AmericanBanker - Mark Schwanhausser, Director of Omnichannel Financial Services at Javelin Strategy & Research, said the fewer steps it takes to save money, the more likely consumers are to do so. "If it makes a lifelong savings habit as easy as finding [loose change] in sofa cushions, Wouldn't that be a good thing?"Read More
Banking Exchange - “Mobile banking features can encourage customers to switch to a new banking relationship,” says Mary Monahan, Director of Mobile at Javelin Strategy & Research. “Banks that hope to capture the loyalty of these mobile bankers need to wisely invest in mobile banking technology for the future, such as instant balance viewing (before entering credentials), mobile photo bill pay, mobile P2P transfers, and support for mobile banking enrollment through a mobile device.”Read More
The Street - Exactly what Google acquired with Softcard acquisition is unknown, as is the purchase price. "They probably got it at a fire-sale price,” said Nick Holland, an analyst at Javelin Strategy & Research who focuses on mobile. Holland added that Google may have wanted Softcard just to keep it out of the arms of other possible suitors.Read More
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