Amazon gives consumers a new way to pay, and sets Venmo's parent PayPal up to siphon even more payments away from credit card providers.
The mobile wallet war is one challenge. The shift to P2P and rapid growth of buy now, pay later are two more that directly impact revenue.
The data aggregator launched an accounts-based payments ecosystem with the potential to sharply impact both bank revenues and card networks.
'CBDCs' would enable the fastest payments yet, but under some scenarios banking's role would be reduced significantly.
Financial marketers ramp up campaigns to capture holiday spend in a season that is all about cash rewards. But BNPL looms large.
These unconventional growth strategies will increasingly replace historically reliable approaches like retail branches or buying banks.
As financial institutions pile on the BNPL bandwagon, Fitch Ratings issues warnings about the potential consequences of this trendy product.
Financial institutions can't approach the generation that's growing up with BNPL and likes debit cards the same way as Millennials.
BNPL use is surging, but card issuers can win by delivering digital journeys that engage and delight cardholders.
Customers increasingly seek a frictionless experience. This growing demand has sparked the launch of one-stop financial ‘super apps’.
Buy now, pay later is revolutionizing the marketplace — for both financial and non-financial firms. How can BNPL be a win-win solution for everyone involved? PayPal's vice president of global pay later products Greg Lisiewski has the answer.
Mastercard's entry into the BNPL fray, following Square, Goldman and others, could alter the dynamics of what has been a fintech playground.
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No retail banking player can ignore BNPL. But five realities – impacting both consumers and institutions – could determine your involvement.
'BaaS' is redefining when and where all types of companies provide financial services. There are huge implications for legacy institutions.
A more dynamic era driven by customer preferences and technology is bringing the card business up to speed.
The fast-growing BNPL market, popular with Millennials and dominated by fintechs, is already siphoning billions in revenue from banks.
Banking organizations must find ways to improve consumer experiences by participating in embedded financial opportunities with third-parties.
Financial institutions seeking to capitalize on a borrowing surge face headwinds from fresh rewards offers and novel installment plans.
New data and shifting consumer payments preferences highlight key vulnerabilities that could make the product obsolete 'within a generation.'
A battle of titans is building between Apple and Google over the future of banking. At stake are data and checking account revenue.
Fintech innovations continue to transform every aspect of banking. Here are eight ways fintechs are forcing traditional banks to adapt.
The short answer: They want it all. But while change continues rapidly in the key payments arena, even their traditional methods hang on.
Software aside, your optimization strategy could be losing you money. But, with the right goals as your strategic foundation, your ROI will trend upward.