Bank of America gained 418 technology patents in 2019

Bank Innovation

Bank of America obtained more patents last year than any other year in the history of the company. Artificial Intelligence Automation Blockchain Carousel Daily Post 2 Innovation Strategy Payments Product Design Retail Banking Bank of America patents

America Unmasks And Lipstick Makes A Return

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Today is a great day for America,” President Joe Biden said during a Rose Garden address heralding the new guidance, an event where he and his staff went without masks. Free of masks, free of masks, thank your lucky stars, we’re free of masks.

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Advance America Teams With Western Union For Money Transfer Tools

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Financial services platform Advance America is partnering with cross-border payment firm Western Union Company to expand its suite of payments solutions. Advance America will bridge its digital and retail infrastructure to Western Union’s platform capabilities.

Bank Of America Rolls Out AP Automation Platform

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To help businesses automate and digitize their accounts payable (AP) divisions, Bank of America is rolling out Complete AP. Accounts Payable accounts payable automation B2B B2B Payments Bank of America banking Banks News What's Hot In B2B

America’s Banks Celebrate America’s Vets

ABA Community Banking

In honor of our veterans, the ABA Banking Journal is sharing several stories from America's Banks of how banks serve and employ those who have served. The post America’s Banks Celebrate America’s Vets appeared first on ABA Banking Journal.

Enabling e-commerce and m-commerce in Latin America

Mobile Payments Today

The e-commerce market in Latin America presents enormous potential for retailers. Despite the possibilities, there are a number of unique challenges that retailers and payments companies need to be aware of before making such a commitment

Bank Of America Sees More Than Healthcare In Axia Acquisition

PYMNTS

A bank, Bank Of America , acquires a healthcare payments platform, Axia Technologies , to strengthen its patient/provider payments capabilities. Healthcare Axia B2B B2B Payments Bank of America BoA Digital Payments faster payments Featured News Mobile Payments News real time payments

Bank of America customers sent $27 billion through Zelle in Q1  

Bank Innovation

Bank of America customers are shifting toward digital tools. Paul Donofrio, Bank of America’s chief financial officer, said in a statement that despite the […].

Bank Of America Acquires Healthcare Payment Startup Axia Technologies

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Bank of America (BoA) is acquiring the German healthcare payment and technology company Axia Technologies for an undisclosed amount as the financial institution (FI) seeks to advance its payment solutions for healthcare clients.

Bank of America Redesigns App for iPad

Bank Innovation

Bank of America has redesigned its mobile app for the iPad. Exclusive Innovations Mobile Online Open Fintech Payments Premium Apple Bank of America Bank of America Merrill Lynch Erica iPad JPMorgan Chase ZelleThe new tablet design now mirrors the look and functionality of the BofA iPhone mobile banking app.

Sezzle Teams With Market America To Bring BNPL To Shop.com

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Buy now, pay later (BNPL) FinTech Sezzle has partnered with global product brokerage firm Market America Worldwide to advance payment options on its Shop.com platform. Buy Now Pay Later buy now pay later ecommerce Market America News partnerships Retail sezzle What's Hot

The State of FinTech in Latin America

Chris Skinner

I’m off to Chile next week and thought, in preparation, I’d look at the state of FinTech in Latin America. Equally, I meet a lot of the … The post The State of FinTech in Latin America appeared first on Chris Skinner's blog. So far, I’ve spent fair time in Colombia, Brazil and Argentina, and see these as the three major centres of activity along with Mexico.

Latin America: An ecommerce economy on the rise

Mobile Payments Today

Latin America presents a growing regional economy, however the payments and ecommerce industries present unique challenges

Latin America Entices B2B FinTech Investors

PYMNTS

It was a big week for B2B FinTech startups in Latin America. The new funding, the company noted, will enable the firm to expand throughout Latin America as it steps in to support the region’s SMBs amid the pandemic.

MercadoLibre: The ‘Amazon Of Latin America’ Spreads Its Wings

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In Latin America, such a company exists in the form of MercadoLibre , a triple-threat regional financial powerhouse based in Argentina. It now operates in 18 countries in Latin America. ” Retail ecommerce Featured News FinTech international LatAm Latin America MercadoLibre News

Bank Of America Launches Business Treasury APIs

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Bank of America is rolling out three new application programming interfaces (APIs) as it supports the growing demand for up-to-the-moment data and processing in business treasury. With CashPro APIs, we’re helping our clients bring banking information and daily operations even closer together,” said Stephanie Wolf, head of Global Financial Institutions, Governments and Business Banking Sales in Global Transaction Services (GTS) at Bank of America, in the announcement.

Berkshire Hathaway Buys 11.3 Pct Of Bank Of America Shares

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Berkshire Hathaway , the Warren Buffett-helmed conglomerate that owns Geico , upped its stake in Bank of America (BoA) by over $800 million, in what the Financial Times (FT) reported is a vote of confidence in the lagging U.S.

Bank of America: Spending Up Over 2019 Despite Virus Acceleration

PYMNTS

Bank of America customers are spending more across all accounts than they did last year, but more stimulus is needed to support small businesses and people who are unemployed, according to CEO Brian Moynihan.

America: a nation living in the 20th Century

Chris Skinner

These days, in … The post America: a nation living in the 20th Century appeared first on Chris Skinner's blog. When did you last write a check (cheque)? When did you last receive one? Although a valid payment mechanism in some countries, it has been phased out in many. Finland stopped using checks in 1993, Poland in 2006 and the Netherlands from the start of next year.

