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Exclusive: Banking apps aren’t killing the banks

We’ve just had the results of the latest survey from our friends at One Point Global that we are keen to share with you. The purpose of the survey was to find out if people had stopped visiting bank branches.  Considering the growth in mobile banking and predictions that mobile banking will have overtaken all […]

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Paying bills should be as easy as taking a photo

Just getting in touch with some mobile payment news from IT services company Virtusa.  They’ve recently launched an app that enables customers to pay a bill simply by taking a photo – love it! Recent research from the British Bankers’ Association (BBA) found that bank branch use is falling by 6% as customers embrace digital advances. […]

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Gemalto study finds young people love mobile banking

It’s no surprise that the younger generation are keen users of mobile banking, considering the benefits it offers and the prevalence of smartphones among the age group. Gemalto recently conducted a study (“An international study of youth attitudes to banking and online banking services.”) to find out more, polling more than a thousand people aged 16-24 using online […]

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Mobile is the new banking branch

Not so long ago, banking meant visiting your nearest branch at inconvenient hours and waiting in line to carry out a transaction. Even with the advent of Internet banking, the majority of transactions still took place outside banking hours, before work or at home. Today, smartphones and personal banking apps have revolutionised the way people […]

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Mobile banking user experience needs to evolve

A huge number of people in the UK use mobile banking apps for their everyday banking needs. In fact, for some people, a mobile phone is their first and only point of contact they have with their bank. As mobile banking becomes increasingly popular, the apps offered by the UK’s banks are slowly adding more features and providing a better […]