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November 2012 

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Build Security, Build Customer Loyalty
By Michael Scheibach, Executive Editor, BankNews

Michael In our world of multichannel banking, including mobile payments and mobile check deposit, consumers and businesses alike are increasingly concerned about security, and rightfully so. Guardian Analytics just released its 2012 Business Banking Trust Study of 1,000 small to mid-sized businesses and found that nearly 75 percent of respondents have experienced online fraud; More than 50 percent have been hit in the past 12 months. Read more>>
Wood & Huston Bank Upgrades Services for the Community of Slater, Mo.
Grounded in a long tradition of adapting and adopting new technologies to deliver quality, banking services, Wood & Huston Bank is now positioned to better serve the banking needs of the people of Slater, Mo., and do so in a high-tech/high-touch way. Read more>>

ICBA Tech Survey: More Community Banks Offer Mobile Banking  

Community banks have moved ahead with adopting mobile banking technology but remain concerned with regulatory impediments, according to the Independent Community Bankers of America's 2012 Community Bank Technology Survey. More than twice as many community banks offer mobile banking to their customers (37 percent) than two years ago, the survey found. Another 44 percent plan to offer the service in the next 24 months. Read more>>
Avenue Code to Offer Software for Wireless ATM Withdrawals From Mobile Devices
Significant transformation is occurring within the tech sector and financial institutions. In 2012, we saw mobile used in banking more than ever before. From applications that allow for deposits of checks via a mobile device, to gift cards being redeemed with a cell phone, mBanking is shaping up to be the next big innovation within the world of personal finance. Read more>>
DeviceFidelity and TransCard to Offer Mobile Prepaid Program
DeviceFidelity and TransCard have announced a strategic alliance to deliver a comprehensive mobile Prepaid MasterCard® offering that will enable financial institutions, retailers, program managers and mobile network operators to market their own branded mobile payment service. The innovative features available in this customizable program easily allow early adopters to leapfrog their competition. Read more>>

Mobile Banking Continues to Grow in Canada

The Canadian Bankers Association has released the results of its latest study on how Canadians bank, which explores the role that modern technologies are playing in consumer banking. The results reveal that Canadians continue to embrace new approaches to banking and see these innovations as adding value to their daily banking. Going forward, the research suggests change will continue, driven by the convenience of the Internet, and led by younger generations who tend to be the first adapters. Read more>>

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