March 16, 2017 by Michelle Ammirati In 2016, Chase redesigned its small business section with a new layout, new navigation and updated sections covering various business categories. This update to the Chase small business section aligned with a revamp earlier in the year on the retail cards side. In addition to the public site revamp, the firm redesigned the small business […]
February 14, 2017 by Michelle Ammirati As we settle into 2017, Small Business Card Monitor looks back at the year before, focusing on redesigns and new tools that give a sense of the state of the small business card sector. While such a narrow coverage group typically limits new products, firms do continue to innovate in certain areas. In our most […]
October 27, 2016 by Michelle Ammirati In the past two years, blockchain technology has begun to shape the financial services landscape, and financial institutions should be prepared to continue to hear about the technology as it becomes more prevalent. Our latest complimentary white paper, The Rise of Blockchain: An Introduction provides an overview of bitcoin and the blockchain for financial services […]
August 04, 2016 by Michelle Ammirati On July 28, 2016, Corporate Insight attended the third annual Blockchains + Digital Currencies conference in New York City. This one-day gathering of industry executives, regulators and providers offered the chance to gather and exchange information on trends in the blockchain and digital currency space, while showcasing the vast potential of the industry and problems that may arise as advocates move forward with implementation.
July 27, 2016 by Michelle Ammirati OPEN card membership gives clients access to cards with high buying power, enabling owners to make large purchases due to the pre-set no spending limit. Members can opt to apply for cards with membership rewards points, cash back or partner rewards through preferred programs and can also access customer service at any time.
July 26, 2016 by Michelle Ammirati Corporate Insight will attend the Blockchains + Digital Currencies conference on July 28, 2016, in New York, New York. The one-day event will allow industry executives, regulators and providers to gather and exchange information on trends in the blockchain and digital currency space.
July 06, 2016 by Michelle Ammirati In June, several firms introduced new products and tools, including three new calculators from TIAA, MetLife and Esurance. Citizens Bank added six new interest-earning accounts, and Capital One redesigned its card payments interface.
June 15, 2016 by Michelle Ammirati TRENDING: New Forms of Customer Support in Banking – Firms are incorporating social media accounts into account management. TD Bank and Citibank now offer live customer service support via Facebook Messenger, joining Bank of America and USAA as firms providing a modern and comprehensive online banking experience. Citibank also added a new Virtual Assistant on the […]
June 01, 2016 by Michelle Ammirati PNC Bank, introduced to Bank Monitor in 2010, has been a part of the Credit Card Monitor coverage group since mid-2013. The firm, though mostly bank-oriented offered three credit card products at the time, along with a points program with accelerated earning options for clients with bundled deposit accounts. PNC Bank now issues four consumer […]
May 11, 2016 by Michelle Ammirati TRENDING Firms Add Advanced Mobile Options – This month Wells Fargo added Touch ID support on the Wells Fargo iPhone app for clients with iOS 9 or higher. iPhone 6S users can access a 3D Touch menu and shortcut capabilities for TD Ameritrade Mobile Trader while U.S. Bank iPhone, iPad and Android app users can access […]