How can traditional banks compete in a digital-centric world?
Oct30

How can traditional banks compete in a digital-centric world?

The ‘digital-only’ bank has been on the rise for some time now; driven by consumer demand for a hassle-free mobile banking experience. Still relatively small in number but growing in popularity, digital-only banks are typified by their streamlined approach to banking, with a range of basic products such as current and savings accounts combining with quick and easy transactions and automated processes. Strong on innovation, but equally...

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The rise of the digital-only bank
Oct28

The rise of the digital-only bank

Is a move to digital-only banking the next logical step for the retail banking industry? In our latest Pathway Paper we investigate the rise of a new breed of digital-only challenger banks and reveal the steps traditional banks can take to compete in this evolving landscape. Download the paper now and discover: The impact a move to digital-only could have on retail banking Lessons early adopters of digital-only can teach the industry...

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Are mobile payments set for the mainstream with Apple Pay on iPhone 6?
Sep16

Are mobile payments set for the mainstream with Apple Pay on iPhone 6?

With Apple announcing a payment system that works with iPhone 6 and the Apple Watch, will mobile payments finally hit the mainstream, heralding a consumer behaviour shift on the high street and beyond?  Using mobile NFC, will mobile payments on smartphones be enticing enough for consumers – or will other factors come into play on the road to widespread adoption. Slow mobile NFC adoption Outside of iOS, there were already 400 million...

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Time for Mobile Banking to Branch Out

This is the final post of a multi-part series written by Alistair Crane, Executive Vice President at Monitise Create.  A leading visionary in mobile strategy and design who has helped some of the largest brands in the world, Al has covered in this series market leadership through mobile innovation and the rise of beacons. In this post, Al covers mobile moving beyond simply another banking channel to provide consumers value across the...

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Business Analytics and Mobile Money: A future built on relationships and relevance
Aug12

Business Analytics and Mobile Money: A future built on relationships and relevance

How can banks improve their mobile marketing strategy and deliver the promotions and services most likely to spur their audiences into action? In the fourth in our series of Pathway Papers we explore how business analytics can supercharge a Mobile Money strategy to deliver stronger customer relationships. Download the paper now to discover: How Mobile Money and business analytics work together seamlessly How business analytics can...

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200% Mobile money growth in the Middle East vs 100% in USA
Aug01

200% Mobile money growth in the Middle East vs 100% in USA

200%  mobile money growth in the Middle East with 80% of consumers open to mobile payments.Saudi Arabia, UAE and Turkey are leading the mobile money revolution: 62% of smartphone owners in Turkey make mobile payments, and 44% of UAE consumers expecting to make more mobile payments in the future. Check out this new infographic from Monitise Middle...

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22% of US Online Adults Use One Money Management Feature

Forrester has issued a Digital Money Management Playbook that focuses a lot of attention on PFM as digital money management through a series of reports.  The State of Digital Money Management Report examines independent digital money managers globally and how banks’ own offerings compete.  According to the report, 22% of US online adults already use one money management feature and 35% of those do so on their mobile phone, as compared...

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Yaap Shopping gives retail an m-commerce twist in Spain

With increasing talk about how our digital, mobile world can complement bricks and mortar retail, this month’s launch of Yaap Shopping in Spain brings a tangible example to market. Yaap Shopping is a mobile app which allows consumers to redeem offers from local merchants where they live. It delivers offers directly to an individuals’ smartphone, while at the same time connecting merchants to a digital network; where they can build...

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M-commerce – realising the revenue opportunity for banks

How do banks get mobile banking on the front-screen of consumer smartphones? Richard Johnson explains and demonstrates how specialist software and connectivity to mobile commerce creates a winning situation for banks, consumers and merchants.

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Everything You Wanted to Know about Mobile Banking (Infographic)

1st Mariner Bank developed an infographic with insightful mobile banking trends and facts:   Click here to view the full...

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