Digital Banking Research

Leverage digital capabilities to improve customer experience and engagement

The digital world doesn’t stand still – neither does Javelin Strategy & Research. Our Digital Banking team constantly monitors the impact of market trends and emerging technologies on financial institutions and solution providers. Javelin offers two separate but related digital banking practices: Digital Strategy & Experience and Mobile & Online Banking.

Several large banks have shuttered their mobile wallets in the past year, and the landscape has shifted significantly. The most recent news comes from Wells Fargo, which next month will eliminate the contactless payment functionality built into...
Less than a year after Finn’s nationwide release in June 2018, Chase announced that it would retire its millennial-focused app in August.  Many in the press and the Twitterverse painted Finn as a failure because it didn’t gain significant...
This report explores the opportunity available to banks, credit unions, and digital banking vendors to develop a solution targeted at this segment and outlines the leading digital features that would constitute such an offering.
Javelin’s 2019 Mobile Banking Scorecard shines a bright light on a growing dichotomy between the best apps in the U.S. and the homogenous majority. Most of the mobile banking apps from the 25 largest banks in the country nail the basic transactional...
Javelin’s fourth annual Online Banking Scorecard evaluates 25 top U.S. financial institutions with an eye toward features that will make it easier to manage banking chores, improve financial wellness, increase digital engagement, and position a bank...
This report explores the variety of opportunities available to innovative banks and third-party providers to help small-business clients by incorporating cash-flow analysis and projection into digital solutions.

Silicon Valley Takes on Business Banking

Javelin Report
April 30, 2019
Since 2011, Javelin has tracked consumers' perceptions of the "Gang of Five" – Apple, Google, Amazon, PayPal, and Facebook – and how these technology firms compare with banks in terms of trust, innovation, and partnership in the success of their...

Maximizing Digital Onboarding Efficiency

Javelin Report
April 11, 2019
Banks have invested heavily to create seamless account-opening flows that move across lines of business and digital channels. Such efforts have dramatically reduced abandonment and lifted the percentage of new accounts opened through digital...
This case study of Wells Fargo's Control Tower demonstrates an early attempt at empowering consumers to (1) know where and how their financial information is being used in and outside digital banking, and (2) manage access to that information, in...

Better Mobile Banking Comes Before 5G 

Javelin Report
March 25, 2019
5G is the next generation of cellular technology, an ultra-high-speed wireless standard that will, in theory, offer mobile data speeds of up to an order of magnitude faster than today’s fastest connections and virtually instantaneous response times...

Contact Us

We are always here to help you

What We Offer

Strategy-plan-marketing-vision-innovation

 

Our analysts can help with your advisory and consulting needs. Javelin delivers.