January 30, 2018

Petal to the Metal for the Credit Invisible

Last week, fintech startup Petal announced the results of its Series A funding round for its credit card product aimed at the credit invisible, consumers who have trouble securing a credit card due to no or limited credit history. Now with $13 million in financing, the product aims to help those who appear to be […]

January 22, 2018

2017 Gold Monitor Awards Winners: Credit Cards

We are excited to announce the release of Corporate Insight’s 2017 Monitor Awards, our annual reports that recognize firms across our coverage groups for excellence in the digital user experience they offer prospects, clients and advisors. Throughout January, we will be releasing a series of slide decks highlighting gold-medal-winning firms in each of our financial […]

January 18, 2018

Credit Card Monitor Awards: Noteworthy Transaction History and Search Tools

All firms provide clients with the standard features to view and search through transaction history. The Transaction History and Search Tools category in this year’s Credit Card Monitor Awards Report aims to discover the complementary and varied options that firms offer to clients, adding to overall functionality and quality. The report lists examples of best-in-class […]

January 04, 2018

New KeyBank Savings Account the First to Tie Rates and APYs to Proprietary Financial Wellness Score

KeyBank moved away from a traditional approach to savings accounts by launching the Key Active Saver Account. This unique account incorporates rewards that correspond to the firm-branded financial wellness tool, HelloWallet. HelloWallet provides information and resources to simplify setting budgets, managing savings and achieving financial objectives. Customers can assess their financial situation through a personal, […]

December 11, 2017

On the Horizon: Ensuring Container Security in a Cloud Environment

The trend that rapidly gained momentum over the last couple of years: container tools. Accelerating from early stages, these tools are moving beyond testing phases, with companies now putting them into production. The vice president of technology strategy at IBM explains that containers are a “key element” that the company approaches with a forward-looking perspective. […]

December 01, 2017

Running Low on Data? SunTrust Has Your Back

AT&T customers who bank with SunTrust no longer need to worry about using their data while accessing mobile banking. Starting in October, the bank now covers most data usage charges associated with client app use, making it the first of 18 firms in the Bank Monitor coverage group to sponsor its customers’ data when they […]