Bank of America Lays Foundation for Merchant Payments-Focused Lab

Bank Innovation

EXCLUSIVE – After its recent partnership with digital product Innovation Company Stuzo, Bank of America’s merchant services business is laying the foundation for an innovation lab. “It It [the partnership] helps us have a conversation with our merchants about their overarching goals,” Michael Roberts, chief marketing and digital strategy officer of Bank of America Merchant Services […].

Visa On Capturing The Digital Payments Opportunity In Latin America

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The advance of digital payments in Latin America over the last two decades has been slow when measured against other parts of the globe. Critical to bringing digital payments into Latin America in general, and into WhatsApp in specific, is they must be secured via tokenization.

Zelle Use Surges at Bank of America

Bank Innovation

EXCLUSIVE – Bank of America had five million transactions via the digital payments service Zelle in October alone, an amount 35% higher than the average 3.7 Exclusive Mobile Online Open Fintech Payments Retail Bank of America P2P P2P payments PayPal Square Cash Venmo Zellemillion transactions per month the bank reported in September 2017. Yesterday evening, the bank announced that it processed a total of $1.5 billion dollars through Zelle in the month of […].

Coronavirus creates strong demand for mobile wallets in Latin America

Payments Source

Latin America is seeing a surge in digital wallet adoption as governments seek ways to disburse coronavirus aid to vulnerable citizens, and consumers look for safe alternatives to cash. Latin America Mobile payments Digital payments Coronavirus Mobile wallets

Mobile users drive deposit growth at Bank of America

Bank Innovation

For Bank of America, mobile and digital channels are sustaining its retail business. Carousel Customer Experience Retail Banking Wealth Management Bank of AmericaIn a third-quarter earnings call Wednesday, CEO Brian Moynihan stressed the importance of digital banking offerings that are complemented by human support. Customers continue to transact and interact with us in person, as well as through the digital channel,” he said. “We We […].

Brazilian FinTech EBANX Expanding Payments Across Central America

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Brazilian FinTech startup EBANX has expansion plans for its payments operation across Central America and is kicking off operations in Costa Rica, with plans to launch in El Salvador, Panama, Guatemala and the Dominican Republic in the first half of 2021.

Latin America’s Dark, Crypto-Driven, Cybercrime Underbelly

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To get a sense of the new frontiers in cybercrime, and how cryptocurrency helps fraudsters cover their tracks or finance their schemes … look, perhaps, to Latin America. Security & Fraud cryptocurrency Cybercrime fraud Latin America News

Bank Of America Analysts See ‘No Good Reason’ To Own Bitcoin 

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But the reality, at least to analysts at Bank of America , is that bitcoin is really just a speculative instrument, with no real hallmarks that make it suitable for widespread use. Bitcoin Bank of America cryptocurrency digital currency Editors' Picks News What Is Investing

Citi, Bank of America join global push to curb emissions

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Bank of America Sees “Overwhelming” Growth in Zelle Numbers

Bank Innovation

EXCLUSIVE — It’s another great quarter for Bank of America in terms of number of users of its P2P payment app Zelle. Exclusive Mobile Payments Bank of America Early Warning P2P payments Venmo ZelleThe bank just released numbers for the Zelle app in Q4’17 that shows it processed more than 23 million transactions amounting to almost $7 billion. That’s a 91% increase from the prior year […].

Don’t look to America for innovation

Chris Skinner

I recently wrote this piece for Raconteur’s Sunday Times supplement, and thought it might interest The Finanser’s readers: ‘When we in the West look to America for innovation, we are looking the wrong way’ I often talk about the world of change we are going through and how Europe and America are … The post Don’t look to America for innovation appeared first on Chris Skinner's blog.

Bank Of America Sees Personalized Video As Key To Rewards-Program Loyalty

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When Bank of America Rewards Executive John Sellers glanced at his in-house numbers over the last year, the evidence was plain to see. What Bank of America has seen over the few years of integrating video into its digital customer journey is that it’s increasingly able to deliver on all three.

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Bank Of America CEO: Stimulus Package Is Coming Together

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The CEO of Bank of America said the impact of the $2.2 In an interview on CNBC’s “Closing Bell,” on Friday (May 1) Bank of America CEO Brian Moynihan said the combined elements of the CARES Act are coming together to jumpstart the economy.

ATMs, Credit Unions: Collaboration Breeds Innovation

ATM Marketplace

Andrew Ryan, vice president, FI dealer channel, Hyosung America and Terry Pierce, director, product management, Co-Op Financial Services share insight on ATMs, credit unions and the future for both

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Bank of America Merrill Lynch’s API Gateway Seeks to Connect EMEA Clients with Fintechs

Bank Innovation

EXCLUSIVE- Echoing the mandate of PSD2, Bank of America Merrill Lynch today unveiled an API gateway that seeks to connect its commercial clients to fintechs and other third-party vendors. Bank of America Merrill Lynch […]. Commerce Compliance Corporate Exclusive Open Fintech Payments APIs open banking Bank of America fintech Merrill Lynch Open API

Bank of America Back on Windows

Bank Innovation

After a yearlong absence, Bank of America’s mobile app is now available on Windows mobile devices. Innovations Mobile Online app Bank of America Microsoft Windows Windows 10BofA announced last year that starting “early” March 2015 it will no longer support its mobile app on Windows 10 Mobile, Windows Phone 8.1, and Windows Phone 8 mobile devices, suggesting customers access their accounts online. The app Read More.