December 09, 2015

November 2015 Trends & Highlights: Redesigning, New Products and Bill Pay

TRENDING ’Tis the Season for Redesigning – This month saw numerous public and private site redesigns. While some firms, like Bank of America, made small changes by redesigning the private site small business homepage, other firms, like Fifth Third, revamped the entire public site. Fifth Third introduced sleek, scrolling pages and overhauled its navigation while MetLife […]

August 06, 2015

July 2015 Trends & Highlights: App Redesigns, Social Campaigns and the Addition of USAA

TRENDING Increase in Popularity of App Redesigns and Touch ID – Firms launched both app designs and new features this month. Both Citi and Capital One released redesigned apps. Citi streamlined its navigational structure, while also including support for the Apple Watch and adding Touch ID. Capital One’s redesign allows clients to manage all Capital One, 360, […]

May 21, 2015

March 2015 Trends & Highlights: Apple Watch, Retirement and Basketball

TRENDING Firms Announce Upcoming Apple Watch Apps – Both Citibank and Fidelity announced that they will be releasing apps for the upcoming Apple Watch. The Citi Mobile Lite app will allow clients to view summary information and balances for checking accounts, savings accounts and credit cards. Fidelity’s launch day app, known as Fidelity Mobile for […]

March 04, 2015

February 2015 Trends & Highlights: Contests, Super Bowl Ads and Biometrics

TRENDING Two Public Brokerage Sites Receive a Makeover – Both Morgan Stanley and Merrill Lynch Wealth Management revamped their public sites to feature tiled images, responsive design and much more contemporary appearances. While Morgan Stanley’s revamped site highlights the firm’s employees and proprietary research, the Merrill Lynch public site provides unique customization options and assessments […]

February 04, 2015

January 2015 Trends & Highlights: Taxes, Mobile Tools and Rebranding

TRENDING Firms Welcome Tax Season In January, firms within our Mutual Fund Monitor, e-Monitor and Bank Monitor coverage groups glided into tax season by collectively adding a host of tax-related content and Turbo Tax promotions, and by updating their private site tax centers. Vanguard, Legg Mason and T. Rowe Price added links on their homepages that […]