverage than previously contemplated. Some of the mobile-focused application builders see a wide array of mobile data streams available to banking apps — and that means, fintech providers are largely limited by their imaginations, rather than technical impediments. Last week, I wrote...
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Citibank Releases Major App Update, and It’s a Mixed Bag

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February 5, 2014
Citibank Releases Major App Update, and It’s a Mixed Bag

Citibank released version 6.0 of its smartphone app on Monday. As the version number indicates, it is a major app update, with a complete overhaul of the user interface. A look at the new app is at left. Most notably, the app incorporates the Facebook innovation that pulls navigation options from off screen, making...
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Financial Services Marketers Back Team USA All the Way, But the Olympics, Not So Much

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January 31, 2014
Financial Services Marketers Back Team USA All the Way, But the Olympics, Not So Much

For financial services marketers, it seems Team USA is a safer bet than the Olympics as a whole. Advertising from financial services companies makes up 7.6% of corporate advertising for the 2014 Olympics in Sochi, Russia, and 17.1% of Team USA’s advertising, according to a study by Bank Innovation. Visa is the only financial services...
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