Article Archive: Mobile Channel


Consumers can make payments via email, phone and Facebook with Commonwealth Bank's revolutionary new mobile app dubbed "Kaching." Does this signal the death of credit. Read More

Cool App: ATM Finder with Augmented Reality

If there are more than 300,000 ATMs in the U.S., why is it that you can never seem to find one when you need it? Addison Avenue FCU thinks it has the answer with its free iPhone ATM locator. Using augmented reality technology, the credit union’s application lets iPhone users can their phones in any. Read More

Banc Sabadell: First in Europe with iPad app

Subscribe to The Financial Brand via email for FREE! The iPad hasn’t yet launched in Spain, but that hasn’t stopped Banc Sabadell from getting an early jump on launching its own iPad app. The bank says it will be the first financial institution in Europe and among the first worldwide to offer an iPad-specific banking. Read More

TD Releases Free App for iPhone, iPod Touch

Subscribe to The Financial Brand via email for FREE!TD’s free mobile application allows personal and small business customers to bank from iPhones and iPod touches, Apple’s two most popular mobile devices. Insurance and wealth management clients can also use the app to connect with TD to perform a variety of inquiries. Update: As of June. Read More

More Credit Unions Move on Mobile Banking

Subscribe to The Financial Brand via email for FREE!“Banks have no choice but to roll out this platform.” – Steve Bacastow, Dove Consulting Research firm Gartner predicts U.S. banks will start shutting down full-service mobile-banking in the next two years. Few readers of American Banker agree with Gartner, saying, “Gartner missed the boat on this. Read More